Coronavirus Outbreak: Decision to hold Asia Cup T20 deferred by Asian Cricket Council; Sri Lanka offers to host event
The Asia Cup is scheduled in September and while it is Pakistan Cricket Board's turn to host, it will be shifted to another country, if it happens.
PCB chief Ehsan Mani endorses BCCI counterpart Sourav Ganguly’s proposal of hosting Asia Cup at neutral venue
Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ehsan Mani on Saturday said the Asia Cup T20 later this year will be held at a neutral venue, virtually endorsing BCCI President Sourav Ganguly's statement that the tournament will be held in Dubai.
If MS Dhoni makes it to the T20 squad sometime this year, he might be re-inducted on a pro-rata basis even though chances of that are remote.
PCB rubbishes talk of Pakistan cricketers being ignored by BCB for 'Asia XI vs World XI' T20 games in Bangladesh
The official said that the ACC and BCB had informed them that shifting the dates was not possible due to broadcasting commitments and the international calendar
India bowled out minnows Nepal for the lowest ever total of 21 runs to notch up a resounding 99-run win in a Women's Asia Cup T20 tournament match in Bangkok on Friday.
Sri Lanka pace spearhead Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of the ongoing Indian Premier League after his franchise, Mumbai Indians' medical team found him unifit for at least another four months beacuse of an recurring knee injury.
'Return of Dhoni's powerful finishing': Twitter reacts to India's thumping Asia Cup win over Bangladesh
India thrashed Bangladesh in thumping style with eight wickets and seven balls to spare, lifting the Asia Cup for the sixth time in the tournament's history.
When the morphed image of Taskin-Dhoni -- exactly replicating a beheading replete with rage -- popped up on my FB screen, my first reaction was one of nausea and anger.
Live scores and updates of Asia Cup final between India and Bangladesh.
The former Pakistan spinner said that the Pakistani batting greats would be able to communicate with the young players better than foreign coaches.
Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi the bowlers did superbly, and that the batsmen failed to put up a good total on the board.
Live updates from the India vs Sri Lanka match in Asia Cup
Asia Cup, India vs Sri Lanka: Injury worries for both sides ahead of must-win Asia Cup match for Lankans
Despite injuries, India have the edge against Sri Lanka, whom they beat 2-1 in a recent home series.
Here is a team of eleven interesting Twitter accounts to follow for all the live updates, cool stats and behind the scenes commentary:
'If only Pakistan had a Kohli and India had an Amir': Twitter reacts to Amir's fiery spell in Asia Cup
Mohammad Amir bowled a spell of a lifetime to reduce India to 8/3 while chasing a lowly target of 84, before Virat Kohli took the game away.
Not a single six in the entire match! Statistical highlights of India vs Pakistan low-scoring thriller
India chased the lowly 84-run target set by Pakistan with five wickets and 27 balls to spare, topping the points table so far in the Asia Cup 2016.
The 34-year-old Dhoni had called time on his Test career in the middle of the away series against Australia in December 2014.
Waqar said the experience of playing in two major events before big crowds would help in the development of the younger players.
India's World T20 and Asia Cup squad: No major surprises as Shami, Negi are included; Pandey misses out
Manish Pandey and Bhuvneshwar Kumar were left out of the Asia Cup and World T20 squads while Mohammed Shami made a comeback as the BCCI announced the squads selected by the selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil on Friday in Delhi. Other than that, there were no major surprises as Dhoni had hinted after the Australia T20 series.
Would have liked to see Manish over an extra bowler: Ayaz Memon analyses Dhoni's squad for World T20
I would have liked to see Manish in the squad as an extra batsman, even if it is just in the 15-man team and not the playing XI, and not the extra bowlers we have got now, Ayaz Memon told Firstpost