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Inzamam-ul-Haq says questions will be raised if IPL is held in place of T20 World Cup
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Inzamam-ul-Haq says questions will be raised if IPL is held in place of T20 World Cup

The ICC is yet to decide the fate of the T20 World Cup in Australia which is scheduled to take place from 18 October to 15 November.

'There's no rush to make a decision': Australia pacer Kane Richardson backs ICC's decision to defer verdict on T20 World Cup
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'There's no rush to make a decision': Australia pacer Kane Richardson backs ICC's decision to defer verdict on T20 World Cup

Australia pacer Kane Richardson on Thursday backed the International Cricket Committee (ICC) for deferring the decision on the fate of this year''s T20 World Cup, saying it was important to give as much time possible to take make the right call.

IPL 2020: BCCI has every right to hold tournament if T20 World Cup is postponed, says Michael Holding
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IPL 2020: BCCI has every right to hold tournament if T20 World Cup is postponed, says Michael Holding

West Indies pace legend Michael Holding feels the BCCI has every right to hold the Indian Premier League later this year if the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia is postponed.

Wasim Akram says ICC should wait for a suitable time to host T20 World Cup
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Wasim Akram says ICC should wait for a suitable time to host T20 World Cup

Pakistan pace legend Wasim Akram cannot visualise a T20 World Cup happening behind closed doors and believes the ICC should wait for a "suitable time" to host the big-ticket event after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Kiren Rijiju says India not in position to host any international event in immediate future
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Kiren Rijiju says India not in position to host any international event in immediate future

Rijiju's statement gain greater significance in the context of the suspended IPL, which the BCCI wants to host in October-November in case the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia is postponed.

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor says T20 World Cup's likely postponement will open door for IPL
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Former Australia captain Mark Taylor says T20 World Cup's likely postponement will open door for IPL

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor feels eventually this year's ICC T20 World Cup would be postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, opening the doors for BCCI to host lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) in that time slot.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia batsman Chris Lynn feels hosting T20 World Cup could be a 'logistical nightmare'
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia batsman Chris Lynn feels hosting T20 World Cup could be a 'logistical nightmare'

Hard-hitting Australian batsman Chris Lynn has poured cold water on the nation’s hopes of hosting the Twenty20 World Cup in October and November, saying it would be a logistical nightmare due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Rohit Sharma feels India should be able to win two out of the three upcoming World Cups
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Rohit Sharma feels India should be able to win two out of the three upcoming World Cups

India limited overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma wants his team to win at least two out of the next three World Cups and says the management is making a conscious effort to give young players adequate chances to prove themselves.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia captain Aaron Finch says he is prepared for postponement of T20 World Cup
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia captain Aaron Finch says he is prepared for postponement of T20 World Cup

Australia's limited-overs captain Aaron Finch feels the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic might lead to a postponement of this year's T20 World Cup by up to three months.

T20 World Cup could be pushed to 2021 with IPL taking its slot, says Kolkata Knight Riders coach Brendon McCullum
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T20 World Cup could be pushed to 2021 with IPL taking its slot, says Kolkata Knight Riders coach Brendon McCullum

Coronavirus pandemic has halted all global sporting activities, jeopardising the 2020 T20 World Cup, scheduled in Australia from 18 October and also "indefinitely" suspending the IPL

India-Australia can swap hosting T20 World Cup in 2020 and 2021, suggests Sunil Gavaskar
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India-Australia can swap hosting T20 World Cup in 2020 and 2021, suggests Sunil Gavaskar

'Australia has barred foreigners from entering the country till 30 September. The T20 World Cup starts mid-October so it is looking difficult at the moment,' said Gavaskar.

Coronavirus Outbreak: ICC 'exploring all options' of staging T20I World Cup, says will take decision at appropriate time
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Coronavirus Outbreak: ICC 'exploring all options' of staging T20I World Cup, says will take decision at appropriate time

The T20 World Cup is scheduled to be held in Australia from 18 October to 15 November but with all sporting events either postponed or cancelled due to the global health crisis, the fate of the tournament remains uncertain.

Former Australia captain Allan Border says he 'cannot imagine' T20 World Cup being held at empty stadiums
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Former Australia captain Allan Border says he 'cannot imagine' T20 World Cup being held at empty stadiums

The idea of playing in empty stadiums to give cricket-starved fans live action on television has found some backing but the 64-year-old Border is not a fan of the concept, especially for a World Cup.

Coronavirus Outbreak: ICC to hold video conference on 27 March to discuss future course of actions
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Coronavirus Outbreak: ICC to hold video conference on 27 March to discuss future course of actions

One ICC Board member made it clear that no decision will be taken during Friday's video conference

Jonty Rhodes says AB de Villiers' return might hurt a few players but feels South Africa should do 'anything' to win T20 World Cup
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Jonty Rhodes says AB de Villiers' return might hurt a few players but feels South Africa should do 'anything' to win T20 World Cup

The 36-year-old de Villiers hasn't played international cricket for nearly two years, having announced his retirement in May 2018. It was later revealed that he made an offer to play the 50-over World Cup last year, but was turned down by the national selectors.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Harmanpreet Kaur says India cannot depend on a couple of players alone to win maiden title
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Harmanpreet Kaur says India cannot depend on a couple of players alone to win maiden title

The Indian women's cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur on Thursday said her side will target consistent collective efforts instead of relying on just a couple of players to deliver the goods when it takes on Australia in the T20 World Cup in Sydney on Friday.

South Africa vs Australia: Michael Hussey lauds 'focused and driven' Aussies, says he expects a tough challenge in T20Is
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South Africa vs Australia: Michael Hussey lauds 'focused and driven' Aussies, says he expects a tough challenge in T20Is

Hussey is in South Africa with the touring Australian side as they prepare for the start of the three-match Twenty20 International series in Johannesburg on Friday.

Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq outlines selection policy and plans for next six months after appearing before Board of Governors
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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq outlines selection policy and plans for next six months after appearing before Board of Governors

Misbah was asked to attend the Board of Governors meeting in person to respond to the queries and concerns of some of the members who are unhappy with the performance of the national since the former Pakistan captain took charge in September.

South Africa vs England: 'Hungry' Eoin Morgan says he wants to focus on upcoming T20 World Cup as England eye success in shortest format
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South Africa vs England: 'Hungry' Eoin Morgan says he wants to focus on upcoming T20 World Cup as England eye success in shortest format

England captain Eoin Morgan says the hunger to lift trophies has not diminished in the wake of the his side’s 2019 World Cup triumph and has his eyes set on more silverware in the shortest form of the game in the coming years.

Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Recalled Mohammad Hafeez hopes to use matches as audition for T20 World Cup before retiring
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Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Recalled Mohammad Hafeez hopes to use matches as audition for T20 World Cup before retiring

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez regards the home series against Bangladesh next week as an audition for the Twenty20 World Cup squad before he exits international cricket.