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  • National T20 Cup assumes greater importance for Pakistan’s World Cup preparations

    LAHORE: With New Zealand’s last-minute abandonment of their series against Pakistan followed by England calling off their tour next month, the national team’s cricketers will now fine-tune their preparations for the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup at the National T20 Cup, which has been shifted from Multan to Rawalpindi...

    “The event starting later this week has become even more important and critical as members of the Pakistan squad for...

  • Australia primed to end T20 World Cup jinx, says Gilchrist

    MUMBAI: The Twenty20 World Cup is the only major piece of silverware missing from Australia’s trophy cabinet but the hosts are gearing up perfectly to end the drought next year, former wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist has said...

    Australia are the most successful side in the 50-over World Cup with five titles but are yet to taste success in the shortest format’s showpiece event, which has been held six times since its inaugural edition in...

  • India stun Australia in women's T20 World Cup opener

    SYDNEY: Leg-spinner Poonam Yadav bowled India to an upset 17-run win over defending champions Australia in the opening game of the women’s Twenty20 World Cup in Sydney on Friday...

    Lanning’s team, four-time World Cup winners, were rarely tested through the second half of 2019 when they whitewashed an injury-ravaged West Indies and a developing Sri Lanka team in the short format...

  • Dominant Australia crush India to win fifth T20 World Cup

    A rampant Australia emphatically swept to their fifth women's Twenty20 World Cup title on Sunday, crushing India by 85 runs in front of more than 86,000 fans at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia...

    Alyssa Healy smashed a quick-fire 75 and Beth Mooney an unbeaten 78 as the defending champions plundered an ominous 184 for four — the highest score ever in a women's T20 final...

  • ‘Something special’, Australia celebrate fifth women’s T20 World Cup title

    MELBOURNE: Alyssa Healy said she hoped the Women’s T20 World Cup final would be a game-changer for her sport as the Australia team celebrated their fifth title and a record-breaking final at a ceremony in the centre of Melbourne on Monday...

    Australia thrashed India by 85 runs in front of 86,174 fans at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in a final played on International Women’s Day...

  • Australia to host T20 World Cup in 2022, women’s WC put off

    DUBAI: Australia will host this year’s postponed Twenty20 World Cup in 2022 with India retaining their tournament next year, the sport’s governing International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Friday...

    The ICC also confirmed the women’s 50-over World Cup that was scheduled to be held in New Zealand in February-March next year has been postponed to 2022 following the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic...

  • Australia, New Zealand seek history in T20 World Cup final

    Kane Williamson's New Zealand eye a second global crown in a single year when they take on Australia at the Twenty20 World Cup final that will witness a new winner on Sunday...

    New Zealand and Australia renew their trans-Tasman rivalry in Dubai as both teams look to clinch their maiden world title in the shortest format...

  • Seven venues confirmed for T20 World Cup 2022 in Australia

    Next year's Twenty20 World Cup will be held across seven venues in Australia, officials confirmed on Tuesday, with Sri Lanka and the West Indies forced to play for a place in the Super 12...

    “Following the success of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup in 2020 [in Australia] and a two-year postponement, our sights are now firmly set on planning for the 2022 event,” said International Cricket Council head of events Chris Tetley...

  • Australia unveil marathon summer around T20 World Cup defence

    SYDNEY: Cricket Australia unveiled a bumper home fixture list on Monday with eight bilateral men’s series against five different opponents either side of their defence of the T20 World Cup...

    The marathon five-month schedule starting in August will thrust the Australian men’s team into at least 27 games in front of home supporters rising to 29 if they reach the T20 World Cup final in Melbourne on November 13...

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