Anger, violence, heartbreak – all for India-Pakistan match ticket

Kolkata, March 18 : Angry demonstrations, ransacking of a makeshift counter for issuing tickets to members – the iconic Eden Gardens ground is witnessing unprecedented scenes, with fans willing to purchase tickets at even 20 times the printed price to watch Saturday’s India-Pakistan World Twenty20 match. Tickets priced at Rs.500 – the lowest denomination – […]

New Zealand beat Australia to win second straight World T20 match

Dharamsala, March 18 : New Zealand won their second consecutive match of the World Twenty20 after beating Australia by eight runs in a group phase clash here on Friday. New Zealand sored 142/8 after winning the toss and taking first strike and then restricted their opponents to 134/9 at the HPCA Stadium. The Kiwis beat […]

Knee injury rules Sri Lanka’s Malinga out of World T20

Kolkata, March 18 : Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Twenty20 after failing to recover from a knee injury. Malinga, 32, missed Thursday’s win over Afghanistan and will return home on Friday. “Sri Lanka team management on tour have observed that Malinga who’s niggling injury […]

Indian women favourites against Pakistan in World T20

New Delhi, March 18 : In-form Indian women will look to registering their second win in as many matches when they face Pakistan in a World Twenty20 match at the Ferozeshah Kotla here on Saturday. Unlike their male counterparts, there isn’t as much history between Indian and Pakistan women and that’s why it hasn’t created […]

Pakistan eager to change WC record against ‘under pressure’ India: Waqar

Kolkata, March 18 : Sounding the war bugle ahead of their high-voltage clash with India at the Eden Gardens here, Pakistan coach Waqar Younis on Friday said India are under tremendous pressure and exuded confidence about Pakistan rewriting their record of not beating their arch-rivals in a World Cup contest. India are in danger of […]