Ambrose has had great influence on us: Windies all-rounder Braithwaite

Kolkata, March 8 : West Indies all-rounder Carlos Braithwaite on Tuesday said bowling coach and legendary pacer Curtly Ambrose has had a huge influence on the Caribbean cricket side. “Ambrose has been influential, you see he is a legend. Now it is up to us to find out his thought process, so far it has […]

Difficult to replace Pollard, Narine: West Indies skipper Sammy

Kolkata, March 8 : West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes it will be difficult to replace the likes of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard who are not going to be part of the side in the Twenty 20 World Cup cricket tournament. Spinner Narine has been reported for a suspected bowling action and has not […]

Bangladesh cricket team arrives in Dharamsala for World T20

Dharamsala, March 8 : Riding high on a rousing campaign in the Asia Cup, the Bangladesh cricket team has reached the city of Dharamsala to play the World T20 tournament. They will play against the Netherlands in their opening match of the first round on Wednesday, which is essentially a qualifying round for the Super […]

Satisfied with Eden’s security arrangements: Kolkata Police

Kolkata, March 7 : The top brass of the city police inspected the Eden Gardens ground on Monday and were “satisfied” with the security arrangements put in place for the World Twenty20 cricket tournament. Led by city police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, the officers inspected the ground, two dressing rooms, the entry gates for the teams […]

ICC trying to ensure co-existence of all three formats: Richardson

New Delhi, March 7 : The growing popularity of Twenty20 cricket has thrown the future of Test cricket in doubt, but International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Dave Richardson said on Monday that the game’s world governing body is trying to ensure that all three formats co-exist. The mushrooming of a plethora of Twenty20 leagues […]

India have strong chance to win World T20: Sehwag

New Delhi, March 7 : Former swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag said on Monday that India have a good chance of winning the World Twenty20 championship which starts on Tuesday. “India has 99 percent chances of winning the T20 World Cup. I say this because India today has one of world’s best batting and bowling line […]