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T20 World Cup: Unpredictable Pakistan aim for 'third time lucky'

Pakistan are placed alongside India, co-hosts United States, Canada and Ireland in Group A. The top two teams will qualify for the next round of Super Eight, to be held in the West Indies with the final in Barbados on June 29.

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Tigers hope for form reversal 

Bangladesh will take on the USA in their first World Cup warm-up match at Grand Prairie Stadium in Dallas on Tuesday, hoping for a drastic turnaround in form following their series loss against the same opposition in Houston.

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Walls closing in on captain Shanto

Najmul Hossain Shanto, the current Bangladesh captain in all three formats, is feeling that pressure right now. His struggles with the bat in T20Is are as clear as daylight. In his last 10 outings in the format, Shanto has scored just 189 runs at a strike rate of a little over 102.

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Jacks thankful for Kohli influence ahead of T20 World Cup

Jacks' England career currently consists of a mere two Tests, seven one-day internationals and 12 T20Is.

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T20 World Cup 2024: Get to know teams via interesting facts

Except for the Netherlands, no team have managed to hit 15 sixes in a T20 World Cup match.

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Rauf says injury lay-off a 'blessing in disguise'

The 30-year-old fast bowler made an encouraging return to competitive cricket.

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Buttler set to miss 3rd T20 against Pakistan

The 33-year-old England captain struck a match-winning 84 as the hosts took a 1-0 lead in the rain-affected four-game series with a 23-run win in Birmingham on Saturday.

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T20 World Cup group-stage preview: India

India enter the T20 World Cup with a burning desire to shatter their streak of near misses in world events, having come agonisingly close in recent tournaments only to falter at the final hurdle

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T20 World Cup 2024: Get to know teams via interesting facts

The Himalayan nation holds a few all-time T20I records.

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Kolkata thrash Hyderabad to win third IPL title

Fast bowler Mitchell Starc returned figures of 2-14 to help Kolkata Knight Riders thrash Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets to clinch their third IPL title in the Sunday final.

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KKR bundle SRH out for lowest IPL final total

Kolkata Knight Riders started the Indian Premier League 2024 final in roaring fashion as they bundled out Sunrisers Hyderabad for 113, the lowest total in an IPL final, at the Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai today.

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ICC T20 WC: West Indies replace injured Holder with McCoy

Holder sustained his injury during the County Championship 2024 and will require a recovery period that has effectively ruled him out of the tournament.

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Marufa hattrick goes in vain

Bangladesh pace star Marufa Akter bagged a last-over hattrick in the women's Dhaka Premier League for BKSP against Mohammedan Sporting today but it was not enough to win the game as the table toppers roped to a 72-run win at BKSP ground four.

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Hridoy wants Bangladesh to play 'at least the semifinal of T20 WC'

“To tell you the truth, I don’t want to see anything beside my name. I want results for my team. It’s a team game. I will obviously try my best for my team. I want my team to play the semifinal at the very least,” Hridoy said in the video. 

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No favourites in T20 WC: Law exudes confidence after series win against Bangladesh

As the series win was locked, USA rested key players – captain Monank Patel, opener Steven Taylor, all-rounder Harmeet Singh and fast bowler Ali Khan – to put their bench to the test with the T20 World Cup fast approaching.

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T20 World Cup: Get to know the captains via interesting facts

The ninth edition of the ICC men's T20 World Cup kicks off on June 1, with Canada facing co-hosts USA in Dallas. As the cricketing world gears up for another thrilling event, let's delve into some interesting facts about the captains of the 20 participants -- this time, focusing on Pakistan's Babar Azam. 

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Sunday cricket an escape for migrant workers in Lebanon

In a Beirut car park, migrant workers cheer as their teams face off in a cricket tournament, a moment of respite in crisis-hit Lebanon, where working conditions are often tough.

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We finished on a high note: Shanto

Najmul Hossain Shanto, the Bangladesh captain was pleased with the way his team had responded to the two losses in the week.

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