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  • Pak, Azhar under fire

    The Pakistan cricket team have been facing criticism from all corners after their 169-run defeat to England at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

  • 'We now have a base for T20s'

    Despite ending their ICC World Twenty20 campaign on a rather sour note in Kolkata -- the Tigers were bundled out for 70 by New Zealand, their lowest ever T20I score -- Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza believes that the team had made immense progress in T20 cricket in the last three months.

  • Rising Tigers primed for World T20

    It would be a lie if one were to say that defeat to India in the final of the Asia Cup did not hurt the Tigers at all. However, that they reached the final will be a confidence boost ahead of the ICC World Twenty20 in India, where they reached yesterday to take part in the qualifying round.

  • Rohit punishes Tigers

    A sublime innings by a fortunate Rohit Sharma condemned Bangladesh to a 45-run loss in the Asia Cup T20 in Mirpur last night. It might have been different as the normally T20-reticent Tigers sprang off the blocks with their pacers, who responded brilliantly on a green pitch at Mirpur in the opener to

  • Travelling Man Utd fans berate players

    Manchester United's travelling supporters make their feelings clear after watching their side's embarrassing 2-1 Europa League defeat to FC Midtjylland.

  • Heavy defeat despite heavy ballot-stuffing

    He moved heaven and earth to win it.

  • Samuels reported over bowling action

    West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels has been reported for bowling with a suspect action for the third time in his career.

  • Dunga’s men defeat Venezuela on Willian double

    Two goals from Willian helped Brazil secure a 3-1 victory over Venezuela in World Cup qualifying.

  • Argentina fold without Kun and Messi

    Argentina were below-par all evening and finally slumped to a 2-0 defeat against Ecuador in Buenos Aires, as the absences of Messi and Aguero were felt keenly up-front.