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Kane Williamson and Tim Southee of New Zealand train during a New Zealand nets session at Hagley Oval on February 19, 2016 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

ICC World T20 Team Preview: Aggressive New Zealand side a major threat to reach the final

ICC World T20 Team Preview: Aggressive New Zealand side a major threat to reach the final

New Zealand took last year’s World Cup by storm on their way to the final and will be fancied to do something similar in this competition. Led by former captain Brendan McCullum, they have crafted a brand of ultra aggressive batting that heaps pressure on their opponents and back it up with quality bowling and

Virat Kohli of India bats during the International Twenty20 match between Australia and India at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 31, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

ICC World T20 Preview: India

Host side India have to be considered early tournament favourites given the combination of home advantage and their pedigree in the shortest format of the game. A great recent record sees them currently sit 1st in the world rankings, while partizan home crowds and familiar pitches only add to the sense that this is their

George Dockrell batting during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between Ireland and India at Seddon Park on March 10, 2015 in Hamilton, New Zealand.

ICC World T20 Day Two: Bangladesh primed to start with a victory

The second day of the ICC World T20 sees the four teams from Group A start their tournament. Bangladesh are the favourites to come out of this group, but Ireland’s pedigree in international tournaments means they can’t be written off. Formerly an afterthought in major tournaments Bangladesh have come along way in international cricket over

CPL Final Preview: Barbados Tridents v T&T Red Steel

The final of CPL 2015 is here. Which players could make the biggest difference to your fantasy teams in tonight’s match? Play in tonight’s $1,000 Daily Fantasy CPL final on After nearly six weeks of Caribbean carnival atmosphere and some spectacular cricket the biggest party in sport, CPL 2015, will come to a close

Dwayne Bravo of Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel celebrates dismissing another batsmen during the Caribbean Premier League match with Guyana Amazon Warriors.

CPL Match Preview: Trinidad v Guyana

The top four may have been decided, but there’s still plenty up for grabs, and both Guyana Amazon Warriors and Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel will be determined to claim victory tonight.  At the halfway point of the group neither side looked likely to reach the semi-finals, but both have rallied to secure their place

Guyana Amazon Warriors – Player Performance CPL 2015

Guyana Amazon Warriors have qualified for the knockout stages of the competition. Which players have been most responsible for their success? Sunil Narine: Narine has done little to disprove his reputation as one of T20 cricket’s premier bowlers, picking up 12 wickets at an average of 12.75. After a trying time of it in the IPL,

Jaques Kallis of the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel in action during CPL 2015.

T & T Red Steel – Player Performance CPL 2015

Led by captain Dwayne Bravo, the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel have made it to the playoffs in this year’s CPL tournament. Which players are aiding the cause? Dwayne Bravo: Another two wickets last night cemented Bravo’s position as the tournament’s leading wicket taker with 19. He also showcased his batting skills with an unbeaten 49.