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‘It was special’: Saurabh Netravalkar’s heartwarming reunion with Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav after T20 World Cup match | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India-born American medium pacer Saurabh Netravalkar had a heartwarming reunion with Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav after the game in New York. Netravalkar, who has been performing exceptionally well in the ongoing T20 World Cup, shared a special moment with his old Mumbai companions, reminiscing about their past playing days together.T20 World Cup Schedule | Points Table"It was special. We were remembering old times because we played since childhood in U-15, U-17. It felt like we carried on from where we left off. Jokes from those times, casual conversations, and dressing room banter," Netravalkar was quoted as saying by PTI in a post-match media interaction.Having played with Rohit Sharma in Mumbai, Netravalkar also had a chat with the Indian skipper. Reflecting on the i...
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Pakistan’s fate at T20 World Cup could lie in hands of weather in Lauderhill, Florida

Pakistan’s chances of qualifying for the Super 8 stage at the ongoing T20 World Cup were always going to be on tricky terrain after they were shocked by the host nation USA in their opening encounter. Their defeat to India in the second game — where they could have easily won after restricting India to 119 runs in the first innings — was particularly hard to take. But Pakistan managed to bounce back by defeating Canada. However, Pakistan still have a mountain to climb in the coming days. And it will tricky because of the weather conditions in Lauderhill, the Florida city which will host the most crucial games of Group A. The Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill is to host the following games: USA vs Ireland: June 14 (Friday) India vs Canada: June 15 (Saturday)...
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‘Inse jyada buzdil cricketers aaj tak nahi dekhe’: Former Pakistan cricketers slam Babar Azam-led T20 World Cup team | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Pakistan cricket team has been facing severe criticism from former cricketers and experts since losing its first two games against the USA and India in the ongoing T20 World Cup. The Babar Azam-led team kept themselves in contention with a victory over Canada in their third game, but their fate regarding progression in the tournament hinges on the performance of other teams.Commenting on the team's performance, former Pakistan batter Imran Nazir labeled Babar and his teammates as "cowards" and castigated them for making excuses.T20 World Cup Schedule | Points Table"I am sorry, but I am compelled to say that cricket is a game of the fearless. I haven't witnessed anyone as cowardly as this team [Cricket dileron ka khel hai. Yeh team jis tarike se khele hai, inse jyada buzdi...
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‘When you get three low scores…’ Sunil Gavaskar on Virat Kohli’s poor run in T20 World Cup 2024 | Cricket News – Times of India

Coming from a prolific Indian Premier League season, Virat Kohli was expected to set the T20 World Cup on fire, but a string of low scores on difficult tracks in New York has led to some of the Indian fans wondering if the batting legend has lost his form. But former India captain Sunil Gavaskar said there's nothing to worry.Kohli won the 'Orange Cap' at this year's IPL, where he ended up as the tournament's top run-getter with 741 runs while opening the batting for Royal Challengers Bengaluru.Taking cue from that, perhaps, the Indian think-tank chose to push Kohli up a spot as opener, partnering skipper Rohit Sharma.T20 WORLD CUP: Schedule | Points TableHowever, the move hasn't worked. In three matches so far in the T20 World Cup, Kohli's knocks read 1, 4 and 0. While Kohli's string of...
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NZ vs WI, T20 World Cup: Rutherford, Alzarri Joseph power West Indies into Super 8

Sherfane Rutherford of West Indies reacts after reaching his fifty during the ICC Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup match between West Indies and New Zealand at Brian Lara Cricket Academy on June 12, 2024 in Tarouba, Trinidad And Tobago. | Photo Credit: Getty Images Sherfane Rutherford smashed a career-best unbeaten half-century before pacer Alzarri Joseph and left-arm spinner Gudakesh Motie ripped through the New Zealand line-up to steer West Indies into the T20 World Cup's Super Eight stage with a 13-run win here. Rutherford came up with the innings of his life, smashing half a dozen sixes and two fours for his 39-ball 68 to lift West Indies to 149 for 9 from 76 for 7 in 12.3 overs after New Zealand opted to bowl in a virtual knock-out Group C fixture. In reply, West Indies restricted the...
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New Zealand lose to West Indies, but can Black Caps still reach Super 8 at T20 World Cup? Yes, with lot of help

New Zealand lost to the West Indies by 13 runs in their group stage clash at the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba, Trinidad in the ongoing T20 World Cup. It’s a result that seals the co-hosts’ entry into the Super 8s and leaves the Black Caps almost eliminated. Almost. Yes, despite the Black Caps suffering their second defeat in two games in the Group C, which leaves the team at the bottom of the five-team standings with zero points and a NRR of -2.425, New Zealand still have two games in hand against Uganda and Papua New Guinea. Mathematically, New Zealand are still not out of the contention for securing a spot in the Super 8 stage where only two teams from each group will progress. In Group C, co-hosts West Indies have already secured the top spot with three wins in three games. How N...
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T20 World Cup: West Indies into Super Eight, winless New Zealand face early exit | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: New Zealand's hopes of advancing to the Super Eight stage in the ongoing T20 World Cup were in jeopardy after a 13-run defeat against the West Indies in Trinidad on Thursday. The co-hosts, who have now won their first three matches, became the fourth team to qualify for the next round.The other three teams already qualified for the Super Eights are - India, Australia and South Africa. As it happened: West Indies vs New ZealandBatting first, the West Indies found themselves in a precarious position at 30 for five in the seventh over. However, Sherfane Rutherford's scintillating unbeaten 68 off just 39 deliveries, which included two fours and six sixes, propelled the home side to a respectable total of 149 for nine.T20 World Cup Schedule | Points TableIn response, the Black Cap...
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‘Just make Pakistan team deport!’ — Posters that catch eyes during USA vs India T20 World Cup 2024 game | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York was not just a battleground for cricketing action but also a vibrant canvas of creativity and passion during the T20 World Cup 2024 encounter between USA and India on Wednesday.Spectators, attending the game, brought an array of eye-catching posters, with each telling a unique story and adding to the electrifying atmosphere. ALSO SEE: T20 WORLD CUP 2024 Schedule | Points TableFrom humorous quips to heartfelt messages, these posters captured the spirit of the game and the camaraderie between fans of both nations.One particularly striking poster featured a bold proclamation, "Indian at heart, American on Paper; Who to support? Don't care! Just make Pakistan team deport!" adorned with flags of both India and the USA, sy...
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‘Tractor ke paise India ne vasool karva diye’: Pakistani fan who sold his tractor for $3000 for India vs Pakistan supports India against USA. Watch | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A Pakistani fan, who sold his tractor for $3000 (INR 2,50,000 approx/8,40,000 approx Pakistani Rupee) to watch India vs Pakistan, attended the T20 World Cup game between India and the USA on Wednesday at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New YorkAs India rose to a seven-wicket victory and qualified for the Super 8s of the T20 World Cup 2024, the Pakistani supporter, donning the green jersey, celebrated India's win.SEE ALSO: T20 WORLD CUP 2024 Schedule | Points TableIn a video posted on 'X', he told ANI, "I sold my tractor for $3000 to watch the India vs Pakistan match, in which we lost. I was very disappointed. But the public supported me so well. Mujhe itne acche messages aye ki mujhe laga ki ajj mujhe India ko support karna chahiye (I received such great messages...
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West Indies 0/0 in 0.0 Overs | T20 World Cup WI vs NZ Live Score: New Zealand opt to bowl – The Times of India

New Zealand (Playing XI) - Finn Allen, Devon Conway (WK), Kane Williamson (C), Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Rachin Ravindra (In for Mark Chapman), James Neesham (In for Michael Bracewell), Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee (In for Matt Henry), Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult.!(function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { function loadFBEvents(isFBCampaignActive) { if (!isFBCampaignActive) { return; } (function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { if (f.fbq) return; n = f.fbq = function() { n.callMethod ? n.callMethod(...arguments) : n.queue.push(arguments); }; if (!f._fbq) f._fbq = n; n.push = n; n.loaded = !0; n.version = '2.0'; n.queue = []; t = b.createElement(e); t.async = !0; t.defer = ...
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WI vs NZ Highlights, T20 World Cup 2024: West Indies beat New Zealand 13 runs, advance to Super 8s – The Times of India

West Indies vs New Zealand T20 WC Live Score: Sherfane Rutherford rescued the West Indies with the bat and their bowlers contained New Zealand to complete a 13-run victory in a Group C match of the T20 World Cup in Trinidad on Wednesday. Rutherford's unbeaten 68 off 39 balls (two fours, six sixes) lifted the home side from the depths of 30 for five in the seventh over to a competitive 149 for nine after they were put in by Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson. Thrashed in their opening match by Afghanistan and therefore in a virtual must-win situation, the Black Caps never developed any momentum in the chase in being restricted to 136 for nine. Playing XIs: West Indies: Brandon King, Johnson Charles, Nicholas Pooran (w), Roston Chase, Rovman Powell (c), Sherfane Rutherford, Andre Russell,...
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‘Could’ve been anyone’s game’, admits India skipper Rohit Sharma after defeating USA by 7 wickets | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Skipper Rohit Sharma on Wednesday acknowledged the fact that Team India struggled in a below-par chase of 111 despite defeating United States by seven wickets in a T20 World Cup Group A game in New York.With their third win in a row, India qualified for the Super Eight stage riding on a fighting fifty by Suryakumar Yadav and Arshdeep Singh's four-wicket haul.The United States faced a challenging start to their innings after being put into bat, with Arshdeep Singh's devastating spell in the first over. The left-arm pacer claimed the wickets of Shayan Jahangir and Andries Gous, leaving the Americans reeling at 2-2. However, a partnership between Steven Taylor and Nitish Kumar helped stabilize the innings, enabling the United States to post a respectable total of 110-8 in their ...
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5 penalty runs! Rookie mistake from USA that shifted momentum in India’s favour | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India survived early hiccups to overcome 'giant killers' USA and become the third team to qualify for Super Eight stage after Australia and South Africa.With a seven-wicket victory, India remained unbeaten with their third victory on the trot in Group A after defeating Ireland and Pakistan.Chasing 111, India found themselves at the spot of bother at 3/44 in 7.3 overs. Suryakumar Yadav (50*) and Shivam Dube (31*) restored parity with their unbeaten 67-run stand and took India past the finish line in 18.2 overs.T20 World Cup 2024: Points Table | ScheduleIndia struggled to score runs on the challenging Nassau County track, as they reached 76/3 after 15 overs. Surya and Dube, who were at the crease, found it hard to connect with the ball due to the unpredictable nature of the sur...
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How a spirited USA gave India a run for their money before succumbing to first T20 World Cup defeat | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: On expected lines, the USA cricket team lost to powerhouse India at the T20 World Cup.It was their first defeat in the tournament. And the final score -- India winning by 7 wickets -- suggests that it was a one-sided affair.But it was not the case.The newcomers showed superb grit and determination and gave India a run for their money before succumbing to their first-ever defeat at the cricketing extravaganza. Aided by a tricky surface at the Nassau Stadium in New York, the USA team gave their all and won hearts despite the defeat.In chase of a below-par 111, India took 18.2 overs to cross the finish line and secure a spot in the Super 8s.With nothing to lose, USA came out in all attack mode, defending 110 and tasted early success.The third ball of the game saw left-arm Saurab...
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U.S. scare for jittery India as Surya, Arshdeep clinch Super 8 berth for Rohit’s men

Suryakumar Yadav plays a shot during the Group A match against the USA in the ICC T20 World Cup 2024, at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York on June 12. | Photo Credit: ANI Arshdeep Singh's artistry and Suryakumar Yadav's coolness combined well for India as they staved off USA’s challenge, etching a seven-wicket win to clinch a Super Eight berth in the T20 World Cup here on June 12. After Arshdeep's career-best 4 for 9 restricted the USA to what looked like a manageable 110 for 8, India made heavy weather of an easy chase on a slightly challenging track before Suryakumar (50 not out off 49 balls) reasserted his status as world's No. 1 ranked T20 batter. He traded his flamboyance, waiting like a tiger on the prowl for his prey, in the company of Shivam Dube (31 not ...
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Saurabh Netravalkar shines again, removes Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma in spectacular spell | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: USA's Saurabh Netravalkar became an overnight star with his Super Over heroics against Pakistan in the T20 World Cup and the left-arm pacer again continued his dream run against India with the massive wickets of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.Netravalkar's knack for taking important wickets makes him a force to reckon with. His success against top-tier opposition has showcased his talent and potential on the international stage.Netravalkar left the crowd in awe as he sent the star India batter Kohli for a golden duck in the Group A clash at the Nassau Stadium in New York on Wednesday.T20 World Cup 2024: Points Table | ScheduleKohli attempted to navigate the delivery that curved towards the off side, aiming to assess its trajectory. However, he ended up reaching for it, making c...
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Saurabh Netravalkar ‘engineers’ Virat Kohli’s first-ever golden duck in T20 World Cups | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India-born USA pacer Saurabh Netravalkar stunned a packed-house at the Nassau Stadium in New York, dismissing star batter Virat Kohli for a golden duck in the Group A clash at the T20 World Cup on Wednesday.The left-arm seamer Netravalkar produced a beautiful full-length delivery angling across Kohli as the India opener chased it away from his body and ended up edging it straight to wicket-keeper Andries Gous.As a pumped-up Netravalkar celebrated with his teammates, Kohli registered an unwanted record -- scoring his first-ever golden duck in the T20 World Cups.This was also Kohli's first ever duck at the cricketing extravaganza and his only second ever in the shortest format.Kohli has had a horrendous show so far at the cricketing carnival in the Americas, scoring -- 1, 4 and...
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USA register unwanted record against India in T20 World Cup | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The USA cricket team set an unfortunate record in the annals of T20 World Cup history by recording one of the lowest powerplay scores against India during the 2024 T20 World Cup match in New York on Wednesday.Team USA managed to score just 18 runs for the loss of two wickets in the first six overs. This was also the USA's lowest powerplay total in T20Is.This performance stands as the lowest powerplay score against India in the history of the tournament, underscoring the challenges faced by the USA batters against the formidable Indian bowling attack.Left-arm Indian seamer Arshdeep Singh made an immediate impact when he opened the bowling against the USA in the Group A encounter. His first delivery resulted in the dismissal of USA opener Shayan Jahangir, who was adjudged leg b...
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‘Iconic moment’: Arshdeep Singh’s celebrappeal leaves internet buzzing. Watch | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India pacer Arshdeep Singh knew he had opener Shayan Jahangir trapped right in front of the first-ball as he didn't even bother to appeal in the T20 World Cup the clash against USA in New York on Wednesday.Producing a peach of a delivery, Arshdeep straightaway went into celebrappeal mode after his near-perfect in-swinger hit Jahangir's front pad.The nip-backer from the left-arm pacer, came back in sharply and caught Jahangir at the crease as the ball struck him on the knee-roll.Knowing the obvious result, a confident Arshdeep straightaway went into celebration mode, running straight to the ‘keeper and teammates with his hands up.What is celebrappeal? A celebrappeal is an overenthusiastic appeal in the form of a celebration, without waiting for the umpire to give the batter ou...
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Incredible feat! Arshdeep Singh becomes first India bowler in T20 World Cup history to… | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Arshdeep Singh has etched his name in the history of the T20 World Cup by accomplishing a feat that no Indian bowler has ever achieved before. The young left-arm fast bowler became the first player from India to claim a wicket on the very first delivery of a match in the tournament's history.Opening the bowling for India, Arshdeep struck on the very first ball to trap USA opener Shayan Jahangir plumb in front in the Group A match in New York on Wednesday.T20 World Cup 2024: Points Table | ScheduleThe delivery was a tricky one, darting back sharply after pitching. It surprised Jahangir, who was caught in the crease. The ball struck him around the knee-roll, and the impact was clearly in front of the off-stump.Jahangir came in as a replacement of skipper Monank Patel who missed...
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T20 World Cup: Monank Patel ruled out of India clash due to shoulder injury; Aaron Jones replaces him as USA skipper | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The United States team got a major blow on Wednesday as their regular skipper Monank Patel has been ruled out due to shoulder injury just before the start of the crucial T20 World Cup clash against India in New York.Star batter Aaron Jones replaced Patel as captain for this game. The severity of the injury is not known yet and one can hope that Patel might recover for USA's last Group game against Ireland on Friday.However, skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl against the USA as India remain unchanged, while the tournament's co-host made two changes to their playing eleven with Shayan Jahangir replacing Patel and Shadley van Schalkwyk is in for left-arm spinner Nosthush Kenjige."We will bowl first. It has played better in the last two games, but you need to ass...
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India Vs USA T20 World Cup 2024 HIGHLIGHTS: India Beat USA By 7 Wickets, Qualify For ‘Super 8’

India Vs USA LIVE: Hello and welcome to the live coverage of the fixture between India and USA at the T20 World Cup 2024, as Group A will see its first qualification for Super 8. The India Vs USA T20 World Cup 2024 Match 25 will be played at the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York on Sunday, June 12, and the toss time for the fixture will be 07:30 PM IST, with the first ball to be bowled at 08:00 PM IST.  𝗠𝗮𝘁𝗰𝗵 𝗥𝗲𝗮𝗱𝘆 💪🆚 USA⏰ 08.00 PM IST💻 https://t.co/cILsSXG1rA📱 Official BCCI App#T20WorldCup | #TeamIndia | #USAvIND pic.twitter.com/cFYYlTV7D6 — BCCI (@BCCI) June 12, 2024 Hi from New York! 🗽Brace yourselves for #TeamUSA’s most awaited clash against India for the @ICC @T20WorldCup! 🔥🏏 USA 🆚 India⏰ 7:30 AM PDT | 9:30 AM CDT | 10:30 AM EDT📍 New York📺 Wi...
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How many Heads in Australia? Ashwin daughter’s ‘too complicated’ query during Australia vs England game | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Ravichandran Ashwin might not be with the Indian team in the ongoing T20 World Cup in the Americas but the premier spinner has been enjoying the matches in his off-time and spending quality time with family.Along with supporting Team India, the 37-year-old has been busy on social media, sharing interesting insights and occasionally teasing other teams playing the World Cup.And when Ashwin was enjoying the game between arch-rivals Australia and England, he had an interesting query from her daughter.Sharing the incident on social media, Ashwin played out the entire sequence of events with daughters in which one of them asked -- "How many Heads are there in the Australian team?", referring to Australian opener Travis Head.Ashwin and his family are currently holidaying in Europe....
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Australia pacer Josh Hazlewood hopes England’s T20 World Cup ends early | Cricket News – Times of India

Josh Hazlewood, the Australian fast bowler, has expressed his opinion that "it is in our best interest" if their long-time rivals and the current champions, England, were to be eliminated early from the T20 World Cup. He did not dismiss the possibility of exploiting the tournament's format to ensure this outcome.Australia have already progressed to the 'Super 8s' round, having won all three of their matches in Group B.England, on the other hand, have only managed to secure a single point from their two games and must win their remaining matches to have any hope of advancing alongside Australia.T20 WORLD CUP: Schedule | Points TableCurrently, Scotland hold the second position in the group with five points and are poised to claim the other 'Super 8s' spot. Australia and Scotland, who have...
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Watch: Calling Babar Azam ‘king’ is like a click-bait YouTube thumbnail, says former Pakistan captain Salman Butt | Cricket News – Times of India

Captain Babar Azam and the Pakistan team continue to draw flak for their lackluster show in the ongoing T20 World Cup, where the team's hopes of progressing to the 'Super 8' stage are not anymore in their hands alone. The 2009 champions faced a shocking defeat to USA in their opening match, which they lost in 'Super Over' tiebreaker. It followed a defeat against traditional rivals India after being in the winning position for 32 of the 40 overs in the match.T20 WORLD CUP: Schedule | Points TableThe team came back to beat Canada in their next match, but with two points from three matches and just a game against Ireland left to play, Pakistan now also require other results to be in their favour to finish second in the group and advance to the next round. This has led to Pakistan's former ...
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Watch: In New York, Rohit Sharma mobbed by fans for autograph | Cricket News – Times of India

It's impossible for India's star cricketers to roam freely on the streets in India without being mobbed. On overseas tours, though, the players do get such opportunities. But in the USA, where a large number of Indian population has settled, there's every chance of getting surrounded by fans requesting for autographs and selfies. India skipper Rohit Sharma came across exactly that.In a video doing the rounds on social media, Rohit could be seen boarding a car with his family, when a group of fans came running to have a glimpse of their favourite player and possibly get his autograph.T20 WORLD CUP: Points Table | ScheduleWhile the security official was trying to keep the crowd at a distance, Rohit did turn back to oblige his fans. WATCH VIDEO"Yesterday's game was awesome," a fan could be...