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Exclusive! 'In music, age doesn't matter': Dwayne John Bravo about an alternative career to cricket - Daily News & Analysis

All-rounder cricketer Dwayne John Bravo, also known as DJ Bravo, gave the uber popular song Champion, which became an anthem after West Indies won the 2016 ICC World Twenty20. Now, the Trinidadian, who plays with Chennai Super Kings in the IPL, ...

ICC World XI set to face West Indies in charity T20 tie at Lord's - Hindustan Times

Carlos Brathwaite, who hit Ben Stokes for four successive sixes to win the Windies the last ICC World T20 at Kolkata's Eden Gardens in April 2016, is the captain of the Windies side, and the squad has some fantastic T20 talent in their midst. READ ...

ICC World XI Set to Face Windies in Charity T20 Tie at Lord's - News18

London: A galaxy of former and current stars will be in action at the iconic Lord's on Thursday to play an exhibition match between the ICC World XI and the West Indies and help raise funds for the refurbishment of five cricket stadia in the Caribbean ...

Hublot's game is on point - GQ India

Having Michael Clarke in the family, Hublot partnered with ICC World Twenty20 2016 and created the Classic Fusion Aerofusion Chronograph 2016 ICC World Twenty20 cricket watch. This time, apart from the special detailing on previous cricket watch, on ...

ICC moves to counter threat presented by T20 Leagues - Independent Online

Since then it has occurred on a bi-annual basis, although there is currently a four-year gap between the last World T20 held in India 2016 and Australia 2020. The ICC also granted 104 member nations - both men and women's team - T20 International ...

WATCH: Today in History: Carlos Brathwaite smashes Ben Stokes for four sixes to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 final - Roodepoort Northsider

In what is quite possibly the greatest ever finish to a cricket match, the West Indies became the first nation to win two ICC World Twenty20 titles. The build-up to the tournament was marred by the West Indian pay dispute. West Indies captain, Darren ...

History Would Say Smith and Warner's Careers Far from Over - The Quint

Samuels was also named man of the match in the final of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 in which he scored an unbeaten 85 off 66 balls to help West Indies beat England by 4 wickets and capture their second World Twenty20 title. Along with Chris Gayle, ...

March 23, 2016: MS Dhoni's spectacular last-ball run out eliminates Bangladesh from World T20 - India Today

Two years ago on this very day MS Dhoni, with his lightening quick reflexes and super speed, dashed the hopes of millions of Bangladesh cricket fans as he ran out Mustafiqur Rahman to knock the Tigers out of the World T20 in 2016. India were hosting ...

This day that year: ICC World T20 2016, India vs Bangladesh – India pull off one-run thriller - Times of India

NEW DELHI: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been on the wrong and right end of several last-over thrillers during his stellar limited-overs career with the Indian team, but this will rank right up there with nerve-shredding matches where the final margin could ...

India's Most Memorable Wins in T20 International Cricket - News18

Since the T20 format of cricket started, it has been produced some of the most entertaining contests in the game. India, who have traditionally have been a powerhouse when it comes to cricket have of course been one of the stronger teams over the years.

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: West Indies revenge not on Phil Simmons' mind despite axe - Hindustan Times

Simmons, who played 26 Tests and 143 ODIs for the West Indies from 1987 to 1999, was sacked as coach of the Caribbean side in 2016, just five months after leading them to the World Twenty20 title in India. (Read | Rise of Twenty20 leaves cricket facing ...

Taxing The Broadcast Cherry - Outlook India

In 2013, the International Cricket Council (ICC) had allotted India three major global tournaments—the 2016 ICC World Twenty20, the 2021 World Test Championship (this proposed competition was later replaced by Champions Trophy), and the 50-over ...

New Zealand's Mitchell Santner joins Derbyshire for second half of 2018 season - SkySports

... Derbyshire's Vitality Blast campaign and also for their last seven Specsavers County Championship matches. The 26-year-old was Worcestershire's leading T20 wicket-taker last season and helped New Zealand reach the semi-finals of the 2016 ICC World ...

BCCI likely to be asked to clear Rs 125 crore tax dues of 2016 World T20 - Mumbai Mirror

The International Cricket Council's (ICC) apprehension about obtaining tax exemptions from the Government of India for the 2021 Champions Trophy and 2023 World Cup is only half the story. The other half may have been lost in fine print or accounting ...

Shakib returns in new-look Bangladesh T20I squad - Daily Times

Fast bowler Abu Hider has been recalled for the first time since the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 in India, while Tamim Iqbal and Mustafizur Rahman also returned after missing a two-match Twenty20 series against South Africa in October. Mominul Haque, Imrul ...

Shakib Al Hasan back in Bangladesh squad for Sri Lanka T20Is - Sport360°

Fast bowler Abu Hider has been recalled for the first time since the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 in India, while Tamim Iqbal and Mustafizur Rahman also returned after missing a two-match Twenty20 series against South Africa in October. Mominul Haque, Imrul ...

Cricketer Mohammad Nawaz just tied the knot in South Africa and the pictures are stunning! - Daily Pakistan

Mohammad Nawaz is a Pakistani all rounder who usually plays for National Bank of Pakistan, however he was recruited into Pakistan's squad for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament where he performed exceedingly well. And he recently got married to ...

ICC announces venues for Women's World Twenty20 - St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)

It has been announced that the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 will be played at three venues in the Caribbean. Antigua and Barbuda, Guyana, and Saint Lucia were announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC) as the venues for the ICC Women's ...

MCG could break world record for women's sporting event after landing world Twenty20 finals - The Sydney Morning Herald

A world record crowd for a women's sporting event could be set at the MCG with Melbourne landing the right to host the finals of the first ICC World Twenty20 events in Australia. The Age understands that the MCG will on Tuesday be confirmed as the ...

Nepal's Lamichhane makes IPL history - The Kathmandu Post

Nepal participated in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20. It is currently fighting for the top two spots in next month's ICC World Cricket League Division 2. If Nepal finishes in the top two, it will win a place in the World Cup Qualifiers to be held in ...

The 2016 ICC World Twenty20 was the sixth edition of the ICC World Twenty20, the world championship of Twenty20 International cricket. It was held in India from 8 March to 3 April 2016, and was the first edition to be hosted by that country.

2016 ICC World Twenty20
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Dates 8 March – 3 April 2016
Administrator(s) International Cricket Council
Cricket format Twenty20 International
Tournament format(s) Group stage and knockout
Host(s)  India
Champions West Indies Cricket Board West Indies (2nd title)
Runner Up  England
Participants 16
Matches played 35
Player of the series India Virat Kohli
Most runs Bangladesh Tamim Iqbal (295)
Most wickets Afghanistan Mohammad Nabi (12)
Official website www.icc-cricket.com
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The 2016 ICC World Twenty20 was the sixth edition of the ICC World Twenty20, the world championship of Twenty20 International cricket. It was held in India from 8 March to 3 April 2016, and was the first edition to be hosted by that country.

Seven cities hosted matches in the tournament – Bangalore, Dharamsala, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, and New Delhi. There were sixteen participating teams, ten qualifying automatically through their status as full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC), and another six qualifying through the 2015 World Twenty20 Qualifier. The tournament was divided into three stages. In the first stage, the ten lowest-ranked teams played off, with the top two joining the eight highest-ranked teams in the Super 10 stage. Finally, the top four teams overall contested the knockout stage. In the final, played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, the West Indies defeated England by four wickets. Indian batsman Virat Kohli was named the player of the tournament, while Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal and Afghanistan's Mohammad Nabi led the tournament in runs and wickets, respectively.