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Taxing The Broadcast Cherry - Outlook India - Outlook India

A miffed ICC might relocate events from India if not given a tax break. But can it spurn its golden goose?

Third edition of Pakistan Super League rolls into action today - Daily Times

Multan Sultans are the new entrants in the tournament. Multan Sultans are led by a veteran management with the likes of Shoaib Malik – who led Pakistan into the first ever ICC World Twenty20 final in 2007 – serving as captain and Wasim Akram – who was ...

Amitabh Bachchan faces Twitter fury over apparent dig at Harsha Bhogle, commentators - Deccan Chronicle

Amitabh Bachchan took to Twitter to react to India's 28-run win over South Africa on Sunday. Back in 2016, Bachchan had hit back at Indian commentators following the Men in Blue's thrilling victory over Bangladesh in the ICC World Twenty20. (Photo: AP ...

Alfonso Thomas appointed Windies bowling coach - Cricbuzz

Lewis had served as the operations manager during West Indies' World T20 winning campaign in 2016. Physio David Kershaw and strength and conditioning coach Corey Bocking are the other new inclusions in the support staff of the Windies cricket team ...

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

Derbyshire have signed New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner as an overseas player for the second half of the 2018 county season. Slow left-armer Santner, currently top of the ICC's Twenty20 bowling rankings, will be available throughout Derbyshire's ...

Derbyshire sign all-rounder Mitchell Santner - Cricket World

Cricket Advisor, Kim Barnett said: “We're delighted to secure Mitchell for the second half of the 2018 season, including for the entire Vitality Blast competition. “He has been producing some of the best cricket of his career across all forms for New ...

David Warner in no rush to take over Australia's T20 cricket captaincy - Hindustan Times

There have been murmurs of Warner to be made Australia's T20I captain due to his aggressive style of play as well as his record, which is complete opposite to Steven Smith's, whose energies have largely been invested in Test cricket where Australia ...

Bangladesh look to bounce back after Test series reversal - International Cricket Council

Bangladesh will rely on the experience of Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman and Mahmudullah in the batting department, while Mustafizur Rahman will lead the bowling unit, which also has Rubel Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Mohammad ...

West Indies Will Host 2018 ICC Women's World T20 - League Of India

The 2018 edition of the Women's World T20 will be hosted by Antigua and Barbuda, Guyana and St Lucia from November 9-24, the ICC has announced. Hosts Windies will defend the title they won with an eight-wicket victory over Australia in Kolkata in 2016 ...

BCCI likely to be asked to clear tax dues of 2016 World T20 - Bangalore 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 al Hasan returns in new-look Bangladesh T20 squad - The New Indian Express

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 ...

India could lose 2021 ICC Champions Trophy hosting rights if govt does not give tax exemptions - Scroll.in

However, it directed the ICC management “to explore alternative host countries in a similar time zone for the ICC Champions Trophy 2021”. This means that India could lose the tournament's hosting rights to neighbouring countries such as Sri Lanka or ...

India to lose hosting rights of ICC Champions Trophy 2021 due to tax exemption issue? - Deccan Chronicle

“The Board agreed that ICC management, supported by the BCCI will continue the dialogue with the Indian Government but in the meantime directed ICC management to explore alternative host countries in a similar time zone for the ICC Champions Trophy ...

Feed our 'starved' T20I players: Ponting - cricket.com.au

In the 19 T20Is Australia have played since the start of 2016, they've have churned through 40 players (22 of whom have played three games or fewer,) handing debuts to 16 players and naming four captains. Ponting, who looms as a key figure in Australia ...

Opening dilemma remains for Aussies - cricket.com.au

His return will see Australia face a similar dilemma to the one they found themselves in during the last World T20 in 2016, with selectors forced to initially leave out Finch, the ICC's leading T20 International batsman at the time, and move Warner ...

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 ...

Saint Lucia among three countries to host Women's World Twenty20 matches - St. Lucia News Online

(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 ...

Manuka Oval to host five women's World Cup T20 fixtures in 2020 - The RiotACT

“The Government made a commitment during the 2016 election to increase our support for professional women's sport, with our participation in this tournament joining a host of other investments the Government has made to bring world-class women's ...

Melbourne Cricket Ground to host women's, men's T20 World Cup finals - The New Indian Express

"Australia is a sporting nation, with diverse and passionate fans who love cricket," organizing committee chief executive Nick Hockey said. "We've designed ICC World T20, comprising stand-alone women's and men's events, to be more inclusive, more ...

Melbourne Cricket Ground set to host 2020 Women's World Twenty20 final - BBC Sport

The Melbourne Cricket Ground, which has a capacity of more than 100,000, is set to be named as the venue for the Women's World Twenty20 final in 2020. The International Cricket Council will confirm the venue on Monday for the tournament in Australia ...

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
2016 ICC World Twenty20 logo.png
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.

ICC #WT20 West Indies v India - Semi-Final Highlights

All the action from an absolute thriller in Mumbai, where India and West Indies fought for a place in the #WT20 Final. Who came out on top? Watch to find out!

ICC #WT20 Final - England vs West Indies - Match Highlights

All the highlights from Kolkata's Eden Gardens, where West Indies became the first side to win the #WT20 twice in a thriller against England.

ICC #WT20 Cricket - New Zealand vs India Highlights

Cricket highlights from the first game of the #WT20 Super 10s as New Zealand stun India. http://www.icc-cricket.com/world-t20/match/worldt20-2016/13 Unbelievable! You cannot write this stuff!...

ICC #WT20 - India vs Australia Highlights

All the highlights as another trademark Virat Kohli innings in a chase sees India into the semi-finals of #WT20.

England v West Indies ICC World Twenty20 Cricket Highlights

ICC #WT20 India vs Bangladesh - Match Highlights

All the action from a thriller in Bangalore, where India beat Bangladesh by a single run after three wickets in the final over! Have you ever seen anything like it?