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Netherlands' WCL triumph paves way for ODI prominence - ESPNcricinfo.com

Mudassar Bukhari, who was Netherlands' leading wicket-taker in List A matches with 145, announced his retirement in September 2016. Ahsan Malik, whose variations helped him take a five-for in the 2014 World T20 against South Africa, has seen his career ...

ICC starts Women's World Twenty20 2018 venue inspections - Loop Trinidad & Tobago

Eight sides currently participating in the ICC Women's Championship have qualified directly for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 2018. The remaining two sides will progress from the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier 2018, which will be staged next ...

India eye first-ever victory against New Zealand in Twenty20 internationals - India Today

India have so far lost all their matches against New Zealand, the fifth and last one coming at the ICC World T20 in 2016. For a team that has stormed its way to the top of world cricket with wins over Australia, England and Sri Lanka, among others ...

BCCI owe Yuvraj Singh ₹3 crore in compensation since 2016 - Yahoo Cricket

Part of India's 2016 ICC World Twenty20 side, Yuvraj got injured while playing for the hosts, and as a result was unable to play for the IPL season that followed after. Contracted to play for the Sunrisers Hyderabad, the cricketer missed his first 7 ...

Out of Virat Kohli-led Team India, Yuvraj Singh chases BCCI over Rs.3 crore IPL dues - Deccan Chronicle

Yuvraj was injured while representing India during the ICC World Twenty20 in 2016 and hence, could not feature in the first seven matches for his IPL side Sunrisers Hyderabad that season. Ashish Nehra, Yuvraj's Team India colleague and SRH teammate ...

Ben Stokes urged to 'be himself' by Eoin Morgan against 'old foe' Marlon Samuels - Hindustan Times

Following the World Twenty20 final, Samuels said Stokes was a “nervous lad”. But Samuels indicated he would be on his best behaviour in England, having not featured during the recent Test series because of a dispute with West Indies cricket chiefs and ...

England vs West Indies: Carlos Brathwaite out to prove 2016 World T20 heroics were no fluke - Firstpost

He added: "I probably still can't believe it happened but thankfully we have a T20 World Cup and I have a fantastic story to tell my kids, with the video footage to prove I'm not telling a lie." "I just want to move on in my career. It was a fantastic ...

Pakistan vs World XI awards turn bitter for World Cup-winning Windies skipper - Hindustan Times

The matter had touched an embarrassing low after Sammy lambasted the then West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) officials during the presentation ceremony of the ICC World T20 2016 in India. Sammy is the only captain in history to have won the ICC World T20 ...

Windies looks to turn tables in favourite format - International Cricket Council

4, in the International Cricket Council T20I rankings, but there's little doubt that the latter excels in the shortest format. In fact, England has lost four out of the last five games against Windies. The last defeat was a particularly bitter pill to ...

India vs Australia: Visitors' all-rounder James Faulkner says IPL, World T20 2016 experiences will serve them well - Firstpost

And Faulkner said it would be a "test" of character for Australia to beat in-form India at home. "Most of the boys have played here (Chennai) in the IPL and T20 World Cup. So those experiences will help us," Faulker said after the team's training ...

Sammy gets World XI pick - St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)

According to CMC, all-rounder Sammy, the former West Indies captain, and leg-spinner Samuel Badree will be part of the star-studded squad comprising players from seven Test-playing nations for the series of matches to be called the Independence Cup on ...

ICC World XI Squad Announced, To Play 3 Twenty20 Games In Lahore - Outlook India

Apart from du Plessis, the World XI includes England's ICC World Twenty20 2010 winning captain Paul Collingwood, who scored 108 not out off 68 balls in a T20 Blast game against Worcester in July; Windies' Darren Sammy, who inspired his side to ICC ...

Gayle, Samuels return to Windies squad for England ODIs - Himalayan Times

“Dwayne Bravo said he is still not 100 percent fit, but is looking at a possible return to international cricket next year.” Gayle, who turns 38 next month, has scored 9,221 runs in 269 ODIs for the Caribbean islands, while Samuels has scored 5,180 in ...

Real story behind BCCI's hefty salaries, World T20 losses and COA's selective leaks - Daily News & Analysis

For example, no hue and cry was made when BCCI made a loss of nearly Rs 190 crore for hosting the 2016 ICC World T20 in India. This mega tournament was held across various Indian cities in March and April when Shashank Manohar was in charge of BCCI as ...

USA could co-host 2018 Women's World T20 with West Indies - Cricbuzz

... in the US, was expelled from the ICC in June, leaving the ICC effectively as temporary custodians of American cricket. Until a new American governing body is elected, the ICC must sanction all official matches staged in the country. The ground at ...

Organising World T20 at Eden lifetime experience says Ganguly - Yahoo Cricket

Organising World T20 at Eden lifetime experience says Ganguly. Kolkata, Aug 8 - Former India captain and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said organising the 2016 World Twenty20 matches at the Eden Gardens was a ...

Check ICC World Twenty20 2016 Tickets, Live Scores, Highlights with Official App - PC-Tablet

The ICC Cricket World Twenty20 2016 is on the verge, and it's prudent for us to tell you why you should have the official world cup app on your phone: Cricket videos, fixtures, tickets, results, news, standings, fantasy league for WT20 T20 world cup ...

Meet Harmanpreet Kaur, the Woman Behind India's Historic Entry Into World Cup Finals With 171 Runs - The Better India

In November 2015, she took 9 wickets in a Test match against the South African women's cricket team played at Gangothri Glades Cricket Ground, Mysore, helping India win the match by an innings and 34 runs. 11. In January 2016, she was instrumental in ...

Bracewell to leave head coach role in December - RTE.ie

Head coach John Bracewell will leave Ireland at the end of his contract in December. He met with senior Cricket Ireland officials earlier this week where a mutual decision was reached for his departure. Bracewell took over from Phil Simmons after the ...

15 players from Virat Kohli's Team India want Ravi Shastri as head coach: reports - Deccan Chronicle

Shastri, who sent in his CV in the second phase of BCCI's invitation for applications, had already performed the role of Team India director from 2014 to 2016, helping the Men in Blue through a difficult tour of England, and semi-final finishes in the ...

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.