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Warmed up for the World Twenty20 - ESPN

Less than a year on and we are about to begin the defence of our ICC Women's World Twenty20 title . This time in the West Indies. We had quite a smooth journey to get here. We flew direct from Gatwick to Antigua, and then just had a short stop while ...

In-flight cricket, and a see-through CEO - ESPN

Even the most charitable among us would have to admit that the ICC World Twenty20 has gotten off to a rather low-key start. Empty stands, rain interruptions, and the very genteel behaviour displayed by the likes of Shahid Afridi and Harbhajan Singh do ...

Viv Richards offers batting consultant role for India - ESPN

After India's early exit from the ICC World Twenty20, the former West Indies legend Vivian Richards has offered his services as a batting consultant to help the the team deal with their weakness against the short ball. Richards, one of the most ...

Indian women beat hosts 3-1 to win T20 series in South Africa - The Indian Express

The win also showed that Indian women's performance in the ICC ODI World Cup wasn't a mere flash in pan and the women showed little rustiness even though they played their first series in seven months. The big positive was winning a T20 series — a ...

Morgan to debut as Collingwood and Broad rested - ESPN

Stuart Broad, the fast bowler with an integral role in all three forms of the game, has been given a break from the front line, while Paul Collingwood - the man who last week lifted the World Twenty20 trophy in Barbados - also gets a rest in order to ...

All-round India women beat South Africa by 54 runs, clinch T20 series 3-1 - Hindustan Times

Mithali Raj, who was dismissed for a duck in the last T20 began in an aggressive manner with Smriti Mandhana, the two putting on 32 in just over four overs. While Mandhana was out to a brilliant catch in the outfield, the former India T20 skipper ...

Live Cricket Score, India vs South Africa 2018, Third T20I in Cape Town: Rohit Departs Early Again - News18

India have never played T20 cricket at Newlands. This will be their first such outing, while South Africa have a less than impressive record here. They have played 8 T20Is, and lost 5 of them here. The two wins came in the 2007 World T20 and as such ...

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 World ...

Suresh Raina on Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, T20I comeback and 2019 ICC World Cup - Deccan Chronicle

He said the ICC World Cup is one long road the team has to cover. "I think it is a long road to the World Cup from here on. First we have the tri-series in Sri Lanka, then we have the IPL, so we need to keep fresh, keep winning and doing the right ...

Pakistan cricket team retains top T20 ranking after correcting ICC 'clerical error' - Kasmir Monitor

Wellington :Australian cricket chiefs have clarified that Pakistan still top the Twenty20 world rankings, despite Australia's victory in the T20 tri-series also featuring New Zealand and England. Cricket Australia said this week that Australia would ...

11 of the finest T20I cricketers to have graced the game - Sportskeeda

Twenty20 is the shortest format of the gentleman's game to be played at the international level. It was coined by England and Wales Cricket Board in 2003 for domestic competition, which was later officially recognized by International Cricket Council ...

Pakistan still No 1 in T20I rankings, Cricket Australia admit their calculations were inaccurate due to ICC error - Firstpost

Australian cricket chiefs have clarified that Pakistan still top the Twenty20 world rankings, despite Australia's victory in the T20 tri-series also featuring New Zealand and England. AFP, Feb,23 2018 11:49:49 IST. Wellington: Australian cricket chiefs ...

ICC Gives Go Ahead To Global Twenty20 Canada - NDTVSports.com

... the Global T20 Canada, but also investment in developing the grassroots for the game in the country. The agreement includes the development of a national high performance centre, setting up of regional high performance centres, investment in youth ...

Smith, South Africa fined for slow over-rate - ESPN

Roshan Mahanama, the match referee, imposed the fines after South Africa were ruled to be one over short of their target at the end of the match. In accordance with the ICC Code of Conduct, Graeme Smith, the captain, has been fined 20% of his match fee ...

Sixteen teams to contest 2012 World T20 qualifiers - ESPN

The ICC development committee has expanded the global qualification system for the World Twenty20, to give the Associate and Affiliate members of the governing body a chance to feature in the tournament. The qualification tournament, which was ...

Anderson angry over World Twenty20 snub - ESPN

England fast bowler James Anderson has revealed his anger at being left out of his country's ICC World Twenty20 winning squad, and thinks being rested for the tour of Bangladesh that preceded the tournament was part of the problem. Anderson was part of ...

Alfonso Thomas named Windies bowling coach - International Cricket Council

He, as well as physio David Kershaw and strength and conditioning coach Corey Bocking, were brought on to join head coach Stuart Law's support staff with the aim of helping Windies qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, the board said. Johnny ...

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 ...

St Lucia looking forward to hosting ICC Women's World T20 - Loop St Lucia

When the ICC Women's World T20 tournament rolls into the West Indies later this year (November 3 – 25), three countries will play host for the region. Guyana, Saint Lucia and Antigua and Barbuda won the bids to host the three-week historic tournament ...

Mumbai Cricket Association owes Rs 13.42 crore to Mumbai Police, reveals RTI - India Today

The Public Information Officer and Asst Police Commissioner (Coordination) Tanaji Surulkar provided the information compiled by the Bandobast Division that, including the 3 ICC World Twenty20, Women's World Cup, Test Match, Practice Match & One Day ...

The ICC World Twenty20 is the international championship of Twenty20 cricket. Organised by cricket's governing body, the International Cricket Council , the tournament currently consists of 16 teams, comprising all ten ICC full members and six other associate or affiliate members chosen through the World Twenty20 Qualifier. All matches played are accorded Twenty20 International status.

ICC World Twenty20
Administrator International Cricket Council
Format Twenty20 International
First tournament 2007
Next tournament 2018
Tournament format Preliminary round
Super 10
Play-offs
Number of teams 16
Current champion  West Indies (2nd title)
Most successful  West Indies (2 titles)
Most runs Sri Lanka Mahela Jayawardene (1016)
Most wickets Pakistan Shahid Afridi (39)

The ICC World Twenty20 (also referred to as the World T20, and colloquially as the T20 World Cup) is the international championship of Twenty20 cricket. Organised by cricket's governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), the tournament currently consists of 16 teams, comprising all ten ICC full members and six other associate or affiliate members chosen through the World Twenty20 Qualifier. All matches played are accorded Twenty20 International status.

The event has generally been held every two years. Originally there was going to be a four-year gap from the conclusion of the 2016 tournament to the next scheduled competition in Australia. However, in May 2016, the ICC put forward the idea of having a tournament in 2018, with South Africa being the possible host. The ICC are scheudled to make a decision on the 2018 tournament in October 2016.

Six tournaments have so far been played, and only the West Indies, who currently hold the title, has won the tournament on multiple occasions. The inaugural event, the 2007 World Twenty20, was staged in South Africa, and won by India, who defeated Pakistan in the final at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. The 2009 tournament took place in England, and was won by the previous runner-up, Pakistan, who defeated Sri Lanka in the final at Lord's. The third tournament was held in 2010, hosted by the countries making up the West Indies cricket team. England defeated Australia in the final in Barbados, which was played at Kensington Oval. The fourth tournament, the 2012 World Twenty20, was held in Asia for the first time, with all matches played in Sri Lanka. The West Indies won the tournament by defeating Sri Lanka in the final, winning its first international tournament since the 2004 Champions Trophy. The fifth tournament, the 2014 ICC World Twenty20, was hosted by Bangladesh, and was won by Sri Lanka, who became the first team to play in three finals. West Indies are the current World T20I holders, beating England in the 2016 final, winning their second title.

England v West Indies ICC World Twenty20 Cricket Highlights

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 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 T20 World Cup 2014 Official Theme Song - Char Chokka Hoi Hoi

ICC T20 World Cup 2014 Bangladesh Official Theme Song - Char Chokka Hoi Hoi Music: Fuad Almuqtadir Lyrics: Refayat Ahmed & Anam Biswas Singers: Pantho Kanai, Dilshad Nahar Kona , Elita Karim...

ICC #WT20 - India vs Pakistan Match Highlights

Watch highlights as India continue their winning streak over Pakistan at ICC events with a 6 wicket win.

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.