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Simmons rides luck to carry West Indies into final

Simmons rides luck to carry West Indies into final

Late replacement Lendl Simmons led a charmed life to blast 82 not out and carry West Indies to a nail-biting seven-wicket win in the last over against India in the second semi-final of the World Twenty20.

Gayle lauds Kohli but warns of upset

Gayle lauds Kohli but warns of upset

Chris Gayle lauded Virat Kohli as a “world beater” yesterday but warned that the West Indies were ready to upset hosts India in their World Twenty20 semi-final this week.

Hero’s welcome for Afghanistan team after their historic win

Hero’s welcome for Afghanistan team after their historic win

Hundreds of dancing, flag-waving Afghan fans yesterday gave a hero’s welcome to their cricket team as they arrived home after a historic triumph over the mighty West Indies at the World Twenty20.

Hero's welcome for Afghan team after historic win

Hero's welcome for Afghan team after historic win

Afghan fans gave a hero's welcome to their cricket team as they arrived home after a historic triumph over the mighty West Indies at the World Twenty20.

Minnows Afghanistan stun West Indies to make history

Minnows Afghanistan stun West Indies to make history

Afghanistan downed the powerful West Indies by six runs in a historic World Twenty20 match yesterday, handing the never-say-die underdogs their first ever Super 10 victory.

Afghanistan's Stanikzai hails historic win over Windies

Afghanistan's Stanikzai hails historic win over Windies

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai hailed his underdog side after their historic six-run victory over the powerful West Indies at the World Twenty20 match in Nagpur on Sunday.

West Indies move into semi-finals after beating South Africa

West Indies move into semi-finals after beating South Africa

West Indies beat South Africa by three wickets in Nagpur on Friday to qualify for the semi-finals of the World Twenty20.

Gayle threat for Lanka; Afghan test beckons SA

Gayle threat for Lanka; Afghan test beckons SA

Troubled champions Sri Lanka will need to tame a rampant Chris Gayle as they face the West Indies in the first major test of their defence of cricket’s Twenty20 trophy today.

West Indies stun India to win maiden U-19 World Cup

West Indies stun India to win maiden U-19 World Cup

West Indies stunned overwhelming favourites India to clinch their maiden ICC Under-19 World Cup title after Keacy Carty's unbeaten half-century helped them chase down a tricky target for a five-wicket victory.