Pakistan are already in the semis of the T20 World Cup and England already have a foot there. Both teams have been consistent and executed their plans well in UAE.
In the T20 World Cup match against New Zealand, Ishan Kishan was sent as an opener in order to have a left-hander at the top rather than having too many right-handers in the middle-order.
India suffered two humiliating defeats against Pakistan and New Zealand in the T20 World Cup at Dubai.
The victory over India helped New Zealand to not only open their account but jump to the third position in Group 2.
India have now lost two successive T20 World Cup 2021 matches. The team sits in the fifth position with a -1.609 net run rate.
Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur and Varun Chakravarthy are likely to get a game vs Australia before India open their ICC Men's T20 World Cup campaign against Pakistan on October 24.
Livingstone is unlikely to play in England's second warm-up game vs New Zealand on Wednesday. He is also in doubt for their ICC Men's T20 World Cup opener vs West Indies.
The Men in Blue will next play against Australia in another warm-up fixture before starting off their campaign vs Pakistan on October 24.
Despite a rather silent IPL 2021, Mumbai Indians' Ishan Kishan returned to form with 84 off 32 balls and 50 not out off 25 balls in final two games.
Mumbai Indians won their final IPL 2021 league match against Sunrisers Hyderabad but that was not enough for the defending champions.
Mumbai Indians have been champions in the previous two editions of the tournament. The last time MI finished out of top four was in 2018 when they finished fifth.
After amassing 235 for nine, MI needed to limit SRH to 65 or less to qualify for the play-offs ahead of KKR but expectedly that did not happen.
Both KKR and MI are locked at 12 points from 13 games. However, KKR (+0.294), with a better net run are ahead of MI who have -0.048.
Asked to bat first, Rajasthan Royals managed just 90/9 in 20 overs which Mumbai Indians chased down in just 8.2 overs. This was also the lowest total batting first in Sharjah.
After restricting Rajasthan Royals to a meagre 90/9, Mumbai Indians knocked off the target in just 8.2 overs to register an eight-wicket win in their IPL 2021 match.
Ishan Kishan, who was one of the pillars of MI's triumph last season, is struggling for runs this season as the defending champions suffered their third straight defeat in UAE.
Ishan Kishan, who celebrated his 23rd birthday with a smashing 42-ball-59, said he had a fair idea about the surface
India mauled the hosts by seven wickets with plenty of overs to spare to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series
View of Jahangirpuri dumpyard in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Atul Yadav
United States and Egypt (white) players vie for the ball during their 15-16th place play-off match in FIH Odisha Hockey Men's Junior World Cup 2021, at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
Mumbai: Indian batter Mayank Agarwal celebrates his 150 runs during the 2nd day of the 2nd test match between India and New Zealand at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Low visibility due to a thick layer of smog, during the winter season in Gurugram.PTI Photo
A patient who lost his vision after a cataract surgery undergoes treatment at Indira Gandhi institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS), in Patna.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.