With only 27 players getting retained by the eight existing teams, the pool for the IPL mega auction will be replete with global cricket superstars. But before that, the two new teams will pick their stars during a special player draft.
AB de Villiers, who had announced his retirement from international cricket in 2018, hung up his boots on November 19, 2021.
Rashid Khan became the fourth bowler in the world to reach 400 T20 wickets. Others in the elite list are Dwayne Bravo, Imran Tahir and Sunil Narine.
India's slim hopes hinged on Afghanistan upstaging New Zealand as that would have brought the Net Run Rate into the equation.
New Zealand defeated Afghanistan by eight wickets in their final group match of ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Catch highlights of AFG vs NZ here.
New Zealand will win a semifinal spot if they beat Afghanistan on Sunday in Abu Dhabi. Watch live streaming of AFG vs NZ.
If New Zealand win, it will shut the doors for India to advance to the last-four of the T20 World Cup. If Afghanistan stun NZ, then the NRR will come into play to decide on the second semifinalist from the group.
Afghanistan, who have played four games in the Super 12 stage, are sitting at the second spot, with four points and a net-run rate of +1.481.
A record 140-run opening stand between KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma put India on path to a 66-run win vs Afghanistan. Highlights of IND vs AFG here.
India's T20 World Cup run has been derailed after two crushing defeats against Pakistan and New Zealand, and the performance that they have put in is not worthy of a semi-final spot.
It was the last outing for Asghar Afghan in an Afghanistan shirt as the former skipper announced his retirement from international cricket.
Afghanistan retain their second position in Group 2 with four points now from three games in the Super-12 T20 World Cup. Catch highlights of AFG vs NAM cricket match here.
Namibia will be aiming to continue their winning momentum against Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Get here details of live streaming of AFG vs NAM.
Both Afghanistan and Namibia have won their ICC T20 World Cup 2021, Super 12 openers against the same opponents, Scotland.
The right-handed bowling allrounder, reacting to Gill’s video, wrote in the comments section on Instagram, 'May Allah give you strength.' He also added praying and heart emojis.
Rashid Khan achieved the feat by dismissing Mohammad Hafeez during the ICC T20 World Cup, Super 12 match between Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Needing 24 runs from the last 12 balls, Pakistan's Asif Ali hit Karim Janat for four sixes in the penultimate over to seal their side's third consecutive victory in the ongoing T20 World Cup.
Pakistan beat Afghanistan to enhance their semifinal chances and put serious pressure on India and New Zealand. Two teams from Group 2 will qualify for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 knock-outs.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.