Tom Whitney, Nivethan Radhakrishnan and Cooper Connolly took three wickets each before Teague Wyllie’s unbeaten 86 helped Australia beat West Indies by 6 wickets in ICC U-19 World Cup 2022.
The tournament, facing the constant threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, will feature 16 teams divided across four groups and is being held in the Caribbean for the first time. India are in Group B.
A total of five Ireland players are in isolation at present. Paul Stirling, Simi Singh and Ben White had earlier tested positive for the virus and missed the first ODI.
Ireland went well into the chase with 165/1 at one stage in the game, but after the fall of Andy Balbirnie, they kept losing wickets at regular intervals and remained short of the target.
India is scheduled to host West Indies for three ODIs and as many T20Is. The contests take place across six venues -- Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Cuttack, Visakhapatnam and Thiruvananthapuram.
Ramnaresh Sarwan thus joins men's chief selector Desmond Haynes and head coach Phil Simmons on the senior selection panel of CWI. He will step down as Guyana Cricket Board's senior selection panel.
The 65-year-old Desmond Haynes has replaced Roger Harper for the post of West Indies men's cricket team chief selector. His stint would see two T20 World Cups, one ODI World Cup, and a World Test Championship final.
West Indies captain Kieron Pollard makes a comeback after missing the Pakistan tour due to a hamstring injury sustained at T20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
Two other Ireland players Andy McBrine and Andy Balbirnie have also been sent into isolation after they came in close contact with Paul Stirling and Shane Getkate. Ireland to play 3 ODIs and a T20I vs West Indies.
Kapil Dev’s 1983 World Cup-winning did what Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary did by climbing Mount Everest 30 years earlier by sheer self-belief.
Jofra Archer will be sidelined until next summer after undergoing a second surgery on his injured right elbow in London on December 11. The 26-year-old England's 2019 World Cup hero hasn't played cricket for nine months.
West Indies cricket team was hit hard by COVID-19. On the day of arrival in Pakistan, three players and a support staff member tested positive. And on Thursday morning, more positive cases were revealed.
Pakistan produced a stunning chase to eclipse West Indies' 207/3 in 18.5 overs in the third and final T20 International match at Karachi on Thursday. Catch highlights of PAK vs WI cricket match here.
A decision on the further commencement of the tour will be decided after a meeting between the CWI and PCB officials on Thursday. All the latest five positive cases have been sent into isolation for 10 days.
Check match and telecast details of the third and final T20 International cricket match between Pakistan and West Indies. Pakistan are looking for a 3-0 series sweep.
Pakistan dismissed West Indies for 163 after posting 172/8 in their second T20 International match in Karachi on Tuesday. The two teams meet for the third match on Thursday.
Catch highlights and cricket scores of the second PAK vs WI, T20 International match. Pakistan dismissed West Indies for 163 to register a nine-run win. It helped Pakistan take an unassailable 2-0 lead.
Check match and telecast details of the second T20 International cricket match between Pakistan and West Indies. Pakistan won the first match 63 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
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
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