With a day’s break of 2016 T20 World Cup starts the round of hopes for Group 2 where three teams contest for the second position. India and Australia were the top contenders, but due to their poor performances now they are tied with Pakistan for the only place left in their group as other place […]
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Bangladesh is no more just a lowly ranked team. It is the tiger which has already swallowed many big teams, including India. Today, it almost achieved that in India too that too in World Cup. But, as they were just 2 runs away almost ready to celebrate their another knockout of India in World Cup […]
Sri Lanka vs West Indies is not a much talked about match in World Cups. But in T20s they are the only teams to have played each other thrice in the semifinals and finals. From 2009 to 2014, they have played each other 6 times in T20 World Cup and West Indies have won just […]
South Africa hosted the first T20 World Cup, held in 2007. But, their performance has been very similar to what they have in ODI World Cups, where they are always one of the best but their best finish remains at semifinals. In five editions of T20 World Cup they have reached the semifinals in 2009 […]
Although five editions of T20 World Cup has produced 5 different champions, Sri Lanka is miles ahead of others when it comes to the overall performance. The defending champion have reached maximum three finals, losing in 2009 and 2012. With Pakistan, they have reached maximum 4 semifinals unable to make it only in 2007 T20 […]
Australia not winning any T20 World Cup is the biggest mystery that none has been able to resolve. They have reached three semifinals (2007, 2010 and 2012), were Runners up in 2010 losing the final to arch rival England. Despite being the favorites almost everytime they have failed. Probably, being not the favorite in 2016 […]
England is the only team among the top eight nations that has qualified only once for the semifinals of World Cup and won it, in 2010 T20 World Cup. Overall after they have an average record of 12 wins and 12 losses in the last five editions of T20 World Cup.
West Indies has won the T20 World Cup in 2012 and since then have been a formidable team in T20 format. Besides 2012 when they won the T20 World Cup, they reached the semifinals in 2009 and 2014.
Pakistan has met Bangladesh thrice in last three T20 World Cups, once each winning everytime comfortably With the current win in Asia Cup, Bangladesh has now registered two wins against Pakistan in T20s though.