Cricket News sort by T20 World Cup

The ICC announced that the next Twenty20 World Cup will be held in Sri Lanka in 2012while the 2014 edition of the event will be hosted by Bangladesh.

South Africa have been asked to bat first at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown by minnows Afghanistan.

Australia have won the toss and elected to bat first under hot sunny conditions at Bridgetown in Barbados.

South Africa's Skipper Graeme Smith has won the toss and invited India to bat first in the Group C Match at the Beausejour Stadium in Gros Islet.

Afghanistan held their batting decently well to post 115 for 8 after being asked to bat first by MS Dhoni

Minnows Ireland have restricted hosts West Indies to 138 for 9 in their Group D match at the Providence Stadium in Guyana

New Zealand won the opening game of the ICC World T20 2010 by defeating Sri Lanka by a narrow margin of 2 wickets with just one ball to spare

Pakistan had a terrific opening against Bangladesh as they piled up 172 for 3 in the Group A match at the Beausejour Stadium in St Lucia

India chased down the smallish target of 116 with 31 balls to spare to coast to a 7-wicket win against Afghanistan.