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Asia Cup final victory: India beat Bangladesh by 8 wickets to win 6th title

Due to delayed start, the match has been reduced to 15-overs a side. Fielding restrictions are for five overs and a bowler can bowl a maximum of three overs.

PTI | Mar 07, 2016 12:40 AM

Meet Chacha Bashir, team India’s Pakistani fan, who got a special gift from Dhoni

Indian cricket fans reside in every part of the world, even in Pakistan. News Nation spotted a super fan of Indian cricket team and its skipper MS Dhoni in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 06, 2016 04:16 PM

Shakib sustains thigh muscle injury ahead of Asia Cup final

There was some bad news in the Bangladesh camp ahead of their big Asia Cup Twenty20 final against India with vice-captain and top all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan sustaining a “left hip-flex injury” in...

PTI | Mar 05, 2016 05:59 PM

Asia Cup 2016, Preview: Confident India ready for Bangladesh challenge in final

Unstoppable so far with clinical performances, a formidable India will square off against a passionate and sprightly Bangladesh in their quest for continental supremacy in the final of the Asia Cup...

PTI | Mar 05, 2016 02:45 PM

Asia Cup 2016: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by six wickets | Scorecard

Pakistan’s batting finally came good as they successfully chased down a competitive total posted by Sri Lanka to win by six wickets in an inconsequential final round robin league encounter of the...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 04, 2016 11:52 PM

Asia Cup 2016: India beat UAE by 9 wickets to remain unbeaten in league stage

Today India will face UAE in the final group game and is likely to replace both openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan as they are recovering from injuries.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 04, 2016 08:46 AM

India beat UAE, to clash with Bangladesh in Asia Cup final on March 6

A second string India dished out an impressive show to restrict minnows UAE to a meagre 81 for nine in an inconsequential round robin league encounter of the Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament, here...

PTI | Mar 03, 2016 09:47 PM

Pakistan batsmen face fire after Asia Cup defeat

Former cricketers castigated the miserable batting performance by the Pakistan team, which was knocked out of Asia Cup after defeat against hosts Bangladesh.

PTI | Mar 03, 2016 12:39 PM

Former batting greats can help Pakistan team: Saqlain

Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq says the cricket authorities must seek help of former greats to find solutions for the batting woes, afflicting the national team.

PTI | Mar 03, 2016 12:34 PM

Mashrafe Mortaza: People's captain whom a nation loves

Call it a compulsion, but sporting achievements are often measured by numbers in hand and that is precisely why it will be difficult to analyse Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza’s influence and...

PTI | Mar 03, 2016 12:31 PM

Asia Cup 2016: Bangladesh set up title date with India after winning thriller | Scorecard

A spirited Bangladesh today continued their giant killing act with a stunning five-wicket win over Pakistan in a low-scoring thriller to set up a title clash against India in the Asia Cup T20 cricket...

PTI | Mar 03, 2016 08:33 AM

'Bumrah will find difficult to sustain with this action'

Former Pakistan fast bowler and current United Arab Emirates coach Aaqib Javed feels that Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah will “find it difficult” to sustain for long without injury in international...

PTI | Mar 02, 2016 08:12 PM

I felt like my game is back: Yuvraj

Flamboyant left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh said he felt like he rediscovered his old touch en route to a breezy 35, which played a pivotal role in India’s five-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the...

PTI | Mar 02, 2016 08:06 PM

Defeats are damaging our morale, says peeved Mathews

Sri Lanka’s stand-in captain Angelo Mathews made no bones about the fact that the string of defeats has had “damaging” effect on their morale ahead of the ICC World T20 in India starting next...

PTI | Mar 02, 2016 04:27 PM

Bumrah has been good with new as well as old ball: Dhoni

The emergence of young Jasprit Bumrah as a potent “death overs” bowler has come as a huge “relief” for Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who complimented the Gujarat lad for being equally...

PTI | Mar 02, 2016 04:26 PM