Cricket Current Affairs - 2020

Australia beat England to win their 3rd successive Women’s Cricket T20 World Cup (2014) title

Australia lifted their 3rd World Twenty20 title by beating Australia in the finals held at Dhaka , Bangladesh. Australia 106 for 4 beat England 105 for 8 by six wickets. It was Australia’s third T20 triumph in succession. England medium-pacer Anya Shrubsole was named as the Women’s Player of the Tournament of the ICC World Twenty20. The 22-year-old grabbed 12 Read More…

ESPNcricinfo Awards 2013: “Sachin Tendulkar”- Cricketer of the Generation

Indian Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has been voted the cricketer of the generation by a 50-member jury of current and former cricketers and journalists. The award is meant to honour the most outstanding cricketer between the years 1993 and 2013. The award ceremony was organized in Mumbai to also mark the 20th anniversary celebrations for the Read More…

Karnataka won the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2013-14

Karnataka won the Vijay Hazare Cricket Trophy 2013-14 by defeating Railways by four wickets at the EdenGardens in Kolkata. For the first time, Karnataka won the Vijay Hazare trophy. Its’ Karnataka’s hat-trick title, as they already won the Ranji Trophy and Irani Trohy in this season (2014).  Note: Vijay Hazare Trophy, also known as the Read More…

Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan: Canara Bank’s Brand ambassador

The public sector lender, Canara Bank announced cricketer Shikhar Dhawan as its brand ambassador. Objective: To gear up for the next phase of banking with a special focus on the country’s youth. Canara Bank is not the first public sector lender to name a cricketer as its brand ambassador. For example- Cricketer Rahul Dravid has Read More…

ICC World Twenty 20 Schedule: ICC World Twenty 20 Starts March 16, 2014

The ICC World Twenty20 (also referred to as the ICC World T20 or the T20 World Cup) will be played in Bangladesh from March 16, 2014 – April 6 2014. This is the 5th World Twenty20 cricket. Teams: 16 teams The Top 8 Test teams enter directly into super 10 stage and Bangladesh and Zimbabwe, who finished outside the top Read More…