ICC T20 World Cup Current Affairs, GK & News
On July 8, 2020, the BCCI President Saurav Ganguly announced that the Asia Cup T20 was cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic. Highlights Following the cancellation, the next Asia Cup is to be held in Sri Lanka. And Asia Cup 2022 is to be held in Pakistan. The Asian Cricket Council has chosen Sri Lanka to ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: Sports Current Affairs
Claire Polosak of Australia will become the 1st female umpire to officiate in a men’s one-day international at the ICC World Cricket League Division 2. She stood in the final between tournament hosts Namibia and Oman. The 31-year-old has overseen 15 women’s ODIs and stood in the semi-final of the Women’s World Twenty20 in 2018.
Harmanpreet Kaur has been named captain of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 XI, which also featured opener Smriti Mandhana and leg-spinner Poonam Yadav. A selection panel of ICC in Dubai picked up the team on the basis of the players’ performances in the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty-20 tournament , which concluded recently with Australia ..
Topics: Cricket • Harmanpreet Kaur • ICC T20 World Cup • ICC Women's T20 World Cup • ICC Women's World Twenty20 squads • International cricket • Smriti Mandhana • Team sports • West Indies cricket team
The 2018 ICC Women’s World T20 championship will be held in the West Indies from November 9 to 24. This is the first standalone ICC women’s event in the shortest format of the game. India will begin their campaign against New Zealand on the opening day. The 10-team tournament, featuring three-time champions Australia and reigning ..
The 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 will be hosted by West Indies from 9 to 24 November 2018. The preliminary round matches will be held at the Guyana National Stadium and Daren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia, while Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua and Barbuda will stage the two semi-finals and the final. Hosts ..
Topics: Antigua and Barbuda • Cricket • Cricket in the West Indies • Darren Sammy • ICC T20 World Cup • ICC Women's T20 World Cup • ICC Women's World Twenty20 • International cricket • Sir Vivian Richards Stadium • Team sports • Viv Richards • West Indies cricket team
“SLINEX 2011”: Indo-Sri Lanka Naval Exercise SLINEX 2011: Code named SLINEX 2011, it was the 5 day Joint Naval Exercise b/w India and Sri Lanka, in the seas off Trincomalee Started on September 19, 2011 it concluded on September 23, 2011 Objective: Improving interoperability of the two navies INS Shivalik, considered one of the largest ..
Topics: Cricket • ICC T20 World Cup • Indian Hindus • Inter-Services Intelligence • International cricket • International Cricket Council • Marathi people • Pakistan • Sachin Tendulkar • SLINEX • Team sports