Sri Lanka players celebrate after their victory over Kuwait in their U-19 Asia Cup match. Courtesy: ACC
The move to shift the T20 World Cup seems to have been triggered by an unprecedented spike in the coronavirus cases in India, however it was not cited as the reason by the ICC.
"After 45 matches and countless incredible performances, the Most Valuable Team of the Tournament has been selected," said the ICC in a statement, a day after Australia clinched the title by beating New Zealand in the final.
In response, PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja thanked the world cricket body for awarding the Champions Trophy 2025 to Pakistan, saying the event will showcase Pakistan’s passion for the sport, a statement from the PCB said.
Within the minutes of the announcement of the sale of the ticket by ICC on https://www.t20worldcup.com/tickets, the website was flooded with thousands of fans trying to book a berth in the stadium to watch their heroes live in action.
Ronaldo was injured in the nose after colliding with the goalkeeper of the Czech national team during his attempt to get the ball. After the collision, Ronaldo fell to the ground bleeding, and the Portuguese medical staff rushed to rescue him.
A depleted Bangladesh will take on a confident UAE in the opening game of the two-match T20 series to be played in Dubai on Sunday.
Friday's match at the O2 Arena in London was the first participation of the Swiss, who has won 20 major titles since the Wimbledon quarter-finals in 2021, due to the injuries in his knee and ultimately prompted him to decide to retire.