All Articles under 'T20 World Cup 2009'
||Match : Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Final match of T20 World cup 2009.
Venue/Date : Lords cricket ground in London, UK.. 21 June 2009.
Debuts : none.
Toss : Sri Lanka, elected to bat first.
Result : Pakistan won by 8 wickets.
Man of the match : Shahid Afridi.
Man of the tournament : Tillakaratane Dilshan.
Umpires : Simon Taufel and Daryl Harper (both from Australia).
Head to head : Second meeting. Sri Lanka and Pakistan are now locked 1-1.
SummaryWhat looks like a huge win, by 8 wickets, was indeeed was huge victory although not in terms of margin. but in terms of what it meant to Pakistan, a ... .. Read complete article
Added on Mon, 22 June 2009
||June 5 to June 19 = only 15 day tournament is Twenty20 World cup 2009 (match schedule) but, as many as 12 teams playing. Naturally, who qualifies for next round becomes a confusing aspect.
Points table or the team standings is a format fixed before the competition starts to break the ties between two equal teams.
Note 1 : T20 World cup has two initial stages = group games and then super eights before the knock-out stages called semi-finals and the final. unlike some previous ICC hosted tournaments, no teams will carry forward points from Group stages to super 8s round!
Note 2 : Each match has a reserve day, and match will ... .. Read complete article
Added on Tue, 26 May 2009
||Doordarshan, the national, government and hence, free to air TV channel in India, has a policy of sleeping when cricket fans are dying with curiosity. in the week gone by, as we prepare for upcoming T20 World cup 2009, itsonlycricket has recieved many question on whether DD National will broadcast the this 15 day tournament or not?
Fact is, DD1 (Prasar Bharti) has not released any confirmation nor denied they will ask for live feeds of the matches from ESPN-Star, the company that holds the exclusive TV rights for the tournament. Their daughter channel, Starcricket, will show World T20 live in India and fans must get hold of this 24x7 cricket channel as soon as possible to avoid ... .. Read complete article
Added on Tue, 26 May 2009
||They say : Test Match is where fathers take their children to, T20 is where children take parents to.
When test cricket is failing to bring crowd to stadiums, T20 is house full everytime, anywhere it is played. ICC sees it, and hence, less than 2 years since innagural tournament, we're ready with second T20 world cup, to be played in England from June 5 to June 21 in year 2009.
Continuing the norm at itsonlycricket.com, following are Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) aka all information you may need on this Twenty20 World cup 2009 in England.
TV Telecast : Starcricket in India, Foxsports in Australia, Skysports in UK, Directv in USA. See complete Read complete article
Added on Sun, 22 March 2009
||Internet is a fast evolving technology and soon, watching live cricket match online will be possible for fans around the world with live feeds beaming onto your computer but as I write this, TV Channels are still the best mode.
The only thing you need is to know which sports channels in which country is showing the cricket series you are looking for. Come June 2009 ~ 2nd Twenty20 world cup will be played in England and various TV broadcasters have won the rights to beam the 20 over per side cricket matches to viewers world wide.
Like always, itsonlycricket has done some research and compliled following list of Country and respective TV channels with ... .. Read complete article
Added on Fri, 13 March 2009
||T20 aka 20 over per side international cricket matches are short affairs. just over 3 hours from start to finish and if you blink - you are sure to miss.
But if you read following carefully, itonlycricket.com will make sure you don't miss any game cause of start time delima. Following is a list of all country with a cricket fan and time when these Twenty20 matches in England will begin according to those countries.
Note : 2nd T20 world cup tournament is broken into two stages = league round and the super 8s round. Match time, date and start time is fixed for the league round but super 8s schedule will be fixed according to ... .. Read complete article
Added on Thu, 05 March 2009
||Where you've been.. sleeping? match tickets for T20 world cup in England, June 2009, are available since June 2008 and as this shortest format of international cricket is heavily popular (it also started in England), not very many tickets are expect to be available for high-profile games.
Silver lining : Ticket resale process, which enables fans to sell out the tickets they bought (match changed, mind changed or for any other reason) and also buy them. ICC has put up a streamline method for resale/rebuy for T20 World cup 2009 tickets.. all you have to do is call their customer care line mentioned below. FAQ.
So, what's wrong in trying? here's how you can ... .. Read complete article
Added on Sat, 21 February 2009
||Second time running, Pakistan reached the finals of T20 world cup but unlike previous time when they chocked under pressure to lose to India by 5 runs, Pakistan got their cup this time by beating Sri lankans by 8 wickets. This was Pakistan's second Cricket world cup since winning ODI world cup in 1992.|
Man of the Final = Shahid Afridi.
Man of the tournament = Tillakaratane Dilshan.
Following schedule has now been updated with results of all matches played during this World T20 in 2009.. View schedule of T20 world cup 2010 in West Indies.