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Hong Kong keep winning streak alive at ACC Twenty 20 Cup

Charlie Burke. Photo: Edward Wong

Hong Kong kept their unbeaten streak alive with another convincing victory, this time over Singapore, to reach the semi-finals at the Asian Cricket Council Twenty20 Cup in Kathmandu and ensure their ticket to the world qualifiers for the ICC Twenty20 World Cup next year.

Sunday, 31 March, 2013, 4:57am

Hong Kong ease past Nepal to close in on world qualifiers

Waqas Barkat

Playing at home and in front of thousands of their fans, Nepal were always considered a huge threat but Hong Kong brushed aside the hosts with minimum fuss to record their second successive six-wicket win in as many days at the Asian Cricket Council Twenty20 Cup in Kathmandu.

28 Mar 2013 - 4:16am

Irfan blasts Malaysia as Hong Kong launch Cup quest

Irfan Ahmed from the Hong Kong cricket team. Photo: Edward Wong

Irfan Ahmed bludgeoned Malaysia into submission as Hong Kong got their campaign to book a berth in the ICC Twenty20 World Cup qualifiers off to a winning start in Kathmandu with a six-wicket victory.

27 Mar 2013 - 4:27am

Kohli leads India to easy win over Pakistan

India cricket team fans celebrate after India's victory on Sunday during the World Twenty20 cricket match against Pakistan. Photo: AFP

India, led by a superb unbeaten 78 from Virat Kohli, kept their Twenty20 World Cup hopes alive with an emphatic eight-wicket win over arch-rivals Pakistan in the Super Eights on Sunday.

India dismissed their neighbours for a paltry 128 with Lakshmipathy Balaji taking three for 22 before Kohli tore into the Pakistan attack in a match-winning knock made off 61 balls.

1 Oct 2012 - 9:32am

West Indies through to super eight stage

Ireland's batsman Ed Joyce bats during a ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between Ireland and West Indies in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Monday, Photo: AP

West Indies qualified for the Twenty20 World Cup super eight stage without winning a game after their final Group B match against Ireland was abandoned because of rain on Monday.

25 Sep 2012 - 12:15pm

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