‘There is no second chance for us’, says Brad Haddin

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“We have got to make sure that we bring our A game and deliver under pressure”

Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Brad Haddin has announced that the baggy greens have to beat the West Indies, who are the defending champions, if they want to have any chance of qualifying for the semi-finals of the World Twenty20.

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UAE include two uncapped players in World T20 squad

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This will be the United Arab Emirates’ maiden appearance at the World Twenty20

The United Arab Emirates have included uncapped 20-year-old batsman Rohit Singh and 18-year-old all-rounder Moaaz Qazi in their squad for the qualifying round of the World Twenty20, which will take place in Bangladesh next month.

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De Kock and me are like two peas in a pod, says Herschelle Gibbs

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“I haven’t seen a lot of him but I know he has got all the shots”

Former South Africa batsman Herschelle Gibbs believes he and Quinton de Kock are like two peas in a pod after the 20-year-old became the fifth cricketer in ODI history to score three centuries in a row, a club which Gibbs is a member of.

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South Africa aiming to be number one T20 team by start of World T20, says Faf du Plessis

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“We’ve set a goal for ourselves to try and get to number one by the time the tournament starts”

South Africa Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis has announced that the Proteas are aiming to be the number one ranked Twenty20 team prior to the start of the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh in March 2014.

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There is no reason why we can’t make it 4-1, says Quinton de Kock

 

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“We definitely look to get it 4-1 and that is our main goal and if we do that, it would be awesome”

Just a day after becoming the youngest South African to score an ODI century, Proteas wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock has announced that there is no reason why the national team cannot win the fifth and final ODI against Pakistan in Sharjah to end the five-match series 4-1.

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