Tamim Iqbal 103 off 63 balls is the first century of T20 Cricket World 2016.
Tamim Iqbal smashes first ever century of World Cup T20 2016 by hitting blazing 103 Off 63 balls against Oman on Sunday, the 13th March 2016. In the final match of quailifier stage, Bangladesh gave put 186 runs on board with the heroics of its opener. Bangladesh won the match by 54 runs D/L method.
India vs Bangladesh, final of first ever T20 format tournament is being played at Shere Bangla Stadium in Bangladesh. Due to heavy rain the match has been shrink to 15 overs each side. India won the toss and MS Dhoni decided to bowl first. Watch Full match highlights and report of Asia Cup T20 Final.
Dale Willem Steyn is an incredible force behind South Africa’s fast bowling attack in the T20s, Test Cricket and One Day Internationals. His great pace bowling ability makes him as fast as the great Pakistani Wasim Akram. Steyn bowls at a regular speed of 145–150 km/h.
The fastest delivery he has bowled so far is 156.2 km/h which is the highest among today’s cricketers. He joins Lasith Malinga of Sri Lanka in the field of fast bowling records. He has a nick name called Steyn Gun,. He is loved by South Africans at home and internationally.
He is tall and brilliant with 5 ft 10 in tall. Unfortunately he could not play in the last test match against South Africa which England lost in January.
He played his last test match for South Africa on 26 December 2015 .He also played his last One Day international match against India on 4th April 2014. Former legend of South Africa called him the greatest asset for South African Cricket over the years. He has produced wonders in the department of bowling over the years. Being the Bowling coach, Donald really helped him to become a great fast bowler he has been for South Africa.
Apart from cricket, Steyn also made his way into the Hollywood film industry. He worked in a movie called Blended. Forth and final test match against England has ended in a great finish. Rabada has not let the injury of Dale made felt for South Africa due to his 7 wickets in the last innings to break the batting of England.
The great South African suffered an injury in the first test match against England. The test match started on Friday in Centurion Park. It is the most beautiful cricket stadium in the world. South Africa were 2 down in the test series once. Now the fourth match is over and England has finally lost the match, South Africa will must miss their best bowler in action. Dale had a shoulder injury which happened to him in the first test match. It was expected that he would make a comeback and return to the cricket before his retirement from the international scene.
In Durban the first match was played. The third test was going to be played in Johannesburg. He not only missed the third test but also missed the second test as well. The second game was played in the Cape Town cricket ground which is known for supporting the fast bowlers.
Dale was not able to gain a recovery, he was injured and his shoulder was his main component for balling, which was really hurt to make him suffer enough. This was truly a bad luck incident as Dale could not recover from the injury in time and he had actually missed the test matches.
England was still leading the test series with 1-0 at the time third match started. The South African Squad was also expecting Steyn on on Monday but he was not able to travel from Cape Town. According to the doctors, he had to undergo a scan.
However he has already taken over 406 wickets in 82 Tests. Out of the seven test matches he had to play, he had missed the fifth match. That was a blow for South Africa and the whole cricket fans who will now miss the legendary likes of Dale Steyn in action in the test matches. He will be deeply missed in the world cricket as the new year progresses.