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Apps to get latest updates of ICC World T20 2012

If you have a smartphone all you need is apps and it’s like you’re there in person enjoying the ICC World Twenty20 2012 in Sri Lanka.

In case you haven’t heard, the ICC World Twenty20 2012 is on in Sri Lanka!! It’s big especially for cricket buffs!!

Fans unable to keep abreast of the latest developments from the tournament because they are on the move needn’t fret.

If you have a smartphone all you need is an app and it’s like you’re there in person enjoying one of the most loved sporting event.

Check out this cool apps list for cricket updates that can really enrich the experience of the ICC World Twenty20 2012!

ESPN Cricinfo
This application provides the most in-depth cricket coverage including ball-by-ball commentary, breaking news, and has audio and video features. The app offers "push notifications" that brings the user instant alerts for wickets, batsman milestones and score updates during live matches.

It comes with a ‘lean back’ mode you can set to your smartphone screen. Just switch the app, place your device on your table and follow live scores throughout a routine days work.

NexGtv
NexGTv is a video streaming app that offers live TV on the move. It has collaborated with ESPN (the official broadcaster of T20 World Cup) and offers users with an excellent opportunity to catch live excitement of the ICC World Twenty20 right on the mobile phone. It also brings game highlights.

The app is available for all major mobile platforms and works fine with Wi-Fi and 3G connections. NexGtv offers about 100 channels through its Android application.

Live Cricket Score Widget
The widget gives you a chance to keep up to date with all the cricket action, like latest scores, hottest news, schedules and more. This app is very light, less than 100 KB in size and does not drain your battery.

Widgets are portable applications that you can be set on any of your home screens, your blog, iGoogle home page, Facebook profile or other websites. The best part of widget is that it doesn't hamper other tasks and shows latest cricket live scores in a horizontal scrolling view (Marquee).

PlayUp
This app is ideal for people who love catching up with friends during the game. PlayUp not only gives relevant news, like live score, match highlights and exciting videos but also picks the latest social buzz, comments and suggestions from other users. Free discussions, chat rooms, friend interactions from across the globe will be at your fingertips. Apart from cricket, PlayUp covers variety of sports.

ICC T20 World Cup 2012
This is the official app for ICC world T20 Sri Lanka 2012. It doesn't need active internet connectivity and just a few minute of data connectivity is enough for match statistics, scores and updates.

The app gives information on T20 rules, insider news from the tournament as well as profiles of participating teams and players. Video match highlights, live audio commentary, exclusive videos, virtual graphics and footage from post-match press conferences are also offered.