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54 min ago | AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Op-Ed - 'Searching for Samantha' and the Bits Terrorism Narratives Leave Out

On Sunday night, Carte Blanche broadcast the BBC documentary 'Searching for Samantha', about the so-called 'White Widow' Samantha Lewthwaite and her connections to terrorism.

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5 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Cricket: South Africa captain Amla heaps praise on struggling Tahir

South Africa's Imran Tahir bowls during a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo July 23, 2014.

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9 hrs ago | Colombo Page

Sri Lankan and South African cricketers raise funds for the Sri Lanka Visually Handicapped XI

July 23, Colombo: Standard Chartered joins hands with Sri Lanka Cricket to continue its efforts to raise funds and awareness for the Sri Lankan Visually Handicapped XI and its bid at this year's World Cup in South Africa in November.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Northern Territory News

Northline Oval dropped from Series

DARWIN'S Northline Oval has been dropped from the One Day Quadrangular Series matches with its pitch failing to come up to international standard.

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Gazette Series

Cricket: Thornbury captain to take on Alleyne and other sporting stars at Cheltenham Festival

THORNBURY captain Richard Trotman will pit his wits against Gloucestershire's most successful ever skipper in a Ten10 Tournament taking place at the Cheltenham Festival on Friday.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

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Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach Beachgoers got an unwelcome surprise amidst the white sands and relaxing waves on Sunday evening.

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Rediff.com

Cricket Buzz: Anderson hearing on Aug 1; David Boon to hold Jadeja's

He made the announcement during the preliminary hearing, on Tuesday morning, which was attended by representatives of Anderson and the ECB and their legal counsel, the ICC's Ethics & Regulatory Lawyer, and representatives of the BCCI and their legal counsel.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach

Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach Beachgoers got an unwelcome surprise amidst the white sands and relaxing waves on Sunday evening.

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Football365

Dunga Is Named As New (Old) Brazil Coach

Dunga, 50, led Brazil to World Cup glory as a player in 1994 and returns for a second spell as manager, having been dismissed in 2010 when the Brazilians were knocked out by the Netherlands in the World Cup quarter-finals.

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The Courier

Ballarat cricketer Short assists with upset win in Darwin

BALLARAT cricket export Matt Short is putting his game against proven test and one-day international players in northern Australia.

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The Cricketer International

Sri Lanka call up Niroshan Dickwella

In a left-field selection move, uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been flown in from England to join the Sri Lanka squad ahead of the second Test against South Africa, a selector has confirmed.

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BleacherReport

Changes Sri Lanka and South Africa Should Consider for 2nd Test in Colombo

With Sri Lanka taking on South Africa in the second and final Test at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo on Thursday, both sides may now be pondering possible changes to their respective lineups in the aftermath of last week's opening match, which the tourists comprehensively won by 153 runs to go 1-0 up in the series Hashim Amla may have become ... (more)

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The Age

Fast bowler Peter Siddle to chase more pace in bid for Test recall

Peter Siddle will this week begin a training regimen focused on regaining his pace - and with it his fast-bowling berth in the Australian Test team - for the October series against Pakistan and the home summer series against India.

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West Australian

Shaun Marsh to undergo elbow surgery

Shaun Marsh will undergo surgery to fix a persistent elbow problem, putting him out of action for up to four months.

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News24

Sport24.co.za | Steyn closes in on Ntini

Dale Steyn's heroics in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle have seen him move to 16th in the all-time Test wicket-taker list.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Iol.co.za

Lots of spin over nothing

Dale Steyn believes that the "ball tampering" incident should not cloud South Africa's win in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle, and he is right.

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The Cricketer International

Sibanda dropped for remaining Afghanistan ODIs

Vusi Sibanda has been dropped from the Zimbabwe squad for the remaining two ODIs against Afghanistan.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Lord's Test: Memorable win for India and myself, says MS Dhoni

London: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni today described his team's 95-run win over England in the second Test here as a special one, and said the victory was a "memorable" one for him because he does not forsee himself to play a five-day game again at the 'Home of Cricket'.

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West Australian

Cook must go: Hussain

Former England captain Nasser Hussain has urged Alastair Cook to stand down as skipper after a 95-run defeat by India at Lord's condemned the side to its 10th Test without a win.

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BleacherReport

Captaincy, 'Keeper and Beyond: What England Must Change After Lord's Loss

England slumped to defeat against India at Lord's on Monday, collapsing after the lunch break to give MS Dhoni's side a 1-0 advantage in their five-Test series.

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