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2 hrs ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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The Indian Express

Waqar Younis keen to prepare strong pace battery for Pakistan

Waqar Younis is hired by the PCB as the head coach ahead of the tour to Sri Lanka.

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Newkerala.com

Gurinder Sandhu on stand-by for Australia A

Indian origin cricketer Gurinder Sandhu has been included in the Australia A squad as a stand-by for injured pacer Josh Hazlewood.

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Daily Mail

Graeme Smith ends his three-year spell at Surrey due to injury problems

Surrey captain Graeme Smith will not be returning to the Oval next season due to his continued battle with injury.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Newkerala.com

Steyn charges Proteas to 153-run victory against Lanka in first Test

South African pace bowler Dale Steyn guided his side to a 153-run win over Sri Lanka as the first Test of the two-match series concluded on Sunday at Colombo.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Lord's Test: 'Cautious' Murali Vijay's purple patch works for India

London: Thus far, the batting success of this summer's India's tour of England has been the Tamil Nadu opener Murali Vijay.

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The Independent

County Cricket: Ryan Sidebottom's seven wickets put Yorkshire back in hunt

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Sporting Life

Surrey v Kent

Sam Northeast hit 91 to spearhead Kent's 351 for seven after they were put in by Surrey at Guildford in a LV= County Championship match important to both sides as they look to move more strongly into Division Two promotion contention.

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The Cricketer International

Dhoni and Cook take it slow

Number of away Tests that India have lost after setting their opposition a 300-plus target in Test cricket - versus Australia at Perth in 1977.

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