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  1. Boxing DayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Magical Musings

    ... big shopping day is the day AFTER Christmas and it's called Boxing Day. It's also a statutory holiday! Yay me! In Scotland, Boxing Day has been specified as an additional bank holiday since 1974, by Royal Proclamation under the Banking and Financial ...

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  2. After Kenya, setting the bar high for 2015: SubhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Nation

    ... divulge and as a consequence derail ongoing negotiations, but it is understood that the Netherlands, Ireland and Scotland may be the ones coming over in the first half of 2015. Quite a few diplomats were seen visiting the Gaddafi Stadium during the ...

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  3. Tendulkar named ambassador for 2015 ICC World CupRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | INDOlink

    ... k-out stage matches will have reserve days. Apart from the 10 Full Members, four qualifiers - Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates - will take part in the tournament.-PTI

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  4. The Englishman who is leading Afghanistan to the World Cup despite terror threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Daily Mail

    ... the same group as England, Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka but will fancy their chances against Bangladesh and Scotland. 'If we can beat those two and nick a win against one of the big teams then we will be in the quarter-finals,' said Moles, ...

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  5. IS shamed in reality TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... a number of people died when a garbage truck crashed into a group of pedestrians in the city centre of Glasgow in Scotland. - A MAN dressed in a Santa suit opened fire on two men after they had an argument over "Santa's girlfriend, Mrs. Claus." ...

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  6. ICC appoints Sachin Tendulkar as ambassador for 2015 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Rediff.com

    ... -out stage matches will have reserve days. Apart from the 10 Full Members, four qualifiers -- Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates -- will take part in the tournament.

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  7. Rory Bremner on indyref and impersonating SturgeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Scotsman.com

    ... something less stressful. Like farming!" Bremner is talking about his review of the year show, to be aired on BBC1 Scotland on Tuesday, and you've got to be part Brian Taylor, part Lewis Hamilton, part Miss Piggy to keep up. Never mind answering ...

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  8. Morgan named England ODI captain, Cook dropped from squadRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Stabroek News

    ... nd Morgan's men have been drawn in Pool A along with Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Scotland.

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  9. Alastair Cook's dismissal as captain better late than never for England?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | DNA India

    ... England's World Cup charge against Pool A opponents Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Scotland. Despite faring worse than Cook with the bat in 2014, averaging 25.45, the 28-year-old Middlesex left-hander has an ...

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  10. Alastair Cook dumped as England ODI captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Indian Express

    ... Morgan's men have been drawn in Pool A along with Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Scotland. "@MattWabe: The @ECB_cricket selectors meet today. Get @Eoin16 as captain and a little man called Kevin @KP24 into the side." ...

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  11. Cook out, Morgan in as England ODI captain - reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | West Australian

    ... Morgan's men have been drawn in Pool A along with Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Scotland. "What you can't survive as captain is scoring no runs when the team are losing and that is what's been happening for Alastair ...

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  12. Cricket - Alastair Cook to be axed as England ODI captain aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Yahoo!

    ... nd Morgan's men have been drawn in Pool A along with Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Scotland.

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  13. Former Yorkshire paceman prepares to spearhead Scotland's World Cup bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    Wardlaw is preparing to spearhead Scotland's bid to spring a surprise at the one-day World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, starting in mid-February. But in the build-up to the tournament, the new ball bowler is tying his own knot before jetting off to a training camp in Dubai next month.

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  14. Jason Gillespie feels ICC should raise Ireland's Test status 'sooner rather than later'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Newkerala.com

    ... since 2009. The International Cricket Council had approved a play-off system in April that would give Ireland and Scotland the chance to play Test cricket. The world governing body said that the ICC Test Challenge would take place every four years ...

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  15. Bryden, Kumar shine in US tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... He was the youngest amongst the top 15 players. Competitors came from around the world including countries such as Scotland, England, Canada, China, Russia, Germany, Korea and Mexico. Bryden tied for third place with an astounding finish of five ...

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  16. THE Advertiser can reveal our shortlist for Sports Personality of the Year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... U23 champion in Shropshire and qualified for the Glasgow Games in the summer. She then more than held her own in Scotland, coming ninth in the cross country despite being one of the youngster competitors. Batsman Luke Sugg has smashed his way into ...

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  17. Scots face floodlit World Cup warm-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sunday Herald

    The Scots head to the UAE for two ODIs each against the Afghans and the Irish and the second and third of those matches will be day-night encounters. Scotland open their World Cup campaign with a series of day matches in New Zealand but conclude with two day-night affairs in Australia.

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  18. Iain Wardlaw is centrally contracted by ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Northern Echo

    Wardlaw is preparing to spearhead Scotland's bid to spring a surprise at the one-day World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, starting in mid-February. But in the build-up to the tournament, the new ball bowler is tying his own knot before jetting off to a training camp in Dubai next month.

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  19. as Winters go, this one doesn't get any bigger for Cleckheaton star Iain Wardlaw.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The former Yorkshire fast bowler is preparing to spearhead Scotland's bid to spring a surprise at the one-day World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, starting in mid-February. But in the build-up to the tournament, Wardlaw is tying his own knot before jetting off to a training camp in Dubai next month.

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  20. The World Cup cricket trophy comes to BendigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | ABC News

    It's one of the biggest sporting events in the world, and the trophy that represents victory is on a tour across Australia for the first time in 23 years. The ICC Cricket World Cup has returned to Australia for the first time in 23 years, and what better way to celebrate its return than a special tour across the country? In all there will be 14 teams battling to win the trophy, including teams from Scotland, Ireland and the United Arab Emirates alongside cricket powerhouses like England, Australia, New Zealand and the West Indies.

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