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  1. New Zealand wins toss, bats in World Cup final v AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... New Zealand won the toss only three previous times in the tournament, in the pool stage against Associate countries Scotland and Afghanistan and in the quarterfinal against West Indies. Six of the New Zealanders in the starting XI were on the team ...

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  2. Streaker on field before the anthemsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... reappear on April 24. Another pitch invader, Student Fergus Watts, 21, admitted streaking naked at the England v Scotland game at Hagley Oval on February 23. He pleaded guilty at Christchurch District Court earlier this month with his defence ...

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  3. Joe Marler: 'It's the way I think the game should be played'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... thing." As the team warmed up on the pitch, the spectators have seen Ireland, who kicked off at 2.30pm in Scotland, replacing Wales at the top of the table with a 40-10 win. "At 4.25-4.30 we all got round in the changing rooms and were told the ...

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  4. Glenrothes clubs lead the way in positive coachingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Fife Now

    ... Fife to take part in a coaching initiative aimed at creating a positive sporting environment. The Positive Coaching Scotland programme is all about promoting the 'Keep calm and let me play' message, allowing children to participate and develop in ...

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  5. Cricket World Cup: David Warner tipped to upstage big-hitting Brendon McCullum in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... in which Warner looked at his most destructive in the World Cup was his shortest. Coming in at number five against Scotland, and when his team needed a quick victory to beat the threat of more rain, he crunched a six from his first ball on the way ...

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  6. Cricket World Cup: It's in the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press On-Line

    ... The next highest run rate was Australia's 8.67 runs per over in their sixth game of the tournament, against Scotland. But the pressure will not let up. The numbers show that New Zealand faces a formidable and well matched opponent in the final. ...

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  7. Starc, Boult race to deliver final blowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | CricketCountry.com

    ... final He began his first World Cup appearance with two wickets each in the first two games against Sri Lanka and Scotland, managed just one against England before emerging his team's hero against Australia. In his next two encounters against ...

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  8. Michael Clarke to retire from ODIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    ... ry over England, Clarke has forced his way into the side, helping them to victories over Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Scotland.

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  9. Champagne won't flow so freely in Rugby World CupRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... Nigel Owens, thanked the French for playing as they did, and meanly complained that in contrast neither Italy nor Scotland had bothered to turn up, thus, he implied, costing England the title. This was ungenerous, and also nonsense. Italy after all ...

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  10. Gibraltar interim coach and Scotland-born Davie Wilson prepares to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    What is the biggest concern for a Navy veteran, with no formal managerial experience, preparing to lead another country's team out in front of 30,000 of his baying compatriots? 'Suit or tracksuit?' jokes Gibraltar's interim head coach Davie Wilson, who will attempt to guide UEFA's newest member to an historic result at Hampden Park on Sunday. He adds: 'Growing up in Scotland, it's a boyhood dream to step out at Hampden for your country.

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  11. Why The Kiwis Will Finally Be Kings Of CricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Outlook

    ... the leading wicket-taker. He must be keen to add a few more to his tally in the final. New Zealand's bowlers sent Scotland packing for 142 in 36.2 overs, England for 123 in 33.2 overs, Australia for 151 in 32.2 overs and Afghanistan for 186 in 47.4 ...

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  12. Cricket World Cup: Black Caps need Taylor despite poor form over past weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Christchurch on February 14, Taylor scored 14 singles. He was out for 14 off 28 balls. He fired his wicket against Scotland, along with several others, in pursuit of boosting the run rate; Mitchell Starc was simply too good for him at Eden Park, but ...

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  13. Kiwis to exploit Warner bothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sporting Life

    ... Afghanistan, but he has struggled otherwise. His scores are (most recent first): 12, 24, 21* (batting five against Scotland), 9, 178, 34, 22, 12, 24 and 127. Six of Warner's last eight innings at the top of the order have been under, and ...

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  14. Cricket World Cup 2015: The Kiwi view on a New Zealand vs Australia finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Independent

    ... - that is a common misconception that British people have. The rivalry has nothing of the animosity of England-Scotland sporting clashes; neither of us invaded the other for a start. We're more like siblings - with New Zealand as the runt of the ...

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  15. Skipper Dhoni dodges retirement talk after Indias exit from World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hindustan Times

    ... (34 ducks) in the overall list. Afghanistan clinched their maiden World Cup win on February 26, 2015 when they beat Scotland by 1 wicket in Dunedin, New Zealand. Shaiman Anwar became the first UAE batsman to score a century in a World Cup match. His ...

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  16. Dont make a big deal out of Virats dismissal says Dhoni after loss to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hindustan Times

    ... (34 ducks) in the overall list. Afghanistan clinched their maiden World Cup win on February 26, 2015 when they beat Scotland by 1 wicket in Dunedin, New Zealand. Shaiman Anwar became the first UAE batsman to score a century in a World Cup match. His ...

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  17. Viral tweets from IndvsAus Superstitions Anushka and lots moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hindustan Times

    ... (34 ducks) in the overall list. Afghanistan clinched their maiden World Cup win on February 26, 2015 when they beat Scotland by 1 wicket in Dunedin, New Zealand. Shaiman Anwar became the first UAE batsman to score a century in a World Cup match. His ...

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  18. More pressure more often required at all levels to help Scottish teams compete internationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Sunday Herald

    At the end of a chastening month for our top teams in the international arena comparing Celtic's challenges with those of the Scotland cricket and rugby teams may seem odd but there is surely a common denominator. At the end of a chastening month for our top teams in the international arena comparing Celtic's challenges with those of the Scotland cricket and rugby teams may seem odd but there is surely a common denominator.

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  19. India vs Australia Live Score Rohit Dhawan begin chase of 329 for IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Hindustan Times

    ... (34 ducks) in the overall list. Afghanistan clinched their maiden World Cup win on February 26, 2015 when they beat Scotland by 1 wicket in Dunedin, New Zealand. Shaiman Anwar became the first UAE batsman to score a century in a World Cup match. His ...

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  20. England 'embarrassed' by World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BBC News

    ... Hales was overlooked for the defeats against New Zealand, Australia and Sri Lanka, as well as the win over Scotland. But he returned to the side against Bangladesh, scoring 27, and retained his place in the meaningless win against Afghanistan, where ...

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