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  1. Cricket visitors humbled by post-quake cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Press On-Line

    ... a memorial service took place at the Botanic Gardens, which happens to be part of the parkland where England met Scotland at Hagley Oval yesterday. Evidence of the devastation is close at hand. Players could peer from their hotel windows to see the ...

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  2. Ali century sets up comfortable England win against ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Daily Times

    CHRISTCHURCH: England completed a clinical 119-run victory over Scotland in their cricket World Cup Pool A match at Hagley Oval on Monday to record their first win in the tournament. After they were crushed in their opening games by co-hosts Australia and New Zealand, England posted 303 for eight after being asked to bat then dismissed Scotland for 184 from 47.2 overs on a day which began under dark clouds and concluded in bright sunshine.

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  3. Ali hits century as England open accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Nation

    Moeen Ali's century set up England's opening win in the World Cup in Christchurch on Monday when they downed Scotland by 119 run in their Pool A clash. Ali contributed a masterful 128 runs towards England's total of 303 and Scotland were all out for 184 with more than seven overs remaining.

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  4. England outclass Scotland, open account at World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Arab Times

    Ali contributed a masterful 128 runs towards England's total of 303 and Scotland were all out for 184 with more than seven overs remaining. Although Scotland were outclassed, the win was not as convincing as three-times World Cup runners-up England would have wanted.

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  5. England thumps ScotlandRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Fiji Times

    England are a happier side and Scotland again disappointed after the English thumped their northern neighbours by 119 runs in Cricket World Cup pool play. Chasing 304 to win, Scotland never threatened and were dismissed for 184 in the 43rd over in front of a crowd of 12,388 at Christchurch's Hagley Oval on Monday.

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  6. England starts wellRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Fiji Times

    England have overpowered Scotland in their Cricket World Cup pool match, the 119-run win their first of the tournament. Chasing 304 to win, Scotland never threatened and were dismissed for 184 in the 43rd over in front of a crowd of 12,388 at Christchurch's Hagley Oval on Monday.

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  7. Big cheer for streakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Southland Times

    ... up its first Cricket World Cup win. But he did not receive the biggest cheer from the crowd at yesterday's England-Scotland match - the last for the tournament at Christchurch's Hagley Oval. The naked intruder spent about 20 seconds on the field and ...

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  8. Ali's ton can fire England: MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | West Australian

    England have finally got their first win of the Cricket World Cup and are hoping Moeen Ali's performance can spark his teammates into life. They downed Scotland comfortably by 119 runs in Christchurch on Monday after being soundly beaten by Australia and New Zealand in their first games.

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  9. 'We're not rating ourselves against other teams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Morgan was able to alleviate some of the concern around his individual form with a late innings of 46 from 42 balls. In the normal course of events an England cricket win over Scotland wouldn't be a feat of great significance.

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  10. Showers in north, mainly fine southRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... tomorrow, as the wet weather clings on for another day. The next World Cup game in New Zealand is on Thursday, when Scotland meet Afghanistan at Dunedin's University Oval.

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  11. In these changed times, there is no honour in defeat for Scottish cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... first ODI at the Hagley Oval by bludgeoning 175 against Canada. England presented much more onerous opposition, but Scotland needed six less than the 310 they hit against the West Indies two weeks ago, and there were no shortage of Saltires in the ...

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  12. England vs Scotland: Moeen Ali's 128 gives England something to build onRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Independent

    ... not yet floweth over but at least and at last it is up and running. A routine if not utterly dominant win against Scotland has allayed immediate concerns about booking early flights home. The team were doubtless more relieved than elated. Another ...

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  13. Cricket World Cup: Mum happy to back her team soloRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... this is our year." "It's going to be close and we've certainly shown so far that we can do it but Australia's not Scotland, or England, for that matter." As for that thrashing against the Poms, Mrs Carr said although England didn't play that well, ...

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  14. Enjoy the fine weather while it lastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Press On-Line

    ... nge bringing rain through into Friday. For New Zealand's second Cricket World Cup match in Dunedin tomorrow against Scotland at 11am, conditions will be fine with a high of 22C.

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  15. Cricket: Morgan rates Black Caps with Australia as toughest challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... close to our best as individuals to beat these sides." While New Zealand travel south to Dunedin for a clash with Scotland, England have all week to stew on a substandard outing. "Australia played well but we had the opportunity to take the game to ...

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  16. Och aye, Riley's scotchyaRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    Riley Honings belts a tennis ball into the midriff of Scotland's opening batsman, Calum MacLeod, during an impromptu match in Dunedin's Octagon yesterday afternoon. Photo supplied.

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  17. Dunedin primed for cup clashRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    The red hot Black Caps are here; so too are Scotland, and with the city's accommodation ''bulging at the seams'', and a sell out crowd, Dunedin is primed to revel in the international spotlight of the Cricket World Cup tomorrow. Fresh from their decisive win over Sri Lanka in Christchurch on Saturday, the Black Caps had a low key arrival at Dunedin International Airport yesterday.

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  18. 'Juggernaut' tag rests uneasily with New Zealand coach Mike HessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    When is a juggernaut not a juggernaut? When it's the good ship Black Cap, which sailed into Dunedin eyeing at least two bowling changes against Scotland, and still trying to quell the labels being attached to their Cricket World Cup campaign. New Zealand face Scotland at University Oval tomorrow, where they are expected to wheel out Mitchell McClenaghan and home-town boy Nathan McCullum, for Adam Milne and Daniel Vettori.

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  19. Cricket: Confident Scots pose real threat to Black Caps - HessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand coach Mike Hesson is tipping upsets during the World Cup - and that's part of the reason he slightly bristled at a description of tomorrow's opponents Scotland. The preparatory week leading up to the start of the cup produced some eyebrow-raising performances - always with the codicil that they were practice days.

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  20. Trinidadian umpire Wilson poised to straddle biggest stageRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... Oval Feb 18, in Brisbane, when Zimbabwe face Pakistan at the Gabba March 1, and in Tasmania, when Sri Lanka take on Scotland March 11. Wilson will become the third West Indian to stand in the World Cup, the others being legends of umpiring. Jamaican ...

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