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  1. Richie Benaud is set to return to broadcastingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Sporting Life

    ... Crawley told Fairfax Media : "Richie is coming in to work to voice a teaser for the first Twenty20 (against South Africa) next week. That is the first bit of work Richie has done in more than a year since his car accident. "He is good. In his words, ...

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  2. England bowler Broad denies Pietersen 'bullying' claimsRead the original story

    40 min ago | West Australian

    ... an earful. Broad's fellow-bowler James Anderson, another player accused of bullying by Pietersen, said the South Africa-born batsman's claims threatened to overshadow the team's achievements. "It puts a bitter taste in your mouth about a really ...

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  3. Pakistan warned to brace for Australia backlashRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stabroek News

    ... batsmen on a slow pitch. The defeat cost the tourists their chance of regaining the top test ranking from South Africa, while giving a raw Pakistan outfit a timely dose of belief after recent struggles. "We have won the first test but it's a long ...

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  4. Is South Africa's Amla the best ODI batsman in modern cricket?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    South Africa Test team captain Hashim Amla is very close to a landmark that would confirm him as one of the best One-Day International batsmen of all time. Amla has moved to within only 210 runs of 5,000 in the ODI format, and if he plays to roughly his statistical performance level in the five-match away series against Australia shortly, he might get there during the course of these November assignments.

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  5. SLC ropes in sports psychologistRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... addition to 121 first-class matches. He has a masters degree in sports psychology, and has worked with England, South Africa, as well as teams in the IPL and Big Bash League. Penney, meanwhile, is understood to be in the final stages of negotiations ...

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  6. New world cricket order confronts testRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    ... Edwards of the need for the West Indies to sort out their issues on and off the field. Turning up for a tour of South Africa before Christmas would be a good start. "I don't believe they [the West Indies] will be lost. I can't imagine that. I think ...

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  7. Faisal demands justice from PCB chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... tons from 2011 to 2013, but I was utilized as 12th man for three consecutive series starting from Sri Lanka, South Africa and Zimbabwe. It was quite hurting to watch all the eight matches on the sidelines. What was my fault, I did nothing wrong, but ...

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  8. Pakistan eager to seal series with victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... Pakistan have played five Test matches so far in Abu Dhabi while registering two victories, one each against South Africa and England, and drawing other three. So they have a bright chance to end the series on a winning note either by clinging to ...

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  9. Kevin Pietersen saga: Stuart Broad, James Anderson saddened by bullying claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | CricketCountry.com

    ... defeat down under as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) set out to create a new team ethic without the South Africa-born batsman. In an inflammatory memoir, released earlier in October, Pietersen said that he was marginalized and demonized by ...

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  10. English batsman Kevin Pietersen's 'bullying culture'...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... defeat down under as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) set out to create a new team ethic without the South Africa-born batsman. In an inflammatory memoir, released earlier in October, Pietersen said that he was marginalized and demonized by ...

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  11. Isn't Bravo in conflict of interest?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    I note the recent announcement that Dwayne Bravo, captain of the West Indies One-Day cricket team and player representative for the West Indies Players' Association, has been contracted to play the upcoming 20/20 cricket tournament in South Africa. This announcement and presumably the negotiated contract underpinning it, comes just a few days after Mr Bravo, in defiance of the stated wishes and best interest, both of his employer and his union, leads a wildcat strike to call players off the field of play in a tournament which is being staged at roughly the same time.

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  12. Amla on course to ODI landmarkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    South Africa Test team captain Hashim Amla is reportedly very close to a landmark that would confirm him as one of the best ODI batsmen of all time. Amla has moved to within only 210 runs of 5,000 in the ODI format, and if he plays to roughly his statistical performance level in the five-match away series against Australia shortly, he might get there during the course of these November assignments.

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  13. Richie Benaud pads up for Channel NineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Richie Benaud, the doyen of cricket commentary, will return to work at Channel Nine on Friday for the first time since he was seriously hurt in a car crash. Benaud, 84, will head to Nine's studios to voice an introduction for next week's Twenty20 international between Australia and South Africa.

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  14. Brace for Aussie backlash: YounisRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Arab Times

    ... batsmen on a slow pitch. The defeat cost the tourists their chance of regaining the top Test ranking from South Africa, while giving a raw Pakistan outfit a timely dose of belief after recent struggles. Waqar, however, said he expected the Abu Dhabi ...

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  15. Pakistan bat; Australia pick Starc and MaxwellRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... was included alongside Mitchell Johnson in the same XI for the first time since the deciding third Test against South Africa in Perth in late 2012, when Graeme Smith's side won by a wide margin. Pakistan's XI was unchanged from the first Test, with ...

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  16. Akram heaps praise on unplayable JohnsonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... in last summer's Ashes triumph, claiming 37 wickets before picking up another 22 in the three-Test series in South Africa in February-March. Pakistan won last week's first Test against Australia in Dubai by 221 runs and took no risks against ...

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  17. Andrew Alderson: Does Ryder threaten team spirit?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a lack of convincing form from Martin Guptill, Jimmy Neesham and Dean Brownlie at the top of the order against South Africa. The flipside is that there are 14 further ODIs before the World Cup for New Zealand to persevere with alternative opening ...

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  18. Stuart Broad: Denies there was bullying in the England campRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    ... soon be joined in the England picture by Jonathan Trott, who has been selected for the Lions' January tour to South Africa, having withdrawn from the Ashes squad last year due to a stress-related illness. "It was really sad to see what happened to ...

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  19. Faulkner to have Tigers Shield stintRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner

    FORMER Launceston all-rounder James Faulkner has been left out of Australia's one-day international squad for the first two matches of the series against South Africa in Perth in order to get some red-ball cricket under his belt. FORMER Launceston all-rounder James Faulkner has been left out of Australia's one-day international squad for the first two matches of the series against South Africa in Perth in order to get some red-ball cricket under his belt.

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  20. England's Jonathan Trott to have round the clock psychological...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Batsman who withdrew from last Ashes tour and was later diagnosed with 'situational anxiety' is in the England Lions squad set to visit South Africa Jonathan Trott will be nursed through his England comeback with 24-hour access to psychological help on tour if required. His return coincides with the onset of a ludicrous schedule in which England have been booked to play 17 Tests in nine months.

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