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  1. Cricket: Jonathan Trott has 'earned' England cap, says coach Peter MooresRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    ... captain Alastair Cook in the drawn first Test, delivered a strong performance on England Lions' tour of South Africa A, which prompted his recall to the Test fold. Moores said that one doesn't change their opening partnership straight away on the ...

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  2. DA wants parly to probe ProteasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... ahead of the in-form Kyle Abbott, a white player. The allegations have been strenuously denied by Cricket South Africa (CSA) and team management who said Philander was picked after being declared fit despite the fact that up until then he had had a ...

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  3. Coach Moores says Trott 'earned' England placeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... captain Alastair Cook in the drawn first Test, delivered a strong performance on England Lions' tour of South Africa A, which prompted his recall to the Test fold. Moores said that one doesn't change their opening partnership straight away on the ...

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  4. CSA to probe Proteas 'interference'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Cricket South Africa will launch an investigation into the selection of the Proteas' starting side for the World Cup semi-final, following weeks of acrimony over alleged interference in the selection of the final XI for the match against New Zealand. The organisation's president, Chris Nenzani, confirmed on Saturday he had appointed a team of Cricket SA's Board members to interrogate whether Kyle Abbott had been removed from the starting XI - first picked by Andrew Hudson, Russell Domingo and AB de Villiers - and replaced by Vernon Philander allegedly at the behest of Cricket SA's chief executive Haroon Lorgat.

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  5. Holder food for Simmons' thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... when he and his panel chose Jason Holder as the youngest of all West Indies captains for the tough campaigns in South Africa in January and the subsequent World Cup in ODIs in Australia and New Zealand. Lloyd described Holder, variously, as "one of ...

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  6. Horn's letter to CSARead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Mike Horn, the high performance coach of South Africa for the World Cup, has clarified that he was quoted out of context in media reports that said that he suggested political influence in the selection of the South Africa cricket team during the World Cup. In a statement issued by Cricket South Africa , Horn, clarified his comments made to the media on Thursday were taken completely out of context.

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  7. England coach Peter Moores forced to defend captain Alistair Cook...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Adam Lyth. 'He went back to Warwickshire, scored runs and then captained and played well on the Lions tour of South Africa. 'We can see he's really hungry to do well again and is playing well but he's been done by the swinging ball. 'It was his ...

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  8. Somerset sign Chris Gayle for T20 BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    ... against Sri Lanka in Galle. This was his second triple century and surpassed his previous best of 317 against South Africa in 2005. The left hander's One-Day record is also one to strike fear in to the hearts of bowlers. In 268 ODI's he has scored ...

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  9. Sunrisers Hyderabad four-runs short in Delhi Daredevils IPL matchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Indian Premier League, but were left out of the playing XI for Saturday's clash with Delhi. In their place were South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn, who put in a strong performance with figures of 1-27, and England batsman Eoin Morgan who scored one ...

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  10. IPL 2015: Top 10 Bowlers of Week 2 of Indian Premier LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... The 27-year-old has played 10 ODIs and 10 T20I for his country, the last of which was a 50-over clash against South Africa in November. Producing an economy rate of 4.25 per over against the power-packed Kings XI lineup was further evidence that ...

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  11. CSA confirms guideline on selection quotaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Cricket South Africa has confirmed that the selection of the national team includes a guideline on transformation which requires the consideration of at least four players of colour in the starting XI. That was the major outcome of an internal review conduced by three CSA board members to look into the selection of Vernon Philander for the World Cup semi-final, following allegations that the bowler was added to the team to meet an unofficial quota.

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  12. Bacher says CSA boss Haroon Lorgat needs to explain 'serious' allegations against himRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Former South African captain Ali Bacher has said that Cricket South Africa chief executive officer Haroon Lorgat needs to explain the allegations against him as they are of a serious nature. Bacher spoke on Thursday after adventurer Mike Horn reportedly confirmed that there was political interference in the South African camp before their Cricket World Cup semifinal against New Zealand last month.

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  13. CSA condemns xenophobic attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Cricket South Africa shares the shock and horror of all decent people following the xenophobic attacks on our fellow Africans this week and calls on all South Africans to respect the sanctity and dignity of human life. "This is one of the saddest weeks in the history of our young democracy," commented CSA President, Chris Nenzani.

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  14. Kevin Pietersen and Kumar Sangakkara can lead Surrey cricket back to eliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Surrey Advertiser

    ... game as well - should give Surrey's batting a major source of runs lacking over the past few years. While South Africa's Graeme Smith never had the chance to show his ability before injuries ended his career - the likes of Ricky Ponting, Hashim Amla ...

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  15. Horn apologises for Philander controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... of the team for the ICC World Cup semi-final match against New Zealand. In a letter he sent to Cricket South Africa, Horn expressed his regret for the controversy caused following his comments. "First of all I apologise for this controversy. If this ...

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  16. Kolbe, the Stormers' driving ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... will tee Kolbe up with an ideal opportunity to put the Stormers on his back and carry them to victory. Arguably South Africa's most dynamic open-field runner in the history of Super Rugby, the 21-year-old fullback's tactical maturity is seldom ...

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  17. Bangalore vs. Mumbai Indians, IPL: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... Info and Live Stream: Sony Six, Star Sports HD, Star Sports 1 (India), Sky Sports (United Kingdom), SuperSport (South Africa), OSN (UAE), SkyTV ( New Zealand), Network Ten (Australia), Channel 9 (Bangladesh), Sportsnet and Omini (Canada), Sports Max ...

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  18. Uganda targets chess goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... TEAM Uganda captain Adolf Muhumuza and Ronald Otile played a game of their lives to win a crucial point against South Africa in the foursomes, to help Uganda remain on top of the log...

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  19. Girls Schools Cricket Week beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... TEAM Uganda captain Adolf Muhumuza and Ronald Otile played a game of their lives to win a crucial point against South Africa in the foursomes, to help Uganda remain on top of the log... After winning a silver medal at the All Africa U-15 Badminton ...

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  20. KCCA win to compound SCVU's miseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... TEAM Uganda captain Adolf Muhumuza and Ronald Otile played a game of their lives to win a crucial point against South Africa in the foursomes, to help Uganda remain on top of the log... After winning a silver medal at the All Africa U-15 Badminton ...

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