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  1. SL women's cricket team forced to perform sexual favours to keep their place in squad: ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... y 1-3 to West Indies on Wednesday, is ranked sixth in the world in one-day international games after Australia, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan, and England by the International Cricket Council.

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  2. SHOCKING! Sex bribe scandal rocks Sri Lankan women's cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... y 1-3 to West Indies on Wednesday, is ranked sixth in the world in one-day international games after Australia, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan, and England by the International Cricket Council.

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  3. Sri Lanka probe finds evidence of sex bribes in women's cricket teamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... y 1-3 to West Indies on Wednesday, is ranked sixth in the world in one-day international games after Australia, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan, and England by the International Cricket Council. (Reporting by Shihar Aneez, Editing by Nita Bhalla)

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  4. Warwickshire's Luke Sugg named England Disability Cricketer of the YearRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Stratford Herald

    ... the Year for 2014/15 after scoring 634 runs - including four centuries - at the 2014 Blind Cricket World Cup in South Africa before Christmas.

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  5. Chanderpaul deserves special send-off, says CameronRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Indies cricket." Much speculation has surrounded Chanderpaul's recent form. He managed a mere 91 runs against South Africa in three Tests earlier this year and also struggled against England in the recent three Test series with just 92 runs. He ...

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  6. Cricketers dominate Twitter in SARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    After Barack Obama's record breaking twitter following I decided to check who rules the Twitter roost in South Africa. To my surprise, the top 30 largest Twitter accounts in South Africa are dominated by cricketers.

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  7. Robin Uthappa deserves a longer run in Indian teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | CricketCountry.com

    ... 2007 tour and later turned out to be one of the impressive performers for India in the 2007 ICC World T20 in South Africa. However, since 2008, he was sidelined due to a struggling form and inconsistent performances. However, following the Indian ...

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  8. Shivnarine Chanderpaul should be given special farewell, feels Dave CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | CricketCountry.com

    ... resigns to fate? Much speculation has surrounded Chanderpaul's recent form. He managed a mere 91 runs against South Africa in three Tests earlier this year and also struggled against England in the recent three Test series with just 92 runs. He ...

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  9. Keaton Jennings: Dream start to life at DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    ... "We have a fantastic team spirit at the club - it's a close squad because mostly it is homegrown. I'm from South Africa but my mum is from Sunderland which is why I have an affinity for the area and wanted to play here. From day one I have felt ...

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  10. Justin Rose hunts second title of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... of practice in the rain by his friend former England cricket star Kevin Pietersen. The pair were both born in South Africa in 1980 and Pietersen was there as he continues to recover from an calf and Achilles injury he picked in his triple century ...

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  11. Duminy looking forward to BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    South African JP Duminy leaves the field for the second time as the covers go on the wicket as rain interrupts play during the Pool B 2015 Cricket World Cup match between South Africa and Pakistan at Eden Park on March 7, 2015. Photo: AFP South African fast bowler Dale Steyn has second thoughts about touring Bangladesh in July, but it is certainly not the case with his teammate Jean-Paul Duminy.

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  12. Jason Gillespie will accept England jobRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... keen to make the break into international cricket. It has been reported that Gary Kirsten, the former coach of South Africa and India, is understood to have told England he only wants to take control of either one-day or Test cricket. Strauss wants ...

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  13. Cricket Scotland name squad to face UAERead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    ... to join a 12-strong squad that also includes promising spinner Mark Watt. There will also be an opportunity for South Africa-born Con de Lange to push his cause for a Scotland cap after completing a four-year residency stint to qualify for his ...

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  14. Shark bites 18-year-old surfer on footRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... in the Atantic Ocean as a fake shark pulled by a boat goes past August 8, 2001 in Ocean City, MD. GANSBAAI, SOUTH AFRICA: An undated file photograph of a Great White Shark swimming off Gansbaai, about 180 kms from Cape Town. Following a great white ...

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  15. ECB Awards For 2014-15 AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Cricket World

    ... led the team to ODI series wins over India and New Zealand while also notching up T20 series victories over South Africa and New Zealand. Heather Knight, Sarah Taylor and Anya Shrubsole were the other women candidates who were outshone by Edwards. ...

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  16. Fresh pitch for IPL finalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... countries have been sent, arrangements for special fireworks are being made. It has been learnt that Cricket South Africa will be represented by its CEO Haroon Lorgat, from Bangladesh Mustafa Kamal and BCB president Nazmul Hassan will be coming for ...

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  17. SA mourns loss of Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... almost two years of financial body blows with a combination of prudent planning and good fortune, Cricket South Africa (CSA) is facing yet another potential crisis with the dissolution of the Champions League T20 involving the country's top two ...

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  18. Afridi requests int'l teams to tour Pakistan after ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... he said while talking to a private TV channel. Afridi said that he hoped that bigger teams like Australia, South Africa and England will tour Pakistan in the near future. "Zimbabwe tour is just a start of a very good beginning," he said. Afridi ...

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  19. Cricket: England captain Cook denies Pietersen - ultimatum'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    London: England captain Alastair Cook insisted on Wednesday he had issued no ultimatum that led to Kevin Pietersen's ongoing exile from the national side. After Andrew Strauss, the England and Wales Cricket Board's new director of cricket, confirmed Pietersen would remain in the international wilderness - where the star batsman has been for some 15 months since the team's 5-0 Ashes thrashing in Australia - reports emerged that Cook had issued a 'him or me' ultimatum to his new players and had threatened to resign if the South Africa-born Pietersen was recalled to the side.

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  20. Scotland include Watt, Umeed for three-day gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cricketer International

    Scotland have included 18-year-old left-arm spinner Mark Watt and 19-year-old top-order batsman Andrew Umeed in their 12-member squad for the three-day match against UAE at the Ageas Bowl. The team also included another left-arm spinner Con de Lange , who has played most of his first-class cricket in South Africa, but has become eligible for Scotland selection after completing a four-year residency.

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