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  1. Sport24.co.za | Proteas draw Colombo thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    A gritty Proteas tail has fought off Sri Lanka's spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win.

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  2. South Africa survive in Colombo, win series 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    ... for an LBW against Faf Du Plessis on the fifth day in Colombo. (Source: AP) A gritty South African tail fought off Sri Lanka's spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win on the island. The series ...

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  3. Lady luck finally deserts Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cricketer International

    In a year where Sri Lanka have won almost every prize they laid their eyes on, their luck was bound to run its course at some point.

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  4. South Africa top Test rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ananova

    A combination of thunderstorms and stoic resistance helped South Africa regain the world No 1 Test ranking as their second Test against Sri Lanka ended in a stalemate after a tense finale in Colombo.

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  5. Cardiff date for touring sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ananova

    The ECB has announced a revision to the tour itineraries for New Zealand ‘A’ and Sri Lanka ‘A’ ahead of their forthcoming triangular series with England Lions.

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  6. Jayawardene's safe hands, and SA's stonewallingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Stats highlights from the fifth day of the second Test at the SSC, where South Africa batted 111 overs to save the match Number of Test series won by South Africa in Sri Lanka.

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  7. Tartan up for Cricket World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... the biggest global sporting event to come to the state. for the real thing in March, where the Scots will take on Sri Lanka (March 11) and Australia (March 14) - the host's last game before the finals. Tasmanian captain and Australian one-day star ...

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  8. India vs England 2014, 3rd Test at Southampton: Moeen Ali dismissed by short ball againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | CricketCountry.com

    ... partnership as England got well and truly ahead in the first session. South Africa bat out Day 5 against Sri Lanka to win series 1-0; move to No 1 in ICC rankings India vs England Live Cricket Score 3rd Test Day 2 at Southampton: Moeen Ali falls ...

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  9. PCB accpets Saleem Malik's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | CricketCountry.com

    ... than we can't stop his payments and there is no doubt he is a former captain." South Africa bat out Day 5 against Sri Lanka to win series 1-0; move to No 1 in ICC rankings India vs England Live Cricket Score 3rd Test Day 2 at Southampton: Moeen Ali ...

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  10. Ian Bella s century against India marks return of another England senior batsman to formRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | CricketCountry.com

    ... around the tables and put India under pressure in the remainder of the series. South Africa bat out Day 5 against Sri Lanka to win series 1-0; move to No 1 in ICC rankings India vs England Live Cricket Score 3rd Test Day 2 at Southampton: Moeen Ali ...

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  11. Sri Lankan selectors under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | CricketCountry.com

    In a scathing editorial, a leading Sri Lankan Sunday newspaper has hit out at Sri Lanka Cricket officials for "politicisation of the dressing room", while also calling out Sanath Jayasuriya 's selection panel for poor selections that saw the selectors' choices for T20 captaincy and Test and One-Day International vice-captaincy discarded not long ... (more)

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  12. South Africa secure draw to reclaim No.1 Test cricket ranking from AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    COLOMBO: South Africa reclaimed top spot in cricket's test rankings after grimly hanging on for a draw in the second and final test against Sri Lanka on Monday to win the series 1-0.

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  13. South Africa's AB de Villiers is dismissed in ColomboRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    South Africa will go back to the top of the International Cricket Council Test rankings after some stubborn batting helped them to a hard-fought draw against Sri Lanka in Colombo.

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  14. Aussies lose No.1 Test ranking to ProteasRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Pakistan in a two-Test series in the United Arab Emirates in October. It was South Africa's first series win in Sri Lanka since 1993 when they first toured the country and defeated the hosts 1-0. Starting the day at 1-38, South Africa added just 121 ...

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  15. Proteas hold on to clinch Test seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The Proteas tail fought off Sri Lanka's spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win.

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  16. Bransgove in pursuit of Ashes dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... think we should be competing by being the best." Although the Ageas Bowl, which hosted its first Test in 2011 when Sri Lanka were the visitors, is scheduled to stage several limited-overs matches over the next few years, it does not currently have ...

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  17. Senanayake to get help with correcting actionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Sri Lanka offspinner Sachithra Senanayake will get help from Daryl Foster, a human movement lecturer at the University of Western Australia, to correct his bowling action.

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  18. Amla leads South Africa blockathonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Tea South Africa 282 and 104 for 4 need another 265 runs to beat Sri Lanka 421 and 229 for 8 dec Live scorecard and ball-by-ball details It was riveting, un-Youtubeable Test cricket on the final day at the SSC.

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  19. Cricket - Sri Lanka victory push held up by rain in ColomboRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Sri Lanka's hopes of securing a series-levelling victory over South Africa were thwarted by two rain delays on the fifth morning of the second test that restricted play to just 30 minutes on Monday.

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  20. Pietersen signs for Melbourne StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... deal to play for Melbourne Stars in Australia's T20 Big Bash competition. The former England batsman, 34, replaces Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga, who is unavailable because of preparations for the World Cup. The Big Bash takes place from 18 December ...

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