Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Tag Archives: England

Tri-Series: England, New Zealand in fight for final spot

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ICC: England take on New Zealand in a do-or-die clash in the sixth Twenty20 International of the triangular series in Hamilton on Sunday, 18 February, for a chance to play Australia in the final. Australia’s record run-chase in their last league match against New Zealand on Friday meant England still ...

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Ben Stokes due in court for first time after nightclub incident

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LONDON: England all-rounder Ben Stokes is set to appear in court for the first time on Tuesday after being charged with affray following an incident outside a nightclub that cost him his place on the Ashes tour. The 26-year-old all-rounder, who missed the trip to Australia after being suspended from ...

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Injury cloud over Williamson as black-caps look to break duck

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WELLINGTON: Two teams, no points. The Trans-Tasman T20 moves across the water with New Zealand and England looking to get on the board. Australia and the Australians were hard on both, as David Warner led a resurgent short-form side packed with BBL talent to three wins from three, guaranteeing them ...

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Australia hammer England by 7 wickets

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MELBOURNE: Australia cruised to a seven-wicket victory over England with more than five overs to spare to remain unbeaten after three games in the triangular Twenty20 series in Melbourne on Saturday. The Australians restricted England to 137 for seven off their 20 overs with paceman Kane Richardson taking three wickets ...

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Maxwell century scripts Australia’s victory over England

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HOBART: After being contentiously omitted from Australia’s team for the one-day global series which England won 4-1, Maxwell re-emphasized his allround value in the shortest format with his second consecutive match-winning performance. That proved the trigger for England to slump badly, as Australia took 6-43 and threatened to skittle the ...

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Akshay Kumar’s Gold Teaser Released

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BOLLYWOOD: Akshay Kumar is currently busy promoting his film ‘PadMan’ whose trailer and songs have already won over the audiences and now the teaser of his next ‘Gold’ has just released online. From the looks of it, the charismatic actor looks all set to mesmerise the audience once again with ...

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Sam Billings and Vince vie for opening role for England

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CANBERRA: Same England tour, but another month, and another format. After Australia lorded the Ashes, and England returned the compliment in the 50-over series, England are competing in a 20-over tri-series with Australia and New Zealand. The trio will play each other twice before the final in Auckland – no ...

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Curran steps up as England beat Australia in final ODI

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PERTH: England finished their testing tour of Australia on a high Sunday with a thrilling 12-run win in the fifth and final one-day international in Perth. In the first match at the new Perth Stadium, the tourists set Australia 260 to win in front of a record West Australian cricket ...

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Boycott fears English county cricket could die in 20 years

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LONDON: : Geoffrey Boycott has said he fears English domestic first-class country cricket could die within 20 years. After England’s recent 4-0 Ashes series loss in Australia, many pundits accused the governing England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of marginalising four-day County Championship matches, which are supposed to prepare players ...

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Head leads Australia to victory in fourth England ODI

Head leads Australia to victory in fourth England

ADELAIDE: Travis Head, promoted to the top of the order, led Australia to a drought-breaking win over England in the fourth one-day international in Adelaide on Friday. Replacing injured opener Aaron Finch, Head anchored a shaky Australian run chase with a polished 96, falling just shy of a deserved century ...

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