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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


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


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


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


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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Despite court case, Stokes in demand for IPL

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LONDON: England’s Ben Stokes could remain the Indian Premier League’s most expensive foreign player despite court proceedings against him when he goes under the hammer at the competition’s glitzy auction this weekend. Stokes , who went for a record $2.16m to Rising Pune Supergiant last year, is among the top ...

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Britney announces final Piece of Me Tour


LONDON: Britney Spears is bringing her final run of her ‘Britney: Piece of Me Tour’ to London’s The O2 on August 24. The pop megastar has been performing the same show since it opened at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas in December 2013 to ...

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Warner to lead Australia in T20 tri-series, Smith rested


MELBOURNE: David Warner will lead Australia in next month’s Twenty20 international tri-series against New Zealand and England as regular captain Steve Smith is given a break ahead of the crucial Test tour to South Africa. Opening batsman Warner , the Test vice-captain, steps up to lead Australia in the T20 ...

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