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Windies recover after Amir strikes on Day 1

JAMAICA: West Indies’ middle and lower order came to their rescue in a big way as they recovered from a precarious 71 for 5 to end the opening day in Jamaica on 244 for 7. Roston Chase and Shane Dowrich added 118 for the sixth wicket after Mohammad Amir had ...

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Joe Root ready to captain England should Cook quit

LONDON: England’s Joe Root has said he is ready to take on the mantle of Test skipper should Alastair Cook decide to relinquish the captaincy. Root, part of the England limited-overs squad currently in India, has been widely tipped to take over the Test reins if Cook decides to stand ...

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Boxing Day Test: Lyon rocks Pakistan in last-day tussle

Younis Khan drives off the back foot, Australia v Pakistan, 2nd Test, 5th day, Melbourne, December 30, 2016 MELBOURNE: A trio of wickets to Nathan Lyon gave Australia a glimmer of hope for victory over a bedraggled Pakistan as the Boxing Day Test veered into the home stretch on day ...

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Ashwin fifty gives India edge after England fightback

R Ashwin punches through the off side, India v England, 3rd Test, Mohali, 3rd day MOHALI: Ravichandran Ashwin hit an attacking half-century to give India the edge after England’s bowlers dented the hosts with quick wickets on day two of the third Test in Mohali. India were 271 for six ...

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