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ESPN Cricinfo
Women's pay hikes should not depend on resultsafter a decade of depressing results. It should not be forgotten that Charlotte
Women's pay hikes should not depend on results
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
after a decade of depressing results. It should not be forgotten that Charlotte Edwards has to date won a total of five Ashes series and two World Cups. Mike Atherton's cumulative total was zero. Of course, I don't really believe the England... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia eye South Africa great Donald as bowling coachMcDermott, who helped guide Australia to victory in last year's World Cup and a
Australia eye South Africa great Donald as bowling coach
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
McDermott, who helped guide Australia to victory in last year's World Cup and a 5-0 whitewash of England in the last Ashes series on home soil, stepped down as bowling coach after the World Twenty20 in India. Donald, nicknamed 'White... Read more
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The Star
Australia eye South Africa great Donald as bowling coachMcDermott, who helped guide Australia to victory in last year's World Cup and a
Australia eye South Africa great Donald as bowling coach
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
McDermott, who helped guide Australia to victory in last year's World Cup and a 5-0 whitewash of England in the last Ashes series on home soil, stepped down as bowling coach after the World Twenty20 in India. Donald, nicknamed 'White... Read more
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give me sport
AB De Villiers not convinced by day-night testsmay also have been the environmental conditions or simply that the batsmen just
AB De Villiers not convinced by day-night tests
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
may also have been the environmental conditions or simply that the batsmen just didn't play very well. In the most recent Ashes series, only 18 of the 25 possible days of play were used yet no one was clamouring to find the cause of collapses from... Read more
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give me sport
The five contenders to open the batting for Englandto become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://
The five contenders to open the batting for England
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay4 In the 2015 home Ashes series, Moeen was drafted into the side as a spinner batting down at number eight. Now five months later he has been... Read more
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give me sport
Dropped England batsman stakes claim for summer recall with big century in season openernot be enough to guarantee a place at Headingley in a month or so. It would be
Dropped England batsman stakes claim for summer recall with big century in season opener
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
not be enough to guarantee a place at Headingley in a month or so. It would be sad to see the final remnant of the 2005 Ashes series go but in an evolving cricket environment, it may be the best thing to do. Do YOU want to write for... Read more
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asianage
Kevin Pietersen ruled out with a calf injuryinjury was confirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not play
Kevin Pietersen ruled out with a calf injury
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
injury was confirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not played for England since their 5-0 defeat in the 2013-14 Ashes series in Australia, had scored 73 runs from four IPL innings at an average of 36.50 and strike rate of 11... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Blow for Supergiants, Kevin Pietersen ruled outconfirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not played for Engl
Blow for Supergiants, Kevin Pietersen ruled out
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
confirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not played for England since their 5-0 defeat in the 2013-14 Ashes series in Australia, had scored 73 runs from four IPL innings at an average of 36.50 and strike rate of... Read more
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dna
Big blow for Supergiants as Kevin Pietersen pulls out due to calf injuryconfirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not played for Engl
Big blow for Supergiants as Kevin Pietersen pulls out due to calf injury
dna / Posted 5 days ago
confirmed, ending his IPL season early. Pietersen, who has not played for England since their 5-0 defeat in the 2013-14 Ashes series in Australia, had scored 73 runs from four IPL innings at an average of 36.50 and strike rate of... Read more
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New Kerala
night Ashes Test 'distinct possibility', feels Cricket Australia CEO - newkerala.com #52654I think its a distinct possibility. He said: And it may well be that there is
night Ashes Test 'distinct possibility', feels Cricket Australia CEO - newkerala.com #52654
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
I think its a distinct possibility. He said: And it may well be that there is a day-night Test match in the Ashes series in 2017-18. Sutherland said he hopes to see more nations hosting day-night Tests in coming years. I think over... Read more
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New Kerala
Pink-ball Ashes game a distinct possibility: Cricket Australia - newkerala.com #52532played into future and it will be a part of regular series. And it may well be
Pink-ball Ashes game a distinct possibility: Cricket Australia - newkerala.com #52532
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
played into future and it will be a part of regular series. And it may well be that there is a day-night Test match in the Ashes series in 2017-18." There are reports that South Africa are reluctant to feature in the pink-ball game at Adelaide... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Gabba in a pink fit over Testto search content on this website THE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting right
Gabba in a pink fit over Test
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
to search content on this website THE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting rights to the first salvos of next year’s Ashes series because Cricket Australia is so convinced day-night Tests are a perfect fit for Brisbane. Wednesday’s official... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Gabba in a pink fit over TestTHE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting rights to the first salvos of next year’
Gabba in a pink fit over Test
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
THE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting rights to the first salvos of next year’s Ashes series because Cricket Australia is so convinced day-night Tests are a perfect fit for Brisbane. Wednesday’s official confirmation that Steve Smith’s Australians... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gabba in a pink fit over TestTHE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting rights to the first salvos of next year’
Gabba in a pink fit over Test
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
THE Gabba may lose the coveted hosting rights to the first salvos of next year’s Ashes series because Cricket Australia is so convinced day-night Tests are a perfect fit for Brisbane. Wednesday’s official confirmation that Steve Smith’s Australians... Read more
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birminghammail
Warwickshire sign Jenny Gunn for the 2016 domestic seasonwas part of the England teams who won the Women’s World Cup and Women’s World T
Warwickshire sign Jenny Gunn for the 2016 domestic season
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
was part of the England teams who won the Women’s World Cup and Women’s World T20 in 2009 and has also been part of five Ashes series wins. “We’re thrilled she has chosen to become a Bear as we look to build on last year’s NatWest Women’s T20... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Testinto the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Test
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
into the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings at Gabba Test matches since the 2013-14 Ashes series, Sutherland rejected the notion that Brisbane is running out of chances to keep its Test. “We’re not in the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Testinto the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Test
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
into the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings at Gabba Test matches since the 2013-14 Ashes series, Sutherland rejected the notion that Brisbane is running out of chances to keep its Test. “We’re not in the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Testinto the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Test
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
into the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings at Gabba Test matches since the 2013-14 Ashes series, Sutherland rejected the notion that Brisbane is running out of chances to keep its Test. “We’re not in the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Testinto the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings
Crowds will return for Gabba day-night Test
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
into the mid-December schedule,” Sutherland said. Despite poor public showings at Gabba Test matches since the 2013-14 Ashes series, Sutherland rejected the notion that Brisbane is running out of chances to keep its Test. “We’re not in the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Husband-wife Test players, and T20 oldieshe wasn't top of this particular table is the old Lancashire allrounder Len Hop
Husband-wife Test players, and T20 oldies
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 10 days ago
he wasn't top of this particular table is the old Lancashire allrounder Len Hopwood, who played two Tests in the 1934 Ashes series in England, and bowled 462 balls (77 overs) without taking a wicket - in what turned out to be Hopwood's final... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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News Mail
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
News Mail / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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Daily Examiner
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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Northern Star
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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Queensland Times
May might be out until June after head bumpindeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since Engli
May might be out until June after head bump
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
indeed ... The Gabba hasn't had a more unpopular figure gracing it since English cricketer Stuart Broad in the 2013-14 Ashes series. But, at least Australia's Public Enemy No.1 that summer didn't knock anyone out. The same could not be said... Read more
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express
England to shake up Test cricket with shock Sri Lanka requestto unify the nine games under one banner in order to determine a winner. The s
England to shake up Test cricket with shock Sri Lanka request
express / Posted 12 days ago
to unify the nine games under one banner in order to determine a winner. The system would follow that used for the women’s Ashes series last summer, with a win in each of the white-ball matches worth two points and the Test matches worth four. The... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Lankan team only lacks experience - Former Observer Schoolboy Cricketer Kumar Dharmasenayou enjoy the most - Tests, ODI or T20s? Honestly, I enjoy the most as a Test
Lankan team only lacks experience - Former Observer Schoolboy Cricketer Kumar Dharmasena
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 days ago
you enjoy the most - Tests, ODI or T20s? Honestly, I enjoy the most as a Test umpire. Officiating as an umpire in the Ashes series or a Test at the Lord�s is greater than any other level in the limited over games. There is no doubt about that!... Read more
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Perth Now
Soccer ‘Ashes’ to kick off WA stadiumagainst England. It is hoped the game would kickstart regular fixtures against
Soccer ‘Ashes’ to kick off WA stadium
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
against England. It is hoped the game would kickstart regular fixtures against the Poms, breathing life into a soccer Ashes series. Football West, which oversees the code in WA, has discussed the importance of the Socceroos being part of the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Ballance admits to mental battle after England axingwere "jumping on the bandwagon" in questioning his technique. Ballance was dro
Ballance admits to mental battle after England axing
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 14 days ago
were "jumping on the bandwagon" in questioning his technique. Ballance was dropped after the first two Tests of the 2015 Ashes series following a run of faltering form in which he managed only one half-century in 10 innings, the consensus among... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
World T20 omission frustrated Finnthe Test series against Sri Lanka and hopes that the newly developed ability to
World T20 omission frustrated Finn
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 15 days ago
the Test series against Sri Lanka and hopes that the newly developed ability to swing the ball - evident during the 2015 Ashes series - will give him an edge. "I feel I've something to offer in all three formats," Finn said. "But Test cricket is... Read more
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Herald Sun
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Yeara highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
a highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year following his sterling individual Ashes series. Smith was Australia’s best performed player in a losing 3-2 Ashes series last year, scoring a double century... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Yeara highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
a highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year following his sterling individual Ashes series. Smith was Australia’s best performed player in a losing 3-2 Ashes series last year, scoring a double century... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sport Just InSmith is named one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year after shining for Austral
Sport Just In
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Smith is named one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year after shining for Australia in a losing effort in last year's Ashes series. Queensland leg spinner Cameron Boyce is the big name addition to the Tasmanian Tigers squad for next... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Yeara highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
a highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year following his sterling individual Ashes series. Smith was Australia’s best performed player in a losing 3-2 Ashes series last year, scoring a double century... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Yeara highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
a highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year following his sterling individual Ashes series. Smith was Australia’s best performed player in a losing 3-2 Ashes series last year, scoring a double century... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Steve Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year with Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson and Brendon McCulluma highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of
Steve Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year with Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson and Brendon McCullum
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
a highly prestigious honour after being named one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year following his sterling individual Ashes series. Smith was Australia’s best performed player in a losing 3-2 Ashes series last year, scoring a double century... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Steve Smith named among Wisden's Cricketers of the YearSmith has been named one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year after shining for A
Steve Smith named among Wisden's Cricketers of the Year
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
Smith has been named one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year after shining for Australia in a losing effort in last year's Ashes series. The Australia captain was named alongside retiring New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum, star Black Caps... Read more
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Evening Standard
Stokes and Bairstow lead Wisden Cricketers of Yearshowed as New Zealand drew their Test series 1-1 before a thrilling ODI series
Stokes and Bairstow lead Wisden Cricketers of Year
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
showed as New Zealand drew their Test series 1-1 before a thrilling ODI series that England won 3-2. In a disappointing Ashes series for Australia in England Smith was the top run scorer, hitting a double century in his side’s mammoth second... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australia’s County invasionand finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on
Australia’s County invasion
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
and finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on Voges’ breakout year though, with a meagre Ashes series (201 at 28.71) almost ending his Test career in its infancy. A big County season would go a long way to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s County invasionand finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on
Australia’s County invasion
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on Voges’ breakout year though, with a meagre Ashes series (201 at 28.71) almost ending his Test career in its infancy. A big County season would go a long way to... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
County Championship: Australians playing in England this winterand finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on
County Championship: Australians playing in England this winter
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
and finishing the season with an average of 95.50. There was one major blot on Voges’ breakout year though, with a meagre Ashes series (201 at 28.71) almost ending his Test career in its infancy. A big County season would go a long way to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Balls up: CA’s big call you may have missedTHE CHANGE? In two words, The Ashes. By the time Australia next visits Englan
Balls up: CA’s big call you may have missed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
THE CHANGE? In two words, The Ashes. By the time Australia next visits England in 2019 the Aussies won’t have won an Ashes series there for almost two decades. That’s too long as far as Cricket Australia is concerned and they’re determined... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Dukes ball in Sheffield Shield cricket: Brad Haddin, Mitchell Starc have their say, joining Ricky Ponting and Nic MaddinsonTHE CHANGE? In two words, The Ashes. By the time Australia next visits Englan
Dukes ball in Sheffield Shield cricket: Brad Haddin, Mitchell Starc have their say, joining Ricky Ponting and Nic Maddinson
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
THE CHANGE? In two words, The Ashes. By the time Australia next visits England in 2019 the Aussies won’t have won an Ashes series there for almost two decades. That’s too long as far as Cricket Australia is concerned and they’re determined... Read more
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New Kerala
KP eyeing to return to international cricket with South Africa - newkerala.com #47958the international arena with South Africa. Pietersen has not been selected in
KP eyeing to return to international cricket with South Africa - newkerala.com #47958
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
the international arena with South Africa. Pietersen has not been selected in the English national side since the 2013-14 Ashes series whitewash in Australia. Pietersen will be eligible to play for his native country South Africa in early... Read more
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chroniclelive
Ben Stokes named as one of five Wisden players of the year for 2016has since established himself as the world’s finest all-rounder. His diving ca
Ben Stokes named as one of five Wisden players of the year for 2016
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
has since established himself as the world’s finest all-rounder. His diving catch off Adam Voges as England closed out the Ashes series at Trent Bridge is called “the individual moment of the summer”, and was followed by 6-36. The undoubted... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What SA has to gain by giving KP lifelinethat precipitated his exit from international cricket (Pietersen was actually E
What SA has to gain by giving KP lifeline
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
that precipitated his exit from international cricket (Pietersen was actually England’s highest run scorer in the 2013-14 Ashes series, scoring 294 runs at an average of 29.40). His performances for Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League over the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Kevin Pietersen eyes South Africa return: Should Cricket South Africa offer KP lifeline?that precipitated his exit from international cricket (Pietersen was actually E
Kevin Pietersen eyes South Africa return: Should Cricket South Africa offer KP lifeline?
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
that precipitated his exit from international cricket (Pietersen was actually England’s highest run scorer in the 2013-14 Ashes series, scoring 294 runs at an average of 29.40). His performances for Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League over the... Read more
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sportsmole
Pietersen eyes Test return with South AfricaThe 35-year-old has not represented England in any format of the game since the
Pietersen eyes Test return with South Africa
sportsmole / Posted 19 days ago
The 35-year-old has not represented England in any format of the game since the 2013-14 Ashes series following a dispute with the ECB. It means that come 2018, Pietersen will be eligible to turn out for South Africa - the country of his... Read more
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