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World Twenty20: Afghanistan opt to field against England


September 21st, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 21 (IANS) Afghanistan captain Nawroz Mangal won the toss and opted to field against defending champions England in a group A match of the World Twent20 cricket tournament ... Read more...

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Uncapped Bairstow included in England Test squad


May 13th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Middle-order batsman Jonny Bairstow has received his maiden call-up to the England Test squad for the series opener against the West Indies Thursday.Bairstow, who has ... Read more...

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Panesar, Davies return to England squad


December 9th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 9 (IANS) Popular off-spinner Monty Panesar and Steven Davies have been recalled to the England squad for the three-Test series against Pakistan in Dubai and Abu Dhabi next ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs England, fifth ODI


October 25th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) Scoreboard of the fifth ODI between India and England at the Eden Gardens here Tuesday.India: Ajinkya Rahane c Kieswetter b Bresnan 42 Gautam Gambhir b Finn 38 Virat ... Read more...

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England put India in to bat in fifth ODI


October 25th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) England won the toss and chose to field against India in the fifth and final One-day International at the Eden Gardens here Tuesday.Manoj Tiwary was ... Read more...

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Rahane shines as India take 3-0 lead against England (Roundup)


October 21st, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, Oct 20 (IANS) India took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match here Thursday, beating England by five wickets in the third One-day International.Chasing England's 298 for four, ... Read more...

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England can bounce back to win series 3-2: Finn


October 19th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, Oct 19 (IANS) England pacer Steve Finn said Wednesday the visitors still have the confidence to bounce back from 0-2 and win the five-match ODI series.On the eve of ... Read more...

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Kohli’s ton, double century stand with Gambhir see India victorious


October 18th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Riding on a stroke-filled Virat Kohli century and his unbroken double-century third-wicket partnership with Gautam Gambhir, India coasted to an emphatic eight-wicket victory ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Raina help India reach 300 (Lead)


October 14th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 14 (IANS) A captain's knock by Mahendra Singh Dhoni helped India set an imposing target of 301 before England in the first One-Day International here Friday.Giving the ... Read more...

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Its an honour to open bowling for England: Woakes


October 9th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 9 (IANS) All-rounder Chris Woakes, who played a key role in England's 56-run win in the warmup match against Hyderabad XI, feels it is an honour ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: England vs Hyderabad XI


October 9th, 2011 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Hyderbad, Oct 9 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard of the first warm-up match between England and Hyderabad XI here Saturday.EnglandAlastair Cook c Ibrahim Khaleel (wk) b Anwar Ahmed 6 ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. England, fifth ODI


September 17th, 2011 - 7:12 am ICT by IANS
Cardiff, Sep 17 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the rain-affected fifth and final ODI between India and England at Sophia Gardens here Friday.India:Parthiv Patel c Bresnan b Swann ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s innings against England, fifth ODI


September 17th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Cardiff, Sep 16 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of India's innings against England in the fifth and the final ODI at Sophia Gardens here Friday.India:Parthiv Patel c Bresnan b ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. England, 4th ODI


September 12th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the tied fourth ODI between India and England at the Lord's here Sunday.India:Parthiv Patel c Bopara b Broad 27 Ajinkya Rahane ... Read more...

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Fourth ODI: India’s scoreboard against England


September 11th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against England in the fourth ODI at the Lord's here Sunday.India: Parthiv Patel c Bopara b Broad 27 Ajinkya Rahane lbw Broad 38 Rahul Dravid ... Read more...

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England put India in to bat at Lord’s


September 11th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) England won the toss and decided to bowl against India in the fourth One-day International at the Lord's here Sunday.India retained the side that played the ... Read more...

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Tremlett doubtful for second Test against India


July 28th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 28 (IANS) England paceman Chris Tremlett may miss the second Test against India starting Friday here at Trent Bridge.The 6-foot 8-inch tall pacer Wednesday skipped the training owing ... Read more...

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Dernbach called for second Test at Lord’s


May 31st, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) England have called up Jade Dernbach as a cover for the second Test against Sri Lanka at the Lord's beginning Friday.Uncapped Surrey bowler Dernbach replaced fast ... Read more...

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Finn backs Strauss to continue as Test and one-day captain


April 24th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Fast bowler Steve Finn has backed Andrew Strauss to continue his dual role as Test and one-day captain, despite England's dismal performance at 2011 World Cup.Strauss is now ... Read more...

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Recharged Shahzad eyeing England Test comeback against Lanka


April 20th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20(ANI): England fast bowler Ajmal Shahzad, who was injured, has announced that he is now ready to be Andrew Strauss' trump card in all forms of the game."I feel fine ... Read more...

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Australia beats England by 51 runs in Brisbane ODI


January 30th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan 30(ANI): Australia defeated England by 51 runs in the fifth ODI played in Brisbane on Sunday to seal the seven-match series 4-1 with two matches to spare.England never really challenged ... Read more...

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Bresnan says he needed cricket’s biggest stage to play his best


December 29th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 29 (ANI): Having played only six Tests so far, England's right-arm fast bowler Tim Bresnan said he needed the Ashes campaign platform to play his best.Bresnan is so laid back ... Read more...

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England’s sustained excellence in Ashes praiseworthy: Roebuck


December 29th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 29 (ANI): England deserves enormous credit for the sustained excellence of their cricket in this series. It has been a team without heroes or egos, a hard-working, tough, thoughtful and ... Read more...

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Ashes’ ‘incredible workload’ wreaking havoc on England fast bowlers: Healy


December 25th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 25(ANI): Former Australian wicketkeeper Ian Healy believes that there are serious question marks hanging over England's bowling attack for the ongoing Ashes series.Healy said that the gruelling nature of fast-bowling ... Read more...

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Anderson ‘100 per cent fit, available for selection’: Strauss


December 25th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 25(ANI): England skipper Andrew Strauss has said that fast bowler James Anderson is almost certain to play in the Boxing Day Ashes Test after comfortably handling a solid practice session ... Read more...

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Oz team Xmas party is no fancy affair ahead of Boxing Day Test: Clark


December 24th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 24 (ANI): An Australian team Christmas isn't a fancy affair and will be underlined by the nerves that will be building for the players ahead of Sunday's Boxing Day Test ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: Fletcher says England must stick to their guns


December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 24 (ANI): Former England cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher has said that though the loss of Stuart Broad has upset the balance of the four-man pace attack, England must not ... Read more...

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Injured Anderson in doubt for Boxing Day Test


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 22 (ANI): England's chances of taking a decisive lead in the Ashes series have taken a hit with the news that main strike bowler James Anderson is carrying a side ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: Dependable Tim Bresnan to lead England fight back


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.22 (ANI): Yorkshire fast bowler Tim Bresnan is strongly expected to play in the Boxing Day Test at the MCG as England plan how best to respond to their 267-run defeat ... Read more...

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Harris looking forward to Boxing Day Test, says knee injury is history


December 20th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec. 20 (ANI): Dismissing concerns about his knee injury, Queensland fast bowler Ryan Harris, who claimed nine wickets in the third Ashes Test against England in Perth, has said that he ... Read more...

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Finn to face axe for Boxing Day Test


December 20th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Pacer Steve Finn is all set to be dropped from the England team after the third Test humiliation at the hands of Australia.Andrew Strauss' side was beaten by ... Read more...

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Tremlett, Bresnan vie for vacant England bowling spot


December 14th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec. 14 (ANI): Standby England fast bowlers Chris Tremlett and Tim Bresnan are vying to snare injured fast bowler Stuart Broad's spot in the first eleven for the Perth Ashes Test, ... Read more...

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Broad’s absence would provide fast-bowling advantage to Australia: Fleming


December 14th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 14(ANI): Former Australian fast bowler Damien Fleming believes that England fast bowler Stuart Broad's absence for the rest of the Ashes series would give the home side a fast-bowling advantage. ... Read more...

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‘Domineering’ England hands Australia their first Ashes innings defeat in 24 years


December 7th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 7 (ANI): England handed Australia their first defeat by an innings in an Ashes Test for 24 years, and claimed a 1-0 lead in the series on the final day ... Read more...

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England edge closer to Adelaide Test win


December 6th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Dec 6(ANI): Kevin Pietersen claimed a key wicket with the last ball of day four following his earlier heroics with the bat to give England real encouragement in their pursuit of ... Read more...

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