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14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Ranking the Top 50 Batsmen in ODI Cricket by Strike Rate

With attention around the globe beginning to focus on next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, which gets underway in just six months' time, we rank the Top 50 batsmen in one-day international cricket by their strike rate.

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18 hrs ago | Cricket World

Audio - The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episode 16

The penultimate episode of 'The Slog Sweep', Ireland's weekly cricket show, welcomes one of Ireland's all-time greats - Ed Joyce - into the studio.

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22 hrs ago | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

Andrew Flintoff was spared a driving ban

Millionaire cricketer Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff has escaped a driving ban for speeding in his Bentley after arguing "exceptional hardship" to magistrates.

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Yesterday | Echo-news.co.uk

ESSEX coach Paul Grayson wants his players to take the next step and win this year's One-Day Cup.

The Eagles find themselves in their second quarter-final of the season today and again their opponents will be Warwickshire.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cricket World

Preston Mommsen Returns To Lead Scotland In Ireland

Preston Mommsen will make his comeback from injury to captain Scotland when they take on Ireland in three One-Day Internationals in September.

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This is The West Country

South Somerset cricket round up

CHAMPIONS North Perrott began celebrating too early when they were bowled out for just 46 in Division 1 on Saturday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Fermanagh Today

CRICKET: Young players will head to South Africa at Easter 2015

Over the course of the season there has been much talk about the future of the game within the NCU.

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Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Carlby mother who lost four sons to the Great War

Harold and Edgar Stooke, two of seven brothers from Carlby who fought in the First World War.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Cricketer International

Namibia to host Icc WCL Division Two

The ICC has announced that Namibia has been selected to host ICC World Cricket League Division Two from January 17-24.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Iol.co.za

SA women battle ready for England

The Proteas women's cricket team completed their final three-day camp at the Cricket South Africa Centre of Excellence in Pretoria before their two, three-match Twenty20 series against England and Ireland from September 1 to 10. "We've been preparing for this tour for the past three months," coach Hilton Moreeng said in a statement on Sunday.

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IcWolverhampton

Birmingham Bears beat Lancashire in NatWest T20 Blast final in thrilling finish

NatWest T20 Blast Final, at Edgbaston Birmingham Bears 181-5 v Lancashire 177-8 Birmingham Bears won by 4 runs Laurie Evans was a key performer, guiding the Birmingham Bears - Warwickshire's short-form alter-ego - to an imposing 181 for five with a fine 53, while Chris Woakes, Boyd Rankin and Oliver Hannon-Dalby turned in admirable showings with ... (more)

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Sporting Life

Birmingham Bears v Surrey

William Porterfield was the match-winner as hosts Birmingham Bears defeated Surrey by 16 runs to book their place in the showpiece at NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day.

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Trinidad Guardian

Emphatic Windies take Dhaka Bank Cup

Sunil Narine claimed three for 13 in seven overs which help guided West Indies to a comprehensive 177-run win over Bangladesh in the 2nd ODI, St George's, Grenada, yesterday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Newkerala.com

Graeme Smith wants KP to grace Proteas' domestic T20 competition

'Sacked' England batsman Kevin Pietersen is wanted by his former domestic English cricket club Surrey teammate Graeme Smith to take part in South Africa's domestic Twenty20 competition this winter.

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This Is Leicestershire

The Niall O'Brien Column: I want to push on and pass 1,000-run...

I was captain for the game and I really enjoyed it, and I felt I did a decent job with the lads.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Cricketer International

Indians turn focus to shorter forms

The lack of intensity in India's tour matches before the Test series might have come in for question and criticism, but India are not likely to deviate anytime soon.

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The Cricketer International

Mooney returns for Ireland after illness

Mooney, 32, left Ireland's tour of West Indies in February with a stress-related illness - a condition he managed for an "unspecified amount of time" - but is now set to return for the three-match ODI series in Malahide.

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St. Petersburg Times

Hometown Pinellas: South county

The national competition brought together 12 finalists from around the country for a week of master classes and education at the Palladium in Carmel, Ind.

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Cricket World

Audio - The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episodes 14 & 15

The latest two episodes of 'The Slog Sweep', Ireland's weekly cricket show, feature Andrew White and a look ahead to this weekend's Irish Senior Cup final.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Cricket: Cachopa on county fast-track

Craig Cachopa has already made an impact at Sussex, hitting 198 runs in his first four innings at 49.5. Picture / Richard Robinson Promising Auckland batsman Craig Cachopa is trying his hand at English county cricket with the idea of making rapid improvements to his game.

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