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3 hrs ago | KSWO

Pakistan protesters march on PM's residence

An ambulance carrying injured people makes way through protestors running for cover following police firing tear gas during clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 3014.

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3 hrs ago | West Australian

Marsh in line for Test promotion

Australian cricket believe they have a future star in the 22-year-old allrounder from Perth, and are keen to fast-track his development.

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3 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Pakistan protesters march on PM's residence

An ambulance carrying injured people makes way through protestors running for cover following police firing tear gas during clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 3014.

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7 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Pakistani protesters head toward premier's house

An ambulance carrying injured people makes way through protestors running for cover following police firing tear gas during clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 3014.

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7 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

Pakistani protesters head toward premier's house

Pakistani police fired tear gas at thousands of protesters as they tried to march toward the prime minister's home in the capital on Saturday, blanketing the route with clouds of white smoke and scattering demonstrators.

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10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Bollinger in line for shock recall to replenish 'injury plagued' Oz pace attack

Forgotten first class cricket side New South Wales' fast bowler Dough Bollinger is reportedly in line for a shock recall to the Australian side, following waves of injuries that are diminishing the side's fast bowling stocks.

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14 hrs ago | The Age

'I'm feeling as fit as I've ever been': Starc prepared for Test comeback

With fitness a concern for a number of Australia's fast bowlers, left-armer Mitchell Starc says he's physically prepared to power through the next two years of cricket.

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17 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

India's Constant problem

How a row over the appointment of an umpire at the start of 1982 eventually led to the Shakoor Rana-Mike Gatting stand-off The short series between England and India in the first half of the 1982 summer was not overly memorable.

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21 hrs ago | Suria

England ponder options at India ODI...

England will have criticism from all-round great Ian Botham ringing in their ears as they try to get back on level terms with India in the third one-day international at Trent Bridge on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Nation

Pakistan, Sri Lanka set for final clash

Pakistan are all set to take on Sri Lanka in the final clash today here at the Dambulla International Cricket Stadium.

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BleacherReport

Cricket Statistics: Breaking Down England's Outdated ODI Batting Approach

Despite recapturing a degree of previous excellence in the Test arena in the recent thrashing of India, England's one-day international approach continues to look outdated after another poor showing in Cardiff on Wednesday.

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TIME.com

Pakistan's Army Steps In as Politicians Continue to Squabble

Just last May, Pakistan was celebrating its first ever successful transition from one elected government to another, after the completion of a full five-year term in office.

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Voice of America

Pakistan Army Fails to Break Political Deadlock

A supporter of Pakistani cricket celebrity-turned-politician Imran Khan offers evening prayers during an anti-government sit-in protest in Islamabad, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Reuters

Pakistan PM tries to distance himself from army as crisis drags on

Pakistan's prime minister, weakened by weeks of opposition protests calling for him to resign, distanced himself from an army move to intervene in the crisis on Friday, saying he was not turning to the military for help to defuse the stand-off.

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The Cricketer International

Mathews puts faith on versatile XI

Adaptability has been among Sri Lanka's strengths in global competitions. Since 2007, they have put together their fine run of finals appearances by reacting quickly to the diverse challenges each new opposition and venue pose, during the competition.

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BleacherReport

Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Time, TV Info and Preview

Sri Lanka and Pakistan are far from strangers having contested 141 One-Day Internationals since 1975 and, as per their current three-match series, the two teams are normally evenly matched.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Afridi is best person to lead Pakistan in 2015 WC: Shoaib Malik

Pakistan's senior batsman and former captain Shoaib Malik has said maverick all-rounder Shahid Afridi is the best person to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as skipper for next year's World Cup.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Newkerala.com

Pakistan cancels its ambitious T20 league

Pakistan's cricket authorities have cancelled their ambitious Twenty20 league project due a lack of time to schedule the tournament ahead of next year's World Cup.

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Kent Online

Shoaib Akhtar and Geraint Jones in Lashings All-Stars team for a t20 festival at The Mote

Shoaib Akhtar and Geraint Jones top the bill for the Lashings All-Stars for Sunday's t20 Festival at the Mote.

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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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