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  1. Making cricket bats for holy cause helps resurrect Victorian industryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | ABC News

    The St Peter's XI - a team of Vatican priests - will play the Church of England in an exhibition match in Rome in October and they will be using Australian-made willow. "They were beaten by the Archbishop of Canterbury's XI last year in England and I suggested that that was because they weren't using [Australian] timber," said Victorian bat-maker Ian Callen.

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  2. Interview: Andrew Flintoff reflects on his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Scotsman.com

    ... the Festival has knocked him for six, although he knows Edinburgh from his playing days. "One time I was captain of England and we came up to the Grange, a lovely ground, to play Scotland as a warm-up for the season. We were supposed to thrash you ...

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  3. Twenty20 Finals Day: Mason Crane the pupil ready to meet leg-spin masterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... set from the 2005 Ashes series and really enjoyed it. I got inspiration from Warne [who took 40 wickets for 19 as England won back the Ashes] in that series and I just stuck with it. "Everyone knows when you play younger age-group cricket that there ...

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  4. England's Ian Bell quits one-day internationals to prolong test careerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Ian Bell of England bats during day three of the 1st Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia in Cardiff, United Kingdom. England batsman Ian Bell is retiring from one-day internationals to concentrate on prolonging his test career, the 33-year-old said on Friday .

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  5. Ashes 2015: Luck really is a fortuneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... first mornings of the matches play out so divergently? They didn't. Why did Australia lose? They were unluckier than England. (But no, we're not letting them off lightly just yet.) The benchmark, it goes without saying, is those 18.3 overs Australia ...

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  6. Ian Bell quits ODIs to focus on TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Ian Bell has confirmed that he wants to continue playing Test cricket despite suggestions that he was considering retirement. The 33-year-old batsman is one of the most experienced members of England's Test side but has endured a difficult year, averaging 24.29 with one century.

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  7. Good workout for us: SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Belfast: Australia captain Steve Smith expressed disappointment at his team's middle-order slump against Ireland on Thursday but said the side would get themselves ready and be better for the coming ODI series against England. In Smith's first match as full-time captain, Australia beat Ireland by 23 runs via Duckworth/Lewis method in a rain-affected contest reduced to a 24-over chase.

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  8. Winning startRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    THE national cricket team is up to a good start in their preparation towards the World Cricket League division six having won against Mersee Cricket Club in their first practise match in England. With their first official match of the competition scheduled for September 6 Cricket Fiji chief executive officer Inoke Lesuma said he was glad the team had got their first practise match out of the way.

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  9. County Show: Picture and video specialRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Buckingham Today

    ... special guests including the National Farmers Union president Meurig Raymond, Countryfile presenter Adam Henson, England cricket captain Alastair Cook fresh from his Ashes victory and Olympic bronze medallist Max Whitlock. The weather forecast had ...

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  10. Glamorgan groundsman leaves after Hampshire debacleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Glamorgan have parted company with groundsman Keith Exton following the abandonment of their Royal London One-Day Cup match against Hampshire. The Welsh county had already suspended head groundsman Exton ahead of Monday's double-header between England and Australia at Cardiff's Swalec Stadium, where James Vince could make his T20 international debut.

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  11. 'Out-of-favour' Ajmal keen to make comeback into Pak squadRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Out-of-favour Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has expressed that he wants to make a strong comeback into the national squad after completing a short-stint with England's county club Worcestershire. The 37-year-old ace spinner said that he was looking forward to playing once again in the upcoming domestic cricket season in Pakistan, adding that he was ready to take on the challenge of regaining his place in the national squad, PakPassion reported.

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  12. Natwest T20 Blast Finals Day: Rob Key predicts the final four as...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... David Willey likely to shine, the two semi-finals and final from Edgbaston are set to be something special. Former England batsman and Kent captain Rob Key, who will be commentating for Sky Sports at T20 Finals Day this Saturday (coverage begins at ...

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  13. David Willey desperate to go out with a bang in T20 Blast as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... cricket For the 25-year-old Willey, whose nippy left-arm seamers and lower-order hitting have earned him a place in England's revitalised one-day team, the Twenty20 showpiece is the chance to bid a memorable farewell to the county who reared him - ...

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  14. Life around the bend in Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... be solely traced back to July 2014, when Sachithra Senanayake was banned from bowling following an ODI series in England. And then Jayaratane accompanied the off-spinner to the Perth testing facility. "We learnt what a 'suspect bowling action' is ...

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  15. England's Bell quits ODIsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Bell, part of England's Ashes-winning team this summer, says he is quitting white-ball cricket in a bid to prolong his Test career. The Warwickshire veteran was not named in England's ODI squad for the forthcoming series with Australia.

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  16. Blast a casualty as ECB wages T20 warRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... day of the month), they would have been televised and there was hope that more of the best international and current England players would be available. Broadcasters reacted favourably to the proposals. The desire to play in a block is ...

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  17. Saeed Ajmal looking forward to make strong international comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CricketCountry.com

    Saeed Ajmal said he was looking forward to playing once again in the upcoming domestic cricket season in Pakistan AFP Karachi: Out-of-favour Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has expressed that he wants to make a strong comeback into the national squad after completing a short-stint with England 's county club Worcestershire . The 37-year-old ace spinner said that he was looking forward to playing once again in the upcoming domestic cricket season in Pakistan, adding that he was ready to take on the challenge of regaining his place in the national squad, PakPassion reported.

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  18. Mohammad Azharuddin makes emotional return to DerbyshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CricketCountry.com

    ... my house and drive to games with me. I helped to teach Dominic how to be humble and I always knew he would play for England. I really enjoyed my time here, I am very proud to have represented Derbyshire and it is a beautiful place, he added. "The ...

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  19. CRICKET: Rendall is at it again for Chipping Sodbury - this time with the batRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Gazette Series

    WICKETKEEPER John Rendell starred with the bat as Chipping Sodbury successfully chased down a target of 251 to overcome Painswick by three wickets in the Gloucester division of the West of England Premier League. Bowling honours were shared by Jamie Rendell , Ben Waldron , Tom Clay and Nick Wake while there were three wickets for Rob Mozelewski as the Stroud side reached 250-9.

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  20. Bowel cancer survivor to take on 36-hour challenge for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hunts Post

    A cricket fan from St Ives is planning on visiting all 18 county cricket grounds in England and Wales inside 36 hours ro raise money for Bowl Cancer UK and Down's Syndrome Association. Paul Cox, 53, a bowel cancer survivor, will take on the challenge with fellow cricket fan Neil Brown from South Cambridgeshire.

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