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  1. Maasai Warriors bring tribal culture and issues to Bowral's Bradman OvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | ABC News

    ... team hopes to promote their simple desire to preserve the traditions of the semi-nomadic tribe that live in southern Kenya and northern Tanzania. "In Kenya, people think for the Maasai it's hard for them to play or do things, so we want to show ...

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  2. NZ 7s final refereeing charade an embarrassmentRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Fiji Times

    ... right to expect. The referee in question was Matt O'Brien. He had already refereed New Zealand's quarter-final against Kenya when he let a New Zealand pass go that was 10 metres forward. That is not an exaggeration. Despite such a blunder, O'Brien ...

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  3. No state to nurture IshansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Telegraph

    ... international (ODI) and IPL matches. In Bihar, the state has not hosted any ODI matches since World Cup 1996 when Kenya played against Zimbabwe at Moinul Haque Stadium. At present, several cricketers play for other states. Samar Quadri plays for ...

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  4. Mendis 2.0: Ambidexterous, offie & left-arm orthodoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Indian Express

    ... Among the notable examples, Hashan Tillakaratne could bowl both. In fact, during the 1996 World Cup match against Kenya in Kandy, with Sri Lanka cruising to a record win, Tillakaratne, who bowled off-spin, sent down three left-arm orthodox balls in ...

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  5. ODI ground guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sky Sports

    ... visit on Wednesday. Highest team ODI total: 351-6 (SOUTH AFRICA v Zimbabwe, Oct 2010) Lowest team ODI total: 90ao (KENYA v India, Oct 2001) Highest individual ODI total: 145no (Brendan Taylor, ZIMBABWE v South Africa, Oct 2010) Best bowling in an ...

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  6. Mark Reason: Wellington Sevens final refereeing charade an embarrassmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | RuggaWorld

    ... right to expect. The referee in question was Matt O'Brien. He had already refereed New Zealand's quarter final against Kenya when he let a New Zealand pass go that was 10 metres forward. That is not an exaggeration. Despite such a blunder, O'Brien ...

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  7. Kenya's Maasai Warriors cricketers get a taste of the SCGRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Age

    From offloads to Open glory, these are the most exciting, silly and downright crazy plays in the sporting world this week. Sydney Swans legends Adam Goodes and Jude Bolton traded a Sherrin for a Kookaburra against some of the most unlikely of opponents - Kenya's Maasai Warriors - at the SCG on Tuesday.

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  8. Killing of pilot highlights Tanzania's struggle with poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Post-gazette.com

    ... said Frank Pope, the chief operations officer for Save the Elephants, a prominent wildlife organization in neighboring Kenya. "You've got desperate people who are armed and committing a crime. When you're doing anti-poaching operations, you're on ...

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  9. Not just cricket - Maasai Warriors at SCG to gather supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | ABC News

    Former members of the Sydney Swans will be in action against a team from Kenya, who tour the world to raise awareness of social issues in their home country. Today the two teams met for a training session on the hallowed SCG turf.

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  10. Killing of British pilot highlights Tanzania's struggle with poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Wave

    ... said Frank Pope, the chief operations officer for Save the Elephants, a prominent wildlife organization in neighboring Kenya. "You've got desperate people who are armed and committing a crime. When you're doing anti-poaching operations, you're on ...

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  11. WI cricket, 50 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gleaner

    ... Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, and the Combined Islands before teams from faraway places like England and Kenya were invited to participate. The regional competition, which was won by Barbados on 12 occasions in its time as the Shell Shield, ...

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  12. Star Sports Pro Kabaddi names Rana Daggubati as brand ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Indian Television

    ... e league will see two playing seasons, and the squads will include 26 international players from 11 nations, including Kenya, Japan, Oman, Thailand, Indonesia and Poland. Overall, the league will feature around 138 players from eight teams.

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  13. The Real Goal For These Cricket-Crazy Maasai Men? Ending 'The Cut'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | National Public Radio

    ... comes out on DVD this month, premiered in Los Angeles last September and has been shown in the U.K., South Africa and Kenya. Forty-five percent of the profits will go toward creating a community youth center in Il Polei. Even before cricket came to ...

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  14. Shahid Afridi looks to go out with a boom in New Zealand farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... batting," he said. It's 20 years in October since his international debut. In his second ODI, against Sri Lanka at Kenya's Nairobi Gymkhana in 1996, he made the cricket world sit bolt upright with an innings of 102 off 40 balls including 11 sixes. ...

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  15. Rush Hour: The stories you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the University of Cambridge including an Australian researcher, has uncovered the 10,000-year-old skeletal remains in Kenya. The remains of 27 people, including six children and eight women, were found at Nataruk near Lake Turkana - 10 of which had ...

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  16. Paceman Tait recalled to Australia's T20 sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Explosive paceman Shaun Tait is in line for his first international in five years after being named in Australia's 17-man squad for the three-match Twenty20 series against India. Australia's Shaun Tait performs a stretching exercise during a cricket practice session ahead of their ICC Cricket World Cup Group A match against Kenya on Sunday, in Bangalore March 11, 2011.

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  17. Amla quits as South Africa test captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Echo

    ... and others out of Somalia. The group, which has ties with al-Qaida, has also carried out many deadly attacks in Kenya. Both players have never won a major and have only made one Grand Slam final - at Melbourne Park. Of course, I've got to keep it ...

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  18. Vidarbha spinner Akshay Karnewar bowls with both right and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | CricketCountry.com

    Vidarbha spinner Akshay Karnewar performed an unusual feat during the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2015-16 , bowling both right-arm off-spin and left-arm spin in the same match. This is not the first time in competitive cricket that a bowler has done this, with Sri Lankan spinner Hashan Tillakaratne having changed from bowling left-arm spin to off-spin mid-over in a match against Kenya during the 1996 World Cup.

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  19. IAAF leadership council 'could not have been unaware' of doping and breaking rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to No 1 in the T20 game. Mo Noorany, 20s, on holiday. In central Rotorua. Are you a local or visiting? Visiting from Kenya. Who are you here with? My family. What have you been doing today? We Rather than delving into the memorable movies of my ...

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  20. Hope for stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | The Telegraph

    General manager Ratnakar Shetty of the Board of Control for Cricket in India on Saturday visited Patna with KVP Rao for development work of Moin-ul-Haq stadium. The lone cricket stadium in the state had hosted the last international match during the 1996 World Cup between Kenya and Zimbabwe.

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