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  1. Mommsen pleased with fightback from fatigueRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Scotland captain Preston Mommsen admitted his side was feeling the after-effects of the World Twenty20 Qualifier, but said he was relieved after Scotland's tense three-run win over Nepal on Wednesday. "There's no doubt we were under pressure," Mommsen said after the win.

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  2. Tillakaratne Dilshan becomes oldest batsman to complete 10,000 ODI runsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | CricketCountry.com

    ... opening, along with 21 of his 22 centuries. Since 2009, only once has Dilshan not open batting - in 2011 against Scotland. He batted at No. 3 on that occasion. Dilshan got to his 10000th run against Pakistan in the fifth ODI when he reached 55 ...

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  3. Top 10 cricketers to represent two countries in international cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | CricketCountry.com

    ... before trying his luck with the Netherlands in the recently-concluded ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers 2015 held in Scotland and Ireland. Van der Merwe's ability take wickets at key stages as well as get quick runs played a key role in helping ...

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  4. Top 10 best kits in cricket historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | CricketCountry.com

    ... At third comes South Africa's kit from the same World Cup. Number four on the list springs a bit of a surprise but Scotland 's ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 kit couldn't be ignored for it's unique checked sleeve, solid body design. Australia's 2003 ...

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  5. Preston Mommsen: Helped his side claim victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Skipper Preston Mommsen hit 78 from 62 balls as Scotland posted a total of 235 for seven in a one-day international that was reduced to 36 overs per innings. And the Scots clung on in Ayr to restrict Nepal to 232 for the loss of five wickets and edge home for victory in their first ICC World Cricket League Championship encounter.

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  6. Scotland edge out Nepal in AyrRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Skipper Preston Mommsen hit 78 from 62 balls as Scotland posted a total of 235-7 in a one-day international that was reduced to 36 overs per innings. And the Scots clung on to restrict Nepal to 232-5 and edge home for victory in their first ICC World Cricket League Championship encounter.

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  7. Headteacher retires from top Glasgow private schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... vice and leadership. Senior deputy rector John O'Neill has been appointed as the new rector of the school, which is Scotland's oldest dating back to 1124.

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  8. John Hastings tells Durham: We can go all the way to Lord's in Royal London CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    ... to give it a whack." Durham were waiting to see if Calum MacLeod could make it to Taunton in time, having been with Scotland at the World Twenty20 qualifiers. MacLeod was part of the Scotland side which reached next year's competition in India, ...

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  9. Nepal Cricket appoints 32-year- old Binod Das as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | CricketCountry.com

    Binod Das has been currently working as an assistant coach of Nepal's cricket team and is in Scotland along with the team A AFP Kathmandu : Former Nepal Skipper Binod Das, 32, will replace head coach Pubudu Dassanayeke when the cricket team play against World's XI on August 9, 2015. Malaysian Cricket Association is organizing "Bat For Nepal", a fund-raiser charity match between Nepal and World XI on Sunday, August 9 in Kinrara Oval, Malaysia.

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  10. Cricket Scotland: World Cup quest begins in AyrRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    IT MAY only be days since Scotland clinched their qualification for next year's World Twenty20 in India but the bid to reach another global tournament begins today when Preston Mommsen's side face Nepal in the first of two World Cricket League clashes at Ayr. Finishing in the top two of the eight-team WCL is the first prerequisite in a long and arduous journey which could lead to participation in the 2019 World Cup to be staged in England.

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  11. Ex- SA cricketer Clive Rice passes awayRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... 930 wickets at an average of 22.49 in a career where he also represented Nottinghamshire, Transvaal, Natal and Scotland with distinction. A destructive batsman and feared fast bowler, he was a key part of Transvaals famed Mean Machine in the 1970s ...

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  12. Rousing reception for Oman cricket heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: The Muscat International Airport on Monday night was reverberating with the beating of drums and the loud cheers of cricket fans as the heroes of Oman Cricket was accorded a rousing welcome with celebrations lasting till stroke of midnight. The history-making Oman cricketers, who had qualified for the ICC World T20 to be held in India March next year and returned home from ICC World T20 Qualifier in Scotland/Ireland experienced an unprecedented welcome ceremony, which will be etched in the annals of Oman Cricket to cast an everlasting memory.

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  13. Durham hoping to bring Calum MacLeod back to face Somerset in Royal London CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chronicle Live

    MacLeod, Gavin Main and Stuart Poynter have been involved in the qualifying campaign for next year's World Twenty20. Despite his poor form in 2015, it was Scotland batsman MacLeod who the Riversiders were desperately trying to rush back to face Somerset.

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  14. First post-apartheid Proteas captain Clive Rice diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... 930 wickets at an average of 22.49 in a career where he also represented Nottinghamshire, Transvaal, Natal and Scotland with distinction. In 1981 he was named the Wisden Cricketer of the Year. Rice, who turned 66 five days ago, died in his native ...

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  15. Former South African great Clive Rice passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cricket World

    ... 11 hundreds and 79 fifties. Apart from South Africa, Rice played for Nottinghamshire, Transvaal, Natal and Scotland, earning plaudits wherever he went. Rice went on to win three Currie Cup titles with Transvaal during the 1970s and the 1980s, ...

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  16. First post-apartheid Proteas captain Rice diesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... imed 930 wickets at an average of 22.49 in a career where he also represented Nottinghamshire, Transvaal, Natal and Scotland with distinction. In 1981 he was named the Wisden Cricketer of the Year.

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  17. ICC pays rich tribute to ex-South Africa captain Clive RiceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... 930 wickets at an average of 22.49 in a career where he also represented Nottinghamshire, Transvaal, Natal and Scotland with distinction. A destructive batsman and feared fast bowler, he was a key part of Transvaal's famed 'Mean Machine' in the ...

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  18. John Hastings wants to know why Chris Rushworth isn't in the England set-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chronicle Live

    ... tor of the Evening Gazette in Teesside. He has held a number of senior roles on regional newspapers across England, Scotland and Wales over the last 15 years and is now editor-in-chief of Trinity Mirror North East.

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  19. Scots to hold court in TassieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Mercury

    ... and the Australian Netball League's leading goal shooter, Kristina Brice. Wales, ranked eight in the world, beat Scotland the last time they met and Thistles captain Haley Mulheron would love a win. "There's always been a rivalry and we have similar ...

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  20. England look to All Blacks for rugby supremacy secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... rejected, taking up Kiwi coaches in the form of Warren Gatland (Wales), Joe Schmidt (Ireland) and Vern Cotter (Scotland). "When I was interviewed for the job I used my nationality as a reason why I should be considered," Lancaster said. "To shape ...

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