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  1. Ind vs WI: There's not much room to change, says KohliRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... concerned. Last year, he had a good tour to Sri Lanka, got a hundred there, but again he didn't play against South Africa," Kohli said. "It's more a case of a guy waiting for an opportunity. He wants to play. He's batting really well and wants to ...

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  2. Sport24.co.za | SA 'A' ready for pink-ball challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | News24

    South Africa 'A' begin their tour to Australia with the first of two, four-day Tests against the hosts at the Allan Border Field in Brisbane on Saturday . For the South Africans, it will be their first taste of the pink ball in first-class cricket and the experience is likely to prove extremely handy for the nine Test players in the squad.

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  3. Cricket Nostalgia: Reliving Jaya and Sanga's record and 5 highest partnerships in TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Test score and Kumar Sangakkara fell 13 short of a triple-hundred as the two put on a historic 624 runs against South Africa at Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colombo. Having won the toss, the Proteas elected to bat first, but the visitors ...

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  4. England moves closer to the possibility of staging day-night TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CricketCountry.com

    ... potential for these fixtures in England and Wales. READ: More day-night Tests being planned for Pakistan and South Africa tour of Australia "We have a long tradition of staging day-night cricket on this ground and this trial game will provide ...

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  5. Bavuma wants to build on breakthrough seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Proteas batsman Temba Bavuma believes he needs to build on his solid breakthrough season in the Test arena in order to establish himself in the South African team. The 26-year-old was one of several players celebrated at this week's Cricket South Africa awards banquet held in Sandton - he walked away with the KFC 'So Good' award.

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Zondi: Proteas to back CookRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News24

    ... a century on debut against England last summer, albeit in the dead-rubber final encounter at Centurion with South Africa already having surrendered the Basil D'Oliveira Trophy. But Zondi was notably enthusiastic, nevertheless, that the Lions ...

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  7. South African Nic Pothas appointed Sri Lanka fielding coachRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Colombo, July 29 : Sri Lanka Cricket on Friday appointed former South Africa stumper Nic Pothas as the national cricket team's fielding coach. Pothas, who was the academy director at Leicestershire county, will begin his new role on August 8, according to SLC.

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  8. Important to win in front of home crowd a " Marlon SamuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... knocks as the regional side reached the final of the recent tri-nation One Day International series involving South Africa and eventual winners Australia. But his recent run in Test cricket has been dismal. An attractive and fluent knock of 50 in ...

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  9. Bavuma: I'm not an established Protea yetRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    He was the new darling of South African cricket following his thrilling century at Newlands in January, but Temba Bavuma doesn't think his place in the Proteas Test side is secure. That is why he is hoping to produce a big performance for South Africa A on their tour of Australia, which starts with a four-day "Test" against Australia A in Brisbane on Saturday.

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  10. Spinner Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Lanka Test seriesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South Africa A. He will be on a plane as soon as possible and is a strong chance to make his debut in the Galle Test," Marsh added. Victoria's ...

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  11. Rio Olympics 2016: How sevens rugby went from 'Contiki tour' to Olympic dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    ... presents: being a young man, being able to travel and play all around the world, it's better than going to South Africa and New Zealand a few times a year. But try telling those who travel all year round to far better destinations than a cheap ...

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  12. It's back to provincial set-up for CSARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Cricket South Africa looks set to revert to a provincial structure for two of its main domestic competitions to fall in line with the country's geopolitical alignment and the SA Sports Congress and Olympic Committee's demands. The new provincial competitions are set to be played from the 2017/18 season, though details have yet to be shared with the sponsors of the four-day competition - Sunfoil - and the one-day tournament - Momentum.

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  13. Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for second Test against LankaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South Africa A,"Marsh was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo.. Holand seems to have been called in the squad following his impressive eight-wicket ...

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  14. Ex-Proteas player Pothas roped in as Lanka fielding coachRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... 000 runs and effected 659 dismissals in 218 first-class games he played. He also made three ODI appearances for South Africa in 2000.

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  15. Second Test preview: Can India counter green pitch to flatten WI?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... and whether skipper Virat Kohli will opt for a five bowler attack once again. During the home series against South Africa last year, he had moved away from this strategy when faced with difficult wickets. At the same time, on a greenish wicket in ...

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  16. Cheteshwar Pujara: I'm not too worried about my formRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... first Test against West Indies at Antigua. "No I am not worried. Overall I have been batting well. Even in the South Africa series, there have been good scores and some good batting on challenging wickets. So at times you have to be realistic and ...

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  17. Black players deserve better than Mbalula's musingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The minister of sport and recreation Fikile Mbalula took some time out from dabbing with his party and then dissing the DA, to write a tweet that celebrated the achievements of Kagiso Rabada and accused Cricket South Africa of a conspiracy in the same breath. "Congratulations! kagiso Rabada, I sincerely believe you not gonna disappear after being used like all others who came bfo."

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  18. Bavuma driven by new goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    When walking into the newly-renovated Langa Cricket Club clubhouse, the first thing that catches the eye is the neatly framed memorabilia that adorn the plastered walls. While this may be the norm at many other cricket clubs around the world, there is an extra significance to these decorations due to South Africa's segregated past.

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  19. Nic Pothas named Sri Lanka fielding coachRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Former South Africa wicketkeeper-batsman Nic Pothas has been appointed Sri Lanka's fielding coach, and will begin the role on August 8, a board release said. Pothas had most recently been the academy director at Leicestershire County, and was the cricket director at Guernsey in the past.

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  20. Pujara unconcerned by squandered startsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... out that some of his recent in-between scores were important contributions in a low-scoring home series against South Africa. "Overall I have been batting well and even in the South Africa series there have been good scores and good batting on ...

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