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  1. The Ashes: David Warner accuses England vice-captain Joe Root of racial insensitivityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... against Root or Finn. Warner's punishment for the fracas was to find himself banished to Australia's A squad in South Africa, meaning he missed the first two Tests of the 2013 Ashes series. The incident also proved a tipping point for Mickey Arthur, ...

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  2. 'I don't believe in history'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... a good brand of cricket since the World Cup. Now the Sri Lankan stands before another challenge as formidable South Africa are in the country to play a full series. Bangladesh coach talked yesterday to the media for the first time since his side's ...

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  3. Flawless victory for SARead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... were in for a wild shock. A struggling BCB XI, which included two players from Bangladesh's T20I squad for the South Africa series, were brushed aside by the South Africans' young bowling attack, being bundled out for just 99 runs in 18 overs. In ...

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  4. Batting lets Kayes downRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... Imrul told reporters after the match yesterday. After the thumping defeat yesterday, talks regarding how the South Africa series could possibly be more difficult in comparison to the ones against Pakistan and India dominated Bangladesh's cricket ...

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  5. David Warner reveals he punched Joe Root in Birmingham bar in 2013...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... was sparked by Root placing a green and gold wig on his chin which the opening batsman interpreted as mocking South Africa's Hashim Amla. 'A mate of mine was actually wearing it on top of his head, like a Lasith Malinga wig and Root decided to come ...

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  6. Proteas thump BCB Xi by 10 wicketsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    South Africans 101 for 0 beat Bangladesh Cricket Board XI 99 by ten wickets South Africa cricketer Eddie Leie celebrates with teammates after the dismissal of the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI batsman Mosaddek Hossain during a warm up T20 cricket match between Bangladesh Cricket Board XI and South Africa at The Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Narayanganj, on the outskirts of Dhaka on July 3, 2015. Photo: AFP South Africa sounded out an early warning to Bangladesh with a resounding ten-wicket win over the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI in a T20 tour game, their only practice match on the tour.

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  7. Mohammad Irfan makes a return to Pakistan ODI squadRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cricket World

    The Pakistan selectors have announced a squad consisting of sixteen players, including Mohammad Irfan, for the upcoming five-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka . Irfan, who suffered a stress fracture in his pelvis, which he picked up during the World Cup game against South Africa, was declared fit by the Pakistan Cricket Board's medical panel on Thursday.

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  8. Mustafizur Rahman picked to play South Africa in first T20Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Times

    DHAKA: South Africa will find out in their opening tour match on Sunday what all the fuss is about Bangladesh sensation Mustafizur Rahman. Mustafizur, the 19-year-old left-arm pacer, exploited his unknown ability and off-cutter to take a record-tying 13 India wickets in the recent three-match one-day international series won by Bangladesh.

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  9. Proteas are ready for a hot receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Proteas all-rounder JP Duminy says the team won t be fazed by the sweltering conditions they expect to encounter during their tour. Photo by: Michael Sheehan/BackpagePix South Africa's most experienced Twenty20 international - the left-hander has played 59 of the Proteas' 76 T20Is - joked how the only long trousers he had packed in his suitcase for this Bangladesh tour were his cricket longs.

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  10. M&G Literary Festival aims to provokeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... annually since 2006, to be held in Johannesburg for the first time. Managed by the Publishers' Association of South Africa, the fair is South Africa's largest such gathering of writers, readers, publishers and book lovers. Programmed by Batya ...

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  11. "Strange" spike in shark attacks puzzles expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... in the Atantic Ocean as a fake shark pulled by a boat goes past August 8, 2001 in Ocean City, MD. GANSBAAI, SOUTH AFRICA: An undated file photograph of a Great White Shark swimming off Gansbaai, about 180 kms from Cape Town. Following a great white ...

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  12. 10 cricketers who braved debilitating injuries and played courageouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... was one of the most emotional cricket matches of all time. Never before or since has a scorecard revealed less. South Africa won the match by 132 runs, but that fateful Test at Johannesburg has since become synonymous with courage shown on a cricket ...

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  13. Sledging crackdown killing excitement in cricket: WarnerRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... the past 18 months the left-hander was fined for comments both on and off the field: first during the series in South Africa in which he inferred a ball tampering offence; and second following a confrontation with India's Rohit Sharma during the ...

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  14. Bangladesh await their biggest test at home against South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CricketCountry.com

    ... (ODI) series and are starting to click as a unit consistently. Their true test will be the series against South Africa, feels Nikhil Popat. Bangladesh in recent years have grown tremendously in terms of consistency and hunger for success. They have ...

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  15. David Warner: Sledging creates excitement among viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CricketCountry.com

    In recent times, Warner has borne the brunt of the world cricket governing body's plan to clean the game up, which chief executive Dave Richardson vocalised ahead of this year's World Cup . Twice in the past 18 months the left-hander was fined for comments both on and off the field: first during the series in South Africa in which he inferred a ball tampering offence; and second following a confrontation with India 's Rohit Sharma during the Australian summer.

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  16. Live Cricket Score, BCB Xi vs South Africans, T20 Tour Match at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CricketCountry.com

    That's it, South Africa have chased down the target in just 12 Overs as they win the warm-up T20 tie by eight wickets. Openers, Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers were the only men who retired for 35 and 25. It's indeed a positive start to the tour for the South Africans and they would surely gain some positive spirit as they head into the main phase of the tour.

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  17. South Africans demolish BCB Xi by 8 wickets in warm-up T20 tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CricketCountry.com

    Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers scored 35 and 25 respectively to steer South Africans home to an 8-wicket win over BCB XI A AFP South Africa , who are currently in Bangladesh for a full series, began their tour with a warm-up T20 tie against BCB XI at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah on Friday, and were off to start on a positive note as they won the encounter by eight wickets and registered a comprehensive win to the tour starter. Earlier, BCB XI skipper, Imrul Kayes won the toss and elected to bat first.

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  18. 'I have been blessed with versatility'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... to make the most of the opportunities. Robin Uthappa hits out during the one-off Twenty20 international against South Africa in Johannesburg, March 30, 2012. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters ou were the highest run-scorer in the Ranji Trophy this ...

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  19. South Africa apologizes for using drone camera in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    South Africa's cricket team apologised to the Bangladesh military for using a drone at a practice session in Dhaka and breaching national security ahead of the start of their tour. Bangladesh cricket authorities ordered a halt to use of the drone which had been taking photos of the South African players during the Proteas' first practice on Wednesday.

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  20. Proteas must be quick to adapt their game in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mail & Guardian

    ... acclimatise anymore," he said. The recent series between England and New Zealand shone a light on a future that South Africa, so far, have not shared. Both teams scored and chased more than 350 in a derring-do exhibition of entertainment. Despite ...

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