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  1. Marsh Incident a 30-day wonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... insatiable beast, which sort of demands rapid information to the crowds. Remember the All Blacks test against South Africa at Ellis Park in 2014 when referee Wayne Barnes went back to penalise Liam Messam for a shoulder charge after play had moved ...

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  2. Eoin Morgan rules out Kevin Pietersen making T20 return for EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Echo

    Eoin Morgan has unequivocally ended any faint hopes Kevin Pietersen might have had of being selected in England's ICC World Twenty20 squad on Wednesday Pietersen's exile from the England team since the end of the 2013-14 Ashes has been well documented, with England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss citing a "massive trust issue" in ruling out a return last year. The controversial batsman's outstanding form in the Ram Slam T20 in South Africa and Australia's Big Bash League led to speculation of a recall for the 35-year-old in the shortest format of the game.

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  3. Cricket: Topley hoping England can claim series whitewashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sunday Herald

    ... winter's preferred 'end result' will not just be success here, to add to a surprise Test series victory over South Africa already, but when Morgan's team go in search of only England's second global trophy - at the ICC World Twenty20 in India next ...

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  4. Wade axed, Smith to captain T20 sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | West Australian

    ... (shoulder) and Faulkner (hamstring) will all be assessed before the squad departs for a three-match T20 tour of South Africa on February 28. "Aaron, Nathan and James are all very important players and we want them to be a part of this World T20 ...

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  5. Amla stays positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Already 0-2 down in the five-match series, South Africa find themselves in a must-win situation before the third ODI versus a rampant England side, at the SuperSport Park in Centurion, on Tuesday. According to senior pro Hashim Amla, the Proteas will be treating the remaining five matches like finals as they look to stay alive in the series.

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  6. With WT20 on mind, Dhoni eyes stable batting orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Indian Express

    ... his skipper, to achieve the landmark. At No 3, Raina has scored more runs (471 with a hundred - 101 against South Africa at Gros Islet, West Indies - to boot) in 15 games compared to No 4 position, where he has notched up 238 runs. Looking ahead to ...

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  7. Matthew Wade dumped from Australia's squad for India World Cup bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... approval, but selectors are hopeful all three will return to competitive cricket before the Twenty20 tour of South Africa. The major talking point will be the axing of Wade so soon after replacing Brad Haddin as Australia's preferred stumper in the ...

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  8. Aussies' shock World T20 selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Nathan Coulter-Nile (shoulder) are the other two players nursing injuries heading into a warm-up series in South Africa in early March which they must get through to make the final plane to India. Josh Hazlewood is back to lead the Australian pace ...

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  9. Sport24.co.za | Amla: 'Three finals' to save the seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News24

    ... and then hopefully win the one in Cape Town. That is how we are envisioning our progress from here." Cricket South Africa has banned Gulam Bodi for 20 years after his conviction for match-fixing. Does the punishment amount to no more than a slap on ...

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  10. Andrew Finch to be axed as Australia T20 captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... January 29 at the MCG. He is on track to be ready to resume playing well before Australia's Twenty20 series in South Africa in early in March. Cricket Australia has declined to comment on any aspect of the composition of Australia's squad for the ...

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  11. Mumford and Sons taunt South African fans by dedicating a song to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    ... Joe Root, Eoin Morgan and Jonny Bairstow went to watch the folk-rock band in concert Throughout their tour of South Africa, England's cricketers have had an incredible level of support, mostly from the travelling Barmy Army. Now, having secured ...

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  12. Tigers are a force to reckon with: DravidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Star

    ... believe that 2015 was Bangladesh's most successful cricketing year. They beat teams like Pakistan, India and South Africa at home and also made it through to the quarterfinals of the World Cup. The other major aspect was the addition of Mustafizur ...

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  13. Sport24.co.za | Smith unhappy with 'correct' Marsh decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News24

    ... champions when all is said and done? Which teams will be relegated? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out! Cricket South Africa has banned Gulam Bodi for 20 years after his conviction for match-fixing. Does the punishment amount to no more than a slap ...

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  14. England eye series win in Centurion - Third ODI previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Cricket World

    ... pitches are flat. Topley especially looks the real deal but can't offer the same batting expertise as Willey. South Africa on the other hand have problems to address. The lack of an all-rounder who can bowl ten overs has hit them hard. Farhaan ...

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  15. Here's how much BCCI commentators Kumble and Manjrekar earned for SA seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi : The BCCI has paid former India captain Anil Kumble and batsman Sanjay Manjrekar approximate amounts of Rs 39 lakh and Rs 36 lakh respectively as their commentary fee for the home series against South Africa held between October to December. The fees given to Kumble and Manjrekar has been revealed in BCCI's latest list of payments for the month of January.

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  16. Eoin Morgan slams shut door on Kevin Pietersen's expectations of England recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CricketCountry.com

    ... will not be selected for next month's World Twenty20 in India. Pietersen's stellar form in the Ram Slam T20 in South Africa and Australia's Big Bash League prompted calls for the 35-year-old to be recalled in the national squad. However, Morgan ...

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  17. Why Dhoni doesn't want Raina to bat at Kohli's No. 3 slot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Rediff.com

    ... after his skipper, to achieve the landmark. At No 3, Raina has scored more runs (471 with a hundred 101 against South Africa at Gros Islet, West Indies - to boot) in 15 games compared to the No 4 position, where he has notched up 238 runs. Looking ...

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  18. South Africa to expand domestic structureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Cricketer International

    ... there and between Kimberley and Bloemfontein, there may be a case for a separate franchise there too." In 2004, South Africa revamped its domestic system in an attempt to create a strength versus strength structure, similar to Australia's. The 11 ...

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  19. Hashim Amla says South Africa facing 'three finals' to salvage ODI seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    South Africa are readying themselves for the first of 'three finals in a row' as they try to avoid adding one-day international series defeat to their Test disappointment against England. Hashim Amla, who resigned the Test captaincy mid-series to concentrate on his batting under the leadership of AB de Villiers in both formats, is reluctant to contemplate the impact of losing in the ODIs too.

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  20. England T20 cricket captain Eoin Morgan rules out Kevin Pietersen returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... African and Australian T20 leagues. But speaking to British newspaper The Daily Mail from England's tour of South Africa, Morgan said: "That door is completely shut. Kevin will not be picked. That's from me." Morgan's comments prompted a response on ...

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