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  1. Stokes set for first T20 international since final traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    All-rounder Ben Stokes is set to play his first international T20 match since his traumatic experience in the World Cup final earlier this year after being named in the squad for next Wednesday's match against Pakistan. The 25-year-old has not played T20 international cricket since the West Indies' Carlos Brathwaite smashed him for four successive sixes in the final over of April's World Cup final to seal an unlikely victory for the West Indians.

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  2. Transformed: England goes from ODI flops to record-breakersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    ... have to back that up by winning tournaments and key moments in big games." England lost the World T20 final to West Indies in April, when Carlos Brathwaite struck four straight sixes in the final over from which 19 was needed. England's next tilt at ...

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  3. Stokes set for first T20 start since final traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    London: All-rounder Ben Stokes is set to play his first international T20 match since his traumatic experience in the World Cup final earlier this year after being named in the squad for next Wednesday's match against Pakistan. The 25-year-old has not played T20 international cricket since the West Indies' Carlos Brathwaite smashed him for four successive sixes in the final over of April's World Cup final to seal an unlikely victory for the West Indians.

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  4. England stick with winning formula for Pakistan Twenty20Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

    Ben Stokes is in line to play his first Twenty20 international since England's world-title defeat to West Indies in Kolkata England have resisted any temptation to experiment in a 14-man squad named to face Pakistan in next week's one-off NatWest Twenty20 at Old Trafford. There are returns for first-choice trio Joe Root, Moeen Ali and Alex Hales - all in action against Pakistan in the Royal London Series but rested for England's only previous Twenty 20 this summer, the victory over Sri Lanka in July.

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  5. Sport24.co.za | Stokes set for first T20 start since final traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    All-rounder Ben Stokes is set to play his first international T20 match since his traumatic experience in the World Cup final earlier this year after being named in the squad for next Wednesday's match against Pakistan. The 25-year-old has not played T20 international cricket since the West Indies' Carlos Brathwaite smashed him for four successive sixes in the final over of April's World Cup final to seal an unlikely victory for the West Indians.

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  6. Disrespected: Chanders laments treatment from WICBRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Former West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul is continuing to protest his unceremonious expulsion from the regional squad, saying he has given yeoman service without being honoured. Chanderpaul, 42, who was dropped from the West Indies squad before the series against Australia last year, says his departure "was not handled properly".

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  7. AB de Villiers tells his story in 'AB: The Autobiography'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... playing for South Africa through the past 11 seasons has been a fantastic privilege, from my debut against the West Indies right through to all the drama of the 2015 Cricket World Cup semi-final against New Zealand a few months ago, and I am looking ...

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  8. Pakistan skipper Azhar Ali faces criticism after ODI series lossRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... they made a mistake in appointing Azhar as the ODI captain and appoint someone else for the series against the West Indies next month," former Test captain Javed Miandad said. "It made no sense to appoint Azhar last year even though he was not in ...

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  9. England vs Pakistan: Records tumble as Hales, Buttler and Morgan lead the assaultRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... the worse for wear. "England have not lost with the white ball since their World Twenty20 final defeat by West Indies in Calcutta in April, and only complacency will prevent their going through the season unbeaten," says Hobson. "The transformation ...

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  10. Walsh set to become Bangladesh bowling coachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Courtney Walsh , the former West Indies captain, is likely to become Bangladesh's new bowling coach. Although neither the BCB nor Walsh have made any public comments, ESPNcricinfo understands Walsh has signed a contract that runs until the 2019 World Cup.

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  11. Worcestershire geared up for "biggest game of season in Championship" at EssexRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ... be our biggest game of the season potentially in Championship cricket." Rhodes has named a 12-strong squad with West Indies paceman Cummins added to the players on duty in the win over Northamptonshire plus Chris Russell and minus Charlie Morris.

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  12. AB de Villiers Autobiography: South African captain's story, in his own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | India.com

    ... playing for South Africa through the past 11 seasons has been a fantastic privilege, from my debut against the West Indies right through to all the drama of the 2015 Cricket World Cup semi-final against New Zealand a few months ago, and I am looking ...

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  13. Southern Stars confident of handling Sri Lankan spinRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Jess Jonassen, who was picked following surgery on her left knee after the World T20 final loss in April to the West Indies. An Australia A-style "Shooting Stars" squad, including Grace Harris, Beth Mooney and Holly Ferling, toured Sri Lanka last ...

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  14. Windies ready for PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    West Indies T20 captain, Carlos Brathwaite says the regional squad is anxious to take its winning momentum into the series against Pakistan, starting September 23 in the United Arab Emirates. Brathwaite's men are scheduled to play the Pakistanis in a three-match T20 international series September 23 and 24 in Dubai and in Abu Dhabi on September 27. "We are looking forward to it and we just came from Asia winning the World Cup," said Brathwaite, who was recently appointed to replace St Lucian allrounder Darren Sammy, who led West Indies to two T20 World Cup titles.

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  15. Sport24.co.za | Hales leads England to Pakistan series winRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News24

    ... also the highest ODI total in a match between two Test nations, topping South Africa's 439 for two against the West Indies at Johannesburg last year. In a match of records, opener Hales's innings on his Nottinghamshire home ground was the highest ...

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  16. Records go for a toss after England score 444Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... 443 runs against Netherlands in Amstelveen in 2006. The record also pushed South Africa's 439 runs against West Indies in 2015 to the third spot in the record books. # Alex Hales scored his personal best of 171 runs surpassing the previous highest ...

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  17. Security boss aplogises to Sunil Gavaskar for delayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar witnessed an uncomfortable situation when his entry to the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground in Florida was delayed by security officials just before the start of the second T20 between India and West Indies in USA on Sunday. "The delay was not intentional, it was a matter of verifying the credentials to enter the gate Mr Gavaskar was stopped by the security firm operating the gates," Andrew Dunbar, who headed the security operations at the facility for both the teams, said yesterday.

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  18. India coach Anil Kumble wants strong bench strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... and rehabilitation in case of an injury. As part of his road-map, which was first discussed prior to the West Indies tour, during a conclave attended by Virat Kohli , MS Dhoni , the national selectors, India A and junior team coach Rahul Dravid ...

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  19. Thakur says BCCI open to using DRS minus Hawk-EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Anurag Thakur: 'If a machine is making the same error which a human is making, what are we getting out of it?' BCCI president Anurag Thakur has said that India is open to agreeing on a revised template for the Decision Review System in matches, specifically that they may agree to the use of all non-predictive elements of the system if they can be "delinked" from Hawk-Eye's projections in lbw decisions. "You can have some and leave [Hawk-Eye]," Thakur told ESPNcricinfo in Florida during India's T20 series against West Indies this past weekend.

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  20. IND vs WI 2nd T20I timings tweaked on request of both teams: ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 28 | CricketCountry.com

    Following the delay in start of the second T20 International between India and West Indies at Lauderdale, the ICC has issued a statement saying that the timings were tweaked after consultation of the two competing teams. After a 40-minute delay, there rain stopped play during India's innings, which forced the match to be abandoned.

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