Eoin Morgan’s loyalty to players has made England fearless, says Farbrace
• Assistant coach says Morgan has unlocked team’s ODI potential• England set to keep faith with misfiring Jason Roy against AustraliaEoin Morgan has been singled out as the most important figure behind England’s one-day ...
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David Warner says punching Joe Root was turning point off and on pitch
The Australia vice-captain can still be an aggressive player but is now teetotal and views his 2013 altercation with England’s Joe Root as pivotal to changing him as a person and a playerThe Reverend David Warner, as he ...
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India v Sri Lanka: ICC Champions Trophy – live!
Champions Trophy updates from the Group B game at The OvalJos Buttler: England are eager to send Australia outThe Recap: sign up and receive the best of our coverageAnd email Vish or tweet @Vitu_E with your thoughts 12.1 ...
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David Warner accuses Cricket Australia of hurting team’s bid to beat England
• Vice-captain upset by release of video relating to ongoing contract dispute• ‘If they want us to win they wouldn’t do that’ Warner says before crucial gameDavid Warner, the Australian vice-captain, has questioned wheth ...
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Voges out for six weeks
Middlesex batsman Adam Voges has been ruled out for six weeks with a torn calf muscle.
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England captain Eoin Morgan making right calls on and off the field | Vic Marks
Morgan’s bowling changes and attacking fields have England in a positive frame of mind in the Champions Trophy and almost everything has gone according to plan - so farIt would be daft to get too excited at England grabb ...
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Pakistan beat South Africa in rain-hit match to revive Champions Trophy bid
• South Africa 219-8, Pakistan 119–3 after 27 overs• Pakistan won by 19 runs (DLS)Pakistan lived up to every well-worn trope about the mercurial nature of their cricket, delivering a resurgent, prediction-defying perform ...
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Pakistan v South Africa: ICC Champions Trophy – live!
Over-by-over updates from the Champions Trophy Group B fixtureIndia and Pakistan fans put aside rivalry and pay respectsAnd feel free to email John or tweet him here if you fancy 12.51pm BST This should also be on your p ...
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Adil Rashid happy to play part in England squad after impressive return
• Spinner was dropped for opening Champions Trophy match• 29-year-old took two wickets on return to side against New ZealandAdil Rashid admits he might have struggled with being dropped for England’s Champions Trophy ope ...
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Amna Rafiq: the woman on a mission for women's cricket - video
Growing up Amna Rafiq had no other option but to play for the local boys team, Barnsley CC. Unable to continue playing with the boys for religious and cultural reasons, at secondary school Amna created her own girls’ tea ...
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Cricket Australia pay offer 'a very fair deal', says Adam Gilchrist
Test great breaks ranks with present and former players to support CAGilchrist says board offer is ‘a very, very fair deal for players’Adam Gilchrist has broken ranks with past and present players by supporting Cricket A ...
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Mark Wood ends England’s long search for game-changing bowler | Ali Martin
The Durham quick’s dismissal of Kane Williamson turned the match, just as the New Zealand captain looked ready to take it away from EnglandEngland have long searched for a game-breaking bowler in one-day cricket and the ...
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Eoin Morgan praises ‘outstanding’ England bowlers after New Zealand win
• Liam Plunkett takes four for 55 after ‘pretty average’ batting performance• Credit to the way England bowled, says Kane Williamson after hitting 87Eoin Morgan heaped praise on his bowlers after England’s 87-run victory ...
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Jake Ball and England pick New Zealand apart to reach semi-finals
• England 310; New Zealand 223• Jake Ball gets two wickets and is man of the matchEngland became the first side to secure a semi-final berth in the Champions Trophy by defeating New Zealand in conditions that would have ...
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England qualify for Champions Trophy semi-finals with win over New Zealand – video
England became the first side to reach the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy on Tuesday with an impressive 87-run win over New Zealand in Cardiff. Eoin Morgan’s side put up a total of 310 in their innings. New Zealand ...
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Bowlers suffer in ever greater numbers for their love of the game | Andy Bull
Champions Trophy’s high run count backs up Don Bradman’s claim bowlers must ‘possess a tremendous love’ for cricket given how tough the sport is for themIt’s said that when Sultan Abdulaziz saw his very first game of cri ...
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England v New Zealand: ICC Champions Trophy 2017 – live!
Champions Trophy updates from the Group A match at CardiffAustralia denied by rain after Starc catches Bangladesh in speed trapEmail Tim your thoughts or tweet @TimdeLisle 11.10am BST 8th over: England 37-1 (Hales 24, Ro ...
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County cricket talking points: Hampshire hit top spot as Durham decline further
Hampshire stayed up at the end of last season and are now top of Division One. Durham went down and they are still looking for their first win of the season By Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket Blog, part of the Guardian ...
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Australia denied by rain after Mitchell Starc catches Bangladesh in speed trap
• Bangladesh 182, Australia 83-1 (16/50 ov). No result, one point each• Efforts of Australia pace attack to no avail as game ends in washoutJune is the cruellest month – or at least, it is for Australians at this rather ...
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CC: Innings win for Hants
Hampshire completed an innings victory over Warwickshire at the Ageas Bowl to go top of Specsavers County Championship Division One.
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