County Championship: Kyle Abbott ensures Hampshire top Division One
• Abbott takes four wickets to sink Warwickshire to bottom of table• Somerset and Middlesex draw. Sussex cause Division Two upsetHampshire lead the County Championship by 14 points and showed their clinical quality by ta ...
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Eoin Morgan aware of debt to New Zealand but England want revenge
• England’s one-day revival inspired by thrashing in 2015 World Cup• Morgan confident of victory in Champions Trophy at Sophia GardensWas it not a great Irishman who opined that “imitation is the sincerest form of flatte ...
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Australia v Bangladesh: ICC Champions Trophy – live!
ICC Champions Trophy updates as Australia take on BangladeshCounty cricket – live! Check in for the latest with Will MacphersonEmail your thoughts to Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.33pm BST 13th over: Bangladesh 45-2 ...
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County cricket: Middlesex v Somerset, Hants v Warwickshire and more – live!
Live updates from the final day’s play at five county matchesYorkshire cruise to win over Lancashire to close in on EssexSend Will an email or tweet @willis_macp 11.32am BST Jofra Archer never takes unspectacular wickets ...
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Cash boost for Northants
Northamptonshire have unlocked £1m of investment after an "exceptional response" to the club's public share offer.
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Beating Pakistan shows we can retain Trophy, says India’s Virat Kohli
• Captain Kohli and Yuvraj Singh deliver batting masterclass • Pakistan bowled out for 164 in rain-affected Edgbaston matchVirat Kohli hailed a “massive win” against Pakistan as India delivered the message that, for all ...
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CCD2: Sussex turn screw at Hove
Worcestershire face an uphill battle against Sussex in the Specsavers County Championship division two clash at Hove if they are to maintain their winning run as they still need 143 runs to make their hosts bat ...
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India and Pakistan fans put aside their rivalry and pay their respects | Andy Bull
Supporters of India and Pakistan shoved rivalries aside and paid their respects to the victims of the London attack at an Edgbaston Champions Trophy tie won by the IndiansAmid the hustle and bustle of the Edgbaston Road, ...
Guardian Sunday, 4th June 2017, 7:56PM - Read article
India triumph after Virat Kohli hits unbeaten 81 to help crush Pakistan
• India 319-3; Pakistan 164-9• India won their Champions Trophy Group B match by 124 runs (D/L method)India kicked off their Champions Trophy defence with a crushing 124-run victory over a ragged Pakistan, who were broke ...
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England turn to bounce of Steven Finn after white ball fails to swing | Vic Marks
The opening matches of the Champions Trophy have been marked by a lack of lateral movement from the ball and the injury to Chris Woakes gives England an opportunity to try a different approachSteven Finn’s summons to the ...
Guardian Sunday, 4th June 2017, 7:06PM - Read article
Yorkshire cruise to win over Lancashire to close in on leaders Essex
• Lancashire 123 & 209, Yorkshire 273 & 61-0• Yorkshire won by 10 wicketsYorkshire’s Roses victory came with the minimum of fuss. On the final day, they clinically swept away Lancashire’s last six wickets ...
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BBC delivery could restore England’s cricket mania. But will it stump up? | Ed Aarons
England’s cricketing fortunes are improving, yet younger generations are taking increasingly little interest. This month’s broadcasting rights deal may be pivotalAfter six years away, cricket made a welcome return to the ...
Guardian Sunday, 4th June 2017, 5:41PM - Read article
London attacks: Champions Trophy cricket to continue under heightened security
• ICC says increased measures to be implemented at three host grounds• India v Pakistan goes ahead at Edgbaston after London terror attackThe Champions Trophy is set to continue under heightened security in the wake of t ...
Guardian Sunday, 4th June 2017, 1:32PM - Read article
County cricket: Yorkshire v Lancashire, Middlesex v Somerset – live!
Live updates from the day’s County Championship actionReport: Lyth grinds out century to keep Yorkshire on topEmail email@example.com | Tweet @willis_macp 12.19pm BST Wicket! Bressie has another, ...
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India v Pakistan: ICC Champions Trophy 2017 – live!
Over-by-over updates as India take on Pakistan at Edgbaston Kohli quells rift with Anil Kumble as India prepare for PakistanAmir’s reawakening can jolt India and lift Pakistan from torporEmail firstname.lastname@example.org w ...
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Injured Chris Woakes and out-of-form Jason Roy give England a dilemma | Vic Marks
England’s loyalty to low-scoring opener could end soon and the hosts will need a more varied bowling attack in Champions Trophy matches to comeThere is no better time for an honest review than after a flawed victory. Eng ...
Guardian Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:30AM - Read article
Steven Finn to replace Chris Woakes in England’s Champions Trophy squad
• Finn could go straight into starting lineup to face New Zealand on Tuesday• Adil Rashid and David Willey also vying for starting role in England’s attackSteven Finn will be drafted into England’s squad for the remainde ...
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CCD2: Worcs fight back in Sussex
Daryl Mitchell maintained his excellent recent batting form in Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship as Worcestershire fought back against Sussex on a high-scoring day two at Hove.
Sky Sports Saturday, 3rd June 2017, 8:20PM - Read article
Adam Lyth grinds out century to edge Yorkshire towards Roses dominance
• Lancashire 123 & 141-4; Yorkshire 273• Opening batsman hits 100 off 234 balls before Lancashire lose cheap wicketsThe value of Adam Lyth’s century, surely the hardest-fought of his 22 in first-class cricket, wa ...
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CCD1: Warwickshire slip to 49-6
Warwickshire's fears of relegation from the Specsavers County Championship Division One were made bleaker as Hampshire reduced them to 49-6 on day two at the Ageas Bowl.
Sky Sports Saturday, 3rd June 2017, 7:34PM - Read article