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England’s nightmare isn’t over, it has just begun

i f you were the captain of the English Test team at this very moment, you would probably want to just get away from anything even remotely synonymous with the word spin and you would probably want to believe that … Continue reading

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India’s poor form a plus point: Mathews

Sri Lanka vice-captain Angelo Mathews on Tuesday said his side is determined to shrug off the issues, plaguing his side as they concentrate on exploiting the poor form of the Indians when they open their tri-series campaign, here on Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Flower laments England lay-off

England coach Andy Flower blamed his team’s lengthy lay-off as being one of the factors contributing towards the 3-0 Test series rout by Pakistan, assuring he will adjust preparations accordingly in the future. England, who didn’t play a Test since … Continue reading

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Pattinson might return in the tri-series: Arthur

Tearaway fast bowler James Pattinson, who is recuperating from an injury, could be back in the team for the later stages of the ongoing triangular series, Australia coach Mickey Arthur said. “Pattinson bowled at us in Melbourne, so he’s coming … Continue reading

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Finn sees redemption for England in ODIs

Young paceman Steven Finn said on Wednesday he hoped a fresh and young England squad will put the 3-0 Test series rout by Pakistan behind them in the one-day series which starts next week. The 21-year-old watched from the sidelines … Continue reading

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India ride on Ashwin heroics to sneak through

India somehow held on to win the 2nd match of the CB series against Sri Lanka after a middle order collapse left the team in a perilous position. R Ashwin starred with both bat and ball – taking 3 wickets … Continue reading

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Dhoni praises Ashwin for the win

I ndian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday, advised his players to learn from mistakes and save themselves from injuries after his side cruised to a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the tri-series match. Dhoni was talking about Virat … Continue reading

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