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Andy Flower: Afghanistan’s T20 World Cup team ‘carries hopes of a nation’

Andy Flower has had a soft spot for Afghan cricket for a while. As the head coach of England Lions he was instrumental in setting

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‘No hiding,’ says England’s Eoin Morgan as they start T20 World Cup campaign

“West Indies are a strong team with a lot of experience,” Eoin Morgan said on Friday. “They have a lot of guys who have been

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The Guardian view of cricketing minnows: no time to argue the toss | Editorial

Cricket’s Twenty20 World Cup gets into full swing on Saturday when Australia play South Africa in Abu Dhabi and England face reigning champions West Indies

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Eoin Morgan has been a game-changer who merits a chance to go out his own way

One of Napoleon’s favourite generals, the glamorous, reckless Joachim Murat, was famous for riding into battle ahead of his cavalry regiment carrying nothing but a

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Namibia dash Ireland’s hopes to reach T20 World Cup Super 12s

Namibia reached the Super 12 stage at the T20 World Cup for the first time with an eight-wicket victory over Ireland, who crashed out of

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England v India Test rescheduled and South Africa series adjusted

The postponed fifth match of the Test series between England and India has been rescheduled and will now take place at Edgbaston in July 2022.

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Flourishing format brings together stellar cast for T20 World Cup | Simon Burnton

Five and a half years have passed since Carlos Brathwaite brought the last Twenty20 World Cup to the most extraordinary of conclusions, a period in

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England and David Willey handling wet balls in T20 World Cup buildup | Simon Burnton

With all but one of England’s games at the Twenty20 World Cup to be played in the evening, the team have taken extreme measures to

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Coetzer helps steer Scotland past Oman and into Super 12 stage at T20 World Cup

Scotland sealed their spot in the next stage of the T20 World Cup on a momentous night for Kyle Coetzer’s side as they thrashed tournament