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Mix-and-match Australia face tough assignment at T20 World Cup | Geoff Lemon

Once upon a time, picking an Australian limited-overs team was easy. You could drop a captain like Mark Taylor or Steve Waugh because there was

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The cricketer who dazzled on her Test debut but was never picked again

So there I was at the beginning of November 2020, sitting in Auckland’s Spark Arena anticipating the Covid-delayed concert by local musical legend Dave Dobbyn,

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Dom Sibley pulls out of England Lions tour to effectively end his Ashes hopes

Dom Sibley has pulled out of England Lions’ upcoming trip to Australia, effectively ending his Ashes hopes. Yorkshire’s Harry Brook has been called up as

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Australia dealt Ashes blow with Georgia Wareham ruled out by serious injury

Australia are set to be without their first-choice legspinner for the women’s Ashes and one-day World Cup with Georgia Wareham suffering a serious knee injury.

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Ireland trounced by Sri Lanka to leave T20 World Cup hopes in balance

Ireland will face a winner-takes-all showdown against Namibia on Friday after a resounding 70-run defeat to Sri Lanka, who became the first side to qualify

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Australia hammered by Sharma and India in final T20 World Cup warmup

Australia fell to a thumping eight-wicket defeat to India in their final Twenty20 World Cup warmup match. Aaron Finch’s team never recovered from a bad

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Buttler and Rashid excel as England beat New Zealand in World Cup warmup

Jos Buttler and Adil Rashid starred in England’s final warmup before beginning their T20 World Cup campaign this weekend as they defeated New Zealand by

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The life of an England cricket team selector – and why we will miss them

The England men’s team revolutionised its selection process in April. For more than 120 years, a chairman of selectors – or, since 2008, a national

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Former Test cricketer Michael Slater arrested over alleged domestic violence incident

Former Australian Test cricketer Michael Slater has been arrested over an alleged domestic violence incident. NSW Police have confirmed a 51-year-old man was arrested on