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Cricket W’ Cup Qualifiers: Ireland win hands Nigeria fifth consecutive loss – Vanguard
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Cricket W’ Cup Qualifiers: Ireland win hands Nigeria fifth consecutive loss – Vanguard

Nigerian Cricket teamNigeria lost their fifth consecutive match at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifiers on Saturday in the UAE, losing to Ireland who won by eight wickets. The match played at the Zayhed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi saw Nigeria winning the toss and choosing to bat. ALSO READ: FUEL TRUCK FIRES! Blame security…

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T20 World Cricket Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria lose second game – P.M. News
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T20 World Cricket Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria lose second game – P.M. News

Nigeria Cricket National Team Nigeria has lost its second Group B game to Canada- by 50 runs at the ongoing T20 World Cup qualifiers in the UAE. Canada won the toss, elected to bat and scored 159 runs for the loss of seven wickets while Nigeria managed 109 for the loss of eight. Nigeria impressed…

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Cricket: Nigeria lose first match to Jersey in T20 W’ Cup Qualifiers – Vanguard
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Cricket: Nigeria lose first match to Jersey in T20 W’ Cup Qualifiers – Vanguard

Nigeria’s senior national male cricket team on Saturday lost by 69 runs to Jersey in their first Group B match at the ongoing T20 World Cup Qualifiers in the UAE. Nigerian Cricket team. In the match played at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi, Jersey post her highest ever score in a T20 cricket competition…

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Howe reveals how a spot of cricket may help Bournemouth – Football365.com
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Howe reveals how a spot of cricket may help Bournemouth – Football365.com

Date published: Friday 18th October 2019 2:18 Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe hopes a bit of cricket practice can help keep his squad in good touch for the challenges ahead as Premier League action resumes against Norwich. The Cherries had been in decent form going towards the international break, before a three-match unbeaten league run came…

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WPCA takes Cricket SA to court – Sport24
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WPCA takes Cricket SA to court – Sport24

Cape Town – The Western Province Cricket Association (WPCA) has launched an urgent court application against Cricket South Africa (CSA) in an attempt to overturn the governing body’s decision to place it under administration.Cricket specialist website ESPNcricinfo reported on Saturday that the WPCA was arguing that CSA had “no right or entitlement to exercise step-in…

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Cricket Writers’ Club awards: Simon Harmer and Tom Banton pick up accolades – BBC Sport
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Cricket Writers’ Club awards: Simon Harmer and Tom Banton pick up accolades – BBC Sport

Simon Harmer also captained Essex to their maiden T20 Blast title in 2019Essex spinner Simon Harmer has been named County Championship Player of the Year by the Cricket Writers’ Club.The 30-year-old was the leading wicket-taker, with 83, and played in all 14 matches of Essex’s title triumph.Somerset batsman Tom Banton, 20, picked up the Young…

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Cricket friendly: How Nigerian women’s team lost in Rwanda – Vanguard
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Cricket friendly: How Nigerian women’s team lost in Rwanda – Vanguard

The Nigerian female cricket team has lost 2-3 to  their Rwandan counterparts in a five-match friendly series in Kigali which ended on Saturday. Nigeria’s Cricket Female TeamThe series is the return leg, after the first leg was held in Abuja in January where Nigeria won 3-2 against the East Africans. Ronaldo: Fans to sue after…

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Cricket: Beaten Australia hope for return of saviour Smith – CNA
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Cricket: Beaten Australia hope for return of saviour Smith

Sport Painful blow – Australia’s Steve Smith was concussed after being hit by a Jofra Archer in the second Test against England at Lord’s (Photo: AFP/Adrian DENNIS) 26 Aug 2019 03:05PM(Updated: 26 Aug 2019 03:34PM) LONDON: As England basked in an Ashes salvation led by all-rounder Ben Stokes at Headingley, Australia were left to hope…

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Cricket: Stokes’ stunning century sees England to one-wicket win in Ashes thriller – CNA
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Cricket: Stokes’ stunning century sees England to one-wicket win in Ashes thriller – CNA

LEEDS: Ben Stokes was the hero yet again as his incredible unbeaten century saw England to a thrilling one-wicket win in the third Ashes Test at Headingley on Sunday (Aug 25).England – all out for a woeful 67 in their first innings – were 286-9, still needing 73 more runs to reach a victory target of…

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Day 5 – Match Highlights | Physical Disability Cricket World Series 2019 – England & Wales Cricket Board

2.6M Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Aug 11, 2019Watch highlights from the fifth day of the…

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Cricket World Cup final umpire admits ‘error’ – Gulf News
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Cricket World Cup final umpire admits ‘error’ – Gulf News

The ball hits England’s Ben Stokes, deflecting to reach the boundary as he dives to make his ground during the World Cup final against New Zealand at Lord’s Cricket Ground. That overthrow resulted in providing 6 runs for England. Image Credit: AFP Colombo: The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in…

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Cricket World Cup: New Zealand lose final but win friends – BBC Sport
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Cricket World Cup: New Zealand lose final but win friends – BBC Sport

Media playback is not supported on this device England get freak six runs after incredible Stokes deflection”Just be yourself and try and enjoy what you do” – those were Kane Williamson’s final words at the end of a tournament that saw his side come heartbreakingly, desperately, close to winning their first World Cup.In a game…

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England Cricket World Cup win: ‘Extra run’ claims brushed off by Ashley Giles – BBC Sport
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England Cricket World Cup win: ‘Extra run’ claims brushed off by Ashley Giles – BBC Sport

Media playback is not supported on this device England get freak six runs after incredible Stokes deflectionEngland’s director of cricket Ashley Giles says he is unconcerned at claims England were given an extra run in their World Cup win over New Zealand.A fielder’s throw hit Ben Stokes’ bat as he dived to complete a second…

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Cricket World Cup: England win first-ever World cup at Lords – TRT World

Published on Jul 15, 2019On Sunday in London, something unique happened in the world of sport. The men’s Wimbledon Final and the cricket World Cup Final both went down to the very last factor that could be used to decide the winners. There was not a single measure left to declare who the champions would…

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England’s Cricket World Cup win: Elated fans hail the best game ever – The Times
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England’s Cricket World Cup win: Elated fans hail the best game ever – The Times

There was joy for supporters in the fan zone in Trafalgar Square after the ups and downs of an amazing matchALAMY Whenever England are on the brink of any significant sporting success, it tends to go right down to the line. That is what happened yesterday as thousands of cricket fans gathered across the country…

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