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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Jonathan Trott confirms return to game with Warwickshire

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 09:45pm by >Agence France-Presse

    ... that he had been “overwhelmed” by support since his Ashes withdrawal, but did not indicate whether he was contemplating a return to international cricket. “I’ve been overwhelmed with the kind ... in the near future.” Trott, who has played in 49 Tests for England, is due to make his return to competitive action on April 13, when Warwickshire open their County Championship campaign against ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Lack of top-class cricket stadium takes shine off Hong Kong's Super Sixes feat

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:02pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... We don't have a ground capable of hosting a four-day World Cricket League Championship game or for that matter a one-day international against the other seven teams," Walsh said. ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com HK squad proved themselves on the global arena, but their raised status is meaningless without proper facilities to host international matches Lack ...

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    Global game set for major shake-up as ICC backs 'principles'

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 09:54pm by Reuters

    ... system Major change afoot as nations back 'principles' World cricket was set for a major shake-up after the International Cricket Council (ICC) gave "unanimous support" ... status," the ICC said. The statement was clear, though, in signalling the end of the proposed World Test Championship. Its delayed launch was supposed to happen in England in 2017. It has been ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Atkinson out to go where his dad could not

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 06:12pm by Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com

    ... would result in more exposure and it would also mean more financial help from the International Cricket Council. It can also motivate youngsters to improve their game.” Dad has influenced me ... and juniors. A one-game call-up by Warwickshire at the tail-end of the English County Championship also gave him more confidence. “I first captained Hong Kong at the ACC Twenty20 in Kathmandu in 2011 ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    England, Wales to host 2017 cricket championship

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London England to host 2017 championship England and Wales will stage the inaugural World Test Championship in June and July of 2017, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced following the conclusion of its annual conference in London. The World Test Championship will replace the Champions Trophy, recently won by India this month after they beat ...

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    Cricket Australia relax rule to gain edge over England

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in more than one (ICC full-member) domestic competition, particularly in England. Sydney-born Robson, 24, is the leading run scorer in the English County Championship (ECB) this season ... New South Wales and Middlesex, allowing him to represent both as England and Australia compete for his international loyalties. "A number of Australian-qualified cricketers currently ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Life of Hedley Verity, who died 70 years ago this week, puts talk of Ashes 'battles' in perspective

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... first-class wickets at an average of 14.90 as Yorkshire won seven County Championship titles in the 1930s. His haul saw him take all 10 Nottinghamshire innings wickets for just 10 runs, to this day ... international cricket has known. Verity had more success against Bradman than any other test bowler, taking his wicket eight times in 17 tests. Yet it wasn't until he passed his 25th birthday ...

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    ICC committee wants to impose minimum number of tests

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... or risk losing your status: ICC The International Cricket Council's (ICC) cricket committee said countries risk losing their test status unless they played a "minimum number of test ... three major international formats, which also include one-day internationals and Twenty20 fixtures, said test cricket needed support if it was to retain its place at the pinnacle of cricket. ...

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    Pietersen glad to be back

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 08:49am by Agence France-Presse in Cardiff, United Kingdom

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cardiff, United Kingdom Kevin Pietersen has spoken of his relief at returning to international action after being included in the England squad for next week’s Twenty20 internationals against New Zealand. Pietersen had been unavailable to England since March due to a knee injury. The South Africa-born shotmaker is regarded as the most talented batsman ...

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    Australian skipper Clarke praises 'amazing' career of retiring Ponting

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 09:00am by AFP

    ... international career in December but has continued to play in several domestic competitions, including the English County Championship where he is currently appearing for Surrey. His form has been ... be called out of international retirement to play the Ashes series in England, with Australia struggling after a series of disciplinary incidents and a poor ICC Champions Trophy campaign. But Clarke ...




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