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  1. Sport - CRICKET

    Pietersen takes ‘English only’ Wilshere to task

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 10:51am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... to be enforced Farah would have never have run for Great Britain at last year’s London Olympics. “The idea that somebody who is not born in this country cannot play here is not real, but how long should ... Agence France-Presse in London South African-born England batsman slams Arsenal midfielder for views that only home-grown players should play for national side Kevin Pietersen took ...

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    Australia cricketers seize control as England dig in

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 02:37pm by Reuters in London

    ... Reuters in London Australia chiselled out four key wickets in an ultra-cautious England batting display to take control of the fifth and final Ashes test on an absorbing third day at the Oval on Friday. The hosts, replying to Australia’s 492 for nine declared, lost Alastair Cook for 25, Joe Root (68), Jonathan Trott (40) and Kevin Pietersen (50) on the way to a painstaking 247 ...

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    Pietersen awarded damages over advertisement

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 10:59am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London England cricketer Kevin Pietersen was on Tuesday awarded undisclosed libel damages over an advertisement that suggested he had tampered with his bat during ... had hit the ball, but he denied the allegations. Pietersen was not present for Tuesday’s hearing at London’s High Court, when his solicitor, Louise Price, told the court that the advert had ...

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    Panesar in Ashes squad after drunken incident

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 01:00pm by Associated Press in London

    ... Associated Press in London England selectors forgave players for drunken incidents by including them on Monday in the squad heading to Australia in search for a fourth straight Ashes victory. Monty Panesar is in the 17-man traveling party despite last month being fined by police for drunk and disorderly conduct - urinating in public following his ejection from a nightclub. ...

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    Broad accepts Lehmann apology

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 10:30am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Stuart Broad said on Monday he had accepted an apology from Darren Lehmann following the Australia coach’s scathing attack on the England bowler during the Ashes series. Lehmann, speaking in a radio interview last week, accused Broad of “blatant cheating” following the pace bowler’s decision not to walk after edging a catch at Trent Bridge. Broad ...

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    Ton-up Smith strengthens Australia’s grip

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 08:33am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Steven Smith’s maiden Test hundred ensured Australia maintained their grip on the Ashes finale at The Oval on Thursday. Smith’s 138 not out powered Australia to an imposing first innings total of 492 for nine declared on the second day as they sought a consolation win after England had already taken the series at 3-0 up. When bad light ended play for the day, ...

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    Watson backs Lehmann over Broad blast

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 09:52am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Australia batsman Shane Watson has backed Darren Lehmann after the team coach accused England’s Stuart Broad of “blatant cheating". Broad has annoyed Australia’s players and supporters with his behaviour during the ongoing Ashes, which England lead by an unbeatable 3-0 with only the final Test at The Oval, which started Wednesday, left. ...

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    Clarke defends Australia’s cricket selectors

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 05:27pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Australia captain Michael Clarke came to the defence of his embattled selectors on Tuesday, saying they weren’t picking a side for a “charity tour” as the tourists looked to salvage a consolation win in the final match of their disappointing Ashes series in England. Clarke’s men head into the final Test at The Oval starting on Wednesday 3-0 down ...

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    Warner to rejoin Ashes squad, eyes Test recall

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 11:06am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London David Warner is to rejoin Australia’s squad in England on Monday, a team spokesman said, as the controversial batsman eyes a recall for a third Test that the tourists must win to keep their Ashes hopes alive. Warner was banned in the run-up to the opening match of the series after punching England batsman Joe Root in a Birmingham bar in June following ...

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    Ian Bell rescues England

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 09:25am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Ian Bell’s third hundred in successive Ashes matches saw England fight back against Australia in the second Test at Lord’s on Thursday. Ashes-holders England were 289 for seven at stumps on the first day, having been in dire straits at 28 for three when B ...




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