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‘Cricket must bo our most loved sport’
Cape Times (subscription), South Africa – 12 hours agoToday they develop reverse swing and slower balls. It is worth five seasons of domestic cricket because of the intensity of the competition and the fact that

Over-by-over report: morning session
Guardian Unlimited, UK – 2 hours ago”Over a quarter of your ‘English’ cricket team is but he’s generally pitching it too far outside stump to tempt Hoggard (who’s faced 20 balls without getting

Shah stakes his claim and stalls Kent’s title hopes
Guardian Unlimited, UK – 14 hours agocountry’s leading run-gatherer, taking him to 1,656 in first-class cricket this season off his legs from Khan to reach his hundred off 182 balls, was excellent.

Lifting the veil on the Wizards of Oz
Mail & Guardian Online, South Africa – 6 hours agoand then perpetuated myths of racial superiority: the Australians always win cricket matches because It bowls lots of no-balls, it bowls down the leg side often

Judgement day at the Oval
ic, UK – 22 hours agoSO Ashes mania rolls onto the final test at the Oval and cricket is still mercurial leading test wicket taker in Warne, backed by Lee firing down balls at up

So long, sport
BBC News, UK – 4 hours agoHe cites statistics which show that the number of no-balls has increased fivefold which would preclude anyone but the bowler from polishing the cricket ball.

Thrilling climax to summer of cricket
ic, UK – 22 hours agopower and precision, striking a quick 10 not out and Stevens moved to a superb 40 ball, 55 not out before hitting the winning runs with seven balls remaining.

Party’s over for Pietersen
Melbourne Herald Sun, Australia – 14 hours agoThe 50 came from just 70 balls in 48 minutes with nine fours. In a bid to block ticket scalping the Surrey County Cricket Club tracked down everyone who sold

Whine women and captaincy
Australian, Australia – 23 hours agoThe International Cricket Council tries to maintain the highest possible standards Jason Gillespie’s donkey drops, Michael Kasprowicz’s no-balls, Brett Lee’s

Weerakoon stars in Sri Lanka A win, UK – 1 hour ago83 (one six and 11 fours) off 96 balls to steer Sri Lanka A to a comfortable six-wicket win against South Africa A at the Nondescripts Cricket Club Ground in