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👩WWC 🏆: Inspired India🇮🇳 Down👊 the Aussies

India won by 36 runs

India - 281/4(Harmanpreeth 171; Villaini 1-19)
Australia - 245 (Villaini 75, Blackwell 90; Goswami 2-26)

Mithali Raj's troops aced the defending champions with a sumptuous😍 performance to enter the finals of the World Cup🏆 2017.

Rain⛈ delayed the start of the 2nd semi-final and by …

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Glamorgan sign South African for T20 Blast

Glamorgan have signed South African batsman David Miller for a six-match stint in the T20 Blast tournament.

The 28-year-old joins the Welsh county as a second overseas player alongside T20 captain Jacques Rudolph, with his first game is set to be on Sunday, 23 July, against Essex in Cardiff.

Miller's …

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Last Sri Lanka tour changed India's mindset, says Virat Kohli

The odds were against India the last time they toured Sri Lanka in 2015, but Virat Kohli led the inexperienced side to a comeback win in the Test series which changed the team's mindset, the captain said on Wednesday.

"That tour for us was a landmark tour," Kohli told reporters …

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Samaraweera not to continue as batting consultant

The BCB will not extend Thilan Samaraweera's contract as Bangladesh's batting consultant beyond the Champions Trophy, the board's chief executive Nizamuddin Chowdhury has said. Samaraweera was appointed in September last year and was given an extension till the Champions Trophy this year, but the board decided not to continue with …

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Westley, Malan named in 13-man England squad

Essex's Tom Westley is all set for his Test debut at No.3 in the third Test against South Africa at the Oval next week, after being named as a direct replacement for Gary Ballance in a 13-man squad.

Another new name in the Test squad is Middlesex's Dawid Malan …

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Ashwin Claims CSK-Munich Tragedy Comparison was Misquoted

R. Ashwin made a statement on CSK's comeback which was not taken positively by the social media. When India's premier off-spinner was asked by a newspaper to comment on Chennai's return to IPL fold, he said, "I think the two-year hiatus for CSK probably increases its value much like what …

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Australia captain Meg Lanning facing race to be fit for semi-final

Australia captain Meg Lanning is an injury doubt for Thursday's World Cup semi-final against India in Derby.

The world's No.1 batter helped her side to an eight-wicket victory over India in the group stages before being sidelined with a shoulder injury.

The winners of Thursday's match will face England …

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Michael Lumb forced to retire due to ankle injury

Michael Lumb, the Nottinghamshire and England batsman, has been forced to retire with immediate effect because of an ankle injury.

Lumb, who made a century on his ODI debut, against West Indies in Antigua in 2014, is one of only 11 England players to have won a global ICC trophy …

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My goal is to play 2019 World Cup, says Dinesh Karthik

Indian batsman Dinesh Karthik, aiming to earn his place back in the national Test squad, on Wednesday said that he would love to play under Virat Kohli's captaincy and don the white jersey yet again. Karthik, who played his last Test against Bangladesh in 2010, said his range of shots …

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Pietersen eyes South Africa T20 call

Kevin Pietersen has reiterated the possibility of him representing South Africa after excelling on his return to domestic cricket in Surrey's 10-run T20 Blast defeat of Essex.

The 37-year-old hit four sixes in an over, amid a wider total of 52 off 35 balls for his highest score for Surrey …

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Wood given all clear after scans on heel

Mark Wood has been passed fit for the third Test against South Africa with scans clearing him of injury after he had reported soreness in his left heel.

However, he could still be under pressure to retain his place after managing just 1 for 197 during the first two Tests …

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