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England beats Australia by 6 wickets to lead ODI series 4-0

Chester-Le-Street, June 22 : England is one win away from a 5-0 ODI series sweep of Australia after another comfortable cricket victory on Thursday with 32 balls to spare. The top-ranked hosts beat Australia by six wickets in the fourth ...

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England sets record ODI cricket score with 481-6 v Australia

Nottingham, Jun 20 : England extended its own record in one-day international cricket by 37 runs after smashing the highest-ever total of 481-6 against Australia in the third ODI on Tuesday. No. 3 Alex Hales hit 16 fours and five ...

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Sri Lanka captain Chandimal banned for ball tampering

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal will miss his side’s third Test against the West Indies after being found guilty of ball tampering by the International Cricket Council on Tuesday.   Chandimal was found guilty of changing the condition of the ...

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Russia on verge of World Cup last 16 after beating Egypt

World Cup hosts Russia have one foot in the last 16 after a resounding 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday, despite the presence of Mohamed Salah in the Egyptian lineup.   An own goal by Egypt captain Ahmed Fathy opened ...

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Senegal beat Poland for first African win at 2018 World Cup

Senegal recorded the first African win at the 2018 World Cup when they beat Poland 2-1 on Tuesday thanks to a deflected Thiago Cionek own goal and a terrible error by Polish ‘keeper Wojciech Szczesny.   West Bromwich Albion midfielder ...

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Japan make history with World Cup win against Colombia

Yuya Osako exacted sweet revenge for Japan on Tuesday as the Blue Samurai beat Colombia 2-1, becoming the first Asian side ever to beat a South American team at the World Cup.   Osako’s 73rd-minute winner meant the Japanese avenged ...

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Captain Kane rescues England in additional time

Captain Harry Kane came to the rescue with two goals, the second a dramatic injury-time winner, as England began their World Cup Group G campaign with a stuttering 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday.   Gareth Southgate’s men almost paid ...

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Belgium get comfortable 3-0 victory over Panama

Romelu Lukaku netted a brace as a much-improved second-half performance gave Belgium an ultimately comfortable 3-0 victory over tournament debutants Panama in their World Cup opener in Sochi on Monday.   A moment of inspiration from Dries Mertens set the ...

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Granqvist penalty earns Sweden win

Sweden marked their first appearance in the World Cup for 12 years by beating South Korea thanks to a penalty from captain Andreas Granqvist that was awarded after a video assistant referee (VAR) review.   There was a short delay ...

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Portugal ‘stronger than Morocco’, says Andre Silva

Portugal striker Andre Silva believes the European champions are well equipped to beat Morocco ahead of their upcoming World Cup group stage clash in Moscow.   “I think we are stronger than Morocco if we compare the two teams, but ...

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