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• England, 132-2, beat Sri Lanka, 237-7 by 18 runs (DLS)• Victory in fourth ODI seals series 3-0 with one to playIt was probably always going to be the case that this one-day series between Sri Lanka and England would be settled by another almighty dow…
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England beat Sri Lanka by 18 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method after another ODI was hit by rainRead Ali Martin’s report from Pallekele 12.42pm BST Here’s Ali Martin’s report from Pallekele – and with that, I’ll head off. Thanks for reading! Rel…
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• England quick reports for ODI duty after absence with leave• Switch of tour dates led to clash with his weddingAn indoor baseball diamond in the town of West Chester, Philadelphia, was the scene of Liam Plunkett’s preparations for Sri Lanka, with the…
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• Bairstow sits out nets session and will be assessed on Saturday• Joe Denly the other option to open against Sri Lanka in ODIAlex Hales is preparing for a return to the England XI for Saturday’s fourth one-day international against Sri Lanka after Jon…
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• Sam Curran and Kent all-rounder seemingly vying for a place• England lead Sri Lanka 2-0 with two ODIs remainingJoe Denly has joined England’s one-day tour of Sri Lanka and will compete with Sam Curran for a place in the XI on Saturday, as the managem…
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• Head of women’s game and lead analyst have impressed• Andrew Strauss to assist in search for his successorThe search for the new director of England cricket officially starts on Friday with Clare Connor, head of the women’s game, and Nathan Leamon, t…
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Former Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria admits to spot-fixing while at Essex, ending six years of denial.
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Glamorgan chief executive Hugh Morris pays tribute to departing head coach Robert Croft, who leaves the Welsh county after three decades.
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• Sri Lanka 150-9 (21 overs); England 153-3 (18.3 overs)• England win by seven wickets with 15 balls to spareIt was 11.33pm local time when Ben Stokes crashed the left-arm spin of Amila Aponso down the ground for an almighty six, the shot sealing a sev…
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Glamorgan part company with coach Robert Croft after three seasons in charge, after the county finished bottom of the County Championship.
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Former England opener Michael Carberry parts company with Leicestershire by mutual consent.
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• Former opener stresses ‘integrity and transparency’• Tom Curran favourite to replace Liam Dawson for third ODIThe grass-banked Pallekele Stadium should provide a pleasant setting for the resumption of Sri Lanka and England’s rain-affected one-day ser…
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James Bracey signs a new deal with Gloucestershire to keep him at the club until the end of the 2021 season.
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Leicestershire’s South African fast bowler Dieter Klein agrees a new deal with the county for the 2019 season.
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The fast bowler announced himself in second ODI with Sri Lanka and Eoin Morgan says he is already in shake-up for World CupBefore what could generously be described as nice weather for ducks, a fast bowler who started out with Vauxhall Mallards of the …
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Hampshire left-arm seamer Chris Wood signs a new contract, keeping him at the Ageas Bowl until the end of 2020.
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