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Cricket World Live 6th April 2020


Cricket Groundcare: Trent Bridge groundsman Steve Birks on challenge of getting ground ready

The clocks have leapt forward and the door has been slammed shut on the winter months but this spring is decidedly different for cricketers and cricket followers.

Along with all other sporting activities the world over, the domestic cricket season has been put on hold due to a global pandemic that has wreaked unparalleled havoc on all of our lives.

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South Africa Appoints Dinesha Devnarain as First Black Female Coach in Dual National Role

Former Momentum Proteas all-rounder Dinesha Devnarain has been appointed in a dual role as the first full-time Women’s Under-19s and as the Cricket South Africa (CSA) Women’s National Academy head coach. 

Devnarain, who has served as the assistant coach of the National Academy since 2017, has signed a three-year deal commencing from April 2020. Her appointment is a further indication of the increased efforts by CSA to strengthen the women's game.

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Yorkshire CCC Place Players And Coaches On Furlough Leave

The Yorkshire County Cricket Club’s players and cricket staff have been placed on furlough leave until further notice.

This decision comes after the majority of the Club’s non-playing staff were placed on furlough leave at the end of March in accordance with the government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

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CWC 2019 Recap: Australia survive batting collapse to down West Indies

A Cricket World series, CWC 2019 Recap looks at all the high-octane encounters from the last year's ODI World Cup: from Jofra Archer's bouncers to Rohit Sharma's hundreds and from Mitchell Starc's yorkers to Virat Kohli's antics.

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Prince announces Cobras Squad for 2020/2021 Season

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has announced his squad for the 2020/2021 season.

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From Rhodes to Maxwell: The best fielders of modern-day cricket

Jonty Rhodes would feature in the list of most, but was he the most versatile? Rhodes was lightning at backward point, but how about Herschelle Gibbs or even Paul Collingwood for versatility?


Did/Do you play cricket? Where did you enjoy fielding? cover? point? cover-point? C'mon, even if you were a liability in the field, who was hidden at third-man or fine leg, don't be shy, it is what it is!

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Who would have predicted that? ...... When Kenya beat Bangladesh to make it to the 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup Super Sixes.....

This was an historic day for Kenya as it was the first time that the African nation qualified for the Super Sixes of a world tournament with a 32-run win over Bangladesh at the Wanderers. Having just beaten Sri Lanka by 53 runs in the last game, it was not completely unanticipated for Kenya to trump Bangladesh.

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Cricket World Rewind: #OnThisDay - Sri Lanka break final jinx with T20 World Cup win as Sangakkara, Jayawardene sign off in style

April 6, 2014 - After four losses in World Cup finals, Sri Lanka finally turned the tide with a commanding six-wicket win over India to win the 2014 World T20 and give a fitting farewell to legends Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene.

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Virat Kohli : Be safe everyone | Stay At Home And Stay Safe Everyone || BCCI TV

Please wake up to the reality and seriousness of the situation and take responsibility. The nation needs our support and honesty.




World Cup Reflections: Australia's 2014 triumph

Meg Lanning and Jess Jonassen reflect on Australia's 2014 T20 World Cup win, and the gamble they took in the final that paid off spectacularly



Eoin Morgan on England's World Cup glory & contemplating retirement | Sam Mendes | Lockdown Vodcast

In a special edition of Sky Cricket's 'lockdown' podcast, England captain Eoin Morgan is joined by Sam Mendes, who directed 1917, American Beauty and James Bond movies Skyfall

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