1. Cricket World Cup Final: Daniel Vettori Gives New Zealand an Edge

    Australia take on New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday to decide which co-host will win the Cricket World Cup. Before the tournament began, many predicted these two as the most likely finalists—both sides looked strong on paper...

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  2. 5 Keys to Success for New Zealand in the 2015 World Cup Final

    Australia and New Zealand meet on Sunday in the Cricket World Cup final in Melbourne. The trans-Tasman derby at the MCG will be the second meeting of the two neighbours in the 2015 edition of the tournament...

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  3. Cricket World Cup 2015: Best XI of the Semi-Finals

    It's been a memorable week at the 2015 Cricket World Cup, with two pulsating semi-finals living up to the billing and producing two worthy finalists in Australia and New Zealand...

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  4. Cricket World Cup Final: Can New Zealand Exploit Australia's Change Bowlers?

    The bat has dominated at the 2015 Cricket World Cup but fast-bowlers will be the key to victory for Australia in Sunday's final against New Zealand...

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  5. Indian Fan Makes Bizarre Sacrifice

    In a bizarre and senseless sacrifice to invoke divine blessings for victory of Indian team in World Cup semi-finals, a youth made an offering of his tongue to the presiding deity at ...

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  6. Smith May Have Booked New Test Spot

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  7. Why a New Zealand-Australia Cricket World Cup Final Means so Much

    The Cricket World Cup Final could not have been scripted any better. Co-hosts New Zealand and Australia seemed destined to meet each other in the final of the 11th Cricket World Cup and now, that destiny is a reality...

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  8. BBC Makes Blooper over Clarke's 'Sex'

    Australia captain Michael Clarke is inadvertently asked about "sex" instead of "success" by BBC Sport's Stephan Shemilt at a press conference following his side's Cricket World Cup semi-final win over India in Sydney...

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  9. MCG Too Big for New Zealand, or Just Wishful Thinking from Aussie Legend?

    You get the sense that there is some denial in Matthew Hayden's recent outburst. The former Australian opening batsman wrote in a news.com...

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  10. Origins of Black Caps' Nicknames Revealed

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  11. Australia End India's World Cup Reign and More from the 2nd Semi-Final

    India's reign as champions has come to an end after Australia recorded a 95-run victory in the second semi-final of the Cricket World Cup...

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  12. Oram: Black Caps Will Win Cricket World Cup Final

    I think the Black Caps will win Sunday's World Cup final. I don't usually make bold statements like that, especially as this was written before knowing Australia would be their opponents, but there are many factors that make me confident...

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  13. Andrew Strauss Says England Return for Kevin Pietersen Is 'Very Unlikely'

    Kevin Pietersen's former Test captain Andrew Strauss remains convinced it is “very unlikely” the record-breaking batsman will ever play for England again.....

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  14. Watch: India Fans Not Happy Following Loss

    Angry fans break television set in Kanpur after #India lost to #Australia in World Cup semi-finals #IndvsAus.....

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  15. Wizard Sangakkara on Magic of Batting

    Kumar Sangakkara, this World Cup's leading run scorer, talks about one-day batting: technique, mindset, risk calculation, touch v power, and innovation.....

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  16. Australia vs. India: Live Scorecard, Highlights from Cricket World Cup

    Australia and India meet in Sydney on Thursday in the second semi-final in the Cricket World Cup. Co-hosts Australia reached the last four with a hard-fought victory over Pakistan, keeping them on track to win the tournament on home soil...

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  17. Video: Dhoni Goes for 65 in Loss to Australia

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  18. England Appoint Gibson as Fast Bowling Coach

    ECB today announced that Ottis Gibson had been appointed as England's Fast Bowling Coach for the Test squad's forthcoming West Indies tour.....

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  19. Image: Wade Shows off Tattoo of Phillip Hughes

    Matthew Wade has paid tribute to his late friend and teammate Phillip Hughes with a tattoo of the Australian batsman on his right forearm. ....

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  20. Steven Smith, 105 vs India

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  21. Image: Google Doodle Pumps Up World Cup Semi

    Google's doodles are intended to celebrate holidays, events, achievements and people. The current doodle was unveiled ahead of the India vs Australia World Cup clash on Wednesday...

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  22. Elliott to Pay for Sister's Honeymoon After Playing in World Cup Final

    New Zealand batting star Grant Elliott has pledged to pay for his sister's honeymoon because he is skipping her wedding in order to play in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 final at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)...

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  23. After a Feel-Good Semi-Final, Australia and India Set for Contrasting Duel

    On one side of the Tasman this week, New Zealand and South Africa played out perhaps the most thrilling game in World Cup history, one defined not just by the theatre it staged, but also by the grace, humility and sportsmanship it witnessed...

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  24. Brendon McCullum's Brilliance Helps New Zealand Reach World Cup Final

    With one almighty swing of his bat, Grant Elliott etched his name into New Zealand cricket folklore. When he hit South Africa’s Dale Steyn for six from the penultimate delivery ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 2 days ago 1,380 reads 0 comments

  25. Ravi Bopara Says England Hampered by Fear of Failure at World Cup

    Ravi Bopara has delivered a damning verdict of England's World Cup campaign, saying “a fear of failing” hampered the side in Australia and New Zealand...

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