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England’s Bopara warns Pakistan can hit back

In-form batsman Ravi Bopara on Thursday warned England to avoid any complacency against a dangerous Pakistan team despite racing into a 2-0 lead in their one-day international series. England won the first match by 130 runs on Monday and then doubled the lead with a hard earned 20-run win in the second on Wednesday — … Continue reading

Australia are the bookies favourites

We are now two games into the Commonwealth Bank Series and there was a turn up for the books in the match between India and Sri Lanka when the game ended in a tie. That result means that Sri Lanka have their first points of the series whilst India go top, one point above Australia … Continue reading

Symonds calls time on career

Former Australia all-rounder Andrew Symonds, whose powerful, big-hitting performances were often overshadowed by bruising run-ins with officialdom, announced his retirement on Thursday. The 36-year-old said his decision would take effect immediately which rules him out of the forthcoming Indian Premier League where he had been due to play for Mumbai Indians. “Effective immediately, I am … Continue reading