BBL 2014/15 2nd semi-final: Carberry and Tye help Scorchers reach fourth consecutive final

Tye was named Man of the Match for his brilliant bowling figures of 4-18 off four overs

Tye was named Man of the Match for his brilliant bowling figures of 4-18 off four overs

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Perth Scorchers batsman Michael Carberry smashed 50 runs and pace bowler Andrew Tye took four wickets to not only beat the Melbourne Stars by 18 runs, but also help their side reach the finals for the fourth consecutive time.

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Australia vs India 3rd Test Day 5: Match ends as a draw; Australia maintain unassailable 2-0 lead

This was the first Test in 17 years to end as a draw at the MCG

This was the first Test in 17 years to end as a draw at the MCG

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Despite Australia throwing everything at them, India managed to stand firm and see out the final day of the third Test in Melbourne to ensure that they didn’t find themselves trailing 3-0 in the ongoing Test series.

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CLT20 2nd semi-final: Chennai march into final behind Bravo’s half-century

Bravo walloped seven boundaries and three sixes during his game-winning knock of 67

Bravo walloped seven boundaries and three sixes during his game-winning knock of 67

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Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Dwayne Bravo smashed an entertaining 67 to not only crush the Kings XI Punjab by 65 runs, but also help his side march into the final, where they will face the Kolkata Knight Riders.

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IPL Qualifier 2: Sensational Sehwag secures finals clash against Kolkata

Punjab will be playing in their maiden IPL final thanks to Sehwag

Punjab will be playing in their maiden IPL final thanks to Sehwag

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Kings XI Punjab opening batsman Virender Sehwag gave the Mumbai crowd a glimpse of the past as he blitzed his way to a breath-taking 122 to not only knock the Chennai Super Kings out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), but also set up a finals clash against the Kolkata Knight Riders.

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Asia Cup 8th Match: Shehzad and Afridi star in record chase

         

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Shehzad and Afridi’s heroics helped Pakistan chase down their highest total in ODI history

Pakistan opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad scored a spectacular century and all-rounder Shahid Afridi blasted a rapid half-century to help Pakistan chase down their highest total in ODI history and set up a clash with Sri Lanka in the final.

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BBL 2013/14 2nd semi-final: Simmons’ scintillating century knocks Sixers out of BBL

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Simmons savours the moment after scoring his century

Perth scorchers opening batsman Craig Simmons became the first man to score two centuries in one Big Bash League (BBL) season after he smashed 112 to knock the Sydney Sixers out of the tournament and carry his team to the finals, where they will face the Hobart Hurricanes.

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2013/14 BBL 1st semi-final: Paine’s half-century rockets Hurricanes to BBL finals

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The Hurricanes celebrate upon confirming their place in the BBL finals

Hobart Hurricanes wicketkeeper-batsman Tim Paine scored a spectacular half-century to help his side reach the Big Bash League (BBL) finals and dump the Melbourne Stars, who were undefeated coming into this match, out of the tournament.

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‘As far as the T20 World Cup goes, the team has got a fantastic chance’, says Graham Ford

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“I’m really looking forward to watching from a distance and seeing the boys lift the cup”

Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford has announced that the national team have “got a fantastic chance” of winning the 2014 World Twenty20 in Bangladesh in March 2014.

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