India vs South Africa 1st ODI: De Villiers and Rabada star in close win

De Villiers was named Man of the Match for scoring his 21st ODI century

De Villiers was named Man of the Match for scoring his 21st ODI century

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South Africa captain AB de Villiers led by example with the bat as he blasted an unbeaten 104, while pace bowler Kagiso Rabada took consecutive wickets in the final over to lead the Proteas to a five-run win over India in the first ODI in Kanpur.

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England vs Australia 1st Test Day 4: England go 1-0 up after sensational bowling performance

England celebrate after taking a 1-0 lead in the Ashes

England celebrate after taking a 1-0 lead in the Ashes

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With the memories of being whitewashed 5-0 in the last Ashes series still fresh in their minds, England completed a dramatic turnaround by clinching the first Ashes Test in Cardiff by 169 runs following a magnificent performance by their bowling attack.

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I honestly believed my career was over, admits Michael Clarke

"When scans confirmed I had torn my hamstring, I thought I might just have played my last game of cricket"

“When scans confirmed I had torn my hamstring, I thought I might just have played my last game of cricket”

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Australia captain Michael Clarke has admitted that he thought his professional cricket career was over when it was revealed that he tore his hamstring at the end of the first Test against India in Adelaide in December last year.

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