Australia vs India 2nd ODI: Australia go 2-0 up despite Sharma’s ton

Bailey (left) and Maxwell celebrate after leading Australia to victory

Bailey (left) and Maxwell celebrate after leading Australia to victory

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Despite India opener Rohit Sharma scoring his second successive century, Australia cruised to a seven-wicket win in the second ODI in Brisbane thanks to half-centuries from Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh and George Bailey.

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South Africa vs England 2nd Test Day 4: South Africa punish England behind Bavuma’s historic ton

Bavuma is ecstatic after scoring his maiden Test century

Bavuma is ecstatic after scoring his maiden Test century

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South Africa batsman Temba Bavuma made history and captured the hearts of Proteas fans all around the world when he scored a sparkling century on the fourth day of the second Test in Cape Town.

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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2: New Zealand still on top despite Karunaratne, Chandimal half-centuries

Karunaratne hit seven boundaries during his knock of 84

Karunaratne hit seven boundaries during his knock of 84

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New Zealand retained the upper hand on the second day of the first Test in Dunedin even though Sri Lanka opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne scored 84 and wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Chandimal made 83 not out.

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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 1: Guptill’s 156 gives New Zealand upper hand

Guptill celebrates after scoring his third Test century

Guptill celebrates after scoring his third Test century

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New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill has been under heavy criticism as of late, but he silenced his critics with a superb 156 to put his side in a commanding position against Sri Lanka on the first day of the first Test in Dunedin.

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Pakistan vs England 2nd Test Day 2: England steady following half-centuries from Root, Cook

Root hit nine boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 76

Root hit nine boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 76

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England batsman Joe Root scored an unbeaten 76 and captain Alastair Cook made 65 to put their side in a strong position at the end of the second day of the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai.

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