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Dilshan, Sangakkara spur Sri Lanka

Centuries from Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara have guided Sri Lanka to a 92-run win over Bangladesh at the MCG.


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How dangerous is Brendon McCullum?

The Australian brains trust will no doubt be formulating a strategy to 'Get Brendon' ahead of the blockbuster Cricket World Cup clash on Saturday, and here's why


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Crucial dropped catch hurts the Tigers

Jackson Bird says this difficult chance could be costly as South Australia's tail wagged on day three of their Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania in Glenelg.


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Afghanistan record epic first Cup victory

Afghan celebrations started early in Dunedin after the world number 12 sealed their first ever World Cup victory


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Black Caps claim underdog tag

Australia are still unsure about their final XI for this weekend as New Zealand veteran Daniel Vettori says he's more than happy to claim the underdog tag for his team.


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RAW VISION: Southee leaves training early

Tim Southee has thrown a scare through the Black Caps’ camp two days before their World Cup showdown against Australia, but he should be right to play


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Scotland fight to 200 after early blows

An even Afghan attack shared the wickets as Scotland made their way past 200 for the first time in World Cup history


1:28 Irish-delight-is-UAE-heartbreak-still

Irish delight is UAE heartbreak

Ireland won a tense final-over thriller against the UAE in Brisbane in a dramatic match featuring bizaree non-dismissals, historic centuries and quirky wicket celebrations


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Luck of the Irish

Ed Joyce has a remarkable escape after being bowled by the UAE's Amjad Javed in their World Cup clash in Brisbane


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Travis keeps his head for SA

South Australia skipper Travis Head and Tom Cooper rebuild the innings after early damage is done by Tasmania's Jackson Bird


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Moody stars on WA debut

David Moody - nephew of Tom - takes 3-37 on his first day of Bupa Sheffield Shield cricket (note: video has no sound)


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Kaboom! Warner winds up in nets

A quick-fire package of David Warner getting his eye in before unfurling some big shots in the Eden Park nets


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World Cup Standings


Pool A
M
P
NRR
1. NZL
3
6
3.586
2. SLA
3
4
0.047
3. AUS
2
3
2.22
4. BAN
3
3
0.13
5. AFG
3
2
-0.76
6. ENG
3
2
-1.415
7. SCO
3
0
-1.735

Pool B
M
P
NRR
1. IND
2
4
2.06
2. WIN
3
4
1.339
3. IRL
2
4
0.338
4. SAF
2
2
-0.68
5. ZIM
3
2
-0.827
6. UAE
2
0
-0.175
7. PAK
2
0
-2.26