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World Cup 2015: India break jinx, defeat South Africa by 130 runs

India finally managed to break a 23-year-old jinx when they thrashed favourites South Africa by 130 runs to win their second World Cup Pool B match at the 90,000-capacity Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on ┬áSunday. After keeping their unbeaten run against Pakistan in World Cups, the defending champions, a week later, straightened another record when they beat the Proteas — ...

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World Cup: Australia scores 342/9 against England in opener

Co-hosts Australia hammered their way to 342/9 in their cricket World Cup opener against England at the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground here Saturday. Opening batsman Aaron Finch (135) guided the four-time World Champions to the mammoth total with his sixth century. He got good support from skipper George Bailey (55) and all-rounder Glenn Maxwell (66). This is the second highest ...

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India vs Australia Match: Vijay battles on as India lose Pujara, Kohli by Tea Time

India’s opener Murali Vijay continued to impress despite India suffered a few setbacks to reach 151 for three at tea time on the first day of the second Test match against Australia at the Gabba on Wednesday. The loss of Cheteshwar Pujara (18) and double-innings centurion from the previous match Virat Kohli (19) put India on the backfoot. Vijay held ...

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India Beats Sri Lanka by 6 Wickets in 2nd ODI; Highlights

India took a 2-0 lead in the five-match One-Day International series with a comfortable six-wicket win against Sri Lanka at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad on Thursday. Electing to bat, Sri Lanka scored 274 for eight, thanks largely to captain Angelo Mathews’ unbeaten 92 and Kumar Sangakkara (61). In reply, a 122-run partnership for the second wicket between Shikhar ...

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