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Root, leads, England, crushing, eight-wicket, win, West Indies

Root leads England to crushing eight-wicket win over West Indies

06 June, 2019 9:48 pm 9:48 pm

SOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) – Joe Root’s classy unbeaten century led England to a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over West Indies in a one-sided Cricket World Cup match in Southampton on Friday. Jofra Archer and Mark Wood took three wickets apiece as England bowled the Windies out for a modest 212 after winning the toss, and Root’s … Read More


Finch, century, Australia, eight-wicket, win, Pakistan, 1st ODI

Finch century leads Australia to 8-wicket win over Pakistan in 1st ODI

03 March, 2019 12:02 am 12:02 am

SHARJAH – A 12th ODI hundred from the Australia captain Aaron Finch helped Australia to a comfortable eight wicket win over Pakistan in Sharjah. Finch, ably assisted by Shaun Marsh, laid the foundations for what was ultimately a stress-free pursuit of Pakistan’s 280/5. In retrospect, Pakistan will have mixed feelings on their first innings effort. … Read More