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Ngidi, South Africa, thrilling, T20, win, England, collapse

Ngidi bowls South Africa to thrilling T20 win as England collapse

02 February, 2020 8:22 am 8:22 am

EAST LONDON, South Africa (Reuters) – Seamer Lungi Ngidi defended seven runs in the final over to bowl South Africa to an unlikely one-run victory as England folded at the death in the first Twenty20 International on Wednesday. England needed seven from their final seven balls with five wickets remaining, but collapsed in the face … Read More

Tickner, Ferguson, guide, New Zealand, thrilling, win

Tickner, Ferguson guide New Zealand to thrilling 14-run win

11 November, 2019 7:01 pm 7:01 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand fast bowlers Blair Tickner and Lockie Ferguson shared four wickets to trigger an England batting collapse that helped the hosts to a thrilling 14-run win in the third Twenty20 international at Nelson on Tuesday. England, chasing 181 for victory, were cruising at 139-2 in the 15th over but lost five … Read More

Malinga, Sri Lanka, thrilling, win, England, World Cup

Malinga steers Sri Lanka to thrilling win over England in World Cup

06 June, 2019 10:47 pm 10:47 pm

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – Sri Lanka pace bowler Lasith Malinga ripped through the England batting line-up with four wickets as the former champions handed the favourites a 20-run defeat in a low-scoring World Cup match at Headingley on Friday. Chasing 233 for victory on a slow track, England struggled against veteran Malinga’s variations before they … Read More