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Injury woes for Australia ahead of semi-final duel against England

07 July, 2019 9:52 pm 9:52 pm

LONDON – Ahead of their ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final fixture against England, Australia’s Usman Khawaja and Marcus Stoinis are facing fitness doubts. Top-order batsman Khawaja, and all-rounder Stoinis, suffered injuries in Australia’s 10-run loss to South Africa, their final league game, in Manchester. The injury concerns come less than a week before … Read More

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Australia’s Starc, Coulter-Nile combine to sink Windies

06 June, 2019 9:19 am 9:19 am

NOTTINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Fast bowler Mitchell Starc’s five-wicket haul and a defiant 92 by Nathan Coulter-Nile helped Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs at Trent Bridge on Thursday to secure their second consecutive win at the Cricket World Cup. Chasing 289 for victory, West Indies got off to a poor start before Shai … Read More