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A fatal error, a cricket heist... and three other ways Australia's World Cup defense fell apart

A fatal error, a cricket heist… and three other ways Australia’s World Cup defense fell apart

The Men’s T20 World Cup is still without a winner after Australia’s limping title defense came to a merciful end on Saturday. In fact, Australia were on the back foot from the first campaign and never fully recovered. Now it’s time to sift through the wreckage of Australia’s World Cup to find out exactly where …

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Preparations for the World Cup, but no points for Sri Lanka and Australia

Preparations for the World Cup, but no points for Sri Lanka and Australia

Big picture Welcome back to the five-match ODI series, though perhaps for the last time? It was not until the 2019 FIFA World Cup that a bilateral competition of this format took place. For Sri Lanka and Australia, this is an extended opportunity to work on their games before next year’s ODI World Cup, but …

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Maybe don’t let them go again? Wide, Anderson bowls Kiwi in a pathetic 4-12 start to the first test

The new era of England under Captain Ben Stokes and coach Brendon McCullum began perfectly when James Anderson and Stuart Broad helped bowling in New Zealand at a 4:12 start to the first test at Lord’s. But after the veteran duo set in motion, test debutant Matthew Potts took the lead, letting Kane Williamson (2) …

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