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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Richie Benaud, 1930-2015: Cricketing legend, broadcasting giant, cultural icon
April 26, 1971:
Birth of Jodi Dannatt, ODI pace bowler for Australian women 1997-99
April 26, 1945:
Birth of V.K.Ramaswamy, Indian Test umpire stood in 1996 World Cup
April 26, 1874:
Birth of JH (Biddy) Anderson, one Test S.Africa v Australia 1902
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The Guardian
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 7:12 am AEST
• West Indies 299 & 307; England 464 and 144-1• England win by nine wickets and lead series 1-0 with one Test to playA Test match that had seemed dead and buried after four days came to life on the final day as England secured their first win in the Caribbean for more than 11 years.....(More)
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 7:00 am AEST
Some players are best left well alone rather than roused and a clever cricketer chooses shrewdly which opponent to engage in a verbal battleA slow-burning Test match was enlivened by the jousting between Marlon Samuels and Ben Stokes. The surface was not so dissimilar to the one that England enco....(More)
Rediff.com
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 5:36 am AEST
Chennai Super Kings thrashed Kings XI Punjab by a huge margin of 97 runs, extracting a sweet revenge for a string of three losses to them in the last season of the Indian Premier League.....(More)
NDTV
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 5:36 am AEST
Chennai Super Kings move to the top of the Indian Premier League table with a 97-run win. They now have five victories from six games while Kings XI Punjab we....(More)
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 5:36 am AEST
Chasing a moderate 158, Hyderabad lost regular wickets to lose their IPL 2015 match by 20 runs.....(More)
Reuters
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 3:34 am AEST
New Zealand Herald
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 3:00 am AEST
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 2:50 am AEST
Reuters
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 2:44 am AEST
Rediff.com
Sun, 26 Apr 2015, 2:34 am AEST
11 Apr 2015
Richie Benaud meant so much to so many people, and despite his extreme modesty you know he accepted the good humour of it all. And unlike many of his contemporary ex-player-turned-commentators, you could never accuse him of being a curmudgeon. ...more

16 Feb 2015
Here below is a spreadsheet summary of the overseas signings for IPL8 at today's auction, with their sale prices in rupees converted into Bitcoins, Dogecoins, Aussie dollars and other novelty currencies: ...more

14 Feb 2015
In the US they have March Madness. The 64 team knockout contest in men's basketball where fans fill out their bracket and attempt to pick, before the tournament commences, all 63 winners right down to the Championship game. In that futile tradition I give you my February Foolishness, as I attempt to pick the winners of the 2015 Cricket World Cup. ...more

16 Jan 2015
Whycliffe "Dave" Cameron has not exactly had a stellar two years in the hot seat as President of the West Indies Cricket Board. But you'd never know it from his Twitter feed. ...more

16 Jan 2015
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