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Buttler dreams big for England before T20 World Cup final

Buttler dreams big for England before T20 World Cup final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — England cricket captain Jos Buttler is on the cusp of living out a boyhood dream and is embracing all expectations surrounding Sunday’s Twenty20 World Cup final against Pakistan.
Shades of '92 for Pakistan ahead of Twenty20 World Cup final

Shades of '92 for Pakistan ahead of Twenty20 World Cup final

Pakistan is back at the venue where the legend of the cornered tigers was forged 30 years ago, and England is again the final foe.
Sydney woman alleges violent rape by Sri Lankan cricketer

Sydney woman alleges violent rape by Sri Lankan cricketer

SYDNEY (AP) — A Sydney woman who alleges she was raped by Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka told police her date with the 31-year-old turned into a nightmare in which she feared for her life, according to prosecution documents made public on
Sri Lankan cricketer denied bail in Australia on sex charges

Sri Lankan cricketer denied bail in Australia on sex charges

SYDNEY (AP) — A Sri Lankan cricketer charged with sexually assaulting a woman in Australia remained in jail Monday after a court declined his bid for bail.
Sri Lankan T20 World Cup player charged with rape in Sydney

Sri Lankan T20 World Cup player charged with rape in Sydney

SYDNEY (AP) — Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka has been charged over the sexual assault of a woman after being arrested in his Sydney hotel early Sunday.
Maketa named interim head coach of South Africa cricket team

Maketa named interim head coach of South Africa cricket team

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Malibongwe Maketa was named interim head coach of the South Africa cricket team on Wednesday and will take charge of the Proteas for a three-test tour of Australia starting next month.

Cricket Scotland to pursue formal investigations into racism

STIRLING, Scotland (AP) — Scottish cricket authorities will pursue formal investigations into 22 allegations of racism arising from a shattering independent review that found the country’s governing body to be institutionally racist.
India cricket star Virat Kohli "paranoid" over hotel video

India cricket star Virat Kohli "paranoid" over hotel video

SYDNEY (AP) — India cricket star Virat Kohli says he is paranoid over his privacy after an “appalling” incident in which intruders allegedly filmed inside his hotel room during the Twenty20 World Cup.
Windies, Sri Lanka favored in T20 World Cup's first round

Windies, Sri Lanka favored in T20 World Cup's first round

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — West Indies is the only team to win the Twenty20 World Cup twice, and 2014 champion Sri Lanka is the only three-time finalist in the championship for international cricket’s shortest format.

UAE man banned from cricket for 14 years for match fixing

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A domestic player from the United Arab Emirates has been banned from all cricket for 14 years after being found guilty of seven charges relating to match-fixing in an international series in April 2019 and a Twenty20 franc
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