Sports News and Bookmarking - Published news - Cricket http://strod.com/Cricket en Dutch dream over after Pakistan progress http://strod.com/Cricket/Dutch-dream-over-after-Pakistan-progress <p>PAKISTAN beat the Netherlands by 82 runs at Lord's yesterday to ensure their passage through to the Super Eights stage of the Twenty20 World Cup.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Dutch-dream-over-after-Pakistan-progress#comments Alexei Kervezee Kamran Akmal Twenty20 World Cup Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 11:06:34 +0000 admin 52660 at http://strod.com SA will rise above Pietersen rivalry - Smith http://strod.com/Cricket/SA-will-rise-above-Pietersen-rivalry-Smith <p>South Africa captain Graeme Smith has insisted the presence of Kevin Pietersen in the England side won't act like a red rag to a bull when the sides meet in their World Twenty20 Super Eights opener.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/SA-will-rise-above-Pietersen-rivalry-Smith#comments Graeme Smith Kevin Pietersen World Twenty20 Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 10:00:39 +0000 admin 52648 at http://strod.com Flintoff: 'Missing Ashes not an option' http://strod.com/Cricket/Flintoff-Missing-Ashes-not-an-option <p>The 31-year-old has been plagued by injuries in the last two years and his latest problem, picked up while playing in the Indian Premier League, has kept him out of the World Twenty20.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Flintoff-Missing-Ashes-not-an-option#comments cricket Indian Premier League player World Twenty20 Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 09:25:33 +0000 admin 52643 at http://strod.com Gayle doubtful for Sri Lanka match http://strod.com/Cricket/Gayle-doubtful-for-Sri-Lanka-match <p>West Indies captain Chris Gayle said he was doubtful for Wednesday's final ICC World Twenty20 group match against Sri Lanka after injuring his right knee.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Gayle-doubtful-for-Sri-Lanka-match#comments Australia ICC World Twenty20 Sri Lanka Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 06:56:49 +0000 admin 52625 at http://strod.com Pakistan Qualify For Super Eights http://strod.com/Cricket/Pakistan-Qualify-For-Super-Eights <p>Holland's World Twenty20 dream was cruelly shattered as Pakistan thrashed them by 82 runs at Lord's to progress to the Super Eights.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Pakistan-Qualify-For-Super-Eights#comments Shahid Afridi World Twenty20 yorker Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 06:16:58 +0000 admin 52615 at http://strod.com Ponting backs Hussey, Lee for Ashes http://strod.com/Cricket/Ponting-backs-Hussey-Lee-for-Ashes <p>Ricky Ponting is backing Mike Hussey and Brett Lee to find their best form in time for the Ashes.More used to praising the feats of some of the game's greatest players, Australian skipper Ponting was forced to defend batsman Hussey and paceman Lee following his side's early exit from the World Twenty20.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Ponting-backs-Hussey-Lee-for-Ashes#comments Brett Lee Mike Hussey Ricky Ponting Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 06:14:47 +0000 admin 52614 at http://strod.com Poulton-Perry double act gives Aussies psychological edge http://strod.com/Cricket/Poulton-Perry-double-act-gives-Aussies-psychological-edge <p>gained a psychological edge over England by winning a dramatic final warm-up encounter by five runs before the inaugural ICC Women's World Twenty20 2009 tournament at Taunton today.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Poulton-Perry-double-act-gives-Aussies-psychological-edge#comments 2009 tournament ICC Women&#039;s World Twenty20 Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 06:05:15 +0000 admin 52613 at http://strod.com No animosity with Pietersen - Smith http://strod.com/Cricket/No-animosity-with-Pietersen-Smith <p>The ICC World Twenty20 hasn't been short of intrigue during the group stage and eye-catching match-ups will continue when the Super Eights begin at Trent Bridge on Thursday. The second game of the day has England taking on South Africa and no contest between the two sides is complete without a mention of the Kevin Pietersen factor.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/No-animosity-with-Pietersen-Smith#comments Graeme Smith ICC World Shaun Pollock Twenty20 Cricket Wed, 10 Jun 2009 04:03:05 +0000 admin 52591 at http://strod.com Aussies sent packing http://strod.com/Cricket/Aussies-sent-packing <p>Skipper Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan hit robust half-centuries as Sri Lanka sent Australia packing from the World Twenty20 with a six-wicket win on Monday.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Aussies-sent-packing#comments cricket Kumar Sangakkara Tillakaratne Dilshan Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 12:37:21 +0000 admin 52575 at http://strod.com "Symonds doesn't fit in new Oz team" http://strod.com/Cricket/Symonds-doesnt-fit-in-new-Oz-team <p>Dumped after an alcohol-related disciplinary issue, Symonds admitted this.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Symonds-doesnt-fit-in-new-Oz-team#comments Andrew Symonds Australian cricket team Matt Fearon. Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 11:24:34 +0000 admin 52562 at http://strod.com Australia out of World Twenty20 http://strod.com/Cricket/Australia-out-of-World-Twenty20 <p>Australia are out of the World Twenty20 after losing by six wickets to Sri Lanka on the back of half centuries to Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan at Trent Bridge on Monday.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Australia-out-of-World-Twenty20#comments Kumar Sangakkara Tillakaratne Dilshan World Twenty20 Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 11:04:49 +0000 admin 52559 at http://strod.com Pakistan's problems self-inflicted - Imran Khan http://strod.com/Cricket/Pakistans-problems-self-inflicted-Imran-Khan <p>Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan believes that Pakistan's problems at the World Twenty20 are 'self-inflicted'. In his column in Hindustan Times,</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Pakistans-problems-self-inflicted-Imran-Khan#comments captain Imran Khan cricket IPL World Twenty20 Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 10:56:39 +0000 admin 52557 at http://strod.com Fans Speak: The Symonds debate http://strod.com/Cricket/Fans-Speak-The-Symonds-debate <p>Our readers have written back on whether the decision to send back Andrew Symonds has affected the Australian team.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Fans-Speak-The-Symonds-debate#comments Andrew Symonds ICC World T20 Ricky Ponting Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 09:15:56 +0000 admin 52538 at http://strod.com O'Brien eager to face India http://strod.com/Cricket/OBrien-eager-to-face-India <p>Ireland's match-winner Niall O'Brien cannot wait to take on World Champions India on Wednesday after dumping Bangladesh out of the World Twenty20.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/OBrien-eager-to-face-India#comments Niall O&#039;Brien World Champions World Twenty20. Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 09:03:35 +0000 admin 52535 at http://strod.com New Zealand v South Africa ICC World Cup T20 Live Streaming Twenty20 Cricket http://strod.com/Cricket/New-Zealand-v-South-Africa-ICC-World-Cup-T20-Live-Streaming-Twenty20-Cricket <p>Watch New Zealand vs South Africa ICC Twenty20 (T20) Live Streaming here. This match will not have any impact as to which team will proceed to next round. However, it will decide the number one and two teams in this group as both New Zealand as well as South Africa have won their respective matches against the Scots. Although the match between New Zealand</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/New-Zealand-v-South-Africa-ICC-World-Cup-T20-Live-Streaming-Twenty20-Cricket#comments Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 07:23:50 +0000 admin 52526 at http://strod.com Watch Netherlands vs Pakistan Twenty20 World Cup Live Streaming http://strod.com/Cricket/Watch-Netherlands-vs-Pakistan-Twenty20-World-Cup-Live-Streaming <p>J Smits, PW Borren, Mudassar Bukhari, TN de Grooth, TJG Gruijters, MMA Jonkman, AN Kervezee, DP Nannes, DJ Reekers, E Schiferli, PM Seelaar, ES Szwarczynski, RN ten Doeschate, DLS van Bunge, B Zuiderent</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Watch-Netherlands-vs-Pakistan-Twenty20-World-Cup-Live-Streaming#comments Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 07:21:45 +0000 admin 52525 at http://strod.com MoU Agreement has been reached http://strod.com/Cricket/MoU-Agreement-has-been-reached <p>Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA) have reached a Heads of Agreement on a new two-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreeing to terms for Australia’s elite male cricketers for the 2009-2011 period.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/MoU-Agreement-has-been-reached#comments ACA Cricket Australia MOU Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 07:11:23 +0000 admin 52522 at http://strod.com Sri Lanka dump Australia from T20 Worlds http://strod.com/Cricket/Sri-Lanka-dump-Australia-from-T20-Worlds <p>Skipper Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan hit robust half-centuries as Sri Lanka sent Australia packing from the World Twenty20 with a six-wicket win.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Sri-Lanka-dump-Australia-from-T20-Worlds#comments Kumar Sangakkara Tillakaratne Dilshan World Twenty20 Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 06:36:32 +0000 admin 52514 at http://strod.com Painkillers to get Pietersen through Ashes http://strod.com/Cricket/Painkillers-to-get-Pietersen-through-Ashes <p>Kevin Pietersen will have pain-killing injections to play in the Ashes as he is unable to take rest during a crowded calendar. Pietersen is suffering from a back injury which has been diagnosed by the England medical team as affecting his achilles.</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Painkillers-to-get-Pietersen-through-Ashes#comments cricket Kevin Pietersen player Cricket Tue, 09 Jun 2009 06:24:23 +0000 admin 52511 at http://strod.com Ireland storm into Super Eights http://strod.com/Cricket/Ireland-storm-into-Super-Eights <p>Ireland 138 for 4 (Niall O'Brien 40, Kevin O'Brien 39*) beat Bangladesh 137 for 8 (Mortaza 33*, Johnston 3-20) by six wickets</p> http://strod.com/Cricket/Ireland-storm-into-Super-Eights#comments Cricket Mon, 08 Jun 2009 18:15:16 +0000 admin 52490 at http://strod.com