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Cricket - Is It the Next Big Thing

Cricket is considered a typically English sport, associated with afternoon tea, strawberries and cream and those lazy summer days. In fact, it is the second-biggest sport in the world.

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Welsh Rugby Team Described as Being from the Middle Ages by Brian Moore

Following Wales' defeat to Australia in the opening game of the autumn international season, Brian Moore, England's former hooker, joined in the criticism of the team, suggesting that the approach the Welsh team took was like something from the Middle Ages.

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Test Series Between Pakistan And New Zealand Empty title

The Test series between Pakistan and New Zealand taking place in New Zealand is fast approaching, and history seems to be firmly on the side of the Pakistan team. Their team is an interesting balance of experience and youth, whilst the New Zealand team have suffered a few setbacks.
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New Zealand Hosted by South Africa in Crucial International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s Championships

South Africa are due to go head-to-head with New Zealand this coming Saturday in the latest match of the ICC Women's Championship Series. The race is on to qualify for the ICC World Cup 2017. There are three places still available, with Australia having already automatically qualified.

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Adults' Guide to Getting Started Playing Hockey 

Having the right hockey kit is essential, and this means that you'll need to do a bit of shopping before you hit the field. You can find a huge amount of gear and hockey shoes online, and you shouldn't struggle getting hold of the right kit.

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Former South Africa keeper Thami Tsolekile banned for 12 years

Former South Africa keeper Thami Tsolekile banned for 12 years | morrant | Scoop.it
The board of Cricket South Africa has banned four South African cricketers for breaching their Anti-Corruption code after they conspired to fix games in South Africa's Ram Slam Twenty20 competition in 2015.
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Four-Way Tug-of-War to Be Cricket's Number One Test Team

This time ten years ago, Australia was half way through their longest spell as the number one ranked Test Cricket team, in a run that lasted from June 2003 to August 2009. Over those 74 months, the Australians were unstoppable. Many tried and failed to surpass them at the summit of the Test Cricket rankings, and at times you'd have been forgiven for wondering if their dominance would ever come to an end.

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Pakistan in England ODI Series, 2016

Is England ready to take on Pakistan? Pakistan and England square off once more in the final bout of the test series before heading into the ODI on the 24th of August.
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Who can fill Buttler's wicket keeping gloves for England

Buttler's chances of being fit to take part in the series are rated as touch and go, with an early diagnosis suggesting that he could be out for up to six weeks, which would effectively rule him out.

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Easy ways to improve your cricket fielding skills

The fitter and stronger you are, the better your performance in all aspects of the game will be. If your overall fitness levels are good, you'll notice you react to situations more quickly and are able to throw more strongly.

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India in West Indies Test Series, 2016 

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cricket balls online

Morrant offers branded sports equipment for sale like Cricket Bats, Rugby Boots, Hockey Sticks, Cricket Balls. Visit the website to take a look at the vast collection of sports equipment available at great prices.

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Safety Comes First with Cricket Helmets

The new specs require protection against an impact of 65 miles per hour, but it is advisable to allow a safety margin to withstand speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. In addition, it should not be possible for the wearer to adjust the gap between the peak and the grille to be greater than the diameter of the ball. Helmets with these new safety standards are not yet compulsory, and the older-style helmets are still available on the market.

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Hockey Junior World Cup 2016

Young hockey players will unleash their raw skills and enthusiasm on to the international hockey scene this winter. The 2016 Junior Women World Cup takes place in Santiago, Chile between 24 Nov and 4 Dec 2016, while the Uttar Pradesh Men's Hockey Junior World Cup 2016 will be held between 8 and 18 Dec in Lucknow, India.

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Tips for Finding the Perfect Cricket Shoes

If you're struggling to decide on a pair of cricket shoes, this handy guide will point you in the right direction and help ensure you achieve a comfortable and durable fit.

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South Africa in Australia for 3 Test Cricket Series

November 2016 sees the South African cricket team tour Australia, playing three Test Cricket Matches. The third Test will be played as a day/night match using pink balls at the Adelaide Oval. Playing day/night matches was initially met with some reservations from the South African cricketers.
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Top Batting Tips For Cricket Training! - Giikers

Top Batting Tips For Cricket Training! - Giikers | morrant | Scoop.it

Although we may feel we have just put our bats and pads to rest after the season, the pre-season training sessions will soon be upon us once again. When they do come around, check out these top batting tips to improve your batting ability and ensure you are playing at your best and are ready to give it your all.

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New Zealand and India Test Series

Both India and New Zealand have a full schedule throughout September and October, with eight matches set to take place over a period of five weeks. Both sides are expected to be at the top of their game, with crowds being treated to a timetable of first class cricket.
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Getting into Hockey

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The Olympics are known to inspire people of all ages and abilities to play sports, and this year the BBC's online coverage of the Rio 2016 Games includes a 'Get Inspired' campaign. One of the 70 plus sports the campaign covers is Field Hockey, and it offers comprehensive information and links on how to get involved.

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Pakistan in England Test Series, 2016 » morrantblog

The tour began on 3rd July and will continue until early September. It includes a number of friendly matches against counties such as Sussex, Somerset and Worcester. The four test matches are the first serious games, and they will be followed by a number of ODI games in Ireland and England during August and September.
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British Women’s Rugby Sevens Finish With Their Heads Held High 

Following their sound defeat by New Zealand in the semi-final on Monday evening, Britain's Women's Rugby Sevens team missed out on the bronze medal in the third-place play-off against Canada.
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Get Ready for a Summer of Sport - Cricket Batting Pads Sale 

Cricket pads are made up of a face protecting the lower leg, a knee roll, the top hat that sits above the knee roll and the instep designed to protect the lower shins and ankles. Modern straps are cushioned and use Velcro to provide a snug fit. You'll need to make sure that these basic features are lightweight, well padded to offer maximum protection and reinforced where necessary to guard against excess wear.

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New Zealand in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2016

The New Zealand team are currently at home, and will prepare themselves for the Tests against Zimbabwe at a team camp in Pretoria, South Africa. They have no plans to delay their arrival at the South African camp where they are scheduled to arrive on July 11th. The team will keep a close eye on the social unrest in Zimbabwe from there.
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2016 World Cup of Hockey schedule announced

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