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England elect to bat against Ireland

Andrew Strauss 150x150 England elect to bat against IrelandEngland captain Andrew Strauss won the toss and elected to bat against Ireland in their Group B World Cup cricket match here Wednesday. England: Andrew Strauss (captain), Kevin Pietersen, Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Matt Prior (wicket-keeper), Michael Yardy, Tim Bresnan, Graeme Swann, Stuart Broad, James Anderson. Ireland: Willam Porterfield (captain), Paul Stirling, Ed [...] Continue reading England elect to bat against Ireland

Australia’s Ponting goes in to bat for his job

Ricky Ponting6 150x150 Australia’s Ponting goes in to bat for his jobAustralian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Saturday declared himself fit to play in the crucial fourth Ashes Test against England in Melbourne Sunday. The out-of-form batsman, who broke his little finger last weekend in the Perth Test that put the local side back in the game, admitted another low score Sunday would jeopardise his inclusion in [...] Continue reading Australia’s Ponting goes in to bat for his job

Hurling a racial slur at a Pennsylvania grandmother reportedly led to Bam Margera’s close encounter with a baseball bat over the weekend.Elizabeth Ray, 59, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and reckless endangerment, after allegedly attacking the Jackass star with a bat outside the Note Nightclub in Margera’s hometown of West Chester, [...] Continue reading N-Word Fueled Bam Margera Baseball Bat Attack

Deccan to bat against CSK

Deccan Chargers skipper Adam Gilchrist won the toss and opted to bat against Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday.
Deccan have fielded the same team that lost to Kolkata Knight Riders in the season opener in Mumbai on Friday.
Chennai are playing their first match of the third edition.
Teams:
Deccan Chargers: Adam Gilchrist [...] Continue reading Deccan to bat against CSK