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English county scores LONDON: English county scores on Sunday:Twenty20North Division At Edgbaston:Warwickshire 144-9 (L Ronchi 53; N Buck 4-26) v Lancashire 39-4 Warwickshire beat Lancashire by 18 runs (D/L Method) At Headingley:Derbyshire 153-9 v Yorkshire 67-3 Yorkshire beat Derbyshire by 1 run (D/L Method) South Division At Taunton:Hampshire 133 (M Waller 4-33, J Overton 4-22) v Somerset 136-4 (C Gayle 52) Somerset beat Hampshire by 6 wktsCounty Championship (first day of four)First DivisionAt The Oval:Surrey 299-8 (S Davies 82, A Harinath 73, T Curran 52) v Nottinghamshire Second DivisionAt Chelmsford:Essex 266-9 (R Bopara 61, T Westley 57; C Shreck 4-79) v Leicestershire At Sophia Gardens:Glamorgan 93-2 v KentCopyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2016 ...

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Mathews tells Sri Lanka to up their game against England MALAHIDE: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said his side will have to be at their best to beat England in the five-match one-day international series which starts on Tuesday.Mathews was speaking after overseeing a 2-0 ODI series victory over Ireland in Malahide after the second match was won by an emphatic 136-run margin on Saturday.Opening batsman Kusal Perera, who would have missed the tour had a drugs ban not been rescinded following a faulty doping ...

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Perera ton sets up Sri Lanka series win over Ireland MALAHIDE: Kusal Perera and Seekkuge Prasanna both made career-best scores as Sri Lanka beat Ireland by 136 runs in the second one-day international at Malahide on Saturday.Victory saw Sri Lanka enjoy their second heartening win in a matter of days as they took the two-match series 2-0 and gave them a confidence boost ahead of their upcoming five-game ODI campaign in England.Put into bat, they amassed 377 for eight. Perera top-scored with an ODI best ...

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Sri Lanka beat Ireland for 2-0 ODI series win MALAHIDE: Sri Lanka beat Ireland by 136 runs to win the second one-day international at Malahide on Saturday and so take the two-match series 2-0.After losing the toss, Sri Lanka made 377 for eight, Kusal Perera top-scoring with an ODI best 135 and Seekkuge Prasanna making 95 -- his highest score at this level.Ireland, in reply, were bowled out for 241 with five overs to spare.Sri Lanka paceman Suranga Lakmal took four for 38 in ...

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Zimbabwe's Chigumbura punishes India HARARE: Elton Chigumbura shook stuttering Zimbabwe out of their slumber as he slammed seven sixes in an unbeaten 54 in the first Twenty20 international against India in Harare on Saturday.Chigumbura came into the game on the back of two golden ducks in the one-day series, which India won 3-0, but rediscovered his hard-hitting ability to guide the hosts to 170 for six after they had been asked to bat first by India.Zimbabwe's batting was dismal ...

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Zimbabwe v India T20 scoreboard HARARE: Scoreboard for the first Twenty20 international between Zimbabwe and India on Saturday:ZimbabweC. Chibhabha b Dhawan 20H. Masakadza c Dhoni b Bumrah 25R. Mutumbami retired hurt 0Sikandar Raza run out 20M. Waller b Chahal 30T. Mutombodzi c Dhawan b Patel 3E. Chigumbura not out 54G. Cremer c Dhawan b Bumrah 4N. Madziva not out 5Extras (5lb, 3w, 1nb) 9Total (6 wkts, 20 overs) 170Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Masakadza), 1-34 (Mutumbami retired hurt), 2-50 (Chibhabha), 3-97 ...

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Ireland bowl against Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI MALAHIDE: Ireland captain William Porterfield won the toss and elected to field in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka at Malahide on Saturday.Sri Lanka made two changes to the team which won the first encounter of the two-match series by 76 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method on Thursday, when they were also sent into bat by Porterfield.Suranga Lakmal, a pace bowler, and experienced all-rounder Farveez Maharoof, who took four wickets in a 2007 World ...