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Adam Craig Gilchrist, AM (born 14 November 1971), nicknamed "Gilly" or "Churchy", is a former Australian cricketer and one of the most explosive batsmen in world cricket.
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An all-rounder is a cricketer who regularly performs well at both batting and bowling.
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The Australian cricket team, nicknames as the Kangaroos or the Aussies, is the national cricket team of Australia and the current ICC Cricket World Cup Champions.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch.
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The Sunfoil Dolphins is the name used by the KwaZulu-Natal cricket team when it plays in the South African Sunfoil Series first class competition; also in the Momentum 1 Day Cup and RamSlam Pro 20 Series limited over competitions.
Durham County Cricket Club is one of the 18 First class County clubs which make up the English and Welsh national cricket structure, representing the historic county of Durham.
Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is a cricket ground in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, England.
The English cricket team toured India during February, March and April 2006.
The England cricket team toured Pakistan from October to December 2005.
Fast bowling, sometimes known as pace bowling, is one of the two main approaches to bowling in the sport of cricket.
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First-class cricket is a standard of the sport of cricket comprising matches of three or more days' scheduled duration between two sides of eleven players each, officially adjudged to be first-class by virtue of the standard of the competing teams.
Gaddafi Stadium (قذافی اسٹیڈیم / ALA-LC) is a cricket ground in Lahore, Pakistan.
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Glenn Donald McGrath AM (born 9 February 1970) is a former Australian international cricketer and a commentator for Channel Nine's cricket coverage.
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Headingley Stadium is a sporting complex in the suburb of Headingley in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
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The Highveld Lions is the name used by the combined Gauteng and North West first class cricket teams in South Africa.
Ian David Blackwell (born 10 June 1978, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England) is a retired English cricketer.
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James Michael "Jimmy" Anderson, OBE (born 30 July 1982 in Burnley, Lancashire, United Kingdom) is an English international cricketer.
Jason Neil Gillespie (born 19 April 1975 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian cricketer who formerly represented Australia at international level, in both Tests and One Day Internationals, and South Australia, Yorkshire and Glamorgan at first-class level.
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Kamran Akmal (کامران اکمل; born 13 January 1982) is a Pakistani cricketer who was born in 13 January 1982.
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Kevin Peter Pietersen MBE (born 27 June 1980) is a South African-born English cricketer.
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Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.
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List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket.
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Denagamage Praboth Mahela de Silva Jayawardene (Sinhala: දෙනගමගේ ප්රබොත් මහේල ද සිල්වා ජයවර්ධන; born 27 May 1977), known as Mahela Jayawardene, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team.
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Michael John Clarke (born 2 April 1981), is a former international cricketer and captain of Australia.
Michael Graydon Vandort (born 19 January 1980 in Colombo) is a Sri Lankan cricketer.
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Middlesbrough is a large industrial town situated on the south bank of the River Tees in North Yorkshire, England.
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Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar (formerly Mohali) is a city which is a commercial hub lying adjacent to the city of Chandigarh in Punjab, India.
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The New Zealand cricket team, nicknamed the Black Caps, are the national cricket team representing New Zealand.
North Yorkshire is a county in England.
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In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.
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Nunthorpe is an outer suburb of the town of Middlesbrough, England.
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A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually fifty.
The Pakistan cricket team (پاکستان کرکٹ ٹیم), also known as The Green Shirts or Shaheen), is the national cricket team of Pakistan. Represented by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the team is a full member of the International Cricket Council, and participates in, and cricket matches. Pakistan have played 848 s, winning 449 (54.57%), losing 373, tying 8 and with 17 ending in no-result. Pakistan were the 1992 World Cup champions, and also came runners-up in the 1999 tournament. Pakistan, in conjunction with other countries in Southeast Asia, have hosted the 1987 and 1996 World Cups, with the 1996 final being hosted at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. The team has also played 92 s, the most of any team, winning 56 losing 34 and tying 2. Pakistan won the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 and came runners-up in the inaugural tournament in 2007. Pakistan have played 392 Test matches, with winning 124, losing 111 and drawing 157. The team has the third-best win/loss ratio in Test cricket of 1.117, and the fifth-best overall win percentage of 31.53%. Pakistan was given Test status on 28 July 1952, following a recommendation by India, and made its Test debut against India at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi, in October 1952, with India winning by an innings and 70 runs. In the 1950s, several Pakistani Test players had played Test cricket for the Indian cricket team before the creation of Pakistan in 1947. As of 23rd August 2015, the Pakistani cricket team is ranked fourth in Tests, eighth in ODIs and second in T20Is by the ICC.
Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.
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Run out is a method of dismissal in the sport of cricket.
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In cricket, the run rate (RR), or runs per over (RPO) is the average number of runs a batsman (or the batting side) scores in an over of 6 balls.
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Shoaib Akhtar; (شعیب اختر; born 13 August 1975) is a former Pakistani cricketer, widely regarded as the fastest bowler of all time and his fastest ball reached upto 163.7 kph(101.7 mph).
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Simon Philip Jones MBE (born 25 December 1978) is a Welsh cricketer, who played internationally for England.
The Sri Lankan cricket team, nicknamed The Lions, is the national cricket team of Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka toured England for cricket matches during the 2006 international cricket season.
Stephen James Harmison, MBE, DL (born 23 October 1978) is an English football manager and retired cricketer.
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A substitute in the sport of cricket is a replacement player that the umpires allow when a player has been injured or become ill after the nomination of the players at the start of the game.
Teesside is the name given to the conurbation in the north east of England made up of the towns of Billingham, Middlesbrough, Redcar, Skelton-in-Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees, Thornaby and surrounding settlements near the River Tees.
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Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket.
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Twenty20 cricket, sometimes written Twenty-20, and often abbreviated to T20, is a short form of cricket.
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Vikram Singh Solanki (born 1 April 1976) is a former Indian-born English cricketer, who played county cricket for Surrey having previously spent 17 years at Worcestershire.
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The West Indian cricket team toured England from 12 May to 7 July 2007 as part of the 2007 English cricket season.
In the sport of cricket the word wicket has several distinct meanings.
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Yorkshire County Cricket Club represents the historic county of Yorkshire as one of the 18 major county clubs which make up the English and Welsh domestic cricket structure.
Before the beginning of the 2005 English cricket season began, a resurgent English cricket team had won four Test series in a row, going unbeaten through the 2004 calendar year.
The 2006–07 cricket series between Australia and England for the Ashes was played in Australia from 23 November 2006 to 5 January 2007.