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Starc keen to pitch up at every World Cup game

Preserving the fitness of Mitchell Starc has been a national obsession since he bowled Australia to the World Cup title in 2015, but the left-arm paceman has no intention of putting his feet up in England.

ICC Cricket World Cup - South Africa v Afghanistan

South Africa ease to first World Cup win

South Africa finally got a World Cup win under their belts as they eased to a nine-wicket triumph over Afghanistan on Saturday to keep alive their hopes of reaching the semi-finals.

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India clash is 'must-win' for Pakistan, says Gavaskar

Pakistan will be the team under pressure in Sunday's World Cup clash against arch-rivals India and will face a mammoth task to reach the semi-finals if they lose, according to former Indian batsman Sunil Gavaskar.

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Windies all-rounder Brathwaite reprimanded for showing dissent

Windies all-rounder Brathwaite reprimanded for showing dissent

(Reuters) - West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite has received an official reprimand and one demerit point for showing dissent to an umpire's decision during the World Cup match against England, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Saturday.

Root is England's glue, says Morgan

Root is England's glue, says Morgan

SOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) - England captain Eoin Morgan heaped praise on batsman Joe Root whose polished century led the team to an emphatic eight-wicket Cricket World Cup victory over West Indies on Friday.

Root leads England to crushing win over West Indies

Root leads England to crushing win over West Indies

SOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) - Joe Root's classy unbeaten century led England to a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over West Indies in a one-sided Cricket World Cup match in Southampton on Friday.

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