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VC Bravo ready to step up for 2nd CWC

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Dwayne Bravo has been appointed Vice Captain of the West Indies team for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup and the world-rated allrounder is looking to make a significant contribution to the side’s success.

The 27-year-old will be playing in his second World Cup and as one of the senior players in the side he plans to lead from the front and help drive the team’s success.

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Gayle wants to be a World Cup hero

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Chris Gayle on Thursday announced that his ultimate goal is to get his hands on the World Cup trophy.

The big left-hander, rated as one of the most destructive batsmen of all time, said he has a desire to become a world champion and bring back glory to West Indies cricket during the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup.

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World Cup tweaked in favour of top teams


NEW DELHI, India, CMC – Cricket’s World governing body tweaked the format for this year’s World Cup to give India and Pakistan, as well as other leading teams a chance to progress in the competition.

World Cup stars reveal favourite books

Chennai, India - Leading cricket stars have revealed their favourite books on the day that the International Cricket Council (ICC) and Room to Read announced a partnership to promote literacy and access to books at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011.
A player from each of the 14 competing teams at the tournament has contributed to the ultimate World Cup reading list as part of a campaign to promote the importance of reading and to raise awareness of the work that Room to Read does in offering educational opportunities to young people.
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