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Proteas hammer Dutch by 231 runs

Mohali, India – Brilliant batting by AB de Villiers and Hashim Amla helped South Africa script a 231-run victory – the fourth-biggest in ICC Cricket World Cup history – over the Netherlands in their Group B match on Thursday.

Afridi stars as Pakistan win again

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Shahid Afridi bowled Pakistan to yet another impressive 46-run win in ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 with a spell of 5-23 against Canada on Thursday.

Pakistan, batting first, were bowled out for 184 in 43.4 overs and in reply Canada were shot out for 138 in 42.5 overs at the R Premadasa Stadium. It was Pakistan’s third consecutive win and they now top Group A with a maxiumum six points.

 

Windies ready for Bangla clash

Dhaka, Bangladesh – West Indies will be focussed and determined when they face Bangladesh in their ICC Cricket World Cup Group B match at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium on Friday.

First ball is 2.30 pm (4.30 am Eastern Caribbean Time/3.30 am Jamaica Time).

Many observers believe the match will be a close contest and the Windies players know they will come up against a capable home side backed by a vocal crowd of over 25,000.

Morton fined 35% for Level 1 breach

St John’s, Antigua– Trinidad & Tobago batsman Runako Morton has been fined 35% of his match fee following the Trinidad & Tobago v Windward Islands WICB Regional 4 Day match at the Arnos Vale Playing Field.

Morton was charged with a Level 1 (Rule 1.1) breach relating to abuse of cricket equipment or clothing, ground, equipment or fixtures and fittings.

Morton pleaded guilty to the charge and accepted the proposed sanction of 35% of his match fee and a hearing was avoided.

Windies bowl first against Bangladesh

Dhaka, Bangladesh – Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first against West Indies in their ICC Cricket World Cup Group B match at Sher-e-Bangla Stadium on Friday.

Both teams were unchanged from the sides which played in the last round. Both teams enter the match in two points from two matches and are seeking their second wins in the tournament. The West Indies lost to South Africa and beat the Netherlands while Bangladesh lost to India and beat Ireland.

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