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Morne van Wyk puts emotions to one side

All eyes will be on Morne van Wyk on Friday afternoon, as the wicketkeeper-batsman returns to central franchise territory to lead the Sunfoil Dolphins against the side he served for 17 years prior to his move this winter. Van Wyk made his first-class debut for the team now known as the Chevrolet Knights back in 1996/97, and admits that it will be an emotional occasion taking the field against them in a Momentum One-Day Cup fixture at the Diamond Oval on Friday.


Unbeaten Mumbai FC seek their first home win

Mumbai FC will be seeking their first home win of the season when they host on Salgaocar FC in a clash of two unbeaten teams at the Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune on Friday.


Doug Bollinger suspended for one game

Cricket Australia (CA) announced that Doug Bollinger was reported and suspended for breaching the CA Code of Behaviour in the RYOBI One Day Cup match between the NSW Blues and the XXXX GOLD Queensland Bulls today.


Allround Parnell guides Warriors to easy win

Wayne Parnell underlined his all-round ability as he struck a career-best 129 to give the Chevrolet Warriors a 54-run victory on the Duckworth-Lewis method over the bizhub Highveld Lions on Wednesday night.


Cobras make it two wins out of two

The Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras laid down a marker for the rest of the teams in the Momentum One-Day Cup on Wednesday, proving their strength in depth as they beat the Chevrolet Knights by 28 runs.


Whitaker appointed as Chairman of Selectors

The former Leicestershire and England batsman James Whitaker will succeed Geoff Miller as the Chairman of Selectors and National Selector on January 1, 2014. Geoff Miller notified the England and Wales Cricket Board of his wish to step down from his role during the home Investec Ashes Series in 2013.


Australian Diamonds crush Malawi Queens 83-34

The Australian Diamonds have celebrated Paige Hadley’s international debut with an 83-34 victory over the Malawi Queens at the WIN Entertainment Centre, Wollongong, on Wednesday night.


Windies beat New Zealand in series opener

Anisa Mohammed followed up destructive batting from Deandra Dottin with a devastating spell to allow West Indies Women to mark her 50th Twenty20 International with a memorable 23-run victory over New Zealand Women in the Women’s T20I Tri-Series on Monday here.


Loyal Jim Gets Royal Seal Of Approval

Long-serving Clarets employee Jim Thompson has received the royal seal of approval in a special ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The 85-year-old, who won the Football League’s Unsung Hero award in 2011, was one of 10 people recently nominated by the Football League to recognise their outstanding contribution and service to football.


Netball fever hits the Gold Coast this weekend

Netball fever is about to hit the Gold Coast, with over 200 teams from around Australia and New Zealand set to take on the third annual NetFest event from 17 to 20 October.


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