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newscricketa year ago

Twitter reacts to Ireland’s 2011 World Cup deja vu win over England

History often tends to repeat itself and when a total of 328 popped up, none could take their minds and thoughts away from the 2011 World Cup encounter between England and Ireland. Channelling the same positivity, on the back of Stirling-Balbirnie’s partnership, Ireland nicked away a vital win.
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newscricketa year ago

Twitter reacts to Andy Balbirnie’s nothing shot gifting James Vince his MS Dhoni moment

When MS Dhoni dismissed Windies’ Travis Dowlin in the 2009 Champions Trophy, he celebrated like there is no tomorrow and honestly, it would be the hardest you would have seen him celebrating in his illustrious career. James Vince had his own MSD moment when Andy Balbirine was dismissed for 15.
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newscricket2 years ago

T20 WC Qualifiers | Scotland shocked by Singapore; Ireland and Netherlands cruise to comfortable victories

Scotland succumbed to a shock two-run defeat at the hands of a spirited Singapore side with captain Amjad Mahboob defending 8 runs off the final over. Ireland and Netherlands started strongly with convincing victories while hosts UAE were outclassed completely by the red brigade of Oman.
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newscricket2 years ago

VIDEO | Alert Ben Foakes pulls off an MS Dhoni to send Andy Balbirnie with two-second wait

Ben Foakes was England’s fourth choice keeper for the game against Ireland and when he was handed his ODI debut, his happiness knew no boundaries. His eagerness to prove himself also saw him pulling off an incredible stumping to send Andy Balbirnie packing and that would make MS Dhoni proud.
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