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Mar 24 – First Semi Final Run Chase in Tweets

In case you missed the Kiwis chasing down SA’s total in the First Semi-Final, here it is, blow by blow, curtesy of a slightly random selection of tweets on the subject. @17thManDiary: SA girding themselves for Journey to the Centre of the Earth at Eden Park. AB says he had never sheared a shup before #CWC15 @bhogleharsha: How many overs ...

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Mar 2 – England V Sri Lanka on Twitter

Here’s an unrepresentative and random selection of the twitter feed from the England V Sri Lanka match on Sunday. England supporters should only read while appropriately restrained.   England Batted @LiebCricket: Next World Cup I’d quite like England to select an a capella group as their squad and just crush the anthem singing thing.#ENGvSL #CWC15 @AllOutCricket: England have started aggressively ...

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Feb 27 – MND Fundraising Ideas

Australian cricketer Shane Watson is a supporter of Motor Neuron Disease research, and has pledged to donate $200 for every four he scores at the tournament, $300 for every six and $300 for each wicket. As strong supporters of the MND cause, we’re concerned that this may not flood the research coffers with cash.  Cricket is a funny game you know. The ...

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Feb 22 – Top Ten Curries of the World Cup

Make no mistake, everyone loves curry [Ed. Apart from Shane Warne] and so there is no other dish that can so easily sum up what’s happening at the Cricket World Cup in 2015. Virat Vindaloo – One of the hottest curries at the World Cup, sure to be a hit. Maccas Dehli Belly Special Curry – If there’s one thing ...

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Feb 17 – Ireland is a valuable Empire outpost after all

No one thinks much of the West Indies these days after losing to Ireland after posting 300. Their management is further down the hole than the ECB. James Morgan @thefulltoss has done a sterling job reintegrating Ireland to the British Empire – a win is a win! Read his essay from the Mother Country with rising pleasure. *** It’s not ...

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