Hong Kong International Cricket Sixes 2008/09

Winner - England

England news

Hoggard hungry for Ashes comeback

Former Australia opener Justin Langer, who retired from the Test scene in January 2007, is considering extending his competitive cricket career to the age of 40

Hong Kong Sixes 2008

England defeat Australia for Sixes title

If England are looking for positive omens ahead of next year's Ashes they may just have found one after they secured the Hong Kong Sixes title with a final-ball victory against Australia

County news

Langer wants to play until he is 40

Former Australia opener Justin Langer, who retired from the Test scene in January 2007, is considering extending his competitive cricket career to the age of 40

Points Table

Bradman Pool

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
England 3 2 1 0 0 4 +2.333
South Africa 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.609
Pakistan 3 2 1 0 0 4 -0.473
India 3 0 3 0 0 0 -2.400

Second Stage Pool

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
England 3 3 0 0 0 6 +2.467
Australia 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.667
South Africa 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.467
Hong Kong 3 0 3 0 0 0 -2.667

Sobers Pool

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Hong Kong 3 2 1 0 0 4 +2.791
Australia 3 2 1 0 0 4 -0.345
All Stars 3 1 2 0 0 2 -1.215
Sri Lanka 3 1 2 0 0 2 -1.375

Statistics

Hong Kong International Cricket Sixes, 2008/09

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Graham Wagg surely doesn't think too much about the size of the boundaries at Kowloon Cricket Club, which hosts the Hong Kong Sixes

England complete a final-ball run out to secure the Sixes title
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Dimitri Mascarenhas collects another boundary
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England celebrate their Hong Kong Sixes title
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Squads

Dimitri Mascarenhas (c) Tim Bresnan
Ed Joyce Darren Maddy
Graham Napier Jonathan Trott
Graham Wagg
Tournament Results
Australia v England at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
England won (lost fewer wickets)
All Stars v Pakistan at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
Pakistan won by 3 runs
England v South Africa at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
England won by 4 runs
Hong Kong v Australia at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
Australia won by 15 runs
All Stars v India at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
All Stars won by 5 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v England at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
England won by 11 runs
Australia v South Africa at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
Australia won by 17 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
Pakistan won by 3 runs
Hong Kong v South Africa at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
South Africa won by 14 runs
Australia v England at Kowloon - Nov 9, 2008
England won by 22 runs
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