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Joe Root's 121 off 108 balls was in vain as England went down to Sri Lanka by nine wickets in Wellington
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Saqlain Mushtaq on the 1999 World Cup, and fighting with Mohammad Yousuf

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Phil DeFreitas talks about the World Cup, and being hailed as the next Botham

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England trudge off the field after losing by nine wickets
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38th Match, Pool A: Afghanistan v England at Sydney
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Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Lbrough MCCU at Southampton
Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Oxford MCCU v Worcs at Oxford
Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Durham MCCU at Taunton
Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Lds-Brd MCCU at Hove
Apr 2-4, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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