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England Cricket Team

In 1882, Australia recorded their first test Match victory on English soil, at the Oval. "English cricket died today." said an 'obituary' in the Sporting Times. "The body will be cremated, and the ashes taken to Australia." Ever since then, when England and Australia play each other at anything, it is said to be "... for the Ashes."

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Brian Lara scores 501 runs for Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham, England Jun 2-6, 1994 | Highest individual score in First Class cricket.

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The greatest cricket team of all time. West Indies 1981. Back (L-R): Derek Parry, Desmond Haynes, Malcolm Marshall, Michael Holding, Joel Garner, Colin Croft, Collis King, Larry Gomes, David Murray Front (L-R): Andy Roberts, Lawrence Rowe, Deryck Murray, Clive Lloyd (Captain), Alvin Kallicharran, Vivian Richards, Gordon Greenidge

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Richard Beese describes that The England cricket team is currently scheduled to tour India between November 2016 and January 2017.

"So cricket AND rugby ... what if he hadn't become an actor ... do you think we might have seen him in the England team ... ?! "

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