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England seeks form reversal at Wellington in World Cup

By NICK PERRY
Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- England hopes it can vanquish memories of its last disastrous encounter in Wellington when it plays Sri Lanka on Sunday...full story
updated 2015-02-28 01:22 PM
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England seeks form reversal at Wellington in World Cup
By NICK PERRY
Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- England hopes it can vanquish memories of its last disastrous encounter in Wellington when it plays Sri Lanka on Sunday....Fullstory

2015-02-28 01:22 PM

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World Cup: Australia dismissed for 151 vs New Zealand

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By DOUG FERGUSON
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BC-TEN--Dubai Tennis Championships Results

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By JOSEPH WILSON
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MONTMELO, Spain (AP) -- Nico Rosberg pushed his Mercedes to the fastest lap so far in preseason testing at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit as Jenson Button....Fullstory

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