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Edgbaston to host England’s 1,000th Test match

London: It will be England’s 1,000th Test. Nothing better illustrates their historic role as the missionaries who spread cricket. Australia, second in the number of Tests played, will not celebrate their 1,000th for another generation, assuming the format survives long enough for them to convert their current total of 812. It has not, however, been glory all the way since ...

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Correa not ready to return as Astros host Athletics (Jul 08, 2018)

HOUSTON – Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa missed his 12th consecutive game on Sunday and suddenly faces the possibility of being sidelined for the remainder of the current homestand. Correa, placed on the 10-day disabled list with lower back soreness on June 26, was originally slated to return to action for the Astros’ 11-game homestand that preceded the All-Star break ...

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