Asia Observer

Phillip Hughes – ‘He died playing the sport he loved’

Cricket world salutes batsman who suffered fatal head injury during match at Sydney Cricket Ground


Report by Owen Gibson, The Guardian


Picture shows Phillip Hughes and his fans at the Sydney Cricket Ground in 2010. Photograph Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

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CWG 2014 - Baki brings silver for Bangladesh

Abdullah Hel Baki of Bangladesh missed out on filling the country’s 12-year gold-drought in the Commonwealth Games today as he had to settle for a silver medal in the 10m Air Rifle event of the 20th edition of the Games at the Barry Buddon Shooting Centre in Glasgow losing to India&rsq

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CWG 2014 - Indian seasoned Bindra guns down gold

India's Star Abhinav Bindra stole the limelight by clinching a gold medal while unheralded teenager Malaika Goel bagged a silver as shooters added two more medals to India's kitty on the second day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Friday. 


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England coach warns Gary Ballance over conduct after drunk dancing

Ballance caught in Nottingham club after first India Test; Player ‘reminded of his responsibilities’ by Peter Moores 

Report by Andy Wilson at Lord's, The Guardian

Picture shows Gary Ballance pictured in a Nottingham club after the completion of the Trent B

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German World Cup winners welcomed home by hundreds of thousands

• Fans line the city’s ‘fan mile’ for a glimpse of returning squad 

• Joachim Löw’s side hailed as national heroes after victory

• Pictures the best images from Germany’s victory

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