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    Cricket pitches in Kansas?

    QI host Stephen Fry is a noted cricket fan, and this week he put it to his panelists: How many cricket pitches are there in Kansas?

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    Misbah’s ton in… Norway?

    Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq made light work of some bowlers in Norway this week, including former team-mate Mohammad Asif.

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    Fire dimmed but never died

    Dale Steyn had been a shadow of his old self this year, as injuries limited his effectiveness with the ball. Temporarily, it seems...

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    Let’s stroll round Centurion

    Gauteng in winter is not one for rain, and this will be the case again. No rain is forecast, which will help avoid a disaster like Durban.

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    Have a gander at the ‘Gabba

    Australia have not lost here since 1988 when they faced those fearsome Windies. The deck is suited to pace, for most of the game.

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    A Stroll around Sharjah CS

    Batting first is imperative here, as the deck gets slow and spinny quite soon into the game. Pacemen can get some assistance early on, mind.

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    Bangalore’s another spin deck

    India are favourites, unless South Africa's batsmen can find a way to combat the spinners they were so easily defeated by in Mohali.

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    Adelaide plays host to history

    One suspects the toss winner will bat first, to get settled before the lights come on. And the deck will flatten out as the game unfolds.

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    A wander around the WACA

    Australia have named the same pace attack that destroyed New Zealand in the first Test, as they expect this deck to be good to pacers.

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    State of the nations: Part two

    It was a year when two legends retired from the international game, but also a year when people started to take not of Afghanistan.

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