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After slipping over not long after a knife accident, a clumsy cricketer will miss the World Cup. Dane van Niekerk, the South African captain, has been ruled out of the Women’s World Cup after breaking his ankle in an accident involving an avocado and a knife just a few years ago. Dane van Niekerk, the captain of South Africa, has been ruled out of the upcoming Women’s World Cup after slipping on a wet floor at home and breaking her ankle. Van Niekerk has played in 107 One-Day Internationals for the Proteas, and she was the tournament’s leading wicket-taker four…

Phil Tufnell was so traumatized by England’s ‘full frontal’ that he detested changing after games. Former England cricketer Phil Tufnell has revealed that seeing one of his teammates’ privates left him mentally scarred and afraid to strip off after games. After seeing Mike Gatting’s middle wicket, Phil Tufnell was unable to undress with his England teammates. Tuffers, a former cricketer who went on to become a TV star, said he would avoid looking at other players’ googlies by delaying getting changed by having fags and cuppas. “Communal de-robing was something I never quite got used to,” he said. “Putting on…