Test match

Test match in some sports refers to a sporting contest between national representative teams and may refer to:

  • Test cricket
  • Test match (rugby union)
  • Test match (rugby league)
  • Test match (association football)
  • Test Series - a series of Test matches between two countries, with all matches in the series taking place in the same country (the host)
  • Test Match (board game), cricket-themed board game
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    Rugby in crisis as unions engage in 'unprecedented dialogue'

    The Morning Journal 03 Apr 2020
    After returning a net loss of more than $5.4 million for last year, the Australian Rugby Union could take a hit of more than 10 times that figure this year if Super Rugby does not start up again and there are no domestic test matches for the Wallabies, according to CEO Raelene Castle....
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    ON THIS DAY

    Dawn 03 Apr 2020
    ... in their four-Test series with a 492-run victory in the final match at the Wanderers in Johannesburg on April 3, 2018....
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    Coronavirus test kits planned for Laredo drive thru are likely fraudulent

    LMT Online 03 Apr 2020
    The 5,000 COVID-19 rapid testing kits that the City of Laredo and Webb County were planning to utilize at a drive thru testing site this week are likely fraudulent, according to the city ... Clear Choice said they would match this and agreed to provide the city with an additional 2,500 tests ... He included a photo of one of the test kits....
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    Gautam Gambir - The Unsung Hero of Indian Cricket

    Yahoo Daily News 02 Apr 2020
    Gambhir holds the distinction of being the only Indian cricketer to have scored a century in five consecutive Test matches and the only Indian to aggregate more than 300 runs in four consecutive Test series ... Having won the first test emphatically by 10 wickets, India went into the test match high on confidence....
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    Virat Kohli on Why Test Cricket Is His Favourite Format: It Is ‘A Representation of Life, Has Improved Me as a Person’

    Yahoo Daily News 02 Apr 2020
    Recently Kohli, the first Indian captain to win a Test series in Australia, had quashed all claims of making Test cricket a four-day format instead of the traditional five-day Test match. Virat Kohli Speaks About Why RCB Has Not Won IPL Title During Live Instagram Interview Session With Kevin Pietersen....
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    I WAS THERE: The icy night the Falcons almost beat England in Brakpan

    Independent online (SA) 02 Apr 2020
    Three days earlier I’d driven back to Joburg from Bloemfontein where I’d covered my first Test match as a young sports writer for a major national newspaper (The Citizen). I’d loved the excitement of the build-up to the Test match in Bloemfontein, and had listened to plenty of ......
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    Happy Birthday Michael Clarke: Twitterati Wish the World Cup-Winning Australian Captain As He Turns 39

    Yahoo Daily News 02 Apr 2020
    Speaking of his illustrious record, the star batsman scored 8643 runs from 115 Test matches and 7981 runs from 245 ODI matches. In T20Is, Clarke has amassed 488 runs from 34 matches. He was quite a handy bowler too and even has a hat-trick in Test cricket ... 8643 Test runs at 49.10 🔴 ... A great leader , match winner and one of best batsman....
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    When Bob Woolmer thought Inzamam was wrong to declare in Bangalore Test

    Deccan Chronicle 02 Apr 2020
    Walking down the memory lane, Inzaman recalled that famous Test ... The Bangalore game, which was Inzamam's 100th Test, was the third match of the series with India leading 1-0. "My 100th Test match (in Bangalore) was a very special moment for me....
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    Predator: Hunting Grounds Mostly Captures the Thrill of the Hunt

    IGN Insider 02 Apr 2020
    Hunting Grounds, I got to follow up on the couple of matches I played of Illfonic’s upcoming multiplayer shooter last fall to find out if the experience could stand the test of time ... For my first few matches I was a skittish, unhelpful squadmate, and I’m sorry to all of the strangers I played with....
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    BBC to draw from well of nostalgia during barren months

    The Irish Times 02 Apr 2020
    Match of the Day will become Match of their Day as pundits pick their favourite matches in Premier League history and analyse the highlights. In cricket, with England’s summer series against Sri Lanka postponed, Test Match Special is to curate 40 of the best “From the Boundary” features where celebrities discuss their relationship with the game....
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    Health official says decision to hold Liverpool-Atlético game was wrong

    The Irish Times 02 Apr 2020
    “It was not the right decision to stage the match,” Ashton told the Guardian, although he said he was not critical of the scientists or medical officers whose advice informed the government’s approach of allowing sporting events to continue ... All major events such as football matches, described as “mass gatherings”, were still scheduled to go ahead....
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    Shane Warne picks Brian Lara as skipper of his greatest West Indies XI

    The Times of India 02 Apr 2020
    Lara enjoyed a stellar run against Australia in Test cricket as he managed to score 2,856 runs from 31 matches at an average of 51 with his highest score being 277 in 1993 ... Warne had an exceptional Test record against the West Indies as he scalped 65 wickets from 19 matches at an average of 29.95....
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    Mithali Raj Interview: "It’s important to start a women's IPL at once"

    Yahoo Daily News 02 Apr 2020
    Speaking of memorable moments, I think the first time people actually noticed women’s cricket, especially in my state Andhra Pradesh (now Telangana), was when I broke the world record for the highest score in women's cricket in 2002 (with 214 in a Test match against England in Taunton) ... Do you think women’s cricket needs more Test matches?....
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