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Former England batsman Richardson passes away

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Peter Richardson, who played for England between 1956 and 1963, has passed away at the age of 85. Richardson, a batsman who began his..

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Samuels cleared to bowl after 12-month ban

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Marlon Samuels, the West Indies all-rounder, has been cleared to bowl in international cricket again after serving a 12-month ban. The..

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Scotland to face Sri Lanka in Kent

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Scotland have announced that they will play two warm-up matches against Sri Lanka in May. The two one-day internationals will take place on..

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Stokes not guaranteed to captain in Root’s absence

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Andrew Strauss, England’s director of cricket, has claimed that Ben Stokes, the new vice-captain, will not necessarily take over the..

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Features & Columns

County Archives – Gloucestershire 2000

Russell’s one-day kings who took no prisoners While a Championship continues to elude them, no team could touch Gloucestershire at the turn of the century in limited-overs..

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Martin Johnson column – England captains always end up in a stew

It’s not easy being a leader, a thought which doubtless occurred to the other Captain Cook when he was being lightly sautéed in an Hawaiian islanders’ cooking pot. His..

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Paul Nixon column – Players will be pushed to new limits on pre-season tours

Kent are currently over in the Caribbean playing some good competitive cricket, while Nottinghamshire and Hampshire are set to fly over to Barbados next month as pre-season work..

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Derek Pringle column – Winter jobs were not always constructive

WHILE most modern professional cricketers have year-round contracts to stave off February’s chill, many of their predecessors had to spend the northern winter in alternative..

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County Cricket

Fast-learner Gubbins isn’t getting into a spin

Jeremy Blackmore finds that the latest group of young England players is eager to develop As England Lions’ second tour of the winter gets underway in the humidity of Sri Lanka..

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Grayson named coach of Yorkshire Diamonds

(Photo: Getty Images) Paul Grayson has been appointed as the new coach of the Yorkshire Diamonds. Grayson, who is the brother of football manager Simon, has signed a contract that..

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Former cricketer helps family recover from earthquake trauma

(Photo: Getty Images) Former county cricketer Phil Robinson has written an ebook in a bid to help his family recover from the devastating damage that the Christchurch earthquake..

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New Zealand international Taylor re-signs for Sussex

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has re-signed for Sussex after spending last season at the county as an overseas player. Taylor will be..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments

Women’s Cricket

Diamond guy Grayson gets his KSL calling card

By Luke Baker FOR the first time in more than a quarter of a century, Paul Grayson was afforded a quiet summer last year. He didn’t enjoy it. So when offered the opportunity to..

February 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

Kim still reeling after stepping up to the big time

By Luke Baker AFTER travelling to Australia just to train, being thrust into the Sydney Sixers line-up and then lifting the Women’s Big Bash League trophy, to call Kim Garth’s..

February 7, 2017 with 0 Comments

Kia Super League fixtures released

SOUTHERN Vipers will begin their defence of the Kia Super League by playing in the first game of the 2017 tournament

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments

Scorching Anya happy to make up for lost time

By Charlie Talbot-Smith ANYA Shrubsole had to watch on from the other side of the world after missing out on last year’s inaugural Women’s Big Bash. But the 25-year-old has..

January 31, 2017 with 0 Comments

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