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Nixon column: When the heat is on you have to dig deep – humidity is torture

(Photo: Getty Images) By Paul Nixon I trust everyone enjoyed the heat wave that spread across the UK last week? It’s funny, we moan like..

June 27, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Playing at home is great, but keep focused

As the Champions Trophy draws ever nearer, it makes me remember the only international tournament that I was ever involved in with England...

May 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Don’t give Misbah a hard time for coming up short

Having been left stranded on 99 not out in the first Test against West Indies, this week Pakistan batsman Misbah-ul-Haq was dismissed for..

May 8, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Coad’s success confirms value of Second XIs

It was another brilliant and fascinating weekend of County Championship action with Yorkshire bowler Ben Coad arguably the star of the..

April 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Uni games are still relevant and must remain so

With the County Championship beginning, the counties have been warming up with clashes against University teams, and they’re a brilliant..

April 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Few star names, but I’m backing my lads!

The draft for this year’s Caribbean Premier League took place this week and I’m really pleased with the business that Jamaica Tallawahs..

March 21, 2017 with 0 Comments

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..

February 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – We’ve got to start grinding down the opposition

This series in India is one of England’s biggest in recent times. If they pulled a victory out of the bag, it would undoubtedly be..

November 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Batty’s call-up sending out right message

There would have been a few eyebrows raised last Friday when the announcement came through that Gareth Batty had been selected for..

September 26, 2016 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – I’d love to go for the hat-trick with Tallawahs and build up my coaching CV

What a couple of weeks it’s been! Caribbean Premier League winners for the second time then a wonderful family holiday in Majorca – I..

August 23, 2016 with 0 Comments

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