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‘JOE ROOT WANTS US TO TAKE RISKS,’ SAYS ENGLAND’S SAM CURRAN AFTER VITAL INNINGS

• Curran top-scored with 64 on day one of second Test• Sri Lanka 26-1 in reply to England’s first innings 285You can see why they do not leave him out anymore and if he keeps batting like this he will soon be another contender to play at number three. Sam ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 1:30PM - read article


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NEW DEAL AT DURHAM FOR STEEL

Cameron Steel has extended his Durham contract until the end of the 2021 season.

Northern Echo Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:53PM - read article


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CRICKET: "WOW! WHAT A DELIVERY!" LEACH PEACH ENSURES ENGLAND END FIRST DAY ON A HIGH

SOMERSET spinner Jack Leach produced a peach of a delivery to ensure England ended day one of the second Test in Sri Lanka on a high.

Somerset County Gazette Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:12PM - read article


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SAM CURRAN LEADS ENGLAND’S SECOND TEST FIGHTBACK AGAINST SRI LANKA

• England 285; Sri Lanka 26-1• Curran blasts six sixes in last-wicket standOn a beige surface as dry and crumbly as a forgotten biscuit at the bottom of the tin England, with the considerable benefit of batting first, put some runs on the board – 285 of t ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:01PM - read article


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CRICKETERS RISK BEING CAUGHT OUT IN QUEST FOR LIFE BEYOND THE BOUNDARY | ANDY BULL

Pally dressing-room habits prove hard to undo for some of those hoping to forge new careers outside the sportIt’s a long way from Burton upon Trent to Galle and in the Hilton at St George’s Park last Thursday you could feel every yard of the gap. Away in ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:00PM - read article


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SRI LANKA V ENGLAND: SECOND TEST, DAY ONE – AS IT HAPPENED

Two more wonderful innings from Jos Buttler and Sam Curran helped England to a competitive but not imposing score on a pitch that ragged from the start, setting up what could be a thrilling TestDay one report from Vic Marks 12.11pm GMT Read Vic Marks’s re ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 11:48AM - read article


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WOMEN'S WORLD TWENTY20: AUSTRALIA BEAT NEW ZEALAND – AS IT HAPPENED

Alyssa Healy hits 53 off 38 to set up 33-run victoryAmy Jones looking to seize chance with both gloves 3.05am GMT A comfortable victory in the end, after Australia chose to bat first and ran up a total beyond New Zealand. Healy and Mooney did the damage, ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 3:05AM - read article


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ALYSSA HEALY BLASTS AUSTRALIA PAST NEW ZEALAND AND INTO WWT20 SEMI-FINALS

Australia 153-7; New Zealand 120 all out (17.2 overs)Healy scores 53 off 38 balls to set up 33-run victory“You come at the king,” declared The Wire’s beloved Omar Little when addressing a failed assassin, “you best not miss.” Replace king with queen, and ...

Guardian Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 2:59AM - read article

News from the counties

Derbyshire

CAN YOU NAME ANY OF THESE DERBY AND DISTRICT CRICKETERS FROM THE 1940S?

Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 10:05AM - read article


Durham

NEW DEAL AT DURHAM FOR STEEL

Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:53PM - read article


Essex

WESTFIELD ACCEPTS KANEIRA APOLOGY AFTER SPOT-FIXING SCANDAL

Friday, 19th October 2018, 9:50AM - read article


Gloucestershire

MANCHESTER UNITED EYE £30M DEFENDER; LIVERPOOL LINKED WITH LIGUE 1 STAR

Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 10:30PM - read article


Hampshire

STONE BACKS HAVANT TO COPE WITHOUT HINDLEY

Friday, 18th May 2018, 6:00AM - read article


Kent

DOVER ATHLETIC MANAGER ANDY HESSENTHALER REMAINS OPTIMISTIC OF KEEPING CAPTAIN AND CENTRE-BACK AT CLUB DESPITE ISSUES WITH SWITCH TO FULL-TIME TRAINING

Tuesday, 23rd October 2018, 4:39PM - read article


Lancashire

VILAS 'HONOURED' AS HE REPLACES LIVINGSTONE AS LANCASHIRE CAPTAIN

Friday, 9th November 2018, 11:43AM - read article


Leicestershire

FIRST LOOK INSIDE NEW COUNTY PUB OPENED BY ENGLAND CRICKETERS STUART BROAD AND HARRY GURNEY

Thursday, 20th September 2018, 11:17AM - read article


Northamptonshire

RIPLEY: NORTHANTS NOT SMART ENOUGH IN DEFEAT TO FOXES

Thursday, 17th May 2018, 11:32PM - read article


Nottinghamshire

TRANSFORMATIVE YEAR ENDING WITH HARRY GURNEY'S STOCK RIDING HIGH THANKS TO BIG BASH MOVE

Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 6:24PM - read article


Somerset

CRICKET: "WOW! WHAT A DELIVERY!" LEACH PEACH ENSURES ENGLAND END FIRST DAY ON A HIGH

Wednesday, 14th November 2018, 12:12PM - read article


Surrey

YELLOW CARDS FOR WOKING CYCLISTS DIVIDE OPINION AS CYCLING CHAIRMAN CALLS IT 'UTTERLY STUPID'

Thursday, 17th May 2018, 10:51AM - read article


Sussex

SUSSEX SPINNER READY TO SEIZE UNEXPECTED ENGLAND CHANCE

Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 12:00PM - read article


Worcestershire

WORCESTERSHIRE HONOUR RECORD-BREAKING EX-PLAYER WHO DIED IN WAR

Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 3:06PM - read article


Yorkshire

KOHLER-CADMORE KICKING ON AS HE EARNS SURPRISE LIONS CALL-UP

Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 3:37PM - read article

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