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STEVE SMITH TO RETURN TO CRICKET IN CANADIAN T20 TOURNAMENT

Former Australia captain named as marquee playerGlobal T20 Canada begins next monthSteve Smith’s comeback to cricket has begun, with the suspended former Australia skipper named as a marquee player in Canada’s T20 league, where he will join fellow interna ...

Guardian Friday, 25th May 2018, 1:10AM - read article


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JOE ROOT AS CULPABLE AS ANY BATSMAN AS ENGLAND SLIDE TO 63-YEAR LOW

• Captain goes for four after loose drive as hosts skittled for 184• Abbas and Hasan share eight wickets for dominant PakistanEngland’s bold new era proved something of a damp squib after a limp batting performance on day one at Lord’s left them facing an ...

Guardian Thursday, 24th May 2018, 8:41PM - read article


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BACK-TO-SCHOOL DAY FOR STOKES AND BUTTLER HIT BY LACK OF HOMEWORK | ANDY BULL

Joe Root’s side have now been dismissed for under 250 in seven of the 14 Test innings they have played since SeptemberSeems new dawns last longer in the Arctic winter than they do in English cricket. At Lord’s their latest broke at around 3.30pm, when Jos ...

Guardian Thursday, 24th May 2018, 8:18PM - read article


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MATTHEW FISHER: YORKSHIRE MUST MARRY BATTING AND BOWLING IN ONE-DAY CUP

IMMEDIATELY after the Worcestershire game, we sat down in the dressing room and talked about how vitally important it is that we marry both parts of our game together to get on a winning run in the Royal London one-day Cup.

York Press Thursday, 24th May 2018, 7:47PM - read article


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HASAN ALI AND MOHAMMAD ABBAS SHOW PAKISTAN ATTACK IS NO PUSHOVER

Four wickets apiece from visitors’ fiery-natured seamers shows their prowess in the field should not be underrated by EnglandBack in 2010, that annus horribilis for Pakistan cricket, Hasan Ali’s parents set alight his whites after becoming frustrated with ...

Guardian Thursday, 24th May 2018, 7:38PM - read article


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ENGLAND HORROR SHOW LEAVES PATIENT PAKISTAN BRIMMING WITH HOPE

• England 184; Pakistan 50-1• Last five wickets fall for 19 runs in first-day collapseA post-tea collapse, triggered by Mohammad Abbas and Hasan Ali, two pacemen of Pakistan who look tailor-made for English conditions, punctured any early-summer optimism ...

Guardian Thursday, 24th May 2018, 7:01PM - read article


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CRICKET: ENGLAND COLLAPSE ON BESS' DEBUT AT LORD'S

SOMERSET spinner Dom Bess was introduced to Test cricket by an England collapse against Pakistan at Lord's.

Somerset County Gazette Thursday, 24th May 2018, 6:04PM - read article


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CELIA BRACKENRIDGE OBITUARY

Campaigner against abuse and harassment in sportCelia Brackenridge, who has died aged 67 from leukaemia, was an international sportswoman, a campaigner for women’s causes and an authority on child protection in sport. She carried out pioneering work on th ...

Guardian Thursday, 24th May 2018, 5:31PM - read article

News from the counties

Derbyshire

STARS OF SMASH HIT MUSICAL MAMMA MIA PERFORMING IN OUTDOOR CONCERT IN DERBY

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 12:04PM - read article


Durham

POTTS CONFIDENT DURHAM'S ONE-DAY STRUGGLES WILL IMPROVE HIM

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 3:05PM - read article


Essex

ROSSOUW’S CENTURY CONDEMNS ESSEX TO ROYAL LONDON ONE-DAY CUP AT HAMPSHIRE

Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 6:33PM - read article


Glamorgan

GLAMORGAN KEEPER MARK WALLACE ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM CRICKET

Friday, 10th February 2017, 9:18AM - read article


Gloucestershire

FAMARA DIEDHIOU BAN: YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED - CAN THE CLUB APPEAL, WHY'S IT TAKEN SO LONG AND MORE

Tuesday, 22nd May 2018, 5:13PM - read article


Hampshire

STONE BACKS HAVANT TO COPE WITHOUT HINDLEY

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


Kent

FORMER GILLINGHAM AND CHARLTON DEFENDER JLLOYD SAMUEL, 37, DIES IN CAR CRASH

Tuesday, 15th May 2018, 3:33PM - read article


Lancashire

ALEX DAVIES AND KEATON JENNINGS SHINE AGAIN BUT LANCASHIRE SUFFER DEFEAT

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 10:26AM - read article


Leicestershire

LEICESTERSHIRE SEEMINGLY FACE A BATTLE TO KEEP ZAK CHAPPELL AT GRACE ROAD

Monday, 30th April 2018, 3:55PM - read article


Northamptonshire

RIPLEY: NORTHANTS NOT SMART ENOUGH IN DEFEAT TO FOXES

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


Nottinghamshire

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE TARGET NEXT THREE GAMES AS THEY LOOK TO BOOST ROYAL LONDON ONE DAY CUP QUALIFICATION HOPES

Tuesday, 22nd May 2018, 6:09PM - read article


Somerset

CRICKET: ENGLAND COLLAPSE ON BESS' DEBUT AT LORD'S

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 6:04PM - 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 STAR VAN ZYL FACING "EXTENDED" LAY-OFF

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 2:41PM - read article


Worcestershire

CRICKET: LAST-BALL DRAMA HAD WORCESTERSHIRE CAPTAIN'S HEART RACING

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 4:11PM - read article


Yorkshire

MATTHEW FISHER: YORKSHIRE MUST MARRY BATTING AND BOWLING IN ONE-DAY CUP

Thursday, 24th May 2018, 7:47PM - read article

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