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Andy Flower stands in as England director with Andrew Strauss on leave

• Strauss takes compassionate leave to support wife• Flower is handed charge for the summerAndrew Strauss is to take a summer-long break from his role as director of England cricket with Andy Flower stepping into the breach as a temporary replacement.T…

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One-Day Cup: Luke Wright’s century helps Sussex beat Somerset at Taunton

Luke Wright hits his 10th List A century to help Sussex end Somerset’s winning One-Day Cup run at Taunton.

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Glamorgan Cricket: Donald returns for One-Day Cup against Middlesex

Glamorgan recall batsman Aneurin Donald for their One-Day Cup match against Middlesex, who include England captain Eoin Morgan.

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Samit Patel: Nottinghamshire all-rounder signs deal until 2020

Nottinghamshire all-rounder Samit Patel signs a new deal until 2020, which will take his stay at Trent Bridge to 18 years.

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County cricket talking points: One-Day Cup spoils the plot for the season

Why disrupt the season just as the County Championship had started to take shape and build some momentum?By Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogI review theatre elsewhere and, inevitably, the worlds of cricket and stage occasionally overlap. To succe…

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One-Day Cup: Hampshire pick up second win in two matches with victory against Surrey

Hampshire’s Rilee Rossouw hits 90 off 68 balls against Surrey to help his side to a second One-Day Cup win in two games.

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Jos Buttler will trust instincts in ‘luxury role’ for England against Pakistan

• 27-year-old accepts that his Test return will divide opinion• Buttler will stop ‘trying to be something I’m not’ in first TestJos Buttler has admitted he is a luxury in England’s re-fitted Test team and that his return will divide opinion. But as the…

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One-Day Cup: Gloucestershire in successful chase at home to Essex

Gareth Roderick’s unbeaten 87 helps Gloucestershire successfully chase down Essex’s 287-7 to win their One-Day Cup game.

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One-Day Cup: Northants beat Nottinghamshire by 49 runs

One-Day Cup holders Notts Outlaws suffer their first white-ball defeat of 2018 as they are beaten by Northamptonshire.

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One-Day Cup: Hildreth best earns Somerset win over Glamorgan

James Hildreth hits a career-best 159 as Somerset beat Glamorgan by 83 runs to earn their second One-Day Cup win.

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One-Day Cup: Jeetan Patel stars as Bears beat Yorkshire at Headingley

Warwickshire skipper Jeetan Patel takes four wickets as the Bears beat Yorkshire in the One-Day Cup at Headingley.

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One-Day Cup: Paul Stirling leads Middlesex to win over Kent

Paul Stirling hits a century as Middlesex beat Kent by 70 runs to register their first One-Day Cup win of 2018.

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One-Day Cup: Alex Davies hits first one-day century as Lancashire hammer Durham

Alex Davies hits his first one-day century as Lancashire beat Durham by 192 runs in Manchester.

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Dom Bess is fresh-faced but will not be wide-eyed in first Test for England

Bess is set to make his Test debut against Pakistan at Lord’s but his old mentors insist the 20-year-old will ‘just get on with it’The rise of Dom Bess has been staggeringly swift. On Thursday, if the sun keeps shining, he will, at the age of 20, becom…

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One-Day Cup: Gareth Berg stars as Hampshire beat Sussex

A quick-fire 65 from all-rounder Gareth Berg hands Hampshire a dramatic two-wicket win against Sussex in the One-Day Cup.

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One-Day Cup: Worcestershire beat Derbyshire in opening game

Worcestershire begin their One-Day Cup campaign with a 50-run victory over Derbyshire at New Road.

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