Kent all-rounder Will Gidman extends his contract with the Division Two club.
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Starting with their leaders, Australia and England look like teams that have realised they’re better suited to another wayThey look like a couple of nice boys. Wheatfield hair, slightly awkward smiles. Helpful at charity days, polite at press conferenc…
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Essex appoint assistant coach and ex-Yorkshire and England all-rounder Anthony McGrath as their new head coach.
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Three decades have passed since England’s last win in Brisbane, and its unique hostility will provide an Ashes baptism of fire for Joe Root’s teamAs England’s plane touched down in Brisbane on Sunday the Australia coach, Darren Lehmann, said: “We love …
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Sussex appoint ex-Australia bowler Jason Gillespie, who coached Yorkshire to two Championship titles, as their new head coach.
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• Jake Ball expected to be fit to play in Brisbane after recovering from injury• Malan looking forward to Ashes debut against hosts’ pace trioEngland were served the briefest injury scare on their day off as Stuart Broad was struck on the lower back by…
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England Ashes debutants are rare at Brisbane but they have tended to prosper and Joe Root’s side will be lifted by Australia’s unusually cagey selectionsTo say that Brisbane has not been a happy hunting ground for England cricketers is an understatemen…
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In an extract from his exclusive Wisden Cricket Monthly interview, Steve Smith talks about his journey from chilled Bondi surfie to the Australia captaincy and his hopes of one day joining the greatsWhen England ram-raided the Australians in 2010-11, i…
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The former South Africa coach Russell Domingo reveals the plans behind his side’s series victory in Australia without AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn a year agoHow to win in Australia? It is the pre-Ashes question that prompts past English triumphs to be…
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• Day four: CA XI 250 & 364-4; England 515. Match drawn• Tourists largely listless in plan and execution on final dayEngland’s final day in the field before they enter the Gabbatoir on Thursday could barely have been more chastening. They arrived n…
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• Medical staff praised after bowler recovered from strained ankle ligaments• Craig Overton was hoping for Test debut against Australia at the GabbaJake Ball has belatedly entered England’s selection shake-up for the opening Test in Brisbane next week …
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Selectors recall player who has not played Test cricket since 2010 Cameron Bancroft and Shaun Marsh also included for first two TestsAustralia’s selectors have confirmed the remarkable, radical overhaul of their side for the first two Ashes Tests with …
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• Paine has not played Test cricket since 2010; last first-class ton 11 years ago • Stuart MacGill calls Australia selectors ‘morons masquerading as mentors’Surprise and anger from former Australia players and fans greeted reports that Tim Paine was to…
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• Day two: Cricket Australia XI 250; England 337-3 • Cook (70), Root (62*) and Malan (57*) find form in first Test warm-upHaving taken the catch that ended Cricket Australia’s XI innings, a sharp one above his head at short leg, Mark Stoneman turned an…
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Bowling consultant, the New Zealander Shane Bond, says England ‘play the game differently to what we do in this part of the world’ but the Ashes squad are sticking to his plan in their warm-up in AustraliaEngland have selected three seamers for their w…
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Shiv Thakor, who plays for Derbyshire, has been convicted of two sexual exposure charges.
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