Category Archives: Luke Wright

Sussex ponder next move after Wright’s IPL call-up

Sussex cricket manager Mark Robinson will intensify his search for an overseas player after losing Luke Wright for the early stages of the new season. England one-day all-rounder Wright has confirmed on his Twitter account that he is to become … Continue reading

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New contract means Wright will see out career at Hove

All-rounder Luke Wright looks set to play for Sussex for the rest of his career after agreeing a new contract at Hove. Wright will have been with the county for 12 years when his new deal runs out at the … Continue reading

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Wright demands attention with record Big Bash hundred

Luke Wright admitted he was more pleased for his Melbourne Stars’ team-mates than any personal achievement after smashing a new record score in Australia’s t20 Big Bash tournament. The Sussex all-rounder, who is fully fit again after knee trouble wrecked … Continue reading

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Sussex in tug-of-war with England over Wright

Sussex are hoping common sense will prevail and they can play all-rounder Luke Wright in their floodlit Friends Life t20 game against Glamorgan Dragons in Cardiff on Thursday June 23. Wright is due to link up with the England squad … Continue reading

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England’s surprise batting order: Lawrence Booth

A kind of delirium appears to have descended on England. Like the sole survivor of a plane crash, they may just be beginning to believe in their own invulnerability – which, in the absence of a discernible strategy and with … Continue reading

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John Emburey: Serious examination needed

John Emburey, England’s leading spinner through the 1980s, tells England how it is following this year’s World Cup performance. Even if England manage to beat the West Indies in their final group match I cannot see them progressing beyond the … Continue reading

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World Cup: Eoin Morgan must open

David Currie, TWC‘s latest recruit, argues the case for an Irish opener If Michael Vaughan can put Swann forward as Kevin Pietersen’s replacement at the top of the order then England’s most dynamic and destructive batsman should be in the … Continue reading

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‘Job share’ overseas slot on Sussex agenda

Sussex coach Mark Robinson admits he is considering a “job share” for the role of overseas player in the coming season. Like most counties hunting for overseas replacements, Sussex are waiting until after the Indian Premier League auction on January … Continue reading

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Sussex seek star signing for 2011

Coach Mark Robinson says Sussex are in the market for one more “very good player” as they prepare for their return to the top flight in the County Championship. The second division winners have already recruited seam bowler Amjad Khan … Continue reading

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The Alternative Cricket Dictionary – Letter W

A / B / C / D / E / F / G / H / I / J / K / L / M / N / O / P / Q / R / S / T / … Continue reading

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