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Frustrated Willoughby forced to sit out opening match

As county cricketers look forward with eager anticipation to the start of a new County Championship campaign, Essex left-arm fast bowler Charl Willoughby will be forced to view all the initial action from the players’ balcony. The 37-year-old who made … Continue reading

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Petersen signing a major boost to Essex, says Grayson

Essex head coach Paul Grayson is looking forward to working with Alviro Petersen, the South Africa Test opening batsman who has joined the county as an overseas player for the opening weeks of the 2012 season. “We are delighted to … Continue reading

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Henriques becomes Glamorgan’s latest Australian target

  Glamorgan are looking to recruit Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques as short-term cover for countryman Marcus North. North has signed for Glamorgan as the overseas player for the next two summers, but the Australia batsman will miss at least the … Continue reading

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North’s happy news is blow to Glamorgan’s season start

Glamorgan’s preparations for the 2012 season have suffered a double blow. Hot on the heels of the news that Alviro Petersen will not return to Cardiff as a Kolpak signing comes the revelation that overseas batsman Marcus North will miss … Continue reading

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Petersen interests Essex as overseas player option

Confirmation that Alviro Petersen will not be returning to Glamorgan, having been released from his status as a Kolpak player, could see Essex enter the market for his services. They are seeking to draft in a leading overseas batsman to … Continue reading

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Glamorgan confirm Petersen release from Kolpak deal

Glamorgan have confirmed that last season’s captain Alviro Petersen will not be returning to Cardiff as a Kolpak recruit in 2012. The county had hoped to re-sign Petersen after his 2,000-run contribution in all competitions last season. They have employed … Continue reading

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Test call-up for Petersen snags Glamorgan plans

Glamorgan’s plans of re-signing Alviro Petersen as a Kolpak player have suffered a serious setback. The Welsh county had hoped to recruit last season’s captain again for next summer but Petersen has been recalled for the first match of a three-Test … Continue reading

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Petersen lines up Glamorgan return as Kolpak signing

Alviro Petersen, last season’s Glamorgan captain, could be returning to the Swalec Stadium as a Kolpak signing in 2012. There had been indications during the summer that both the county and the player wanted to continue their allegiance, but that … Continue reading

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Glamorgan ponder identity of Petersen’s successor

Glamorgan are getting ready to decide who will take over as captain at the end of the season from out-going skipper Alviro Petersen. Earlier in the summer it looked as if it was set to be a straight choice between … Continue reading

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Promotion now beyond Glamorgan, concedes Petersen

Alviro Petersen has admitted Glamorgan’s hopes of promotion out of Division Two of the LV County Championship are over for yet another season. The Welsh county’s captain knows that last week’s draw against Essex has left Glamorgan with probably too … Continue reading

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