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Black Caps do England a favour: Peter Baxter

Peter Baxter’s latest podcast from Australia; it’s the end of the season Down Under – so who won the silverware? plus Ned Flanders celebrate!… Listen now! For more podcasts see here For more podcasts from Peter Baxter, see here

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Twenty20 demands keep Collingwood away from Durham

Durham are resigned to seeing no more of Paul Collingwood next season than they did last as he chases the big bucks of Twenty20 cricket. When Collingwood signed a new three-year contract with the club last summer, following his retirement … 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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Dravid the class act, Schofield’s record: Richard Gibson

Test series against Australia tend to provoke thoughts of conflict – recall England’s pre-2009 Ashes bonding trip when they paid their respects to those felled at Ypres – although the erudite Rahul Dravid provided perspective on such sporting analogies when … Continue reading

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Aussie heroes and the Big Bash: Peter Baxter

PODCAST: Peter Baxter is back ‘down under’ for some of the winter and continues his ‘Letters from Australia’ series [and includes updates on the progress of the Ned Flanders XI]. Peter Baxter discusses Australia’s recent international lows and highs and … Continue reading

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Richard Gibson: Dalrymple, Kevin O’Brien and Ryan Tendo

The business world is set to claim another early retirement with former England one-day player Jamie Dalrymple expected to concentrate on a career in the city following his split with Glamorgan earlier this winter. Dalrymple, who featured for England at … Continue reading

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Rashid enjoying his winter of content

Adil Rashid has had plenty to celebrate recently, helping South Australia to their first trophy for 15 years before flying to the West Indies just in time for his 23rd birthday. On his arrival in the Caribbean he went straight … Continue reading

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Cross-sport venturing, Bigger Bash and Yorkshire bred

Middlesex’s increased emphasis on fitness this winter has seen their entire first-team squad put through a gruelling schedule devised by local mixed martial arts devotee Giorgio Andrews. MMA – or cagefighting as it is more popularly known – is having … Continue reading

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