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Adams relishing top-flight reunion with Moores

Chris Adams is looking forward to crossing swords again with his former Sussex team-mate and coach Peter Moores, having masterminded Surrey’s return to the County Championship top flight. While Adams was guiding the Lions to Clydesdale Bank 40 success against … Continue reading

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Adams reveals backroom secret of Surrey’s success

Cricket analyst Pete Scott has emerged as one of the backroom staff who made a big difference in Surrey’s dramatic surge towards Division Two promotion in the County Championship’s thrilling final weeks. Scott was asked by Chris Adams, the Surrey … Continue reading

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De Bruyn happy to have made his Surrey move

Zander de Bruyn’s close-season switch from bucolic Taunton to ‘the smoke’ of SE11 surprised Somerset and Surrey supporters alike. The West Country county, having come so close to winning the County Championship in 2010 while pressing for one-day honours for … Continue reading

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Every point vital in strong southern group: Adams

Chris Adams was left as frustrated as Kevin Pietersen and an 8,000 Oval crowd when Surrey’s Friends Life t20 match against Glamorgan fell victim to a thunderstorm at the halfway mark on the evening of June 10. Surrey’s cricket manager … Continue reading

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Adams demands improved performance from Surrey

Chris Adams has left his Surrey players in no doubt about what is expected of them when they take on Leicestershire at the Kia Oval in their fourth County Championship match of the campaign. Heavy defeat to arch-rivals Middlesex at … Continue reading

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Brown so happy to escape spiral of despair

Despite suffering a first-ball duck in the opening minutes of the new County Championship season, there is no cricketer looking forward to the English summer of 2011 as much as Michael Brown. Everyone involved in the domestic game was also … Continue reading

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Hamilton-Brown: Middx and Essex the teams to beat

Middlesex and Essex will provide rejuvenated Surrey with the stiffest opposition to their ambition of winning County Championship promotion in 2011, according to the Brown Caps’ captain Rory Hamilton-Brown. Now 23, Surrey’s youngest captain believes the experience of being thrown … Continue reading

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Mystery spinner still high on Surrey wish list

Surrey’s cricket manager Chris Adams admits that signing a mystery spinner has once again proved to be his winter nemesis, but otherwise he is more than happy with the close-season business conducted in SE11. The wage bill has been pruned … Continue reading

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Yardy’s “bravery” saluted by Adams

Former Sussex captain Chris Adams has praised Mike Yardy’s “bravery” after his successor flew home from the World Cup to battle depression. Adams led Sussex for ten years before handing over the captaincy to Yardy in 2009 and believes he will … Continue reading

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Ramprakash will not rush rehabilitation

  Mark Ramprakash’s decision to extend his remarkable Surrey career until he is 43 is based on the belief that the next couple of years will be very exciting ones at the Kia Oval. The former England batsman, who is … Continue reading

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