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Metters rewarded by Warwickshire with two-year deal

  Warwickshire have rewarded slow left-armer Chris Metters with a new two-year contract. The 21-year-old Devonian played last season on a summer contract but made such a favourable impression in his first season of county cricket that the club has … Continue reading

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Holmes, the ‘English Murali’, released by Warwickshire

Warwickshire have released off-spinner Maurice Holmes whose controversial bowling action was under scrutiny for most of the second half of the season. The 21-year-old Loughborough University student was suspended from bowling in all competitive cricket after he was tested by … Continue reading

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Metters makes big first impression on Giles

Warwickshire’s rookie spinner Chris Metters has acquired the ‘Ice Man’ tag once held at Edgbaston by Neil Smith. Metters, a winter recruit from Devon, celebrated his first senior appearance by taking six for 65 against Worcestershire at Edgbaston, the best … Continue reading

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Yorks beaten twice by in-form Warwicks

Warwickshire made it four wins out of four on their pre-season tour of Barbados by beating Yorkshire by 34 runs in a 40-over contest at the Banks Cricket Club. Having beaten Yorkshire in the semi-final of the Barbabos T20 Cup … Continue reading

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Rookie spin pair in Warwicks tour squad

Warwickshire have included rookie spinners Maurice Holmes and Chris Metters in their squad for their pre-season tour of Barbados from March 15 to 30. Off-spinner Holmes, who bowls with a Muttiah Muralitharan-esque action, and former Devon slow left-armer Metters were … Continue reading

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