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Briggs to flourish in Tahir’s absence: Raj Maru

Danny Briggs has been backed to succeed as Hampshire’s number one spinner by his long-term coach and mentor. The young slow left-armer impressed on his England debut last month but will begin the new season without his county ‘spin twin’ … Continue reading

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Briggs backed in duel with county teammate Afridi

Hampshire manager Giles White believes England new boy Danny Briggs would relish a duel with county teammate Shahid Afridi this month. Briggs will become Hampshire’s youngest international if he plays against Pakistan during the one-day and Twenty20 series in the … Continue reading

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John Emburey: Fear factor banished from county game

I’m not sure if the 2011 domestic season will go down in the annals as one of the really vintage years, but it was certainly a fascinating summer and in one significant way I think it provided real evidence that an … Continue reading

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Feeling is mutual as Imran Tahir says: “I’ll miss Hampshire”

Imran Tahir will miss the last two games of Hampshire’s season because of his South Africa commitments. Hampshire’s overseas player is unavailable for the last two LV County Championship matches of the season, against Lancashire at Liverpool this week and … Continue reading

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