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Wallace promises Glamorgan improvement

New Glamorgan skipper Mark Wallace believes the county’s extra fitness and increased mental strength could deliver some long-awaited success this summer The last time Glamorgan lifted silverware was the one-day league back in 2004. But Wallace, who has taken over … Continue reading

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Newell: Morgan proposals not in best interests of the game

Nottinghamshire’s Mick Newell believes proposals to alter the structure of the County Championship are being driven by commercial considerations. The David Morgan review into the future structure of domestic cricket has recommended that teams play 14 four-day games in future seasons … Continue reading

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County coaches rebel against ECB fixture list plans

County coaches are opposed to plans in the Morgan Report to reduce the number of County Championship matches to 14 per team. It is expected that the coaches will tell the ECB at a meeting at Lord’s on February 7 … Continue reading

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Players’ union urge ECB to ignore Morgan Report proposals

The Professional Cricketers’ Association have told the England and Wales Cricket Board that players prefer the county schedule that has been introduced for the forthcoming season to the format proposed in the Morgan Report. The report, compiled by former ECB … Continue reading

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Rhodes tells ECB to reject 14-game County Championship

Worcestershire’s director of cricket Steve Rhodes has made an impassioned plea for the England and Wales Cricket Board to reject the recommendations in the Morgan Report to reduce the County Championship to a 14 match per-side programme. The ECB board … Continue reading

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CMJ: Well-being of cricket should be Morgan’s priority

One should always be prepared to offer an alternative when criticising cricket administrators who invariably have the game’s best interests at heart but all too often give way to mis-placed priorities. This, therefore, is what I suggested to David Morgan when … Continue reading

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County Cricket loses appeal: Alan Tyers

By Alan Tyers at Marylebone Crown Court Serial offender County Cricket was once again back in the dock today as a court heard a plea to have its sentence of 16 games a season reduced to 14. Judge Lord Chief … Continue reading

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Hilliard tells Morgan: let all counties make title bid

Essex chairman Nigel Hilliard would like to see the introduction of a system in which all 18 counties have the opportunity to win the County Championship title. “At present, there are nine counties each year that are never going to have … Continue reading

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