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Gillespie’s search, Bumble’s presidency: Richard Gibson

Yorkshire are looking to add a Kolpak recruit to their 2012 squad in a further move away from the commitment shown to homegrown players last season. It is understood that director of cricket Martyn Moxon and new coach Jason Gillespie … Continue reading

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Chopra signs on again, Brown makes Hall of Fame

Warwickshire batsman Varun Chopra has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Edgbaston until the end of the 2014 season. The 24-year-old former England Under-19 captain has just completed a successful second season with Warwickshire following his move from … Continue reading

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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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Brown dedicates Warwicks’ Second XI title to Abberley

Warwickshire have dedicated their success in winning the Second XI Championship for the first time in 15 years to the late Neal Abberley. Abberley, who died last month from a lung condition aged 67, was in charge when Warwickshire last … Continue reading

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Brown haul denies Holmes chance to bowl

Warwickshire off-spinner Maurice Holmes was denied the chance to bowl on his return to action by the efforts of the county’s Second XI coach Dougie Brown. Holmes, 21, was suspended from all county first and second team cricket by the … Continue reading

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Warwickshire give their support to Holmes

Warwickshire have given their backing to rookie off-spinner Maurice Holmes whose unusual  bowling action is again under scrutiny by the England and Wales Cricket Board. Holmes, known as the ‘English Murali’, will be tested by an independent analyst after twice … Continue reading

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