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Patel’s popularity continues to grow at Edgbaston

Jeetan Patel’s popularity at Warwickshire continues to grow. The New Zealand off-spinner was re-signed for his third stint as overseas player after a successful spell in the middle of last season and re-introduced himself by clubbing an unbeaten 43 to … Continue reading

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Rankin out for six weeks with foot injury

Warwickshire have suffered another blow in the build-up to their County Championship opener against Somerset at Edgbaston, starting on April 12, with the news that Ireland fast bowler Boyd Rankin will miss the first six weeks of the season. Rankin, … Continue reading

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Warwickshire mourn the death of Geoff Hill

Former Warwickshire left arm spinner Geoff Hill has died aged 77 after a lengthy illness. Hill made the first of his 42 first-class appearances for the Combined Services against Warwickshire at the Mitchells and Butlers’ Ground in Edgbaston in 1957 … Continue reading

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It’s official: Warwickshire’s members are revolting!

Warwickshire’s members are revolting. Not in a smelly sense, you understand, but in opposition to the inadequate facilities they believe they have been provided with in the new £32 million pavilion at Edgbaston. Tony Cook, a long-standing Warwickshire member, tabled … Continue reading

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Warwickshire seek new commercial director

Warwickshire are seeking a new commercial director following the appointment of James McLaughlin as the new chief executive of the Birmingham-based cancer charity Cure Leukaemia. McLaughlin, already a trustee of Cure Leukaemia, will leave Edgbaston before the start of the … Continue reading

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Warwickshire profit is prelude to three testing years

Warwickshire have announced that they made an operating profit of £326,828 last year but a retained loss of £692,638 after tax credits and payments to their new catering partners were taken into consideration. The operating profit follows a loss of … Continue reading

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Warwickshire to seek more influence at Lord’s

Warwickshire are to seek greater influence in the corridors of power at the England and Wales Cricket Board offices at Lord’s. When their former batsman and chief executive Dennis Amiss steps down as deputy chairman of the ECB in the … Continue reading

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National award recognises Rouse’s Edgbaston work

Steve Rouse has bowed out as Warwickshire’s head groundsman with a prestigious national award. The former Warwickshire seamer stepped down recently after 17 years in charge at Edgbaston to be replaced by Gary Barwell, who was previously assistant to Steve … Continue reading

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Expected £300,000 Warwicks profit offset by other costs

Warwickshire are expected to announce an operating profit of £300,000 for the last financial year early in 2012. The figure represents a significant turnaround from a trading loss of more than £2 million in 2010 and can be attributed to … Continue reading

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Warwickshire to look for Champions Trophy windfall

Warwickshire are relying on a revamped Champions Trophy in 2013 to help fill part of the huge black hole that has appeared in their finances as a result of missing out on lucrative Test matches that year and in 2014. … Continue reading

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