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Barwell to succeed Rouse as Edgbaston head groundsman

Warwickshire have appointed Gary Barwell, current assistant groundsman at Trent Bridge, as their new head groundsman. Barwell, 39, will succeed the long-serving Steve Rouse, who is to retire after 17 years in charge of Edgbaston’s pitches at the end of … Continue reading

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Medical advice forces Botha into retirement

Warwickshire slow left-armer Ant Botha has been forced to retire from county cricket because of a persistent elbow injury. The 34-year-old English-qualified South African underwent elbow surgery last winter and suffered a recurrence of the injury recently forcing him to … Continue reading

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Warwickshire consider permanent Abberley memorial

Warwickshire are considering a permanent memorial to Neal Abberley, their long serving batting coach and former opening batsman, who died last week from a lung condition. Abberley’s funeral will take place in Knowle near Solihull on August 22 but there … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, day four, close

“Stand up if you’re No.1, stand up if you’re No.1″ Close: Third Test, day four, Edgbaston Match score: India 244 (MS Dhoni 74*; JM Anderson 4-85) and 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 710-7 dec … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, day four, lunch

Anderson swings in some final nails Lunch: Third Test, day four, Edgbaston Match score: India 116-6 (MS Dhoni 9*, A Mishra 16*; JM Anderson 4-35) and 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 710-7 dec (AN … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, third day, close

Sehwag falls first ball, Cook falls 545th Close: Third Test, day three, Edgbaston Match score: India 35-1 (G Gambhir 14*, R Dravid 18*) and 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 710-7 dec (AN Cook 294, … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, day three, tea

Morgan ton, Cook still there, at last some wickets Tea: Third Test, day three, Edgbaston Match score: India 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 646-6 (AN Cook 266*, TT Bresnan 19*, EO Morgan 104, AJ … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, day three, morning

Cook’s double – and he’s not done Lunch: Third Test, day three, Edgbaston Match score: India 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 503-3 (AN Cook 206*, EO Morgan 66*, AJ Strauss 87, KP Pietersen 63) … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: third Test, Edgbaston, day two, close

Cook continues to make a big daddy; India buried Close: Third Test, day two, Edgbaston Match score: India 224 (MS Dhoni 77; SCJ Broad 4-53, TT Bresnan 4-62); England 456-3 (AN Cook 182*, EO Morgan 44*, AJ Strauss 87, KP … Continue reading

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New £32 million Edgbaston pavilion ‘a risk worth taking’: Povey

Warwickshire chief executive Colin Povey believes that the new £32 million pavilion at Edgbaston will help to beat off competition from other provincial Test venues for major international matches. The pavilion, which took four years from conception to completion, has … Continue reading

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