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Too many subs spoil the broth, says Cook

Durham coach Geoff Cook has called for the ECB to look again at the regulations surrounding replacement players in county matches. Cook had voiced his concerns even before Keith Barker’s first involvement for Warwickshire against Durham was to score his … Continue reading

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Double standards if Onions cannot play: Harmison

As they wait to see whether they can reunite Steve Harmison and Graham Onions for back-to-back games against County Championship top three rivals in the next ten days, Durham are at least confident they will reap the dividends of Harmison’s … Continue reading

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Miller to be Durham’s sole overseas signing

Durham will restrict their overseas signings for this season to the little-known South African David Miller, who will join them for the duration of the Friends Provident t20. The county are also confident that Paul Collingwood will be fit to join … Continue reading

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Onions comeback progressing well

Durham and England paceman Graham Onions has come safely through his first week of bowling following back surgery and is on course to start the season. After being given the all clear following his recent scans, Onions has  turned his … Continue reading

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Hussey success no surprise in Durham

When Durham held a press briefing in early November to announce next season’s captaincy plans, the Ashes cropped up in conversation. Head coach Geoff Cook, ever the optimist, questioned how many Australians would get into the England team. Dale Benkenstein, … Continue reading

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Durham take Brathwaite pace option

Durham have released 6ft 7in seamer Luke Evans and have confirmed that West Indian paceman Ruel Brathwaite will fill the vacancy. Brathwaite, the 25-year-old Loughborough and Cambridge graduate, was an emergency registration for Durham at the end of last season … Continue reading

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