Tag Archives: Glamorgan

Groin injury worry for Harris as he misses Lions tour

Glamorgan are hoping seam bowler James Harris will be fit for the start of the county season after the 21-year-old missed out on the England Lions tour of Bangladesh next month. Harris has sustained a recurrence of a groin injury … Continue reading

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Cardiff pitches set to quicken up in coming years

The days of Cardiff wickets being renowned as slow and low could be history after a move to quicken up pitches at the Swalec Stadium. The new playing surfaces should be ready in time for England’s one-day international against South … Continue reading

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Test call-up for Petersen snags Glamorgan plans

Glamorgan’s plans of re-signing Alviro Petersen as a Kolpak player have suffered a serious setback. The Welsh county had hoped to recruit last season’s captain again for next summer but Petersen has been recalled for the first match of a three-Test … Continue reading

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Powell moves on with a verbal swipe at Glamorgan

Former Glamorgan batsman Michael Powell has joined Kent with a farewell swipe at the Welsh county. The 34-year-old was released by Glamorgan after 15 years and has signed a two-year contract at Canterbury after being courted by three other counties. … Continue reading

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County Season Reviews 2011

A brief account of what happened during the summer of 2011 for each county, take a look… Derbyshire Durham Essex Glamorgan Gloucestershire Hampshire Kent Leicestershire Lancashire Middlesex Northamptonshire Nottinghamshire Somerset Surrey Sussex Warwickshire Worcestershire Yorkshire

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Walters signs extension to his Glamorgan contract

Stewart Walters has become the latest Glamorgan player to agree a contract extension with the Welsh county. Just days after fellow Australian-born team-mate Jim Allenby extended his stay until the end of the 2013 season, Walters has done the same. Walters, … Continue reading

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Glamorgan secure Allenby for two more years

Glamorgan vice-captain Jim Allenby has agreed a two-year contract extension which will keep him at the club until the end of the 2013 season. There is a further option for 2014 for the Australian-born all-rounder who will captain Glamorgan in … Continue reading

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Michael Powell looks set to sign for Kent

Kent look set to fill one of their top-order batting berths made vacant by the recent departures of Joe Denly and Martin van Jaarsveld by signing Glamorgan’s Michael Powell. The 34-year-old right-hander from Abergavenny, a veteran of 212 first-class games, … Continue reading

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Petersen lines up Glamorgan return as Kolpak signing

Alviro Petersen, last season’s Glamorgan captain, could be returning to the Swalec Stadium as a Kolpak signing in 2012. There had been indications during the summer that both the county and the player wanted to continue their allegiance, but that … Continue reading

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Jones completes move home with Glamorgan deal

Simon Jones, England’s 2005 Ashes hero, has returned to Wales by signing a two-year contract with Glamorgan. Injury-prone Jones is likely to figure only in one-day cricket for Glamorgan – something that happened when he joined the Welsh county on … Continue reading

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