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Sehwag the TV star, Nannes to the Oval: Richard Gibson

Indian superstar Virender Sehwag is among those to have agreed deals to participate in forthcoming television show Titans of Cricket. Sehwag is joined by a Pakistan team led by non-playing captain Wasim Akram and also comprising Abdul Razzaq, Shahid Afridi, … Continue reading

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Richard Gibson: Jimmy’s comic turn, Petersen’s tweets

James Anderson’s straight man role in Graeme Swann’s Ashes video diaries has led to him being invited to appear as a guest on BBC comedy game show Shooting Stars. The dry-witted Lancastrian features on the May 10 episode of the … Continue reading

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CMJ: Bangladesh win is good for cricket

Although, naturally, I would like to see England do well in this World Cup, it gladdened the heart to see how hard Bangladesh fought to win the victory against Andrew Strauss’s team which keeps alive their own hopes of reaching … Continue reading

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England must stick with James Anderson

Twenty-eight overs, one maiden, two wickets for 212 runs. A wicket for every 106 runs conceded, or every 86 balls bowled, and 7.57 runs leaked for every over bowled. Jimmy Anderson’s World Cup figures after three matches. If he bowled … Continue reading

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England coaches should also take a bow

Ijaz Butt’s latest statement claims that England are guilty of match fixing. If by that he means that they deliberately won the final NatWest one-day international at the Rose Bowl, he is right. It was a superb, gritty performance that … Continue reading

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