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New contract extends Middlebrook’s Northants career

Northamptonshire off-spinner James Middlebrook has signed a new two-year contract which will keep him at Wantage Road until the end of 2013. The 34-year-old Yorkshireman faced an uncertain future in first-class cricket when he was released by Essex two years … Continue reading

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Middlebrook enjoying personal role in Northants success

James Middlebrook has emerged as one of the unheralded stars of Northamptonshire’s early-season surge to the top of the LV= County Championship second division. An innings victory against Gloucestershire was Northants’ third win of the season in the competition and … Continue reading

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More runs for Cook in the Caribbean

England opener Alastair Cook helped himself to another half-century as Essex and Warwickshire played out a predictable draw in a two-day pre-season fixture at the Windward Club in Barbados. Cook, who has been in good form since arriving in the … Continue reading

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