Tag Archives: Jos Buttler

John Emburey: Fear factor banished from county game

I’m not sure if the 2011 domestic season will go down in the annals as one of the really vintage years, but it was certainly a fascinating summer and in one significant way I think it provided real evidence that an … Continue reading

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CB40 Final live: Somerset saved by Buttler, Lord’s

Twenty-one-year-old plays vital innings to post competitive total Lord’s: Somerset 214 all out off 39.2 overs (Buttler 86; Dernbach 4-30) v Surrey So much for the idea that players need rest and detailed preparation for a big game. The two … Continue reading

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Young Somerset trio a tribute to Breakwell and King’s

Former Somerset spinner Dennis Breakwell is a key man behind the emergence of Jos Buttler, Alex Barrow and Craig Meschede as first team players at Taunton. The popular ex-player is now a coach at King’s College, Taunton, where Buttler, Barrow … Continue reading

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Somerset to promote Academy graduates

Somerset are determined to give their Academy products a chance to shine in the first team next season after allowing Zander de Bruyn to move to Surrey. The departure of the experienced South African looks certain to mean regular LV=County … Continue reading

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Buttler lands three-year deal

Jos Buttler has signed a new Somerset contract tying him to the club until the end of the 2013 season. The 20-year-old established himself this summer as one of the top young batting prospects in the country, scoring his maiden … Continue reading

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