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Brave Pyrah left to reflect on life’s ups and downs

While helping to look after his new twin daughters, Richard Pyrah will have plenty of time to reflect on life’s highs and lows during the next few weeks. The Yorkshire all-rounder missed the county’s pre-season trip to Barbados in order … Continue reading

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New signings have revitalised Kent: Geraint Jones

Kent’s former England wicketkeeper Geraint Jones is delighted by the club’s close-season acquisitions and believes the new-look side have a real chance of being a competitive force in the LV= County Championship second division. Jones, who warmed up for the … Continue reading

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Shreck looking to put in the hard yards at Kent

Kent’s winter signing Charlie Shreck is looking forward to putting in the hard yards for his new county after deciding against a Nottinghamshire benefit or opting to gently wind down his career at Trent Bridge. The 34-year-old Cornish-born fast bowler is … Continue reading

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Walters hits form for Glamorgan at Canterbury

A fine century by former Surrey captain Stewart Walters proved the principle difference between the two sides as visitors Glamorgan clinched a narrow seven-run win over Kent in the first of two pre-season friendlies at Canterbury. Australia-born Walters featured in … Continue reading

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Davies earns himself a new start after Kent trial

Mark Davies, the Durham and England Lions seamer, has signed a contract to join Kent after impressing on a short trial with the club. Davies, 31, has been released by Durham after ten seasons with his native county in a career … Continue reading

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Shreck and Powell make early impression for Kent

Winter recruits Charlie Shreck and Michael Powell impressed on their joint Kent debuts, but were unable to prevent their new county from slipping to a 21-run defeat in a pre-season friendly against Middlesex at Beckenham. Batting first on the notoriously … Continue reading

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Nash signing a good one for Kent, says Radford

Kent’s new overseas signing, the former West Indies batsman Brendan Nash, has received a seal of approval from former county batsman and one-time Middlesex coach Toby Radford. Radford, 40, who masterminded Middlesex Panthers’ Twenty20 Cup success in 2008 and was … Continue reading

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Adams makes early statement at Kent with Nash signing

The influence of new head coach Jimmy Adams is being strongly felt at Canterbury even before a ball is bowled in the 2012 campaign. The signing of Brendan Nash as Kent’s overseas player for the entire summer is an early … Continue reading

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Kent sign Brendan Nash as new overseas player

West Indies batsman Brendan Nash has signed for Kent and will be available as an overseas player for the whole of the 2012 season. Nash, 34, who has played 21 Tests and nine one-day internationals and is currently representing Jamaica … Continue reading

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Newman confirms loan spell move to Kent

Scott Newman, the Middlesex and former Surrey batsman, has agreed to join Kent on a two-month loan spell in April and May. The 32-year-old left-hander has been one of the more mercurial talents in the county game, despite a solid-looking … Continue reading

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