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O’Brien set to extend Gloucestershire contract

Kevin O’Brien looks certain to be invited to extend his stay at Gloucestershire beyond the end of this season following his amazing exploits at Uxbridge on June 26. The Ireland all-rounder smashed 119 off 52 balls, with 11 sixes and … Continue reading

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Uxbridge assault, the records: Andrew Hignell

Twenty20 records were shattered at Uxbridge on Sunday June 26 when both Hamish Marshall and Kevin O’Brien struck hundreds for Gloucestershire against Middlesex in the Friends Life t20, as the visitors posted a mammoth total of 254 for 3. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Bracewell hails signing of Ireland’s “lion-slayer”

Gloucestershire have signed Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien for the remainder of the season. The 27-year-old, who leapt to fame with his sensational match-winning century against England in the World Cup, will join the squad later this week and it is … Continue reading

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Richard Gibson: Dalrymple, Kevin O’Brien and Ryan Tendo

The business world is set to claim another early retirement with former England one-day player Jamie Dalrymple expected to concentrate on a career in the city following his split with Glamorgan earlier this winter. Dalrymple, who featured for England at … Continue reading

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Leicestershire join O’Brien county suitors

Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien, whose fastest century in World Cup history flattened England, has emerged as a possible target for Leicestershire. The Irishman’s agent is known to have e-mailed several counties on the evening of the game, on March 2, … Continue reading

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