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Marcus Trescothick: England batsmen must learn from Younis

England’s batsmen would do well to carefully study film of Younis Khan’s 127 in the final Test against Pakistan as part of their preparations for the next series in Sri Lanka. We need to be more positive against the spinners … Continue reading

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Marcus Trescothick: No excuse for not being battle-ready

England have had four months off without any serious Test cricket. And that more than anything was responsible for their poor showing against Pakistan in Dubai. You need that competitive edge at the highest level and, while you can gain … Continue reading

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Sehwag ready to be a Titan of cricket: Richard Gibson

Virender Sehwag and Steve Harmison are expected to participate in the Titans of Cricket roadshows next week despite both ending the 2011 English season sidelined. Sehwag’s recent visit to the UK was fleeting – his arrival was delayed until the … Continue reading

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Marcus Trescothick: Somerset inquest will be frank affair

Yet again I have found myself facing questions about Somerset’s inability to lose the tag of ‘nearly-men’ over the past few days and I only wish I had a some answers. Last weekend’s Clydesdale Bank 40 final defeat by Surrey … Continue reading

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Trescothick named FTI MVP player of the year

A season of mixed emotions for Marcus Trescothick has finished on a personal high after he was named the FTI MVP player of the year. The Somerset captain has skippered his side to five successive one-day finals only to see … Continue reading

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Soul-searching next for Somerset flops: Brian Rose

Brian Rose says there needs to be some “soul-searching” at Somerset as the club look to the future following their latest flop in a major final. The club’s director of cricket was incensed that the top order batsmen had failed … Continue reading

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Twenty20 semi-final not about revenge: Trescothick

Marcus Trescothick insists that revenge will be the last thing on his mind when Somerset face Hampshire in the second semi-final of Friends Life t20 Finals Day at Edgbaston on Saturday August 27. The game is a repeat of last … Continue reading

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Marcus Trescothick: England today much better than 2005 team

Much as it thrilled me to be part of a fantastic England team who won the Ashes in 2005, I have to say that the current side is better in most departments. The batting unit is stronger because of the experience … Continue reading

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Marcus Trescothick: KP and Trott must swap one-day positions

Kevin Pietersen must bat at three in England’s one-day line-up when we take on India in a potentially thrilling series of 50-over games in September. Jonathan Trott showed just how good he is at knocking the ball around in the … Continue reading

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Trescothick: Strauss decision “makes perfect sense”

Marcus Trescothick has welcomed the decision to let Andrew Strauss to play as a guest for Somerset in their three-day match against India at Taunton, starting on July 15. The England captain will switch counties from Middlesex for a one-off … Continue reading

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