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Trescothick moved by response to radio discussion on depression in sport

Marcus Trescothick has been touched by the response to a radio programme he appeared on with former England captain Michael Vaughan last week. The programme discussed depression in sport, but provoked a massive reaction by email, text and tweets from … Continue reading

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Trescothick ready to launch £1 million Lord’s hit bid

Marcus Trescothick is on the point of unleashing his new short-bladed bat in the Friends Life t20 tournament with the prospect of scooping a £1 million jackpot at the end of the season. That is how much the Somerset captain … Continue reading

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Trescothick ‘bewildered’ by crushing defeat

Marcus Trescothick admits to being bewildered by Somerset’s dreadful start to the season and is demanding a lot of hard work before the second County Championship fixture against Lancashire at Liverpool. The favourites for the title were humiliated on their … Continue reading

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Marcus Trescothick: There is only one way to lose chokers’ tag

Somerset are not chokers. But I accept that until the current team puts some silverware on the shelf at Taunton that is how we are going to be perceived within the domestic game. We have finished runners-up in five competitions … Continue reading

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Richard Gibson: A tale of two foreigners and a mongoose

Let me tell you a story about two foreign cricketers wanting to play domestically in England this summer as locals. One was cleared, the other was not. The first is a former New Zealand Test bowler whose wife is British and is … Continue reading

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Trescothick ton as Worcs beaten again

Worcestershire suffered a second defeat at the hands of Somerset in three days in their build-up to the new season. A defeat in a two-day match at Taunton was followed by a seven-wicket reverse in a 40-over contest at New … Continue reading

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Flower-Strauss partnership playing long game

England have a marvellous opportunity to establish themselves as the top Test match country in the world following their outstanding Ashes success. But what I would like to see most is for us to be in the top three for … Continue reading

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Strauss and team need to stay calm

Stay calm and keep things in perspective. That’s my message to England as Andrew Strauss’s team prepare to put events at Perth behind them and re-establish superiority in an Ashes series now very much alive. Not only would I name … Continue reading

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England must grind Aussies into the dust

Going into the Ashes battles my prediction was for a 2-1 England series win. Nothing that has happened since has dampened that optimism and the action so far has simply confirmed that we have the stronger and much more settled … Continue reading

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Pietersen needs to set new goals

Leave the batting alone and concentrate on picking the right extra seamer. That would be my policy if I were an England selector ahead of the Ashes series. While there has been a lot of focus on our batting collapses … Continue reading

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