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Ramprakash supports PCA racism awareness campaign

The Professional Cricketers’ Association has revamped its Racism Awareness Campaign to ensure that cricket’s image is not tarnished by some of the high profile cases that have blighted football recently. Liverpool’s Luis Suarez was recently ban for eight matches by … Continue reading

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Russell Grant: An astrologer and avid cricket follower

“I love Tuffers.” Russell Grant tells Robin Hutchison his passion for cricket and his love for Middlesex in January’s issue of The Cricketer. Subscribe here.

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Tufnell the batsman’s finest hour: Andrew Hignell

The remarkable events on the second day of the opening Test between South Africa and Australia at Cape Town and, in particular, Nathan Lyon’s achievement in top-scoring with 14 in Australia’s meagre second innings total of 47 resulted in cricket … Continue reading

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Mark Ramprakash: Lord’s final is big moment for Surrey

It is an exciting end of the season for everyone at Surrey, and after what the club has been through during the past six or seven years it is very nice to be able to write those words.   Surrey’s … Continue reading

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Ramprakash joins a select band: Andrew Hignell

It’s one of the questions you often get in pub quizzes – “list the ten ways you can be given out in cricket”. Most armchair supporters can get to six quite quickly, but the other four more obscure modes of dismissals … Continue reading

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Saxelby says Ramprakash dismissal was ‘right call’

Ian Saxelby has no doubts that umpires Nigel Llong and George Sharp made the correct call in deciding Mark Ramprakash was out in extraordinary fashion during in an exciting climax to Gloucestershire’s LV=County Championship match with Surrey at Cheltenham. The … Continue reading

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Mark Ramprakash: Crazy scheduling a threat to Test standards

I hope people do not think I am over-egging this, but I am afraid cricket’s authorities in this country are aiding and abetting the demise of Test match cricket by their continued insistence that we should play County Championship and … Continue reading

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De Bruyn happy to have made his Surrey move

Zander de Bruyn’s close-season switch from bucolic Taunton to ‘the smoke’ of SE11 surprised Somerset and Surrey supporters alike. The West Country county, having come so close to winning the County Championship in 2010 while pressing for one-day honours for … Continue reading

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Mark Ramprakash: Surrey revival firmly on track

It has been a very satisfying start to the summer for me personally, having managed to score some runs to help Surrey to victory against Leicestershire in a comeback match that arrived earlier than I had anticipated when I had … Continue reading

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Hamilton-Brown revels in demonstration of Surrey power

Rory Hamilton-Brown is the proudest as well as the youngest county captain in the land after leading Surrey to the thumping County Championship victory against Leicestershire which he believes has revealed the real power in his new-look side. Surrey were … Continue reading

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