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Why umpires are not getting younger: Andrew Hignell

The 2012 summer will be Martin Saggers’s first full season on the first-class umpires list. The former Kent, Durham and Essex seamer, who won three Test caps for England, joined the ECB’s reserve list in 2010 and after a couple … Continue reading

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No gimmicks for Saggers as he joins umpires’ list

Martin Saggers has spoken of a determination to be true to himself after becoming the sole newcomer on the ECB’s first-class umpires’ panel for 2012. The former Durham, Kent, Essex and England swing bowler has replaced the recently-retired John Steele on … Continue reading

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Gayle’s 2012 tour chances recede: Richard Gibson

The chances of former West Indies captain Chris Gayle featuring in next year’s Test series in England have receded despite recent attempts at conciliation by the West Indies Cricket Board. Gayle, 32 next week, caused uproar in 2009 when he … Continue reading

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