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Newell plays waiting game on Hussey return to Notts

Nottinghamshire are set to play a waiting game with David Hussey before making a commitment on an overseas signing for the 2012 season. The Australian recently claimed he would be playing at the county from June onwards during a Twitter conversation … Continue reading

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Notts to use SA base as part of pre-season planning

Mick Newell is hoping a warm weather training camp in South Africa next month will help Nottinghamshire steal a march on their first division rivals. The 2010 county champions are one of half-a-dozen counties taking part in a pre-season tour … Continue reading

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Taylor excited by challenge of taking on England

England Lions skipper James Taylor believes his team’s forthcoming match against the senior England side is the ideal opportunity to press his claims for a call-up. Nottinghamshire’s new signing was recently handed the captaincy of the 16-man squad for next … Continue reading

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England Test ambition behind Taylor move: Newell

Nottinghamshire’s Mick Newell believes the club’s new signing James Taylor chose the county over others for cricket reasons alone. Taylor completed his protracted switch to Trent Bridge following an agreement over compensation with his former county Leicestershire. But his new director … Continue reading

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Newell praise for Notts academy as teenage trio sign

Nottinghamshire marked their first day back of pre-season training by tying up three of their most promising youngsters on long-term contracts. Sam Kelsall, Sam Wood and Brett Hutton, who made their first team debuts last season, have signed two-year deals after … Continue reading

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Newell hunch earns Turner one-year Notts deal

Opening batsman Karl Turner has penned a one-year deal with Nottinghamshire after catching the eye of director of cricket Mick Newell. Turner, 23, joined Notts on a temporary basis in July, turning out in the final five County Championship games … Continue reading

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Newell offers honest assessment of player failings

Nottinghamshire’s director of cricket Mick Newell has pulled no punches in a player-by-player assessment of the county’s 2011 season for the local press. Newell had high praise for Andre Adams, Alex Hales, Darren Pattinson and the captain Chris Read in … Continue reading

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Newell still eyeing CB40 semi-final place

Nottinghamshire coach Mick Newell believes his players have given themselves a good opportunity to progress in the Clydesdale Bank 40 after their hard-fought win against Somerset. The Green and Golds replaced their hosts at the top of Group C with … Continue reading

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Notts look to Lumb to deliver in all formats

Nottinghamshire have moved to bolster their batting line-up for next season by signing Hampshire and England opener Michael Lumb on a three-year deal. The hard-hitting left-hander decided against renewing his contract at Hampshire following an official approach by the Trent … Continue reading

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Read to keep Wisden date in London

Chris Read may be a little bleary-eyed when he leads out Nottinghamshire for their defence of the County Championship title on April 14, but nobody at Trent Bridge will be complaining. The captain and wicketkeeper has been invited to Lord’s … Continue reading

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