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Middx thrilled with capture of McLaren

Ryan McLaren, the only bowler to have bagged a hat-trick in an English Twenty20 Cup final, is to join Middlesex for their 2011 cup campaign. The 28-year-old with one Test cap and 10 ODI appearances to his name starred by … Continue reading

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Cross-sport venturing, Bigger Bash and Yorkshire bred

Middlesex’s increased emphasis on fitness this winter has seen their entire first-team squad put through a gruelling schedule devised by local mixed martial arts devotee Giorgio Andrews. MMA – or cagefighting as it is more popularly known – is having … Continue reading

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Middlesex sign up Rayner on loan deal

Middlesex have moved to cover the retirement of former skipper and off spinner Shaun Udal by taking Ollie Rayner on loan from Sussex for the start of the 2011 season. Rayner, the 25-year-old Sussex off spinner, will join Middlesex once … Continue reading

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England one short… a wannabe and an umpire upgrade?

England’s World Cup preparations could conceivably include having to field just 10 players in their warm-up games – with coach Andy Flower favourite to supplement the team as substitute fielder. The bizarre prospect of not being able to name a … Continue reading

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A Right Royal Occasion!

With the wedding between HRH Prince William and Kate Middleton taking place on April 29, 2011, it’s fitting to look back to the Royal Wedding of 1981 and events in the cricket world when William’s parents – HRH Prince Charles and Lady … Continue reading

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TWC's Tuesday Chat: Angus Fraser

In the second of TWC.com’s new weekly interview feature, Daniel Brigham interviews Angus Fraser Fraser recently left the press box behind to try and turn around Middlesex’s fortunes as their managing director. He talks about bad blood in the county’s … Continue reading

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