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Swann the costliest overseas player at IPL auction

Graeme Swann will have the highest reserve price of any overseas player at next month’s Indian Premier League auction. Competing franchises have been told they will need to bid in excess of $400,000 to secure the services of the England … Continue reading

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Record £542,210 profit adds to Notts success story

Nottinghamshire have announced a record operating profit of £542,210 for 2011. The figure is almost three times higher than that posted in 2010 and follows strong tickets sales for international matches against India and Sri Lanka. A significant increase in … Continue reading

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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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James Taylor talks to Dave Bracegirdle about his move to Notts

PODCAST: Listen to Dave Bracegirdle’s interview with James Taylor about the England one-day batsman’s recent move from Leicestershire to Nottinghamshire (click on link below) http://www.thecricketer.com/default.aspx?pageid=861

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Derek Brewer on becoming MCC chief executive: listen here

PODCAST: Derek Brewer talks about his new challenge, as Secretary and Chief Executive of the MCC… Dave Bracegirdle talks to Derek Brewer For more county podcasts see here For more podcasts from Dave Bracegirdle, see here

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Leicestershire “are not a feeder club”: James Taylor

Former Leicestershire batsman James Taylor has played down suggestions that his old county are in danger of becoming a nursery club for bigger neighbours. The England one-day international has become the third Leicestershire player to join Nottinghamshire in recent seasons … 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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Chris Read: Nottinghamshire can be champions again in 2012

Nottinghamshire captain Chris Read believes the Division One title will be harder to win in next season’s County Championship – but remains confident his side can mount a challenge. The former England wicketkeeper led his county to Championship glory in 2010, … Continue reading

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Patel is happy to wait his turn for Test opportunity

Nottinghamshire’s Samit Patel has spoken about his disappointment at missing out on England’s forthcoming series against Pakistan – but also says he is happy to bide his time. Monty Panesar was named as the second spinner in the 16-man England squad, despite Patel’s impressive all-round … Continue reading

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