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Mustard just fails in his bid for winter T20 double

Durham skipper Phil Mustard has suffered disappointment in his attempt to earn a second Twenty20 winner’s medal of the winter. Although he made his best T20 score of 88 not out earlier in the Bangladesh Premier League series, he was … Continue reading

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Durham give Mustard blessing for Bangladesh event

Following his success in Zimbabwe’s domestic Twenty20 tournament, Durham’s Phil Mustard had hoped to feature in the South African equivalent next month. But he could be heading for an event in Bangladesh instead. The inaugural Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will … Continue reading

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Mustard targets SA after successful Zim T20 stint

Durham’s four-day captain, Phil Mustard, is confident of securing his second Twenty20 contract of the winter after helping Mountaineers win Zimbabwe’s Stanbic Bank 20 series. “I’ve had some feedback from South Africa saying they might be interested in me going … Continue reading

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Mustard aims to flourish as Dawson’s replacement

Durham’s four-day captain Phil Mustard is determined to prove he can tolerate a little hardship by playing in Zimbabwe’s Eastern Highlands until mid-December. He will take over in the Mountaineers team from Hampshire’s Liam Dawson, who played in only one … Continue reading

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Mustard keen to continue as Durham’s four-day captain

Durham’s Phil Mustard admits his captaincy isn’t as faultless as his tossing of the coin, but he is keen to carry on next season. The man known as ‘The Colonel’ has scored ten out of ten with the toss in … Continue reading

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Di Venuto poised for T20 quarter-final call-up

Durham will consider pitching Michael Di Venuto into his first Twenty20 match for two years in their Friends Life t20 quarter-final on Sunday August 7 – if he is fit. The opener’s recent form has persuaded one-day skipper Dale Benkenstein that … Continue reading

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Steak is off the menu for Mustard

Durham skipper Phil Mustard has been told to cut back on red meat. After missing three County Championship games with an inflamed toe it transpired that something similar to gout was causing the problem. “The doctor told me it could … Continue reading

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Luckless Davies sidelined for two months

Durham’s astonishing tally of foot and ankle injuries last season has continued with four-day skipper Phil Mustard and seamer Mark Davies both suffering stress fractures to a foot. There was a further scare on the final day of the match … Continue reading

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Durham insist split captaincy is positive move

Durham hope to solve their captaincy dilemma by retaining wicketkeeper Phil Mustard as their four-day skipper, while Dale Benkenstein will take over the one-day reins. Mustard was surprisingly thrust into the captaincy in late May this year, replacing Will Smith, … Continue reading

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