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Player of year award completes Durston’s career turnaround

Wes Durston’s journey back from the first-class cricket scrapheap was complete when he was named Derbyshire’s player of the year. From becoming resigned to a future in teaching following his release by Somerset in 2009, Durston has scored over 1,000 … Continue reading

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Jones outlines sadness at failure to play for Glamorgan

Welsh seam bowler Steffan Jones announced his retirement this week and then admitted not playing cricket for Glamorgan will always be one of his biggest regrets. The 37-year-old is to hang up the bowling boots at the end of this … Continue reading

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I’m retiring because family comes first: Steffan Jones

Steffan Jones has decided that family life comes before first-class cricket and is to retire at the end of the season to take up a new career in teaching. He has rejected Derbyshire’s offer of a new three-year contract to … Continue reading

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Derbyshire’s Jones wrestles with conflicting job offers

Steffan Jones may be set to quit first-class cricket to take up a new role at an independent school in Somerset. An agonising few days lie ahead for the burly Welsh bowler as he makes the decision between taking up … Continue reading

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