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Lord’s surface like a result pitch directive: Adams

Surrey team director Chris Adams has explained the reasoning behind his criticism of a Lord’s pitch that helped Middlesex to clinch their slender three-run LV= County Championship win in the London derby. After the narrow defeat the former Sussex and … Continue reading

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Adams urges caution after impressive Surrey start

Chris Adams is wary of setting unrealistic targets for his Surrey team despite seeing them make an impressive start on their return to Division One of the LV County Championship. Surrey’s team director enjoyed his first Championship win against his … Continue reading

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Lancefield stops Essex rout of Surrey in March sunshine

The earliest start to their schedule of pre-season friendlies – in England – saw Essex play Surrey in a two-day game at Chelmsford. The home side gained a first innings lead but the feature of the match was an amazing … Continue reading

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Kartik will bring balance to Surrey: Hamilton-Brown

The recruitment of three experienced players to embellish a four-day side that clinched promotion in 2011 has left Surrey captain Rory Hamilton-Brown purring in anticipation of next month’s start to the new LV= County Championship campaign. Surrey signed veteran former England … Continue reading

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Surrey scorer raises questions about ECB data deal

Surrey scorer Keith Booth, writing in the Comment facility on this website, has questioned the workability and even the ethics behind a new deal between the England and Wales Cricket Board and data firm Opta Index concerning the production of … Continue reading

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Hamilton-Brown, Meaker, Dernbach sign new Surrey deals

Surrey captain Rory Hamilton-Brown has described his side’s promotion into the LV= County Championship top flight as an “exciting leap into the unknown”. The 24-year-old last season led the Brown Caps back into the first division after a three-year absence, … Continue reading

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Nannes predicts hot Surrey challenge this summer

Surrey’s straight-talking Australian fast bowler Dirk Nannes is relishing a return to south London this season, but only once the weather warms up. The 35-year-old left-armer from Melbourne is one of the world’s most in-demand Twenty20 specialist ‘death bowlers’ and … Continue reading

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Adams further strengthens Surrey with Rudolph deal

Surrey’s signing of South African opening batsman Jacques Rudolph for the start of the 2012 season is further proof of the club’s ambition to be a major player in Division One of the County Championship following long years of underachievement … Continue reading

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Jordan prepares for Surrey season with Barbados stint

  Surrey pace bowler Chris Jordan has been named in the Barbados squad set to contest the up-coming WICB four-day competition in the West Indies. The 23-year-old, who was born on the island in 1988 before moving to Dulwich, will play … Continue reading

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Adams steps up Surrey’s pre-season work with ‘Hell Fridays’

Surrey have announced plans for three pre-season fixtures in March before embarking on their first-class fixtures for 2012. Cricket manager Chris Adams and captain Rory Hamilton-Brown will take their players to Chelmsford to start their pre-season plans with a two-day game against … Continue reading

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