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Glamorgan in talks to sign Mitchell Johnson for T20

Glamorgan are in talks with Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson to become their second overseas player for the Friends Life t20 in June. The county have already recruited fellow Australian batsman Marcus North as the main overseas player for 2012 … Continue reading

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Dhaka traffic so far the only problem for excited Stevens

While temperatures in the Garden of England plummet below zero, Kent all-rounder Darren Stevens is one of a handful of county players acclimatising to life in steamy, downtown Dhaka. The 35-year-old arrived in Bangladesh on January 31 ahead of his … Continue reading

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Scott Styris to make Sussex his fourth county

Sussex have made their first signing of the winter after recruiting New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris for their Twenty20 Cup campaign. The 36-year-old, who has played t20 for Essex for the last two years, will be available for all the … Continue reading

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Jade Dernbach: Twenty20 skills can help my Test ambitions

Jade Dernbach thinks yesterday’s fast bowlers had it easy in limited-overs cricket. Marshall, Holding, Lillee and the rest had batsmen hopping about, while their modern day counterparts face batsmen more equipped to deal with pace, on slower pitches. “Today every … Continue reading

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Colly’s globetrotting, Knotty’s hidden talent: Richard Gibson

Paul Collingwood is no longer wanted by England but he is certainly in demand when it comes to Twenty20 cricket around the globe. A beaten finalist with Perth Scorchers in Australia’s inaugural Big Bash League at the end of January, … Continue reading

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Brown praises Sussex display after win against Holland

Ben Brown believes Sussex did well to adjust to alien conditions and get their Caribbean T20 campaign off to a winning start. Brown top-scored with a run-a-ball 42 as the Sharks defeated the Netherlands by 34 runs in Antigua. On … Continue reading

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Globetrotting Trego now heads off to Bangladesh

Have bat will travel is fast becoming the motto of Somerset’s Peter Trego. Since the end of last season in England the 30-year-old all-rounder has been continually on the move, starting with a trip to India where he helped his … Continue reading

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Northants also plan to steer clear of Euro 2012 clash

Northamptonshire have moved their Friends Life t20 match against Glamorgan at Wantage Road next June to avoid a direct clash with England’s Euro 2012 football group match against Sweden. The Glamorgan match was due to be played in Northampton on … Continue reading

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Barbados event is pre-season focus again for Warwicks

Warwickshire will be returning to Barbados for pre-season training in March where they will defend the Barbados Twenty20 Cup title they won earlier this year. Warwickshire will play Hampshire in their first match of next year’s tournament at the Kensington … 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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