Category Archives: County Cricket

A Spot Of Drizzle In Yorkshire

The scheduled T20 match for yesterday was one of the most anticipated of the season. A domestic game selling out a venue that the national side failed to do just two weeks before, an occasion that is one of the county … Continue reading

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The Answer To England’s Batting Line Up Issues

Gary Ballance Ignore the fact he was pretty naff in his solitary Test in Australia. Ignore his mediocre start to ODI cricket. Ignore his birth place. Ignore the idea that there is a perfectly good southern African batsman with over … Continue reading

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Natwest Fantasy T20 Blast

>LINK< ∴ I’ve given this a go across several football sites, but this is the first cricket one I’ve found that looks decent and (significantly more importantly) doesn’t involve paying any money. There is the fillet of potentially winning £2020 … Continue reading

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A New County Cricket Summer

Usually a winter thumping brings an even greater edge to the start of a County summer. The sun pokes it’s head out, people are a year older, and there is a freshness to the game. Phrases are often bandied about at … Continue reading

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County Predictions

After the success of last year’s predictions, I thought it unwise to stick my neck out on the line this year. Yet I’ll do it anyway. Division One Warwickshire – 9/2 Nottinghamshire – 11/2 Yorkshire – 6/1 Durham – 7/1 … Continue reading

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Ten Inciteful Thoughts From Taunton

I’m not sure what this incoherent ramble will incite, per se, but it is certainly not particularly insightful… 1. Ed Cowan. It seemed like he nicked it. One of those where there was a noise as the dark red passed … Continue reading

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XI County Stalwarts Who Ought To Have Played More Test Cricket

Michael Carberry – Carberry got to the stage where he’d established himself as the next batsman in the English Test queue in 2009 and even managed to make his debut, only for a burst blood vessel in his lung to … Continue reading

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