Thursday, 27 January 2022

Tag Archives: English County

English county giants Surrey feel the strain due to coronavirus

LONDON: The coronavirus pandemic has had serious ramifications across English county cricket, with even giants Surrey facing “huge financial strains”, their CEO Richard Gould told on Sunday. Gould said that having made around 45 million pound ($58 million) last year they would take a 30 million pound hit this year ...

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Leicestershire CEO Wasim Khan appointed as new PCB MD

LAHORE: Wasim Khan, English county Leicestershire’s chief executive, has been appointed as the new managing director of the Pakistan Cricket Board. Wasim, who has been one of the leading lights of the ECB’s drive to engage British Asians in English cricket, forged his career as CEO of the schools’ cricket ...

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Tendulkar links up with Middlesex to form Academy

LONDON: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and English county Middlesex are joining forces to launch an academy to teach young girls and boys about the sport, they announced. The children aged between nine and 14 will be put through a comprehensive cricket curriculum at the “Tendulkar Middlesex Global Academy” (TMGA). ...

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Surrey announce signing of Virat Kohli

LONDON: English county Surrey has signed Indian skipper Virat Kohli for their matches in June. Kohli will be seen in action during the Specsavers County Championship and Royal London one-day tournament, British news agency Sky Sports reported. “It has long been an ambition of mine to play county cricket and ...

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Ishant Sharma joins Sussex

LONDON: Ishant Sharma has decided to join English County for the first time in his career. The Indian Test specialist has signed up for County side Sussex. With the IPL set to take place from April 7 to May 27 and no Test matches scheduled for India immediately after that, ...

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