Hampshire Cricket dominant over Middlesex

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Hants CCC continue strong start to season Hampshire County Cricket Club continued their dominant start to the 2021 County Championship with another outstanding all-round performance. Middlesex were the victims this time but to begin with they put up a better fight on day one than Leicestershire. Skipper James Vince won the toss again and elected […] READ MORE


Hampshire County Cricket dominance marred by stumping controversy

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Captain Vince leads the way as Hants CCC triumph Hampshire County Cricket skipper James Vince stroked a 207 ball 231 as Liam Dawson and Tom Alsop contributed to a huge win over Leicestershire but the event was slightly overshadowed by a stumping controversy surrounding keeper Lewis McManus. Winning the toss this early in the season […] READ MORE


James Vince – End Of The England Cricket Experiment?

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Has Ed Smith, finally given up on James Vince? The 29-year-old James Vince hails from Hampshire and has had 48 innings in international cricket. None of those have been hundreds and only 5 of those were fifties. A stroke maker and a classic batsman, with the timing ability many batsmen dream of, quite elegant and […] READ MORE


ODI Series: The England Winners and Losers Against Ireland

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England Stunned by Famous Ireland Victory England vs Ireland. 329 to win. On a balmy summer’s evening on the south coast, Ireland chased an historic target in the final ODI to earn a consolation victory against England. Kevin O’Brien and Harry Tector saw Ireland home. England captain Eoin Morgan will have learnt more in defeat […] READ MORE



Is Moeen Ali At Three A Long-Term Solution?

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Is Moeen Ali At Three A Long-Term Solution? Joe Root has been rather inconsistent lately. A poor conversion rate and a technical deficiency to play in-swingers has contributed to a torrid run of form. At the beginning of Root’s captaincy, he was adamant that he wanted to bat at number four. Even after trying Tom […] READ MORE


Royal London One-Day Cup Final: Live Updates

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Royal London One-Day Cup Final: Live Updates Welcome to Last Word on Cricket’s live coverage of the Royal London One-Day Cup Final between Hampshire and the Kent Spitfires. We are reporting live from the media centre at Lord’s and will be bringing you live updates throughout the day and some post-match interviews. It should be […] READ MORE


An Exclusive Interview With Dale Steyn

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An Exclusive Interview With Dale Steyn Fast bowlers like Dale Steyn come once in a generation. Not many bowlers in the history of the game can rival his intensity, raw pace and immense passion for the game. After watching him bowl, you would not be mistaken for thinking that Steyn is an aggressive character. However, […] READ MORE


Brisbane Test: The Talking Points

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The Ashes is the most keenly anticipated series of the international calendar and the first Test in Brisbane lived up to its billing. Both sides showed a lot of grit, application and inexperienced players stepped up to the fore. Australia showed professionalism on the last two days and won the Test by 10 wickets. We […] READ MORE