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Jim Allenby
James Allenby (born 12 September 1982) is an Australian former professional cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, field at the centre of which is a cricket pitch, pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two Bail (cricket), bai ...er who most recently played for Somerset ( en, All The People of Somerset) , locator_map = , coordinates = , region = South West England South West England is one of nine official regions of England The regions, formerly known as the government office regions, are the .... He played as a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler. Career Allenby began playing senior cricket for Durham Cricket Board, though he only played one game for the team and it was a further three years before he made another first-class or List A appearance. Having played second XI cricket for Leicestershire Allenby broke into the first te ...
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Perth
Perth () is the list of Australian capital cities, capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia (WA). It is Australia's list of cities in Australia by population, fourth-most populous city, with a population of 2.1 million living in Greater Perth in 2020. Perth is part of the South West Land Division of Western Australia, with most of the metropolitan area on the Swan Coastal Plain between the Indian Ocean and the Darling Scarp. The city has expanded outward from the original British settlements on the Swan River (Western Australia), Swan River, upon which the city's #Central business district, central business district and port of Fremantle are situated. Perth city is located on land on which the Whadjuk Noongar, an Aboriginal Australians, Aboriginal people of the south west of Western Australia, have lived for what is considered "a relatively conservative estimate of around 50,000 years". James Stirling (Royal Navy officer), Captain James Stirling fo ...
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Twenty20 Cup
The T20 Blast, currently named the Vitality Blast for sponsorship reasons is a professional Twenty20 Twenty20 (T20) is a shortened game format of cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, field at the centre of which is a cricket pitch, pitch with a w ... cricket Cricket is a bat-and-ball gameBat-and-ball may refer to: *Bat-and-ball games Bat-and-ball games (or safe haven games) are field games played by two opposing teams, in which the action starts when the defending team throws a ball at a ded ... competition for English and Welsh first-class counties English usually refers to: * English language * English people English may also refer to: Peoples, culture, and language * ''English'', an adjective for something of, from, or related to England ** English national identity, an identity and .... The competition was established by the England and Wales Cricket ...
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Grace Road
Grace Road, known for sponsorship reasons as the Uptonsteel County Ground, Grace Road, is a cricket ground Cricket is a bat-and-ball gameBat-and-ball may refer to: *Bat-and-ball games Bat-and-ball games (or safe haven games) are field games played by two opposing teams, in which the action starts when the defending team throws a ball at a dedi ... in Leicester Leicester is a city A city is a large human settlement.Goodall, B. (1987) ''The Penguin Dictionary of Human Geography''. London: Penguin.Kuper, A. and Kuper, J., eds (1996) ''The Social Science Encyclopedia''. 2nd edition. London: Routled ..., England. It is the home ground and administrative base of Leicestershire County Cricket Club Leicestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class First class (or 1st class, Firstclass) generally implies a high level of service, importance or quality. Specific uses of the term include: Books and Comics * ''First Cl .... History Leic ...
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Bangladesh A Cricket Team
The Bangladesh A cricket team, also known as Bangladesh Emerging cricket team, is a cricket team representing Bangladesh, and is the second tier of international Bangladeshi cricket below the full Bangladesh national cricket team. The team played its first game, against the full Pakistan national cricket team, Pakistan side, in Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan cricket grounds, Savar in January 2002. Current squad 1. Mohammad Mithun (Captain) 2. Soumya Sarkar 3. Liton Das, Litton Das 4. Mehedi Hasan, Mehedy Hasan Miraz 5. Sunzamul Islam 6. Afif Hossain 7. Najmul Hossain Shanto, Nazmul Hossain Shanto 8. Ariful Haque 9. Shafiul Islam 10. Abulhasan, Abul Hasan 11. Mohammad Saifuddin 12. Sumon Khan 13. Al-Amin Hossain, Al Amin Hossain 14. Shoriful Islam 15. Anamul Haque 16. Shadman Islam 17. Saif Hassan, Saif Hasan 18. Mominul Haque 19. Mehedi Hasan (cricketer, born 2002), Mehedi Hasan 20. Nurul Hasan (cricketer), Nurul Hasan 21. Abu Jayed, Abu Jayed Rahi 22. Ebadot Hossain, Ebada ...
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England Cricket Team
The England cricket team represents England England is a that is part of the . It shares land borders with to its west and to its north. The lies northwest of England and the to the southwest. England is separated from by the to the east and the to the south. The country cover ... and Wales Wales ( cy, Cymru ) is a Countries of the United Kingdom, country that is part of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the Wales–England border, east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. It ... in international cricket International cricket matches are played between teams representing their nations, normally organised by the International Cricket Council The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the world governing body of cricket Cricket is a B .... Since 1997, it has been governed by the England and Wales Cricket Board The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is the national governing body o ...
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Friends Life T20
The T20 Blast, currently named the Vitality Blast for sponsorship reasons is a professional Twenty20 cricket competition for County cricket#First-class counties, English and Welsh first-class counties. The competition was established by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) in 2003 as the first professional Twenty20 league in the world. It is the top-level Twenty20 competition in England and Wales. The competition has been known by a variety of names due to commercial sponsorship. It was known as the Twenty20 Cup from 2003 to 2009, the Friends Provident t20 and Friends Life t20 from 2010 to 2013, and the Natwest t20 Blast from 2014 to 2017. The competition has been sponsored by insurance company VitalityHealth, Vitality since 2018 and is known as the Vitality Blast. History When the Benson & Hedges Cup ended in 2002, the ECB needed another one-day competition to fill its place. In response to dwindling crowds and reduced sponsorship the decision was made to launch a 20 ...
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Gloucestershire County Cricket Club
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class cricket, first-class county cricket, county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales. It represents the Historic counties of England, historic county of Gloucestershire. Founded in 1870, Gloucestershire have always been first-class and have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England. The club played its first senior match in 1870 and W. G. Grace was their captain (cricket), captain. The club plays home games at the Bristol County Ground in the Bishopston, Bristol, Bishopston area of north Bristol. A number of games are also played at the Cheltenham Cricket Festival at the College Ground, Cheltenham and matches have also been played at the Gloucester cricket festival at Archdeacon Meadow, The King's School, Gloucester. Gloucestershire's most famous players have been W. G. Grace, whose father founded the club, and Wally Hammond, who scored 113 centuries for them. The ...
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Sajid Mahmood
Sajid Iqbal Mahmood (Urdu Urdu (; ur, , ALA-LC ALA-LC (American Library Association The American Library Association (ALA) is a nonprofit organization A nonprofit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity, not-for-profit organization, or nonpr ...: ساجد اقبال محمود, ''Sājid Iqbāl Maḥmūd''; born 21 December 1981) is a former English cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, field at the centre of which is a cricket pitch, pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two Bail (cricket), bai ...er, who played all formats of the game. He is a right-arm fast-medium Pace bowling (also referred to as fast bowling) is one of two main approaches to bowling (cricket), bowling in the sport of cricket, the other being spin bowling. Practitioners of pace bowling are usually known as ''fast'' bowlers, ''quicks'', ... bowler who played inter ...
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Dominic Cork
Dominic Gerald Cork (born 7 August 1971) is a former English county and international cricketer. Cork was a right-handed lower-order Batsman (cricket), batsman who bowled right-arm Fast bowling, fast-medium, and was renowned for his swing bowling, swing and seam bowling, seam control. In 1995, he took the best figures for an England bowler on Test cricket, Test debut, with 7 for 43 in the second innings against the West Indies cricket team, West Indies. Making his début in first-class cricket for Derbyshire County Cricket Club, Derbyshire in 1990, he was selected to play for England cricket team, England in 1992, aged 21. He made 69 appearances for England from 1992 to 2002. Cork played for Derbyshire for 13 years, before leaving under controversial circumstances to join Lancashire County Cricket Club, Lancashire in 2004. Leaving Lancashire after the 2008 English cricket season, 2008 season, Cork joined Hampshire County Cricket Club, Hampshire, who he played for from 2009 to ...
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Steven Croft (cricketer)
Steven John Croft (born 11 October 1984) is an English first-class cricketer who has played for Lancashire County Cricket Club since 2005. He bats right-handed and can bowl both seam bowling, medium-fast and off breaks. In 2008 Croft was given the Lancashire members' Player of the Year and One-Day Player of the Year awards. In 2008/09 he played for the Auckland Aces in New Zealand as an overseas player. Awarded his Lancashire cap in 2010, Croft was part of the Lancashire team that won the County Championship in 2011. Career Born in Blackpool, Lancashire, Croft made his debut for the Lancashire Second XI at the age of 16, in May 2001. He made his first-class Lancashire debut in 2005, having previously made his list A debut for the Lancashire Cricket Board in 2002. He spent the winters of 2005–06 and 2006–07 playing club cricket in Australia. Croft finished the 2008 English cricket season, 2008 season with 585 first-class runs in thirteen matches, with an average of 32.50. He ...
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Kyle Hogg
Kyle William Hogg (born 2 July 1983) is an English former cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-fast bowler who played for Lancashire County Cricket Club, Lancashire from 2001 to 2014. Between 2000–01 and 2002 Hogg represented the England under-19s in six youth Tests and 11 One Day Internationals (ODIs). In the 2006–07 season he travelled to New Zealand where he represented Otago Volts, Otago as an overseas player. Hogg spent time on loan with Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, Nottinghamshire and Worcestershire County Cricket Club, Worcestershire, both in 2007. He was awarded his Cap (sport)#Cricket, county caps by Worcestershire and Lancashire in 2007 and 2010 respectively. Hogg took 50 wickets in the 2011 County Championship to help Lancashire to claim the title for the first time since 1950. Hogg subsequently established himself as Lancashire's opening bowler in first-class cricket alongside captain Glen Chapple. A back injury forced Hogg t ...
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Lancashire County Cricket Club
Lancashire County Cricket Club represents the Historic counties of England, historic county of Lancashire in Cricket in England, English cricket. The club has held first-class cricket, first-class status since it was founded in 1864. Lancashire's home is Old Trafford Cricket Ground, although the team also play matches at other grounds around the county. Lancashire was a founder member of the County Championship in 1890 and have won the competition nine times, most recently in 2011. The club's limited overs team is called Lancashire Lightning. Lancashire were widely recognised as the Champion County four times between 1879 and 1889. They won their first two County Championship titles in the 1897 English cricket season, 1897 and 1904 English cricket season, 1904 seasons. Between 1926 and 1934, they won the championship five times. Throughout most of the inter-war period, Lancashire and their neighbours Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Yorkshire had the best two teams in England and ...
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