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T20 PREVIEW: Surrey v Glamorgan

Glamorgan travel to the Kia Oval to begin their NatWest T20 Blast campaign against Surrey tomorrow (Thursday). And after a mixed 2015 season in white-ball cricket and a difficult start to their Specsavers County Championship campaign this year, Robert Croft will be hoping the tournament provides a welcome change for the Welsh county. T20 cricket tends to invigorate everyone – …

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Bragg’s unbeaten century takes Glamorgan to 295/3

An unbeaten 119 by Will Bragg has taken Glamorgan to 295/3 at the end of the third day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Essex at The SSE SWALEC with the Welsh county leading by 242 runs and helping to set up the prospect of an intriguing day’s play tomorrow. Close of Play Report The afternoon sessionhad seen Glamorgan …

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T20 Blast: Week Two Bulletin

With the second round of fixtures in this season’s NatWest T20 Blast set to get underway with Glamorgan’s visit to Surrey on Thursday night, here’s a statistical preview of all the matches courtesy of Opta. SOUTH GROUP Surrey v Glamorgan                             – Glamorgan have claimed victory in all three of their previous visits to the Oval. 14 of Surrey’s last 18 …

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Bopara Credits Glamorgan Bowlers

Essex’s Ravi Bopara credited Glamorgan’s bowling performance after the Welsh county fought back on Day Two of this Specsavers County Championship. Bopara, who made 80 along with teammate Tom Westley to guide Essex to 300/9 after an attritional second day, said Essex struggled to get away from the Glamorgan bowlers. He said: “It was a slightly strange pitch, I don’t …

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Podmore Returns To Middlesex After Loan Spell

Harry Podmore has returned to Middlesex following a loan spell at Glamorgan which saw the paceman take six wickets in two Specsavers County Championship matches. The 21-year-old seamer made his first-class debut in Glamorgan colours in the match against Kent at Canterbury and bowled impressively against Gloucestershire at Bristol last week. His best performance came while taking 3/59 at The …

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Glamorgan are dismissed by Essex for 260

Essex’s decision to bowl first appeared to be vindicated as they dismissed Glamorgan for 260 on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match on a green-tinged surface at The SSE SWALEC. By the close of play, the visitors had reached 29/1. A leg-bye from the final delivery of the afternoon session had seen Glamorgan to 214/7 besides bringing …

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News from the Opposition

Table-toppers Essex travel to Wales to face Glamorgan in the Specsavers County Championship Division 2 scheduled to start on Sunday at The SSE SWALEC. Essex will have to do battle without opener Nick Browne who sustained a groin strain during his marathon innings against Derbyshire at The E.C.G earlier in the week. The left-hander scored 255 but picked up the injury …

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County Championship: Talking Points

As the Test match summer gets under way eyes may well be drawn away from county cricket, but there are still lots of talking points coming out of the last few rounds of the Championship. Here is a roundup of the big news from the county game. Double trouble We saw the eighth and ninth double hundreds made in the …

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Glamorgan lose by 125 runs at Bristol

Gloucestershire beat Glamorgan by 125 runs on the final day of their Specsavers County Championship match at Bristol after the Welsh county dramatically collapsed, losing their last ten wickets for just 56 runs in the space of 26.5 overs. Close of Play Report   Glamorgan had nosedived from 87/0 to 120/8 in a dramatic hour’s play before tea as Gloucestershire …

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Job Vacancies At Cricket Wales

Glamorgan Cricket’s partners Cricket Wales are recruiting new staff as part of a major overhaul, find the details below. Following a comprehensive re-structure Cricket Wales is recruiting a new staffing team to lead, inspire and influence the development of recreational cricket throughout Wales. Cricket Wales/Glamorgan Cricket, Community and Development Manager (two and a half days per week with each organisation): …

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