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County Championship Division Two: Monty Panesar puts Glamorgan in a spin

Monty Panesar recorded his third five-wicket haul of the season as Essex put themselves in a winning position against Glamorgan on the second day at Swansea. The former England slow left armer took 5-50 to help bowl out Glamorgan for only 161 in reply to Essex’s first innings of 286. Only Jim Allenby offered any resistance as Essex put themselves …

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Glamorgan legend Ravi Shastri previews England and India one-day clash in …

Former Glamorgan and Indian all-rounder Ravi Shastri looks ahead to international cricket returning to Wales as England face India in a one-day international at the SWALEC Stadium on August 27. Question: How proud are you that such a prestigious match is coming to Cardiff? Answer: I’m proud, as a former Glamorgan player it’s a massive game. I am coming there …

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Glamorgan slip to Essex defeat at St Helen’s

Scorecard Day Four Monty Panesar completed match figures of 11 for 168 as Essex eased to their fourth LV= County Championship Division Two win of the season as they beat Glamorgan by 63 runs on the final morning at Swansea. The victory keeps up Essex’s hopes of getting into the fight for promotion, while it was Glamorgan’s fourth straight defeat. …

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County cricket latest: Glamorgan v Essex at St Helen’s

Live Scorecard Toss and Team News Glamorgan have omitted David Lloyd from their 12-man squad with on-loan seamer James Harris preferred. Glamorgan: J Rudolph, W Bragg, M Wallace (capt), M Goodwin, C Cooke, J Allenby, G Wagg, A Salter, J Harris, D Cosker, M Hogan.              Essex: T Westley, N Browne, R Bopara, J Ryder, R ten Doeschate, G Smith, J …

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Glamorgan penalised for poor pitch

Glamorgan will begin next year’s Royal London Cup competition with a two-point deduction after the pitch at Cardiff for Friday’s match against Durham was rated ‘poor’ by the ECB. Glamorgan lost the match after being bowled out for 133 chasing Durham’s 185. The ECB’s pitch panel upheld the umpires’ initial assessment that the pitch was below the required standard. Hugh …

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Glamorgan: ‘Fantastic’ Jacques Rudolph praised by Mark Wallace

Glamorgan captain Mark Wallace paid tribute to opening batsman Jacques Rudolph after his century set-up a 95-run win over Somerset. The former South Africa Test batsman scored 111 as the Welsh County clinched a crucial One-Day Cup win at Taunton. “Jacques has been absolutely fantastic since he’s been here,” said Wallace. However, Glamorgan could be docked points on Wednesday of …

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One-Day Cup: Rudolph ton sees Glamorgan beat Somerset

Jacques Rudolph’s century in the One-Day Cup helped Glamorgan claim a 95-run victory over Somerset at Taunton. The South African made 111 as Glamorgan posted 289-6 from a reduced 47 overs, with Rudolph sharing a 118-run third-wicket partnership with Murray Goodwin. Tim Groenewald (1-43) had Rudolph caught on the mid-wicket boundary while Lewis Gregory took an impressive 4-48. Chasing 303 …

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County cricket: Glamorgan fast bowler Huw Waters forced to retire

Glamorgan fast bowler Huw Waters has been forced to retire from the game at the age of just 27. Waters has been battling a debilitating injury – exercise-induced dystonia – for some time. And he confirmed that the problem has forced him to quit cricket. “It is with great disappointment that I have been forced to announce my retirement through …

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Glamorgan bowler Huw Waters forced to retire

Glamorgan seam bowler Huw Waters has been forced to retire from professional cricket aged just 27. Waters, who learnt his cricket at Usk CC and Monmouth School, has decided to call time on his professional playing career following a lengthy battle against a debilitating injury. “It is with great disappointment that I have been forced to announce my retirement through …

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Glamorgan set to let batsman Stewart Walters go

By Edward Bevan BBC Wales cricket correspondent Glamorgan are set to release batsman Stewart Walters after four seasons with the county. Australian-born Walters, 31, made his Glamorgan debut in 2011 having previously played for Surrey. He was the county’s top run-scorer in first-class cricket in 2012, but has been out of the first team in recent weeks. Walters is expected …

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