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London secures a historic fifth successive victory in Church Times Cricket Cup – Church Times


Church Times

London secures a historic fifth successive victory in Church Times Cricket Cup
Church Times
LONDON won. Again; for the fifth time in succession (a cup record); and in three of those victories Lichfield have been the losers. This latest one — with 10 overs to go and Lichfield still needing 104 to win — looked like a foregone conclusion. But

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Ex-professional cricketer Dion Taljard jailed for raping woman – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

Ex-professional cricketer Dion Taljard jailed for raping woman
Manchester Evening News
The 47-year-old, who had denied all wrongdoing, was an all-rounder and played professional cricket in South Africa for Border, a team within the country’s first-class set up, as well as at a number of clubs in Greater Manchester after he moved to the UK.

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Glamorgan v Northamptonshire: Richard Levi century gives visitors edge in Cardiff – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

Glamorgan v Northamptonshire: Richard Levi century gives visitors edge in Cardiff
BBC Sport
Glamorgan trail Northamptonshire by just 40 runs after ending day two of their County Championship Division Two match on 63-1 in their second innings. The visitors’ first innings 310 gave them a lead of 103 and owed much to a hard-hitting hundred from …
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Noel Gallagher shows his tender side after arriving in Manchester – with a big hug for mum Peggy – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

Noel Gallagher shows his tender side after arriving in Manchester – with a big hug for mum Peggy
Manchester Evening News
More than 14,000 are expected to attend the We Are Manchester celebration – a total sell-out. Noel’s brother, Liam, made a surprise appearance at the One Love Manchester benefit concert held at Lancashire County Cricket Club in the immediate aftermath

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Cricket star Imran Tahir left ‘humiliated after being kicked out of Birmingham Pakistan Consulate in visa row’ – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Cricket star Imran Tahir left ‘humiliated after being kicked out of Birmingham Pakistan Consulate in visa row’
Birmingham Mail
South African cricketer Imran Tahir and his family were left ‘humiliated’ by the Pakistan Consulate in Birmingham after trying to get visas to visit the country. The top ranked Pakistan-born leg spinner, 38, tweeted that the family were kicked out of

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Spectacular aerial images show London in its summer glory: From Primrose Hill to Wimbledon – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

Spectacular aerial images show London in its summer glory: From Primrose Hill to Wimbledon
Evening Standard
These stunning images taken from a daredevil photographer in a helicopter show London in all its glory during the summer months. From enraptured crowds at a Justin Bieber concert in Hyde Park to a packed Lord’s Cricket ground and Primrose Hill, the …

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