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Sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen says that the new director of cricket has some ‘huge decisions’ to make

Strauss is the favourite to be appointed to the new role of director of cricket at the ECB

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The New Zealand coach, Mike Hesson, believes his team will earn the right to play major series

The World Cup finalists arrive looking to establish their credentials in the traditional form of the game

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Martin Guptill hit 227 off just 176 balls for Derbyshire recently

He has smashed early runs for Derbyshire and tells Richard Edwards to expect more from the 'freakish' Brendon McCullum and his buoyant team during their tour of England

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Michael Vaughan felt the director of cricket role ‘was not the right job for me at this moment in time’

It is thought that the former England captain has too many other commitments

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'Nothing less than Cook’s departure would show that Strauss was his own man'

Andrew Strauss is the latest favourite, but might be seen as too close to the present regime

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Charlie Morris ended the match with career-best figures of 9 for 109

Somerset 250 & 90 Worcestershire 402 (Worcs win by innings and 62 runs)

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Trott strokes through the covers against Australia in 2013

The South-African born veteran has announced his international retirement

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Alastair Cook speaks with Geoffrey Boycott

Strauss looks set to be appointed as the new director of cricket, but Boycott has hit out at the decision that will keep Cook 'safe and captain forever'

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Jonathan Trott made just 72 runs in three Tests in the West Indies – which included three ducks

It became evident in the first innings of the final Test that Trott still had difficulty coping with the short ball

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Wicketkeeper Ben Cox struck his second first-class hundred to leave Somerset trailing by 152 runs

Worcestershire’s  23-year-old wicketkeeper completed the second first-class century of his career and all-rounder Joe Leach narrowly failed to do likewise

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Peter Moores, left, shakes hands with Jonathan Trott after England’s humiliating defeat by West Indies

England are in denial, but axing coach Peter Moores and rushing to give ex-captain Andrew Strauss director's job would be folly

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Jimmy Anderson shows his frustration as a chance goes begging for England

It was a thoroughly absorbing struggle, a surprising climax to a contest that has demanded attrition – and was getting it right to the end

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Jimmy Anderson celebrates trapping Marlon Samuels lbw to pick up his third wicket

After England subside to 257 all out, their talismanic bowler strikes early and often

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Alastair Cook celebrates his first Test century in two years

 

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Jonathan Trott departs for a duck in the third test against the West Indies

Trott was dismissed for a third-ball duck as he continues to struggle in the West Indies

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Man of the match Alec Stewart (left) celebrates with Angus Fraser after winning the fourth Test in Barbados in April 1994

The Kensington Oval in Barbados, Friday’s venue for the third Test, is an iconic ground that has seen some famous contests between West Indies and England. Stephen Brenkley speaks to the talismen from two memorable Nineties encounters

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Mark Wood

Mark Wood has impressed the England hierarchy on his first tour

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With Morgan away at the IPL, new era set to get under way in Ireland

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Jimmy Anderson celebrates one of his four wickets with his England team-mates in Grenada on Saturday night

Even an Ashes triumph seems possible after victory over West Indies

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Warwickshire’s opening batsman Ian Westwood drives through the covers against last season’s champions Yorkshire

This 151 not out was an excellent start, the keystone around which Warwickshire recovered from the loss of their present captain, Varun Chopra, to the third ball of the match

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Graham Taylor pictured during his time as England manager
FootballLATESTFormer national team manager dismisses book’s allegation over comments at a lunch as ‘nonsense’
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England manager Roy Hodgson (L) poses with former England managers (L-R) Graham Taylor, Terry Venables, Fabio Capello and Sven-Goran Eriksson
COMMENTTaylor was certainly colour blind in the way he helped turn Watford forwards Blissett and Barnes into England internationals, writes Ian Herbert
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England captain Chris Robshaw
rugby unionINTERVIEWWith a home World Cup just round the corner, the red rose captain tells Jack de Menezes he feels inspired by March’s breathless win over France
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Wasps fans at the Ricoh Arena
The club have been on the up since moving to Coventry
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Sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen says that the new director of cricket has some ‘huge decisions’ to make
cricketStrauss is the favourite to be appointed to the new role of director of cricket at the ECB
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Martin Guptill hit 227 off just 176 balls for Derbyshire recently
England vs New Zealand: He has smashed early runs for Derbyshire and tells Richard Edwards to expect more from the 'freakish' Brendon McCullum and his buoyant team during their tour of England
Sport
BOXINGAfter Filipino recovers from shoulder injury next year
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Floyd Mayweather lands a punch on Manny Pacquiao in Saturday night's fight
Unbeaten American has mocked his beaten opponent on Instagram
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Rory McIlroy in discussion with Tiger Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg
GolfPlayers Championship 2015: Irishman believes victory in California has set him up nicely for Sawgrass - but has nothing but respect for his new rival
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Tiger Woods
golfBreak up of relationship with skier coincides with difficult anniversary, writes Kevin Garside
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Prankster Dan Jarvis managed to slip security staff at the London Aquatics Centre over the weekend
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Mayweather won by unanimous decision as Pacquiao struggled throughout
BOXINGTwo Las Vegas residents file a class-action lawsuit against boxer
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Amir Khan, ringside at the MGM in Las Vegas on Saturday, hopes to get a shot at Mayweather
COMMENT Khan, I'm convinced, will miss out for American's next fight, writes Steve Bunce
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Chris Stowe (left) managed to blag his way in Floyd Mayweather's entourage
Two blaggers from Essex celebrated with Justin Bieber and had pictures taken with the likes of Paris Hilton and Nicole Scherzinger
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Laura Robson has pulled out of the 2015 French Open
tennisFrench Open: 16-month absence set to continue on a little longer
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Joe Launchbury
rugby unionWasps vs Leicester: Launchbury has recovered from a neck injury and makes his Wasps return on Saturday
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netballNew national netball coach tells Stuart Robertson her plan to avoid being also-rans again at World Cup
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Greaves remain Tottenham's record goalscorer
England legend is aware that he suffered a 'severe stroke' after being hospitalised on Sunday
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