Sport in Short: Cricket

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TONY WRIGHT has resigned as captain of bottom-of-the-table Gloucestershire and has been replaced by Courtney Walsh, the vice-captain and West Indian Test fast bowler.

TIM CURTIS, the Worcestershire captain and opening batsman, has been awarded a benefit for the 1994 season.

ONE-DAY REPRESENTATIVE MATCH (Haarlem): England XI 188 for 7 (M R Benson 58); Netherlands 189 for 3 (R Bradley 88no, P Cantrell 64). The Netherlands won by seven wickets.

ONE-DAY TOUR MATCH (Dublin): The Australians 361 for 3 dec (49 overs; M L Hayden 133no, A R Border 111, M J Slater 56); Ireland 89 (42 overs; W J Holdsworth 3-13, T J Zoehrer 3-23). The Australians won by 272 runs.