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Obituary: Sir Everton Weekes – a West Indies legend

Sir Everton Weekes was the last survivor of the famous ‘Three Ws’ – a trio of West Indies batting legends whose lives and careers became irrevocably entwined. Frank Worrell, Everton Weekes and Clyde Walcott were all born within 18 months, and within three miles of each other in Barbados – and were even delivered by […]

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Counties reported 17 suspected cases of coronavirus before shutdown

County cricket teams reported 17 suspected cases of coronavirus among players and staff before the shutdown in March Thirteen players and four members of staff with Covid-19 type symptom The findings were collated by the ECB prior to the March 23 lockdown Investigations were by the governing body’s science and medicine team County cricket reported […]

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Stokes' dad Ged backs his lad to shine as England captain

‘He has the ability, the cricketing knowledge and nous to do the job admirably’: Ben Stokes’ dad Ged backs his lad to shine as England captain Ben Stokes is stepping up with Joe Root taking time to be with his family  Root’s wife Carrie is due to give birth later this week and he needs […]