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Another incredible sporting year for Britain

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2013. The year that had the task of living up to the Olympic year of 2012. As tough acts to follow go, it’s as hard as Moyes after Sir Alex Ferguson, the next Alien film in the 80’s or to be after Peter Kay in the running order of a comedy show.

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Preview: 4th Ashes Test Match


The Emirates Durham ICG may not be as spectacular as the MCG but if England manage to secure a much-anticipated series win on Tuesday, the small ground in the North of England will forever go down in history as the venue of a special win for England.

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Lords: we’ve only just begun

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Cantering on, this rivalry of all rivalries reaches what can be considered the tournament proper.

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The Ashes: can England continue Britain’s summer of sporting success?

Well, you may think, surely 2013 cannot possibly eclipse the summer of 2012? With the European Champions and the London Olympic and Paralympic games, you’d probably be right, but as we’ve  already seen with Justin Rose at the US Open, the Lions in Australia and Andy Murray at Wimbledon, that this summer appears to be […]

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Successful stint in South Africa for Carter

Former Lincolnshire cricketer Andy Carter has just returned from South Africa with the England Performance Squad. Carter hopes that with the backing of Lincolnshire coach Mark Fell he can carry on making strides.

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