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The Beast from the East stops play

The County Championship gets underway in just over a month's time, but it's two-sweater weather around the shires at present ...

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Shapoor brightens Afghanistan's famous Lord's day

Shapoor Zadran gave the large contingent of Afghanistan fans plenty to cheer at Lord's during their historic first match at the ground before the weather closed in

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MacLaurin to succeed Fleming as MCC president

Lord MacLaurin of Knebworth, the former chairman of the England & Wales Cricket Board, will make a return to the sport later this year when he succeeds Matthew Fleming as president of MCC

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Afghanistan lined up to play MCC at Lord's

Afghanistan will take part in their maiden fixture at Lord's this summer, with New Zealand's former captain Brendon McCullum lined up to captain MCC in a 50-over contest

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Lavender marches into top MCC post

MCC have appointed Guy Lavender as their next chief executive. He moves from an identical role at Somerset later this year

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Gregory and Overton put MCC in command

Lewis Gregory and Craig Overton shared nine wickets between them to secure MCC a sizeable first-innings lead on the second day of their Champion County fixture against Middlesex in Abu Dhabi.

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Clarke stars as English season opens in Abu Dhabi

Joe Clarke put an unproductive England Lions tour of Sri Lanka behind him when he made 89 as the MCC struck 332 all out on the opening day of the Champion County clash against Middlesex in Abu Dh

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New laws mean players can be sent off

The MCC has confirmed that umpires will have the authority to send players off for serious breaches of behaviour under updated laws of the game which will be used from Oct. 1.

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382dScott Oliver

Shelf life

"I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library," declared the Anglophile if not cricket-loving Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges, and in one of his famous ficciones, "The

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466dSidharth Monga in Mumbai

MCC moves to limit bat dimensions

The MCC World Cricket Committee has responded to growing concerns about the size of bats by introducing new limits on their dimensions.

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Brewer rings bell on Lord's stint

The MCC has announced that Derek Brewer will step down as chief executive in the winter of 2017-18.

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New MCC president eyes younger fans

In appointing Matthew Fleming as its youngest president since Peter May several decades ago, the MCC has opted for a colourful individual.

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City v county: decision time for English cricket

Lord's has hosted many memorable encounters over the years, but Wednesday's meeting between the counties and the ECB executive promises to rival the best of them for ferocity and, in its way, sig

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MCCU scheme boosted by new sponsor

The MCC University (MCCU) scheme has received a significant boost with news that a sponsor has been found to cover previous cuts in funding

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Nepal XI defeat MCC in Lord's debut

Nepal inscribed another noteworthy entry in their cricketing history by winning on their first visit to Lord's on Tuesday in front of several thousand delighted fans