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The eventual champions Somerset (black kit) in action against London Metro. Pic: Martin Humby

North London hosts best blind cricketers in county T20 finals

The country’s best blind cricketers demonstrated their skills at North London Cricket Club on Saturday in the county T20 finals.

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Dawid Malan, Middlesex

Opening Up: Middlesex cricket column with Dawid Malan

Chris Rogers seems to save his very best performances for when we’re in real trouble – and Taunton last week was a classic example.

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Gareth Berg, Middlesex.

Middlesex may look to recruit all-rounder for next season

Middlesex are set to make the all-rounder’s position their top priority when they begin reshaping the squad for next season.

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Ravi Patel, Middlesex

Positive spin: Middlesex cricket column with Ravi Patel

It’s been disappointing for me to miss the last two matches, but you can always accept being left out if the reasons are valid.

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Football See all

Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates scoring the equaliser with team-mate Kieran Gibbs

Arsenal star says Gunners won’t change their style for Chelsea clash

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists that Arsenal will not surrender their attacking style when they take on front-runners Chelsea in their next Premier League game.

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The eventual champions Somerset (black kit) in action against London Metro. Pic: Martin Humby

North London hosts best blind cricketers in county T20 finals

The country’s best blind cricketers demonstrated their skills at North London Cricket Club on Saturday in the county T20 finals.

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Boxing See all

Georgie Kean (white shorts) defeats Duane Green at York Hall. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Islington fighter eyes slot on Fury and Chisora undercard

Islington light-middleweight Georgie Kean is hoping to force his way onto the ‘Bad Blood’ blockbuster show in November after his victorious return to action last weekend.

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Highgate Harriers president Henry Dodwell (right) presents Ben Pochee with a certificate of honorary life membership

It’s au revoir as Highgate Harriers coach Ben Pochee departs

Highgate Harriers’ young athletes bade farewell to coach and club stalwart Ben Pochee with a ceremonial lap of honour at Parliament Hill Fields.

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Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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