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ECB secures major investment programme for grassroots cricket

ECB secures major investment programme for grassroots cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board has agreed a four-year whole sport funding plan with Sport England for the development at grassroots.

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Mixed bag for England

Mixed bag for England

England Moderate Learning Difficulties squad enjoyed a mixed start to their preparations for the tri-nations series against Australia and South Africa.

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Cash boost for Essex disability cricket

Cash boost for Essex disability cricket

Essex Cricket has won a £10,000 grant from ‘Awards for All’ to help set up disability sections in five local clubs.

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Stern examination awaits Dean's men

Stern examination awaits Dean's men

England's Ashes winning blind team are set for another tough challenge when they face Pakistan this summer.

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Surrey crowned champions

Surrey crowned champions

Surrey emerged victorious over Wales at the recent Cricket Federation for People with Disabilities UK Tournament held at Oxford Brookes University.

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Foy sees the funny side

Foy sees the funny side

Justin Goulding

Have you heard the one about the blind cricketer who moonlights as a stand-up comedian? Introducing Nathan Foy, not only the best player in the world but a budding comic in his own right.

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Foy scoops top disability honour

Foy scoops top disability honour

England Blind batsman Nathan Foy has won the ECB’s inaugural Disability Player of the Year award.

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Sohail shines as Tigers bare teeth

Sohail shines as Tigers bare teeth

Mohammed Sohail scored an unbeaten century as Essex Tigers made a perfect start to their BCEW Nemisys Blind Cricket League campaign with a 133-run win over Northamptonshire Steelbacks.

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Cash boost for charity

Cash boost for charity

ECB Chief Executive David Collier handed a £200,000 cheque to the Lord's Taverners during the charity's AGM and pre-season lunch at Lord's.

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Honours even at Old Trafford

Honours even at Old Trafford

England and Wales shared the spoils in a double-header at Old Trafford in a 20th anniversary celebration for mixed disability cricket.

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