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A mouse in cricket whites at The Home of Corks – a match report

Send your match reports to [email protected] If it’s a professional match, on no account mention the cricket itself. If it’s an amateur match, feel free to go into excruciating detail. Balladeer writes: Long-time readers may recall my last jaunt to Lord’s, in the company of my friends Troubadour and Minstrel. Unfortunately those two fine humans have since decamped beyond the Watford Gap, meaning I’ll likely never see them again. This meant that when Durham (whom ...
Tags: Sex, Match Report, Victoria, Watford, Warwickshire, Middlesex, Durham, Compton, Wilfred, Tanya Aldred, Edrich, Laurence Elderbrook, Middlesex Second XI, Lancashire Second XI, Mummer

Dawid Malan: Yorkshire set to sign Middlesex batsman

Yorkshire are set to sign England batsman and former Middlesex captain Dawid Malan, BBC Radio Leeds reports.
Tags: England, Cricket, Yorkshire, Middlesex, Dawid Malan, BBC Radio Leeds

George Scott joins Gloucestershire after turning down new Middlesex deal

Allrounder moves on after four seasons with Middlesex
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Gloucestershire, George Scott

Gloucestershire: George Scott joins county on three-year deal from Middlesex

Gloucestershire sign Middlesex all-rounder George Scott on a three-year deal.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Gloucestershire, George Scott

“I had an idea how the day would pan out but I went anyway” – a match report

Send your match reports to [email protected] If it’s a professional match, on no account mention the cricket itself. If it’s an amateur match, feel free to go into excruciating detail. Edwardian went to Cambridge MCCU versus Worcestershire CCC at Fenner’s back in April. Edwardian writes… I had an idea how the day would pan out but I went anyway. I hadn’t been able to get to any of the county fixtures at Fenner’s so I decided to go, expecting to leave at lunch...
Tags: Sex, Cambridge, Match Report, Worcester, Middlesex, Glamorgan, Worcestershire, Robert, Fenner, New Road, Worcestershire Sauce, Pollock, MCCU, Middlesex CCC, Worcestershire CCC, Cambridge MCCU

Handel's Aci, Galatea e Polifemo: laBarocca at Wigmore Hall

Handel’s English pastoral masque Acis and Galatea was commissioned by James Brydges, Earl of Carnavon and later Duke of Chandos, and had it first performance sometime between 1718-20 at Cannons, the stately home on the grand Middlesex estate where Brydges maintained a group of musicians for his chapel and private entertainments.
Tags: Religion, Duke, Middlesex, Handel, Galatea, Wigmore Hall, Chandos, Aci Galatea, James Brydges Earl of Carnavon, Brydges

Miguel Cummins quits West Indies to sign Kolpak deal with Middlesex

Middlesex sign West Indies quick while Dawid Malan announces decision to step down as captain
Tags: Sport, Cricket, West Indies, Middlesex, Dawid Malan, Kolpak, Miguel Cummins

Tim Murtagh six-for delivers Middlesex's first win of the season

Veteran seamer helps run through Worcestershire as Middlesex wrap up 127-run victory on final day
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Worcestershire, Tim Murtagh

Dawid Malan 124 presses Middlesex advantage despite bad weather

Middlesex extend lead to 352 in pursuit of first win after much of the day lost to rain
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Dawid Malan

Tom Helm, Dawid Malan fire to put Middlesex on top

Fast bowler's five-for sees Worcestershire skittled before captain Dawid Malan notches unbeaten hundred
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Worcestershire, Dawid Malan, Tom Helm Dawid Malan

County Championship: Dawid Malan century puts Middlesex in control at New Road

Middlesex captain Dawid Malan's superb hundred puts his side firmly in the driving seat against Worcestershire.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, New Road, Dawid Malan

Middlesex bowlers strike back after Dawid Malan offers only true batting resistance

Tom Helm claims two wickets to put Worcestershire on the back foot
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Worcestershire, Dawid Malan, Tom Helm

County Championship: Worcestershire and Middlesex batsmen struggle on day one

The opening day of Worcestershire's Division Two match against Middlesex at New Road ends just about even as the batsmen struggle.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Worcestershire, New Road

Jonh Simpson keeps Middlesex in touch with first fifty in two years

Leicestershire need 267 on final day with 10 wickets in hand
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Leicestershire, Jonh Simpson

County Championship: Leicestershire set for final-day run chase at Lord's

Leicestershire face a final-day run chase to beat Middlesex after bowling out the hosts for 223 on day three at Lord's.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Leicestershire, Lord s. Leicestershire

Ollie Rayner breaks up threatening Leicestershire pair to keep Middlesex in control

Harry Dearden, Colin Ackermann post half-centuries before Rayner strikes
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Leicestershire, Rayner, Ollie Rayner, Harry Dearden Colin Ackermann

County Championship: Leicestershire slump at Lord's after century stand

Leicestershire struggle to 257-9 on day two against Middlesex, despite a 110-run stand by Colin Ackermann and Harry Dearden.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Leicestershire, Colin Ackermann

One-Word Book Titles

Merriam-Webster asked 11 authors how they came up with their single-word book titles. Here’s A.S. Byatt talking about Possession: The book began with a word — the title — Possession. Earlier novels have begun with characters, or themes, but Possession began when I was watching the great Canadian Coleridge scholar, Kathleen Coburn, working in the British Museum and thought — “she cannot have had a thought that was not his thought for the last 30 or 40 years.” And then I thought — “and what I kno...
Tags: British Museum, Middlesex, Jason Kottke, Francis Ford Coppola, Merriam Webster, Byatt, Coleridge, Coppola, Jeffrey Eugenides, Kathleen Coburn

Nick Gubbins sets platform despite Mohammad Abbas snapping up four

There were half-centuries for Nick Gubbins, Tom Lace and George Scott and Middlesex made a solid start against Leicestershire
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Nick Gubbins, George Scott, Mohammad Abbas, Nick Gubbins Tom Lace

County Championship: Middlesex frustrate Leicestershire on day one

Three Middlesex batsmen make half-centuries as the hosts frustrate Leicestershire on day one at Lord's.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Leicestershire

Tom Lace: Middlesex recall batsman from Derbyshire loan

Middlesex set to hand debut to batsman Tom Lace after recalling him from loan spell at Derbyshire
Tags: Cricket, Derbyshire, Middlesex, Tom Lace

Max Holden's brutal best launches Middlesex into final stages

County leapfrog Somerset and Gloucestershire to set up Lord's showdown with Lancashire
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Somerset, Middlesex, Gloucestershire, Max Holden

Holden hammers record score in Middlesex win over Kent

Max Holden hits a new Middlesex best List A score of 166 to help his side beat Kent and earn a One-Day Cup home semi-final.
Tags: Cricket, Kent, Middlesex, Holden, Max Holden

Sam Robson, Nick Gubbins keep Middlesex on course for knock-outs

Batting pair led the way again with innings of 92 and 79 respectively to secure victory against Glamorgan
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Sam Robson Nick Gubbins

Gubbins leads Middlesex to win over Glamorgan

Nick Gubbins and Sam Robson take Middlesex to a five-wicket win over Glamorgan and into second place in the South Group with one game left.
Tags: Cricket, Middlesex, Glamorgan, Sam Robson, Gubbins, Nick Gubbins, South Group

Sam Robson scores maiden one-day ton as Middlesex crush Somerset

Nick Gubbins adds 90 to set up Middlesex's third-highest 50-over total
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Somerset, Middlesex, Sam Robson, Nick Gubbins

One-Day Cup: Sam Robson hits 106 as Middlesex beat Somerset by 118 runs

Sam Robson's maiden one-day century helps Middlesex to a comprehensive 118-run win against Somerset.
Tags: Cricket, Somerset, Middlesex, Sam Robson

Massachusetts prosecutors to sue ICE over courthouse arrests

BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors, public defenders and community groups in Massachusetts plan to file a federal lawsuit against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement over its policy of arresting people at courthouses on civil immigration matters. Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins are among the people scheduled to attend a news […]
Tags: News, Boston, Massachusetts, Ap, Nation, Middlesex, Suffolk, U S Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Marian Ryan, Rachael Rollins

Middlesex claim London spoils with 37-run win over rivals Surrey

Middlesex seal third win in four games to break into the top half of South Group
Tags: London, Sport, Cricket, Surrey, Middlesex

One-Day Cup: Ross Taylor shines on debut as Middlesex beat Surrey at the Oval

Middlesex defeat Surrey by 37 runs in the One-Day Cup as Ross Taylor marks his debut with makes 64 off 78 balls.
Tags: Cricket, Surrey, Middlesex, Oval, Ross Taylor

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