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Books to read at the cricket? The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati

Have you tried to read summat while at a cricket match? Let us know how it went at [email protected] Edwardian writes: This was the day Alastair Cook scored his final Test century. I was at Lord’s to watch Middlesex play Kent and also to meet up with regular King Cricket contributor Ged Ladd after he had flung himself around playing Real Tennis. I was sitting in the member’s stand dipping in and out of The Tartar Steppe (1938)  by Dino Buzzati. Buzzati records where he wrote t...
Tags: Sex, Time, Alastair Cook, Kent, Middlesex, Extras, Drogo, Ged Ladd, Dino Buzzati, Books to read at the cricket, John Kennedy Toole Books, Dino Buzzati Buzzati, Corrierre della Sera, Giovanni Drogo

Middlesex opt to furlough players and staff amid coronavirus pandemic

Middlesex become the latest county to furlough players and staff amid the coronavirus pandemic and delayed domestic season.
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Peter Handscomb left frustrated with Middlesex contract 'on hold'

Australian batsman was due to captain his new county in first-class and one-day cricket
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The Shadow King: Kasi Lemmons Adapting Maaza Mengiste’s Historical Fiction Novel

The Shadow King: Kasi Lemmons Adapting Maaza Mengiste’s Historical Fiction Novel Kasi Lemmons (Harriet, Eve’s Bayou) is adapting and directing The Shadow King, according to Deadline, a feature adaptation of Maaza Mengiste’s historical fiction novel about the Ethiopian women soldiers, left out of the historical record, who went to battle against Mussolini’s invading army in 1935 Ethiopia. Atlas Entertainment will produce the adaptation. RELATED: Middlesex: Paramount TV Adaptating Jeffrey Eugen...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Ethiopia, Mussolini, Middlesex, Atlas Entertainment, Richard Suckle, Charles Roven, Kasi, Maaza, Jeffrey Eugenides, W W Norton Company, Kasi Lemmons, Lemmons, Hirut, Maaza Mengiste

Middlesex: Paramount TV Adapting Jeffrey Eugenides’ Novel into Series

Middlesex: Paramount TV adapting Jeffrey Eugenides’ novel into series According to Variety, Paramount Television Studios is in the process of developing a series adaptation of author Jeffrey Eugenides’ best-selling coming-of-age novel titled Middlesex with Sam Taylor-Johnson (Fifty Shades of Grey, A Million Little Pieces) attached to direct. This project marks the second time that the novel will be developed into series as HBO previously attempted to make the series adaptation back in 2002. R...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, TV, Movies, Jamie Dornan, John Lennon, TV News, Detroit, Tessa Thompson, Sam Taylor Johnson, Middlesex, Grey, Cal, Motor City, Mount Olympus, Taylor Johnson

‘Middlesex’ TV Series Based on Jeffrey Eugenides’ Novel in the Works With Sam Taylor-Johnson Set to Direct

Jeffrey Eugenides, the author of The Virgin Suicides, is about to have one of his other bestselling novels receive an adaptation — this time on the small screen. Eugenides’ coming-of-age novel meets immigrant drama Middlesex is being adapted into a TV series by Paramount Television Studios, with Fifty Shades of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson set to helm. Variety broke the news that Paramount TV has acquired the TV rights to Jeffrey Eugenides’ Middlesex following a competitive bidding situa...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Drama, Fifty Shades Of Grey, America, Netflix, Adaptation, House Of Cards, Detroit, Paramount Pictures, Sam Taylor Johnson, Middlesex, Calliope, Jeffrey Eugenides, Grosse Pointe Michigan

‘Middlesex’ Series in Development at Paramount Television Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

Paramount Television Studios has acquired the television rights to the book “Middlesex” by Jeffrey Eugenides in a competitive situation, Variety has learned exclusively. The book was first published in 2002 and has gone on to sell more than 4 million copies. It also won a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2003. It was previously in […]
Tags: News, Sam Taylor-Johnson, Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides, Paramount Television Studios, David Manson

A Sim Series 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. Chuck writes: Having been able to garner premium ‘working from home’ tickets to every single day of the entire Sim Test Series between Sri Lanka and England, you can imagine my trepidation that I might actually get to see some virtual cricket after all – the viewing of which would obviously prevent...
Tags: Chuck, England, Sex, Nottinghamshire, Match Report, Sri Lanka, Middlesex, Durham, Tendulkar, Laurence Elderbrook

Kunofsky, Kanter, and D’Ambrosia of Marcus & Millichap sell AMC

Tyngsboro, MA Marcus & Millichap completed the sale of an AMC Theater located at 440 Middlesex Rd., according t...
Tags: Amc, Radio, Middlesex, Marcus, AMC Theater, MILLICHAP, Kunofsky Kanter, D'Ambrosia, Tyngsboro MA Marcus Millichap

Mitchell Marsh joins Middlesex for 2020 Blast

Australia allrounder will feature alongside Mujeeb Ur Rahman as club's overseas players
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Mitchell Marsh, Mujeeb Ur Rahman

Mitchell Marsh: Middlesex sign Australia all-rounder for T20 Blast

Middlesex sign Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh for this season's T20 Blast campaign.
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Dimitri Mascarenhas signs two-year deal with Middlesex as T20 bowling coach

Former England seamer set to spend whole summer at Lord's with London Spirit role following Blast
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Dimitri Mascarenhas, London Spirit

Paul Stirling: Northants sign Ireland opener for Blast

Northants sign Ireland and former Middlesex all-rounder Paul Stirling for part of this summer's T20 Blast competition.
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Highly-rated Tom Barber joins Nottinghamshire after Middlesex release

Left-arm fast bowler resumes link-up with Kevin Shine after successful trial
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Tom Barber: Nottinghamshire sign former Middlesex pace bowler

Nottinghamshire sign former Middlesex and Hampshire pace bowler Tom Barber on a one-year deal.
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Middlesex: Toby Roland-Jones and Martin Andersson sign new deals

Middlesex seamer Toby Roland-Jones and all-rounder Martin Andersson sign new deals with the club.
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Martin Andersson: Middlesex all-rounder signs contract extension at Lord's to 2021

Middlesex all-rounder Martin Andersson signs a new contract extension tying him to Lord's until 2021.
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Eoin Morgan named as Middlesex T20 captain

England skipper takes over from Dawid Malan after his move to Yorkshire
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Eoin Morgan, Middlesex, Dawid Malan

Eoin Morgan: Middlesex appoint England World Cup-winning skipper as T20 Blast captain

England World Cup-winning skipper Eoin Morgan will captain Middlesex in next season's T20 Blast.
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$10,000 in a Coffee Cup: 8 Politicians Swept Up in N.J. Corruption Cases

One aspiring politician is accused of getting her bribe in a coffee cup chock-full of $100 bills. Another, a mayoral hopeful, of receiving his at his campaign headquarters in a bag stuffed with $10,000.There was also a councilman who accepted a cash-stuffed envelope from a man who explicitly asked for a "quid pro quo," according to a court document, and an official who funneled thousands of dollars into a charity he ran, then diverted the money for personal use.These were among the allegations m...
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Mohammad Hafeez suspended from bowling in ECB competitions

His action was reported during his stint at Middlesex in the Vitality Blast
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Mohammad Hafeez: Pakistan spinner's action deemed illegal while playing for Middlesex

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez is banned from bowling in English competitions after his action is deemed illegal.
Tags: Cricket, Pakistan, Middlesex, Mohammad Hafeez

Tom Lace: Middlesex batsman agrees new contract after Derbyshire loan spell

Tom Lace agrees a contract extension with Middlesex after heading Derbyshire's Championship averages in 2019 while on loan.
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Middlesex re-sign Mujeeb Ur Rahman for T20 Blast

Spinner played ten games for the club during 2019 campaign
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Mujeeb Ur Rahman: Middlesex re-sign Afghanistan spinner for T20 Blast

Middlesex have re-signed Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman for next season's Twenty20 Blast campaign.
Tags: Afghanistan, Cricket, Middlesex, Mujeeb Ur Rahman

Glamorgan: 2020 Championship season to start against Middlesex

Glamorgan's first game of a revamped County summer in 2020 will be against Middlesex in Cardiff.
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Even the mere *idea* of playing for Yorkshire seems to have helped Dawid Malan. Somehow

Dawid Malan (via Sky Sports) Dawid Malan is the Ann Veal of English cricket. For a man who deploys a W so ostentatiously, he’s weirdly easy to overlook. Malan has an Ashes hundred to his name and he’s also made England’s fastest T20 hundred, but still there’ll be people saying, “Dawid Malan – which one’s he?” He’s the one who plays for Yorkshire. Malan’s comments about leaving Middlesex earlier this week were slightly odd. “I’ve been captain for two years and I’ve bee...
Tags: England, Sex, Yorkshire, England cricket news, Jason Gillespie, Middlesex, Ali Martin, Dawid Malan, Malan, Stuart Law, Ann Veal, Yorkshire Malan

'Didn't want to finish my career plodding along' - Malan on Middlesex departure

Dawid Malan says he felt like he was banging his head against a wall as Middlesex captain
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Dawid Malan joins Yorkshire on four-year deal

Opening batsman leaves Middlesex two seasons earlier than expected
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Dawid Malan: Yorkshire sign England batsman from Middlesex in four-year deal

England batsman Dawid Malan joins Yorkshire from Middlesex on a four-year deal.
Tags: England, News, Yorkshire, Middlesex, Dawid Malan

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