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I have never seen a better player in my life than Rahul Dravid, says Graeme Swann
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I have never seen a better player in my life than Rahul Dravid, says Graeme Swann

Dravid played for Kent under John Wright's coaching and had a good season with the county side.

New Zealand pacer Matt Henry's county contract with Kent mutually withdrawn due to COVID-19 pandemic
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New Zealand pacer Matt Henry's county contract with Kent mutually withdrawn due to COVID-19 pandemic

New Zealand pacer Matt Henry's contract with Kent Cricket for the first seven matches of this season's County Championship has been mutually withdrawn due to the rapidly-spreading COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus Outbreak: PGA Championship rescheduled to August due to COVID-19, says report
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Coronavirus Outbreak: PGA Championship rescheduled to August due to COVID-19, says report

The PGA Championship was originally planned for 14-17 May but the PGA of America announced on March 17 that the event had been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

UK police say 39 Chinese found dead in truck near London; Boris Johnson calls it 'unimaginable tragedy'
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UK police say 39 Chinese found dead in truck near London; Boris Johnson calls it 'unimaginable tragedy'

The 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain were Chinese nationals, British media outlets reported on Thursday, citing sources.

Hasan Ali's dubious catch in Pakistan's practice match against Kent sparks debate
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Hasan Ali's dubious catch in Pakistan's practice match against Kent sparks debate

Hasan Ali grounded the catch but continued his celebration as the ball lay on the ground and the batsman was not given a reprieve by the umpire.

Imad Wasim scores unbeaten century to help Pakistan beat Kent in tour opener
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Imad Wasim scores unbeaten century to help Pakistan beat Kent in tour opener

Imad Wasim hit an unbeaten century as Pakistan began their tour of England with a 100-run win over Kent on Saturday.

Sri Lanka vs England: Jason Roy's fiery knock helps visitors beat Thisara Perera and Co by 30 runs in Only T20I
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Sri Lanka vs England: Jason Roy's fiery knock helps visitors beat Thisara Perera and Co by 30 runs in Only T20I

Jason Roy hit 69 off 36 balls and Joe Denly, returning to the England side after eight years, opened the bowling with his leg spin and took four wickets as the tourists won by 30 runs.

Ireland wicket-keeper Niall O'Brien announces retirement from all forms of game
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Ireland wicket-keeper Niall O'Brien announces retirement from all forms of game

Niall O'Brien, who made his international debut against Denmark in 2002, played 216 times for Ireland and appeared in his nation's first-ever Test, against Pakistan, in May this year.

Ireland captain William Porterfield hopes local conditions aid hosts during their Test debut against Pakistan
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Ireland captain William Porterfield hopes local conditions aid hosts during their Test debut against Pakistan

Ireland captain William Porterfield hopes a combination of local conditions and English county cricket experience will work in his side's favour when they make their Test debut at home to Pakistan later this week.

Kagiso Rabada's injury a 'blessing in disguise', says former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald
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Kagiso Rabada's injury a 'blessing in disguise', says former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald

Kagiso Rabada played a central role in South Africa's recent 3-1 Test series win over Australia — their first on home soil against the Australians since re-admission.

Asad Shafiq hits unbeaten century as Pakistan batsmen find form against Northamptonshire on Day 2
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Asad Shafiq hits unbeaten century as Pakistan batsmen find form against Northamptonshire on Day 2

Asad Shafiq made a hundred as several Pakistan batsmen spent valuable time in the middle on Saturday ahead of Test matches against Ireland and England.

Pakistan's Shadab Khan grabs six wickets on opening day of warm-up tie against Northamptonshire
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Pakistan's Shadab Khan grabs six wickets on opening day of warm-up tie against Northamptonshire

Shadab took six for 77 in 19 overs as Northamptonshire made 259 on the opening day of this four-day match – Pakistan's last before they provide the opposition for Ireland's inaugural Test match starting a week on Friday in Malahide

India captain Virat Kohli to accept 'very nominal fee' to turn up for his stint at English county Surrey
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India captain Virat Kohli to accept 'very nominal fee' to turn up for his stint at English county Surrey

Kohli, who will not play the one-off Test against Afghanistan and two T20 Internationals against Ireland (all in June), is keen to redeem himself in the Old Blighty in pursuit of greatness.

West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite to play for Kent in first four matches of T20 competition
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West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite to play for Kent in first four matches of T20 competition

Brathwaite, 29, who has played three Tests, 28 one-day internationals and 25 T20s for West Indies, said, "I'm delighted to be joining Kent Spitfires for my first taste of county cricket.

Captain Joe Denly hits unbeaten century on final day of tour-opener as Kent draw with Pakistan
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Captain Joe Denly hits unbeaten century on final day of tour-opener as Kent draw with Pakistan

Pakistan's bowlers got some overs under their belts as Kent captain Joe Denly made an attractive century on the final day of their tour-opener at Canterbury on Tuesday.

UK: Kicked out of Kent nightclub, 21-yr-old drives car into partygoers, injures 13; arrested for attempted murder
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UK: Kicked out of Kent nightclub, 21-yr-old drives car into partygoers, injures 13; arrested for attempted murder

A man who was kicked out of a night club in the UK later returned to the venue and drove his car into partygoers today, injuring at least thirteen people. Police were called after a Suzuki Vitara drove into Blake's in Gravesend, Kent.

Andre Russell interview: All-rounder rubbishes claims he turned his back on West Indies by opting out of World Cup qualifiers
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Andre Russell interview: All-rounder rubbishes claims he turned his back on West Indies by opting out of World Cup qualifiers

Russell told Firstpost: "I've seen the comments bashing me, saying that I am not interested in playing for West Indies and (had) turned my back on the team. I would never do that."

IPL 2018: Sam Billings looks forward to learn from MS Dhoni during Chennai Super Kings stint
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IPL 2018: Sam Billings looks forward to learn from MS Dhoni during Chennai Super Kings stint

Billings currently plays as a specialist batsman for his country (Jos Buttler dons the big gloves) and has made a name for himself as a superb fielder.

London tube attack: British police arrest 18-year-old suspect in Kent
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London tube attack: British police arrest 18-year-old suspect in Kent

A day after the London subway attack at Parsons Green station, British police say they have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the blast.

Kent's Sean Dickson, Joe Denly break partnership record in County Championship game against Northamptonshire
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Kent's Sean Dickson, Joe Denly break partnership record in County Championship game against Northamptonshire

South African Sean Dickson and Englishman Joe Denly shared a record 382-run partnership for Kent against Northamptonshire in a County Championship match at Beckenham on Tuesday.