Surrey and Elgar agree on 10-day contract

"It is greatly appreciated that Cricket South Africa have allowed Dean Elgar to play for us"

“It is greatly appreciated that Cricket South Africa have allowed Dean Elgar to play for us”

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Surrey have signed South Africa opener Dean Elgar as their overseas player for a 10-day stint since a number of their players are injured, on international duty or are taking part in other tournaments.

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Bristol council reject Gloucestershire’s floodlight plans

"We are clearly disappointed with this delay and will now be taking some time to review our options"

“We are clearly disappointed with this delay and will now be taking some time to review our options”

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Gloucestershire’s hopes of hosting a few matches during the 2019 World Cup have been dashed after Bristol council rejected their plans to install floodlights at┬áNevil Road.

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Bracewell to leave Gloucestershire at the end of January

"I have loved the challenge that was laid in front of me six years ago and with the Club having secured its future with international cricket it is time for us all to move on"

“I have loved the challenge that was laid in front of me six years ago and with the Club having secured its future with international cricket it is time for us all to move on”

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Gloucestershire have announced that their director of cricket, John Bracewell, will be leaving at the end of January.

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Lewis appointed as Sussex’s bowling coach

"It gives me great pleasure to be given the opportunity of developing and maximising the success of the existing bowling attack and the next crop of exciting young bowlers at Sussex"

“It gives me great pleasure to be given the opportunity of developing and maximising the success of the existing bowling attack and the next crop of exciting young bowlers at Sussex”

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After announcing his retirement, former England pace bowler Jon Lewis has been appointed as Sussex’s bowling coach.

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