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13 March, 2018 5:44 PM Former India coach John Wright returning to Derbyshire

London: Former New Zealand and India coach John Wright is to return to Derbyshire to oversee their upcoming campaign in English domestic cricket's Twenty20 Blast competition, the Midlands county announced on Tuesday. Wright knows Derbyshire well, having played for the club during his career as a New Zealand batsman. Last season saw Wright guide Derbyshire 57

17 July, 2017 8:00 AM Scientists 'Reconstruct' Face Of A Man Who Lived Over 4,000 Years Ago

"We have a duty of care to the deceased, we wanted to emphasise that these are people." London: Scientists have reconstructed the face of a Bronze Age farmer using 3D digital technology to "humanise" a damaged 4,000-year-old skull. The skeleton, found in the UK in the 1930s, has been in Buxton Museum's collection for about 30 years. It was found damaged 31

18 June, 2017 5:50 PM ICC Women's World Cup winner to get USD 660,000 prize money

London: The eight top teams of the world will be vying for a winner's prize of USD 660,000 in the ICC Women?s World Cup, which will be held in the United Kingdom from June 24 to July 23. The ICC had earlier in May announced that the total prize money for the tournament would be USD 2 million, 10 times of the amount at stake in the 2013 edition. The prize 46

26 September, 2016 12:37 AM Wow! This man from Britain breaks 90-year-old record by growing world's heaviest red cabbage (See pic)

London: A vegetable grower from Britain's Cornwall has broken a 90-year- old record by growing the world's heaviest red cabbage. David Thomas from Leedstown, Cornwall, presented the 23.2 kg vegetable at this year's National Giant Vegetable Championships, beating the previous record, set in 1925 by R Straw of Staveley, Derbyshire, weighed in at 19.05 kg. Official 10

18 July, 2016 2:14 AM County Championship: Glamorgan v Derbyshire (Sun)

Andrew Salter and Owen Morgan could play for Glamorgan as the Welsh county and Derbyshire aim for their first County Championship win this season. Glamorgan have named the young spinners in their squad but batsmen Chris Cooke and Colin Ingram and bowlers Dean Cosker and Timm van der Gugten are out. Derbyshire's Harvey Hosein will play his first Championship 201

10 December, 2015 1:42 PM Donald Trump Muslim Comments: Sadiq Khan says 'I hope Trump loses

Labour's London mayoral candidate says he hopes US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump "loses badly", following comments that Muslims should be banned from entering the US. Sadiq Khan told the Victoria Derbyshire programme that, as a Muslim, he would be prevented from travelling to the US to meet the mayors of major cities there if the plan was realised 1001

2 September, 2015 1:47 PM Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara`s Twitter account hacked

New Delhi: Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara on Wednesday claimed that his Twitter account had been hacked after an obscene tweet appeared on his verified Twitter account. Sangakkara, who is currently playing for Surrey in the County Championship against Derbyshire in London, found out about the disaster during the Lunch break at The Oval today 24

29 August, 2015 7:33 AM Cheteshwar Pujara reminds us what he's really made of

And to think, despite carrying India with an excellent century in his comeback Test, Cheteshwar Pujara may not feature in their next one come November 5. Such is the predicament facing the Indian batsman from which there was perhaps the most expectancy in the era post the Fab Five, the domestic run machine whose place at No 3 was all but assured with Rahul 40

27 April, 2015 8:06 PM Martin Guptill stars for Derbyshire with double century

New Zealand`s Martin Guptill carried on where he left off at the World Cup by scoring a stunning maiden first-class double-century as Derbyshire took charge of their County Championship match away to Gloucestershire at Bristol on Monday. The 28-year-old Guptill struck 227 off just 176 balls, including 29 fours and 11 sixes. Guptill, dropped on 57, completed 17

22 April, 2015 8:25 PM Surrey captain lauds `true professional` Pietersen

London: Surrey captain Gareth Batty hailed Kevin Pietersen as a "true professional" after the former England skipper struck a brisk unbeaten fifty against Glamorgan in the County Championship on Wednesday. South Africa-born batsman Pietersen has not played for England since controversially being axed last year following the team`s 5-0 Ashes thrashing 18