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Middlesex's Dawid Malan in action

Bangladesh experience has brought back Middlesex man’s confidence

To describe Dawid Malan’s form with the bat last season as a baffling conundrum would certainly be something of an understatement.

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Surrey's Steven Davies. Picture: Nigel French/EMPICS

Steven Davies and Zafar Ansari make wasteful Glamorgan pay as Surrey fight back

Steven Davies and Zafar Ansari took advantage of dropped catches to make half-centuries as Surrey reached 182 for five against Glamorgan on the opening day of the LV= County Championship Division Two season.

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Sussex's Matt Prior. Picture: Daniel Hambury/EMPICS

Matt Prior unbeaten as Sussex enjoy strong opening day against Middlesex

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior was among the runs as Sussex had the better of the first day of their opening LV= County Championship first division match against Middlesex at Hove.

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Eoin Morgan

England batsman has a point to prove, says Middlesex coach

Middlesex hope Eoin Morgan’s return will help to galvanise their batting as they gear up for the new County Championship campaign.

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A general view of Lord's Cricket Ground, London. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

From the Nursery End: A Middlesex fan’s outlook on the season ahead

Our Middlesex blogger looks forward to the 2014 cricket season

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Middlesex's Ollie Rayner (centre) celebrates dismissing Surrey's Gareth Batty (out of picture).

Middlesex and England Lions spinner aims to take his good form into new County Championship season

If anyone is relishing the start of the new season, it’s Ollie Rayner – in fact, the Middlesex spinner must wish the last one had never ended.

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Education See all

Cabinet member for children Cllr Angela Mason

26 children in Camden left without primary school place for September

Twenty-six children were left without a primary school place for September after Camden Council made its allocations today.

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Heritage See all

Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt, Archibald Knox and the bidding war at a Hampstead auction house

A Hampstead auction house was abuzz with excitement as a furious bidding war saw a prized lot sell for 10 times its estimate.

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Obituaries See all

The literary world today remembered Nobel Prize-winning author and West Hampstead resident Doris Lessing. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Doris Lessing memorial service: Literary world pays tribute to West Hampstead’s Nobel Prize winning author

Friends, family and figures from across the literary world gathered to pay tribute to West Hampstead resident and Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing today.

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London24 has joined forces with iconic UK department store House of Fraser to give you the chance to win a £100 gift voucher to spend online or in-store.

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