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CricketWeb's interview with former International umpire Billy Doctrove. He talks about his career, challenges of an umpire the Oval Test besides other things.
CW Features
There will always be those who fail to make the most of their talents or live up to early promise. Some are more frustrating than others, but none more so than Mark Lathwell, who Martin remembers in this feature
It seems Kevin Pietersen's international career is now over, news which has brought back memories of when it began.
The Final Over: The Cricketers of Summer 1914
Oh dear - this week's promising looking book is not recommended, but on a happier note a trip to a cricket only book fair most certainly is - the details are here.

A Pictorial History of Sussex County Cricket Club
A 175th birthday is well worth celebrating, and it seems from Martin's review that the decision to mark Sussex's with this book was a very good one

International Cricket Captain 2014 - Released
International Cricket Captain 2014 has been released with a full list of features and screenshots available for viewing. Unfortunately there is no trial version this year.


What happened on this day?

24 Oct 1996

Hasan Raza debuts for Pakistan to become the youngest man to ever play Test cricket in 1996. Raza was officially only 14 years and 227 days old when he took on Zimbabwe at Faisalabad. A PCB official later said he could have been anything up to a year older but the record stands and Raza scored 27 in Pakistan's easy win.

Celebrating their birthday today:
Arvind Apte (80) | Ian Bishop (47) | Jeff Wilson (40) | Gagan Khoda (40) | Asim Butt (47) | Manoj Cheruparambil (35) | James Hopes (36) | Wriddaman Saha (29) |
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