• Tuesday, December 06, 2022

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Meet your cricketing heroes and help shape the future of the sport

By: Sarwar Alam

Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid, Haseeb Hameed and Zafar Ansari created a little bit of history last winter when they stepped on to the field in Rajkot in the first Test against India. For the first time ever, four players from a South Asian background represented England together in the same match. From trailblazers like Mark Ramprakash and former England captain Nasser Hussain to the current day stars, the England team has over the years always had players with a South Asian heritage. Nasser Hussain led the way for British Asian cricketers. There’s no doubt that Britain’s South Asian communities are cricket-mad.…

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