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Samit Patel is an English Cricket player.

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Bopara set to bat at No. 6 spot for England during upcoming Windies series
Essex batsman Ravi Bopara is expected to bat at the No. 6 position for England in the first Test match against the West Indies, starting on May 17.

Patel overlooks IPL riches to secure place in England Test squad
Samit Patel, who chose not to play IPL to secure a Test place, has maintained he is 100 per cent happy with his decision to stay at home.

Swann thrilled 10-wicket haul helped England retain No 1 ranking
England off spinner Graeme Swann has said he enjoyed playing a central role in their win against Sri Lanka in the second Test match at Colombo, during which he snapped 10 wickets.

Broad on course to miss IPL for second year running
England fast bowler is on verge of missing out the lucrative Indian Premier League for a second consecutive year after flying back home from Sri Lanka to have calf strain assessed.

'Positive' England still in quandary over lineup for first Test against Sri Lanka
Though a confident England side registered a comfortable four-wicket win over a Sri Lanka Development Eleven by chasing down a mammoth score of 359, the team is still not sure about its starting lineup for the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Fit again Samit Patel ready to fight for England Test spot
Nottinghamshire all-rounder Samit Patel is happy to be on his first Test tour, and is no longer willing to let concerns over his fitness stand in the way of his England ambitions.

Middle-order bat Samit Patel wants England to achieve Oz record as Test champions
Middle order batsman Samit Patel believes that England has the wherewithal to dominate Test cricket for years to come.

All rounder Patel's 'weight' issues hindering England career
England all rounder Samit Patel's England career is in jeopardy due to him being overweight.

Ian Bell dropped from England ODI and Twenty20 squads
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has dropped Ian Bell from squads for one-day and Twenty20 series against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

Samit Patel pulled out of IPL auction to improve England Test chances
England all-rounder Samit Patel withdrew from the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction to focus his efforts on winning a place in the national Test side.

Samit Patel pulls out of IPL auction to improve England Test chances
England all-rounder Samit Patel has withdrawn from the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction to focus his efforts on winning a place in the national Test side.

England's sledging of Indian players was not over the top: Swann
While admitting that England were thrashed in the recent one-day series by India, off-spinner Graeme Swann has rejected accusations that the visitors went over the top in sledging of Indian players, even to the extent of getting personal with some of them.

Bopara at risk as Coach Flower plans to chop flops
England head coach Andy Flower has vowed to remove several cricketers from the squad after being embarrassed by the 5-0 series whitewash against India.

Flower defends his players' behaviour in wake of Dhoni's criticism
England coach Andy Flower has defended his players behaviour in the wake of MS Dhoni's public criticism of their on-field behaviour following their defeat in the one-day match in Mohali on Thursday. ndia beat England convincingly in Mohali to take an unbeatable lead of 3-0 in five match ODI series.

Two defeats at hands of India forces England to resort to sledging
England all rounder Samit Patel has said his teammates will carry on sledging against the Indians to get them out of their comfort zone.

Samit Patel wants to 'show right attitude' to overcome weight problems
Samit Patel has admitted for the first time that he was to blame for his weight problems that almost wrecked his England career.

England name squads for Twenty20, ODI series against India
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced squads for the forthcoming Twenty20 international and five-match ODI series against India.

Flower backs Broad to play against India
England coach Andy Flower has backed his out of form fast bowler Stuart Broad, saying that he will not be dropped from England's Test side despite his omission from Saturday's deciding ODI victory over Sri Lanka.

Samit Patel likely to replace Broad in Old Trafford ODI against Sri Lanka
England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been dropped from the squad for today's fifth and final ODI against Sri Lanka at Old Trafford after weeks of struggling for form.

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