Australia all-rounder John Hastings reports fit ahead of his contracted full season's duty with Worcestershire.
Former Kent, Worcestershire and England opening batsman Peter Richardson dies at the age of 85.
Former Worcestershire captain Daryl Mitchell takes over as the new chairman of the Professional Cricketers' Association.
England pair Haseeb Hameed and Ben Duckett are named in the MCC team for March's Champion County game against Middlesex.
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