Strauss’s visit put back a few hours

Stones Under 11s will have to wait an extra few hours for their training session with former England captain Andrew Strauss tomorrow.

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The Ripponden club, which plays junior and senior cricket in the Foster’s Halifax League, won a visit from the former opening batsman after success in a national competition.

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Strauss was due to arrive shortly after lunch but organisers said today that his visit would now take place at 4pm.