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Glamorgan

(gləmôr`gən) or

Glamorganshire

(–shĭr', –shər), former county, S Wales. In 1974, the county of Glamorgan was divided among the nonmetropolitan counties of West GlamorganWest Glamorgan
, former county, S Wales. Created in the 1974 reorganization of Welsh local government from portions of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire, in the 1996 reorganization West Glamorgan was divided into the unitary authorities of Swansea and Neath and Port Talbot.
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, Mid GlamorganMid Glamorgan
, former county, S Wales. Created in the 1974 local government reorganization of Wales from portions of Breconshire, Glamorgan, and Monmouthshire, in 1996 it was divided among the unitary authorities of Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon
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, and South GlamorganSouth Glamorgan
, former county, S Wales. Created in the 1974 governmental reorganization of Wales from portions of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire, in the 1996 reorganization it was divided between the unitary authorities of Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan.
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; these were abolished in a further reorganization in 1996.

Glamorgan

, Glamorganshire
a former county of SE Wales: divided into West Glamorgan, Mid Glamorgan, and South Glamorgan in 1974; since 1996 administered by the county of Swansea and the county boroughs of Neath Port Talbot, Bridgend, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Vale of Glamorgan, Merthyr Tydfil, and part of Caerphilly
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Glamorgan (from): J Rudolph (c), B Wright, C Ingram, M Wallace, C Meschede, G Wagg, D Lloyd, A Donald, A Salter, R Smith, D Cosker, M Hogan.
He has fitted into our dressing room extremely well and I am sure he will continue to benefit from his time at Glamorgan.
His previous best return was six for 70, which he achieved for Western Australia against Tasmania at Hobart two years ago and also for Glamorgan against Essex at Cardiff this summer.
In the Gloucestershire game last Monday, former Glamorgan cricketer Mike O'Shea was the Unicorns top scorer while Aneurin Norman, another Glamorgan old boy, opened the bowling.
June 17 - Scores his maiden century against Glamorgan.
The phones have not stopped ringing since we defeated Surrey in the semi and the response has been frantic," said Glamorgan secretary Mike Fatkin.
Kallis batted for all but seven balls of the Glamorgan innings, coming in after Steve James had got an inside edge to the first ball of Joey Benjamin's opening over.
SCORECARD GLAMORGAN v ESSEX At Swansea Overnight: Essex 286 (N L J Browne 73, T Westley 60; J Allenby 5-56) and 222 (R N ten Doeschate 63 no, G M Smith 58; M G Hogan 4-55).
Glamorgan had reached 49 without loss at lunch before Clare grabbed two wickets with consecutive balls.
Wallace, who reached his ton from 126 deliveries, had previously made the earliest first-class century for Glamorgan on April 18, 2004 - 105 against Derbyshire at Cardiff.
And Glamorgan fear that would have serious financial repercussions for the club.
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