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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 chief executive, Hugh Morris, said "We enjoyed a fantastic 2017 Blast campaign and this year we'll be looking to go even better.
I feel very humbled and privileged to have had the opportunity to represent Glamorgan over the past 21 years," said Cosker.
Glamorgan were victorious when the two sides met in Cardiff earlier in the competition, with a four-wicket haul from Michael Hogan plus a half-century from Aneurin Donald seeing the Welsh county to victory.
As per Glamorgan chief executive Hugh Morris, Glamorgan is delighted to confirm an extension to the loan agreement for Tom Helm.
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The other 8,500 members will have to enter a ballot with a less than 50 per cent chance of striking it lucky unless Glamorgan can beg tickets from other sources.
The third wicket stand of 204 between Kallis and Maynard was the highest for any wicket by a Glamorgan pair in the competition and it scarcely needs mentioning that Kallis's knock was the best by a Glamorgan debutant in the one-day league.
Another couple of wickets before lunch would really have opened up the door for Glamorgan, but instead it was slowly closed by the application of Rutherford and Madsen who batted past tea.
The Welsh county are currently on top of their group after the back-to-back victories so a win over the Unicorns would see Glamorgan remain unbeaten after the first three games for the fourth time in their history and emulating what the team of 1980, 2003 and 2004 previously achieved.