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Former England cricket captain Bob Willis dies at 70

Seattle Times Wednesday, 4 December 2019 ()
LONDON (AP) — Bob Willis, a former England cricket captain and fast bowler, has died. He was 70. Willis died after a long illness, his family said in a statement, calling him “an incredible husband, father, brother and grandfather.” “Cricket has lost a dear friend,” the England and Wales Cricket Board said in a statement […]
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Former England captain and cricket pundit Bob Willis has died at the age of 70. The pace bowler played 90 Tests for England and has been a popular figure in broadcasting since his retirement in 1984.

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