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5:02am Ross Taylor prefers to leave the judgements and number-crunching till the end of his cricket career.
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5:00am You'd have got long odds on Shillingford and Deonarine bowling unchanged for most of a session.
5:00am Jesse Ryder thinks the limited-overs series against the West Indies could be ideal for his international return.
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5:01am Asked if retirement had entered his mind, Nick Willis responded by saying he hoped to run till 2018.