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Steve Rhodes leaves Worcestershire following investigation

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Worcestershire County Cricket Club have announced the departure of Director of Cricket Steve Rhodes.

He will be leaving the club with immediate effect after 33 years as a player, coach and Director of Cricket.

Steve Rhodes has left WCCC with immediate effect. We thank him for his 33 years as a player, coach and Director of Cricket. We wish him well in the future.

The club will be making no further comment at this time.

– Worcestershire County Cricket Club

It follows a 'disciplinary matter' relating to his role as Director of Cricket in November.

Man appears in court following death of 63-year-old

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A man is to appear in court later today charged with the murder of a man in Worcestershire.

28-year-old Daryl Sampson was arrested after police attended a report of an assault taking place on Crookbarrow Road, Norton, Worcester at 11pm on Thursday 16 November.

On arrival, officers found a 63-year-old man with a head injury and stab wound to the body, he later died in hospital.

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