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John Murray, former England wicket-keeper, passes away

John Murray, the former England and Middlesex wicket-keeper batsman passed away on Tuesday at the age of 83. Murray watched Middlesex beat Warwickshire at Lord’s in a County Championship match on Tuesday, but fell ill thereafter. He died later that evening. Murray, considered among the most graceful wicket-keepers in the game, played 21 Tests for England, and scored a century against West Indies in 1966. He truly made his mark in the first-class circuit. He played 635 games, most of them for Middlesex, and…