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Botham to give Marylebone Cricket Club Cowdrey Lecture.

London: Ian Botham will deliver the 2014 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at Lord's on September 3, it was announced Friday. The England great will become the 14th person to give the annual address named after the late Colin Cowdrey, like Botham a former England captain. Botham, who early in his career was on the ground staff at Lord's, the headquarters of MCC, as a member of the club's Young Cricketers scheme, scored 14 hundreds and took 383 wickets in 102 Tests from 1977-1992.

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