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County Championship Week 17 - Statistical Round up

As the 17th week in the County Championship gets underway, Middlesex and Essex are still leading the Division One and Division Two points tables respectively. Here are a few key statistics ahead of the action-packed week ahead of us.
30 August 2016
 

Sale wrap up comfortable win

Sale got back to winning ways with a comprehensive win over relegation threatened Cheadle Hulme on Saturday. Sale remain in fifth place in division one of the Vivio Cheshire County League and retain an outside chance of promotion.
30 August 2016

Bessborough Secure MCCL Status With Easy Win

Bessborough secured their place in the Middlesex County Cricket League for another year on Saturday after a comprehensive eight-wicket win at relegation-haunted Kenton.
30 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 30th August

Our Top Tweets of the weekend are a bit of a mix - from clubs celebrations after winning their division to tweets about the unfortunate death of Gene Wilder.
30 August 2016

New Zealand Cricket to continue day-night trials in first-class cricket

New Zealand Cricket will continue to trial day-night matches at the first-class level as announced in the 2016-17 domestic schedule.
30 August 2016

Shaun Marsh returns to Australia with a fractured finger

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh is the latest injury causality in the side after suffering a broken finger which has forced him to return home from the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka.
30 August 2016

Ian Bell signs for Perth Scorchers for BBL

England batsman Ian Bell is all set to take part in the Big Bash League after signing with the Perth Scorchers franchise for the upcoming season of the tournament.
30 August 2016

New Zealand strike back after batting collapse in first innings

After a relentless pace bowling display from South Africa bowled New Zealand out for 214 runs in the first innings, the Black Caps came back strongly to strike with six wickets, reducing the Proteas to 105 for six at stumps on day three of the second Test in Centurion.
29 August 2016

Jason Gillespie to quit Yorkshire role at end of season

Yorkshire County Cricket Club has confirmed that the first team coach Jason Gillespie will depart at the end of the ongoing domestic season.
29 August 2016

David Warner is a natural leader - George Bailey

Australian batsman and former captain George Bailey has praised stand-in skipper David Warner, who he believes is a natural leader.
29 August 2016

Nathan Coulter-Nile faces long lay-off due to back injury

Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile is currently facing a lengthy period away from the game after being diagnosed with a stress injury in his lower back.
29 August 2016

Tamim Iqbal sustains hand injury

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal has injured his left hand while taking part in a fielding drill which was a part of a team practice session in Mirpur on Saturday.
29 August 2016

Afghanistan to tour Bangladesh for ODI series

The Bangladesh Cricket Board has confirmed that it will be hosting Afghanistan for a three-match One-Day International series next month.
29 August 2016

Steven Smith deserves a break - David Warner

Australian stand-in captain David Warner has stated that Steven Smith fully deserves a break after having performed exceptionally well in all forms of the game.
28 August 2016

Bangladesh mulling ODI series with Afghanistan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board and the Afghanistan Cricket Board are in discussions to hold a bilateral One-Day International series next month.
28 August 2016

James Anderson, Stuart Broad to miss rest of county season

England fast bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad will not take part in the remaining games of the county season in order to rehabilitate from their respective injuries.
28 August 2016

Victoria announce Andrew McDonald as the new coach

Former Australian all-rounder Andrew McDonald has been appointed as the coach of the Victoria Bushrangers side.
27 August 2016

John Hastings signs with Worcestershire for 2017 season

Australian fast bowler John Hastings has been signed by Worcestershire County Cricket Club as an overseas player for the 2017 domestic season.
27 August 2016

Mickey Arthur puts Pakistan ODI players on notice

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has put the players in the One-Day International squad on notice, stating that no player is guaranteed his spot in the side.
27 August 2016

Thisara Perera, Mitchell Starc sanctioned by ICC

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera and Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc have been sanctioned by the International Cricket Council for their behaviour during the second One-Day International in Colombo.
26 August 2016