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Askern Miners Welfare CC choose total-play for new net facility

Doncaster-based Askern Miners Welfare Cricket Club have just unveiled an all-new synthetic cricket practice net facility which was installed by total-play.
30 June 2016

Charlotte Edwards on hand to open new cricket centre in Brighton

Former England captain Charlotte Edwards was the guest of honour as the new Sir Rod Aldridge Cricket Centre was opened in Brighton yesterday (29th June).
30 June 2016

Stuart Thompson on a temporary break due to performance anxiety

Ireland all-rounder Stuart Thompson is currently on a temporary break from the game as he is suffering from performance anxiety and is receiving expert treatment.
30 June 2016

Gloucestershire, Leicestershire draw rain-disrupted game

Having lost the best part of two days due to rain, it came as little surprise that the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire at Grace Road was drawn.
30 June 2016

Sangakkara relishing CPL return with Jamaica Tallawahs

Kumar Sangakkara has fond memories of winning the Caribbean Premier League with the Jamaica Tallawahs in 2013 and he is already looking forward to his second stint with the team this year.
30 June 2016

Essex gear up for brace of games against Kent

Essex are preparing to face Kent in both the NatWest T20 Blast and Specsavers County Championship with plenty at stake in both "Battle of the Bridge" contests.
30 June 2016

Ben Cox signs new Worcestershire contract

Worcestershire have confirmed that wicket-keeper Ben Cox has signed a new four-year contract which will keep him at New Road until the end of the 2020 season.
30 June 2016

Everyone's excited about Lancashire T20 clash - Azeem Rafiq

Yorkshire off-spinner Azeem Rafiq says he and his team-mates are excited about tomorrow's NatWest T20 Blast clash with Roses rivals Lancashire at Headingley.
30 June 2016

Graham Manou signed by Cricket Australia to oversee youth development

Former wicket-keeper batsman Graham Manou has been signed by Cricket Australia as the national Under-15-19 High Performance pathway manager.
30 June 2016

Kevin Pietersen to play T20 charity match in England

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen is set to return to Twenty20 action at home when he plays in a charity match on 22nd September between Cricket United XI and Surrey All-Stars XI.
30 June 2016

Sussex sign Nuwan Kulasekara on short-term deal

Sussex have signed experienced Sri Lankan fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara on a short-term deal as cover for injured Bangladeshi Mustafizur Rahman.
30 June 2016

Australia sign Thilan Samaraweera as batting consultant

Cricket Australia has signed former Sri Lankan batsman Thilan Samaraweera as a batting consultant at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane from June to August.
30 June 2016


CPL can help resolve problems in West Indies cricket - Mark Butcher

Former England batsman Mark Butcher feels that the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) can play a key role in resolving the ongoing problems that West Indies cricket faces.
29 June 2016

Last-ball drama in U10s tournament

There was a dramatic last-ball finish to the Mini Premier League, an Under-10s tournament in Leicestershire, this weekend.
29 June 2016

Kent go top as rain interrupts everywhere

Rain played spoilsport on what had the potential to be an intriguing day's play in the Specsavers County Championship with only Kent's game against Derbyshire seeing any action at all.
29 June 2016

Cook available for Essex-Kent County Championship clash

Essex will have England captain Alastair Cook available to them for the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match against Kent which begins this Sunday (3rd July).
29 June 2016

Japan aim to go one better in Samoa

Japan are aiming to one better than their second-placed finish at the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier - East-Asia Pacific in Samoa next month.
29 June 2016

ICC likely to introduce Super 12 format in 2018 World Twenty20

The International Cricket Council is likely to employ a Super 12 format for the proposed 2018 World Twenty20 tournament by allowing two more teams to qualify from the group stages.
29 June 2016

Broad ready to take on 'skilful' and 'world-class' Pakistan players

Stuart Broad expects Pakistan to provide England with a stiff challenge when the Test series gets underway next month, but he has a warning for their "world-class" players.
29 June 2016