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Varun Chopra to leave Warwickshire at season's end

Warwickshire have confirmed that opening batsman and former captain Varun Chopra will leave Edgbaston at the end of the 2016 season when his current contract expires.
5 July 2016

CSE helps stars of the future hone their skills

The Cricket School of Excellence continued their commitment to active township talent development in South Africa by hosting 70 young cricketers for a camp in Cape Town in late June.
5 July 2016

Rain hits all four Bessborough teams on wet weekend

A rain-hit weekend saw all four Bessborough CC teams affected on Saturday with the first team suffering most as they could only secure a losing draw against Uxbridge.
5 July 2016

Marsa go top after close win over Marauders

Malta all-rounder Bikram Arora was in the runs again to help Marsa CC move to the top of the Malta Cricket League courtesy of a six-run win over Marauders.
5 July 2016

Ireland appoint Toby Radford as National Academy and Performance Manager

Toby Radford, the former Middlesex and Sussex batsman, has been appointed by Cricket Ireland as the National Academy and Performance Manager.
5 July 2016

Babar Azam hoping to be selected for limited-overs leg of England tour

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam stated that he is hoping to be named in the limited-overs leg of the England tour after missing out on selection for the Test squad.
5 July 2016

Leon Johnson to lead WICB President's XI against India

The West Indies Cricket Board selectors have picked Guyana skipper Leon Johnson to lead a 12-man WICB President’s XI squad which will face India in a two-day tour match in St Kitts on 9th and 10th July.
5 July 2016

Sri Lanka include Ramith Rambukwella for England T20I

All-rounder Ramith Rambukwella has been included by the Sri Lankan selectors for the lone Twenty20 International against England which will be played on Tuesday in Southampton.
5 July 2016

Warwickshire beat Surrey as Sussex pair go big

Warwickshire completed victory over Surrey in three days in Guildford, riding on a five-wicket haul from Jeetan Patel, while there was plenty of action and excitement elsehwere in the County Championship, including some big runs scored by Sussex pair Luke Wells and Ben Brown.
4 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring the second highest individual score by an England player in One-Day Internationals, Jason Roy is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
4 July 2016

Sale beat Tattenhall to go fifth

Sale are up to fifth place in the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League Division One, thanks to their win over bottom side Tattenhall on Saturday and some good luck with the weather.
4 July 2016

Richard Gleeson earns Northamptonshire contract

After a series of impressive performances, fast bowler Richard Gleeson has earned a two-year contract with Northamptonshire, for whom he has been playing on an individual match deal basis.
4 July 2016

Around the Grounds - 4th July

This week's 'Top Tweets' include a couple of delicious looking barbeques, Bath v Hinton pulling out all the stops and a lovely scene at Corsham.
4 July 2016

Worcestershire hand George Rhodes new contract

Worcestershire have awarded 22-year-old all-rounder George Rhodes a two-year contract which keeps him at New Road until at least the end of the 2018 season.
4 July 2016

ICC to support inclusion of Women's cricket in 2022 Commonwealth Games

The International Cricket Council has decided to back the inclusion of Women's cricket in the 2022 Commonwealth Games which will be hosted by Durban.
4 July 2016

Amir will have to cope with the crowd reaction - Alastair Cook

England Test captain Alastair Cook has warned Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir of the reaction he is likely to face from the crowd in the upcoming series.
4 July 2016

Security situation in Bangladesh will get better - Nazmul Hassan

The president of the Bangladesh Cricket Board Nazmul Hassan is confident that the security situation in the country will improve in time for the home series against England later this year.
4 July 2016

ECB to monitor Bangladesh security situation ahead of tour

The England and Wales Cricket Board stated that it will continue to monitor the security situation and follow the advice of the government for the tour of Bangladesh later this year after the terrorist attack on Friday night.
3 July 2016

ICC changes DRS conditions for umpire's call in LBW dismissals

The International Cricket Council has approved a change to the conditions for umpire's call in the LBW dismissals under the Decision Review System.
3 July 2016

Finch hits ton on Surrey debut, Rudolph digs in for Glamorgan

Two Specsavers County Championship matches got underway today and two innings stood out - Aaron Finch's ton for Surrey and Jacques Rudolph's effort for Glamorgan - as the bowlers had a decent day.
2 July 2016