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Cricket World Player of the Week - Joe Root

For registering his highest first-class score during the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford, England's vice-captain Joe Root is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
25 July 2016

Mohammad Hafeez to undergo re-test of bowling action

Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez is slated to undergo a re-test of his bowling action after his one-year suspension expired earlier this month.
25 July 2016

Injured Chatara to miss New Zealand Test series

Zimbabwe fast bowler Tendai Chatara has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against New Zealand after suffering an ankle injury.
25 July 2016

Royal London One-Day Cup group leaders beaten on busy day

Teams returned to action in the Royal London One-Day Cup today and both group leaders - Derbyshire and Essex - were beaten.
24 July 2016

We need to focus on building partnerships - Kraigg Brathwaite

West Indies batsman Kraigg Brathwaite stressed the importance of building partnerships and batting through the entire fourth day after being asked to follow-on on day three of the first Test against India in Antigua.
24 July 2016

Angelo Mathews wary of Australian challenge

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews is wary of the challenge posed by Australia in the upcoming Test series which begins on 26th July.
24 July 2016

Derbyshire confirm Elstone, Knight departures

Derbyshire have confirmed that Scott Elstone and Tom Knight will not see out the final year of their contracts and have left the club by mutual consent.
23 July 2016

New Zealand will not underestimate Zimbabwe - Mike Hesson

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson asserted that the team will not be underestimating Zimbabwe ahead of the two-match Test series which gets underway on 28th August.
23 July 2016

Andy Carter leaves Derbyshire

Fast bowler Andy Carter has left Derbyshire with immediate effect, just months after signing a two-year contract with the East Midlands club.
23 July 2016

Kohli makes history, Ashwin impresses, India dominate - Cricket World TV

In his latest video report from Antigua, Chetan Narula rounds up the first two days of the first Test between India and the West Indies as Virat Kohli makes history and both Shikhar Dhawan and Ravichandran Ashwin impress.
22 July 2016

Glamorgan, Middlesex reach T20 Blast quarters, Notts secure home berth

Glamorgan and Middlesex booked their places in the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast while Notts Outlaws secured a home quarter-final in tonight's action which also saw wins for Derbyshire, Essex, Lancashire, Surrey, and Yorkshire.
22 July 2016

Kate Cross keen to make impression on Kia Super League

Lancashire Thunder and England's Kate Cross is looking forward to the start of the Kia Super League next weekend and in already setting her sights on making a big impression.
22 July 2016

Leicestershire complete victory over Gloucestershire

Half-centuries from Paul Horton and captain Mark Cosgrove helped Leicestershire chase down 180 to beat Gloucestershire by six wickets on day three of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash in Cheltenham.
22 July 2016

Leicestershire to merge with Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Board

From 1st August, Leicestershire County Cricket Club will merge with its recreational and community arm, the Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Board.
22 July 2016

Winning send-off for Samoa's Perelini Mulitalo

Hosts Samoa beat Japan on the final day of the 2016 ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier – East Asia-Pacific to ensure Perelini Mulitalo ended her career with a win.
22 July 2016

Record crowd sees Middlesex win, Mustafizur makes instant impact for Sussex

There were wins in this evening's NatWest T20 Blast South Group action for Middlesex and Sussex on another night that saw records being broken.
21 July 2016

Largely successful week for Penkridge

This week saw a largely successful week for us, starting with two under 19 fixtures in the NatWest Club T20, writes Kev Baker as he brings us up to date with everything happening at Penkridge CC.
21 July 2016

PNG Women complete qualifier undefeated

Papua New Guinea Women ended the 2016 ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier – East Asia-Pacific undefeated after beating Japan by eight wickets to make it four wins out of four.
21 July 2016

Gloucestershire make headway before rain

Rain brought about an early close to day two of the Specsavers County Championship match between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire in Cheltenham with the home side leading by 98 runs with six second innings wickets in hand.
21 July 2016

Ireland Women ODI and T20I squads announced for South Africa series

Cricket Ireland has announced the Ireland Women One-day International and Twenty20 International squads for the home series against South Africa Women which starts in August.
21 July 2016