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Durham fend off stunning Gloucestershire fightback to reach Finals Day

Durham Jets made it through to NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day as they beat Gloucestershire by 19 runs in the first ever meeting between the two sides in Bristol.
10 August 2016

ECB appoint Graeme Swann as spin bowling consultant

The England and Wales Cricket Board has appointed former off-spinner Graeme Swann as a spin bowling consultant for the Under-19 players.
10 August 2016

Lyth relishing Yorkshire's T20 trip into the unknown

Yorkshire have never faced NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final opponents Glamorgan in Twenty20 cricket before but that is not preventing Adam Lyth from looking forward to the make-or-break clash in Cardiff.
10 August 2016

Mickey Arthur confident of Pakistan levelling the series

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur is confident of his team levelling the series 2-2 with a win in the fourth Test match against England at The Oval.
10 August 2016

Darren Gough backs England to win at The Oval

Former England pace spearhead Darren Gough is confident that the hosts will be able to claim a win in the fourth and final Test at The Oval against Pakistan which begins on 11th August.
10 August 2016

Excellent Northants Steelbacks see off Middlesex

Northants Steelbacks booked their place at NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day with a comfortable seven-wicket win over Middlesex in front of their home fans at Wantage Road.
9 August 2016

Wolvaardt, Luus lead South Africa to series victory

Laura Wolvaardt scored her maiden century while Sune Luus picked her second five-wicket haul in three games as South Africa Women defeated Ireland Women by 67 runs in the third One-Day International in Dublin to take a 3-0 lead in the series.
9 August 2016

Pakistan hand Umar Gul a comeback for England, Ireland ODIs

Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul has been recalled to the One-Day International squad to face Ireland and England in the limited overs leg of the team's tour of the British Isles.
9 August 2016

Yorkshire sign Jake Lehmann as Championship cover

Yorkshire have signed Jake Lehmann, the son of Australia coach and ex-Yorkshire batsman Darren, as cover following Travis Head's One-Day International call-up.
9 August 2016

Bessborough beat league leaders Winchmore Hill

Bessborough beat league leaders Winchmore Hill by 30 runs on Saturday to complete a victory that ranks as one of their best in recent times.
9 August 2016

Sale overtake Weaverham with eight-wicket win

Sale beat Weaverham by eight wickets in a vital game to replace them in fourth place of the Vivio Cheshire County League Division One.
9 August 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Paul Szewczyk

Paul Szewczyk - top bloke, first team batsman, great first slip fielder (stood next to him there for long enough!) and first team captain until last season.
9 August 2016

Penkridge CC 9th August Blog

It’s been good to see the team play some decent cricket at times, winning two and losing three of their games with a side mainly made up of under 17s. Much credit must go to captain Ollie Deakin for his organisation of the team this season.
9 August 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 9th August

Performance of the Week features some of the best performances from clubs and individuals around the UK, then gives you the chance to support your entry.
9 August 2016

Michael Clarke elected as Honorary Life Member of MCC

Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke has been elected as the honorary life member of the Marylebone Cricket Club.
9 August 2016

Cricket South Africa supports two-tier Test system

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has stated that the board supports the proposed two-tier system in Test cricket.
9 August 2016

Cricket Australia hand fine to Steve O'Keefe

Left-arm spin bowler Steve O'Keefe has been handed a $10,000 fine by Cricket Australia after he was issued a criminal infringement notice for his involvement in an incident at a hotel in Sydney on Saturday.
9 August 2016

Mohammad Hafeez vows to deliver in the fourth Test

Pakistan opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez, who has failed to make an impression in the ongoing Test series against England, has vowed to deliver if selected for the final Test at The Oval.
9 August 2016

Carlos Brathwaite to lead 13-man T20I squad against India

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced a 13-man squad which will face India in the two-match Twenty20 International series in Florida and have named Carlos Brathwaite as the captain.
9 August 2016

Notts Outlaws first to book T20 Blast Finals Day place

Notts Outlaws produced an outstanding performance in the field to defend a score of 162 for seven and beat Essex Eagles by 39 runs to book a NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day place at Edgbaston.
8 August 2016