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West Indies to face Barbados XI in tri-series warm-ups

The West Indies will finetune their preparations for the One-Day International tri-series against Australia and South Africa by playing two games against a Barbados Select XI at the Kensington Oval later this week.
24 May 2016

Rameez produces Bessborough rescue act

Bessborough 1st XI kept up their winning run on Saturday when they beat Osterley by 20 runs to move into joint fourth in the Middlesex County Cricket League.
24 May 2016

Sale CC's Chris Smith wins coaching award

Sale Cricket Club coach Chris Smith has been recognised by ex-England batsman Mark Ramprakash for outstanding services to grass roots cricket.
24 May 2016

Sussex sign David Wiese for NatWest Twenty20 Blast

South African all-rounder David Wiese is all set to join Sussex for the NatWest Twenty20 Blast games which will be held next week in Hove.
24 May 2016

Good week on and off the pitch for Farningham

It was a good week for Farningham CC on and off the field as they celebrated the arrival of brand new covers with both teams winning on Saturday...although Sunday's match was washed out.
24 May 2016

Arundel Castle to host Deaf Cricket Day

The Sussex Cricket Foundation and the Arundel Castle Cricket Foundation have joined forces to organise a 'Deaf Cricket Day' for children in Sussex and neighbouring counties on Tuesday 5th July.
24 May 2016

A Perfectly Clear volunteering programme at Durham

Perfectly Clear, producers of naturally flavoured sugar-free water drinks, have become sponsors of Durham County Cricket Club's team of volunteers.
24 May 2016

Sale follow up league win with Cup success

Sale 1st XI beat league leaders Weaverham on Saturday to climb into the top half of Division One of the Vivio Cheshire County League, and then followed up on Sunday by comfortably beating Brooklands in the Cheshire Cup.
24 May 2016

Bairstow has great chance of playing in all formats - Paul Farbrace

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace believes that if wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow continues his form in Test cricket, it will not be long before he becomes a permanent fixture in all three formats of the game.
24 May 2016

Sri Lanka appoint Simon Willis as High Performance Manager

Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed Kent coach Simon Willis as its High Performance Manager to oversee the board’s cricket academy in Khettarama.
24 May 2016

Moises Henriques recalled to Australian Test squad for Sri Lanka tour

Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques has been included in the Test squad for the tour of Sri Lanka while pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is also set to return to the longer format.
24 May 2016

Back injury ends Dushmantha Chameera's England tour

Sri Lanka's prospects in the ongoing Test series against England have suffered a fresh setback as speedster Dushmantha Chameera is set to return home due to a back injury.
24 May 2016

Steven Smith cautious about playing day-night Test in Brisbane

Australian skipper Steven Smith has said that it will be an interesting experience to see how the pink ball will behave in the humid conditions at The Gabba in Brisbane during the day-night Test match against Pakistan.
23 May 2016

Youngsters battle it out at Lord's Taverners Disability Cricket Championships

Seven teams battled it out on Friday at Lord's before the team from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets won the 2016 Lord's Taverners Disability Cricket Championships.
23 May 2016

Uncapped Shardul Thakur picked in Indian squad for West Indies series

India have called-up uncapped pacer Shardul Thakur to their squad for the Test series to be played in the West Indies.
23 May 2016

Fazal, Chahal included in Indian squad for Zimbabwe tour

Indian selectors have named Vidarbha batsman Faiz Fazal in a 16-man squad for the One-Day International and Twenty20 series to be played in Zimbabwe.
23 May 2016

Nathan Lyon turns to Muttiah Muralitharan for assistance

Australian off spinner Nathan Lyon has said that it will be a fantastic opportunity if the spin-bowling legend Muttiah Muralitharan can spend a training session with the team during their tour of Sri Lanka.
23 May 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jonny Bairstow

England's wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his match-winning 140 against Sri Lanka in the first Test in Leeds.
23 May 2016

Chris Woakes called up as Stokes ruled out of second Test

Ben Stokes has been ruled out of England's second Test against Sri Lanka in Chester-le-Street with a knee injury and replaced in the squad by Warwickshire all-rounder Chris Woakes.
23 May 2016

Gains for Jonny Bairstow and James Anderson in ICC rankings

After spectacular performance in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, England cricketers Jonny Bairstow and James Anderson made significant gains in the International Cricket Council Test rankings for players.
23 May 2016