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James Neesham to miss first Test due to rib injury

All-rounder James Neesham is set to miss New Zealand's first Test against India in Kanpur after suffering a rib injury during training last Thursday.
19 September 2016


Derbyshire sign Gary Wilson from Surrey

Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson has been signed by Derbyshire from Surrey on a three-year contract and will join the club at the end of the season.
19 September 2016

Penkridge CC 19th September Blog

The week started with the club hosting the Midlands Club Cricket Conference as they took on Qatar, in a match that was unfortunately abandoned after a thunderstorm and torrential downpour which left the ground badly flooded. Remarkably, the ground had cleared by the following day for a Penkridge team to take on the visitors from Qatar – and win the game for our first international scalp!
19 September 2016

Ryan Sidebottom extends Yorkshire stay to his 20th year

Former England fast bowler Ryan Sidebottom has signed a one-year contract extension with Yorkshire, extending his stay at the club into his 20th year.
19 September 2016

Around the Grounds - 19th September

Our Top Tweets of the weekend are a bit of a mix - from clubs celebrations after winning their division to those few still playing their season.
19 September 2016

County Championship Week 20 - Statistical Round up

As we enter the final week of the 2016 Specsavers County Championship, there is an exciting battle between Middlesex and Yorkshire for the title in Division One while Essex have secured the title in Division Two.
19 September 2016

New Zealand recall Corey Anderson for ODI series against India

New Zealand have picked all-rounder Corey Anderson as a specialist batsman in the squad for the One-Day Internationals against India to be played next month.
19 September 2016

Yorkshire disappointed on losing Jonny Bairstow for title decider

The Yorkshire County Cricket Club has voiced its disappointment after the England and Wales Cricket Board refused to allow Jonny Bairstow to participate in the title decider clash against Middlesex in the ongoing County Championship.
18 September 2016

West Indies appoint Toby Radford as batting coach for UAE tour

Former Glamorgan coach Toby Radford has been appointed as the batting coach of West Indies for their upcoming tour of United Arab Emirates against Pakistan.
18 September 2016

Marlon Samuels has no respect for the game - Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has hit back hard at West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels after the heated exchanges between the duo in the World Twenty20 final at Eden Gardens.
17 September 2016

Age doesn't matter for Gareth Batty

Surrey off-spinner Gareth Batty is confident of making the most of his recall to the England Test side for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh.
17 September 2016

Injury rules Tim Southee out of Test series against India

New Zealand pacer Tim Southee has been ruled out of the Test series against India after sustaining an ankle injury.
17 September 2016

Uncapped Kesrick Williams drafted into West Indies T20 squad

The West Indies selectors have called-up uncapped seamer Kesrick Williams as a replacement for injured Andre Russell for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Pakistan.
17 September 2016

Joyce out of Ireland Tour to South Africa

Ed Joyce will not be playing in the upcoming ODI series against Australia and South Africa in Benoni and Tim Murtagh will join the squad later next week after Middlesex's crucial county championship match against Yorkshire.
16 September 2016

Hameed, Duckett and Zafar named in England squads for Bangladesh

Hameed, Duckett and Zafar named in England squads for Bangladesh The England selectors have chosen a 17-man Test squad and 15-man ODI squad for the upcoming tour to Bangladesh.
16 September 2016

Update from recent Cricket Ireland Board meeting

Following a recent meeting of the Cricket Ireland Board in Dublin, a wide range of issues were discussed with the following outcomes.
16 September 2016

West Indies Cricket Board Responds on Forensic Audit Calls

The West Indies Cricket Board has responded to the repeated “calls to conduct a forensic audit of the Board in order to save West Indies cricket from absolute and total downfall” made by former officials of the WICB.
15 September 2016

Mitchell Starc hospitalised after freak accident

Australian fast-bowler Mitchell Starc has been injured during a training session, at Hurstville Oval today and John Orchard Cricket Australia Chief Medical Officer, has stated that: “Mitchell was taken to St George hospital in an ambulance this afternoon suffering a deep laceration to his left shin after colliding with some training equipment.
15 September 2016