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Gloucestershire extend lead by beating Surrey

Gloucestershire moved four points clear at the top of the NatWest T20 Blast South Group as they eased to a six-wicket victory over Surrey in Bristol.
6 July 2016

ECB penalises five players for disciplinary issues in NatWest T20 Blast

The England and Wales Cricket Board has penalised Tino Best, Ravi Bopara, Phillip Salt, Liam Livingstone and Ross Taylor for issues related to discipline in the 2016 NatWest Twenty20 Blast.
6 July 2016

SISIS does the job at the Principality Stadium

The Principality Stadium in Cardiff has a 3G synthetic surface that surrounds the hallowed turf and for head groundsman Lee Evans, he had no hesitation in opting for SISIS equipment for its maintenance.
6 July 2016

Middlesex go top, Essex see off brave Kent

Records were broken in today's Specsavers County Championship action as Essex eventually overcame Kent's brave resistance, Middlesex went top of the pile and Derbyshire's game against Northamptonshire was abandoned without a ball being bowled.
6 July 2016

Muttiah Muralitharan terms Australia as favourites against Sri Lanka

Spin bowling legend Muttiah Muralitharan reckons that Australia will start as the favourites in the upcoming Test series in their tour of Sri Lanka which gets underway at the end of July.
6 July 2016

Cricket Australia hands sanctions to three players for indulging in betting

Cricket Australia has handed out suspensions to three players, Hayley Jensen, Corinne Hall and Joel Logan for indulging in cricket betting, which is a breach of the board's Anti-Corruption Code.
6 July 2016

Derbyshire shift Yorkshire T20 match to Derby

Derbyshire have switched the venue of Sunday's NatWest T20 Blast fixture against Yorkshire from Chesterfield to Derby because of continuing problems with a wet outfield at Queen's Park.
6 July 2016

Eoin Morgan admits to concerns over tour of Bangladesh

England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has admitted that there are significant concerns for the team over the tour of Bangladesh later this year due to the recent terrorist attack in Dhaka.
6 July 2016

Glamorgan hold off Sussex, Kent, Worcestershire fight back

Glamorgan produced a battling final day performance to draw their County Championship match against Sussex while elsewhere, Kent and Worcestershire produced stirring comebacks on a day where bat generally dominated ball.
5 July 2016

SALTEX confirm return of outdoor demonstrations

Outdoor demonstrations are set to make a return to this year's SALTEX exhibition, which is heading to Birmingham's NEC between 2nd and 3rd November.
5 July 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Jack Pope

Next up is the Penkridge CC player profile for 16 year old batting all rounder Jack Pope, son of Club Captain and general legend Aussie Gary Pope
5 July 2016

Dennis Mowers help Stamford's 2,000 students enjoy perfect pitches

Dennis Mowers have received high praise from Bob Carder, head of grounds at Stamford Endowed Schools in Lincolnshire, where he maintains sports pitches for more than 2,000 students across three campuses.
5 July 2016

Penkridge CC 5th June Blog

After a week where every scheduled game had fallen foul of the weather, it was a relief to get some cricket played on Saturday and Sunday – even if I was unable to play due to work commitments.
5 July 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 5th July

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.
5 July 2016

Will Owen to host four coaching camps this summer

Former Glamorgan fast bowler and current coach at Rydal Penrhos School Will Owen will host a series of summer cricket camps in the coming summer holidays.
5 July 2016

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