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Keith Baker Memorial Game - Penkridge CC

Sunday saw us at Penkridge Cricket Club host a memorial game for my Father, Keith Baker who sadly passed away in September last year.
28 June 2016

Penkridge CC 28th June Blog

Saturday saw the first team take on visitors Stratford upon Avon, losing a low scoring game by four wickets as all too familiar batting frailties struck, with the home team being dismissed for 94.
28 June 2016

All-round Tyrone Lawrence stars for Sale

Sale 1st XI took the spoils from a close game on Saturday and made progress in the Cheshire Cup on Sunday as all-rounder Tyrone Lawrence played a starring role for them once again.
28 June 2016

BCCI confirms dates of New Zealand home series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the dates of the home series against New Zealand which will be played between 22nd September and 29th October.
28 June 2016

Playing in Trinidad is going to be amazing - Brendon McCullum

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum, who is representing the Trinbago Knight Riders in the 2016 Caribbean Premier League feels that playing in Trinidad is going to be an amazing experience for him.
28 June 2016

Hashim Amla excited about his maiden stint in CPL

South African batsman Hashim Amla is eagerly looking forward to his maiden stint in the Caribbean Premier League where he represents the Trinbago Knight Riders in the 2016 season.
28 June 2016

Skill levels in the Pakistan team are unbelievable - Mickey Arthur

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur believes that the skills possessed by the players in the national team are better than what he witnessed during his tenures with South Africa and Australia.
28 June 2016

Australia retain number one position in ODIs after tri-series win

After beating West Indies in the final of the recently concluded tri-series, Australia have managed to retain their position at the top of the ICC One-Day International Team Rankings despite losing a point.
28 June 2016

CPL 2016 will be the most evenly matched tournament - Damien O'Donohoe

The chief executive of the Caribbean Premier League Damien O'Donohoe is confident that the 2016 edition of the tournament will be the most competitive season yet.
28 June 2016

CPL 2016 - Results

27 June 2016

CPL 2016 - Fixtures

27 June 2016

Somerset take control, Warwickshire fight back

Day two of the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches was good for Derbyshire, Somerset, Lancashire, and Warwickshire while Leicestershire and Gloucestershire got their game underway.
27 June 2016

Scotland announce ODI squad for Afghanistan series

Scotland have announced a 13-man squad to take part in the two-match One-Day International series at home against Afghanistan in July.
27 June 2016

Is KP or Gayle the best? Vote and win a signed Chris Gayle bat

Just for a bit of fun with 2016 CPL around the corner, we are re-running the 2015 Unibet CPL six hit competition video with Chris Gayle and KP – just vote who is the best batsman for a chance to win a signed Chris Gayle bat.
27 June 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Chris Woakes

For scoring an unbeaten 95 and picking five wickets in the first three One-Day Internationals against Sri Lanka, England all-rounder Chris Woakes is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 June 2016

Essex to give youngsters a chance instead of replacing Adam Milne

After losing out on the services of New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne due to injury last week, Essex have confirmed they will not be recruiting an overseas player to replace him for the NatWest T20 Blast.
27 June 2016

CPL franchises all geared up for 2016 season

Representatives of the six franchises in the Caribbean Premier League revealed that they are all ready to get the tournament underway in what promises to be the most exciting season.
27 June 2016

Intikhab Alam asserts Mohammad Amir is ready for England series

Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam has asserted that speedster Mohammad Amir is ready to overcome the challenges he will face in the upcoming tour of England.
27 June 2016

Lahiru Thirimanne returns home with back injury

Sri Lankan batsman Lahiru Thirimanne has flown back home due to a back injury and Niroshan Dickwella replaces him in the One-Day International squad for the remainder of the series against England.
27 June 2016

Shahryar Khan confident of an incident-free England tour

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan is confident that the tour of England which gets underway in July with a four-match Test series will be free from any adverse incidents.
26 June 2016