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Viljoen makes instant impact as Championship battle resumes

The two teams looking to challenge Essex at the top of Division Two of the County Championship both dismissed their opponents on day one as the latest round of action got underway while in Division One, teams battled to take advantage of leaders Middlesex not being in action.
23 August 2016

Ireland pick Josh Little and Lorcan Tucker for Hong Kong T20Is

Josh Little and Lorcan Tucker have been handed their maiden call-ups to the Ireland Twenty20 International squad which will take on Hong Kong at home in September.
23 August 2016

Ireland Women announce squads for Bangladesh series

Ireland Women have announced 13-member One-Day International and Twenty20 International squads for the upcoming limited-overs series against Bangladesh Women.
23 August 2016

Angelo Perera to replace Nuwan Pradeep

Sri Lanka have called upon the middle-order batsman Angelo Perera to replace the injured fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep for the ongoing One-Day International series against Australia.
23 August 2016

Southern Vipers inspire local youngsters

Ahead of the Kia Super League final on Sunday, youngsters from Southampton and the surrounding areas joined with the Hendy Kia dealership and Southern Vipers players for a fun training session.
23 August 2016

Penkridge CC 23rd August Blog

Given the weather forecast for Friday and Saturday, and the fact that our home ground was underwater after junior training on Friday night, our hopes of playing any cricket at all on Saturday seemed rather slim. However, somehow all three games managed to be played on Saturday, and a decent amount of cricket was played on Sunday as well.
23 August 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 23rd 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.
23 August 2016

New Derbyshire deals for Davis, Hemmings

Derbyshire have confirmed that pace bowler Will Davis and all-rounder Rob Hemmings have signed two-year contracts which will keep them at the club until at least the end of the 2018 season.
23 August 2016

Mark Boucher handed two-year contract as Titans head coach

Former South African wicket-keeper batsman Mark Boucher has been announced as the next head coach of the Titans franchise on a two-year contract.
23 August 2016

CSA blames unseasonal rain for poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has blamed the unseasonal rain in Durban for the poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead where the first Test between the Proteas and New Zealand ended in a draw.
23 August 2016

Investigation launched into Queen's Park Oval Test

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board and the Queen's Park Cricket Club have launched a joint investigation into the events which led to the fourth Test between West Indies and India to end in a draw due to soggy outfield conditions.
23 August 2016

Contribution from senior players will be crucial in ODI series - Yasir Arafat

Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat believes that the contribution of the senior members of the One-Day International squad will be crucial to the side's success in the upcoming series against England.
23 August 2016

Everybody left disappointed at a soggy Queen's Park Oval - Cricket World TV

Chetan Narula just about manages to keep himself dry as he sends back his final round-up from the Caribbean where he reviews what little action there was in the fourth and final West Indies-India Test.
22 August 2016

Pakistan ascend to the top of ICC Test rankings

Pakistan have clinched the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings after the draw between West Indies and India in the fourth Test in Trinidad.
22 August 2016

David Willey to rejoin England ODI squad

England fast bowler David Willey is set to rejoin the national One-Day International squad to face Pakistan after he was cleared of any serious injury to his left hand.
22 August 2016

County Championship Week 15 - Statistical Round up

At the end of the 14th week, Middlesex and Essex managed to extend their lead at the top of the points table in Division One and Division two respectively. Ahead of the 15th week in the championship, here is a statistical round up.
22 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 22nd August

Our Top Tweets of the weekend are a bit of a mix - from well timed photos to club cricket events and plenty of youth cricket.
22 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Rangana Herath

Sri Lanka left-arm-spinner Rangana Herath is the Cricket World Player of the Week for bowling Sri Lanka to a convincing victory in the third Test against Australia in Colombo.
22 August 2016

Ireland Women to face Bangladesh Women in September

Ireland Women and Bangladesh Women are set to face off in a limited overs series consisting of two One-Day Internationals and as many Twenty20 Internationals in September.
22 August 2016

Hand injury forces David Willey out of Pakistan ODI series

England fast bowler David Willey is set to miss the upcoming One-Day International series against Pakistan after suffering a hand injury on the Finals Day of the 2016 NatWest Twenty20 Blast.
21 August 2016