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Penkridge Player Profile - Paul Szewczyk

Paul Szewczyk - top bloke, first team batsman, great first slip fielder (stood next to him there for long enough!) and first team captain until last season.
9 August 2016

Penkridge CC 9th August Blog

It’s been good to see the team play some decent cricket at times, winning two and losing three of their games with a side mainly made up of under 17s. Much credit must go to captain Ollie Deakin for his organisation of the team this season.
9 August 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 9th 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.
9 August 2016

Michael Clarke elected as Honorary Life Member of MCC

Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke has been elected as the honorary life member of the Marylebone Cricket Club.
9 August 2016

Cricket South Africa supports two-tier Test system

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has stated that the board supports the proposed two-tier system in Test cricket.
9 August 2016

Cricket Australia hand fine to Steve O'Keefe

Left-arm spin bowler Steve O'Keefe has been handed a $10,000 fine by Cricket Australia after he was issued a criminal infringement notice for his involvement in an incident at a hotel in Sydney on Saturday.
9 August 2016

Mohammad Hafeez vows to deliver in the fourth Test

Pakistan opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez, who has failed to make an impression in the ongoing Test series against England, has vowed to deliver if selected for the final Test at The Oval.
9 August 2016

Carlos Brathwaite to lead 13-man T20I squad against India

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced a 13-man squad which will face India in the two-match Twenty20 International series in Florida and have named Carlos Brathwaite as the captain.
9 August 2016

Notts Outlaws first to book T20 Blast Finals Day place

Notts Outlaws produced an outstanding performance in the field to defend a score of 162 for seven and beat Essex Eagles by 39 runs to book a NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day place at Edgbaston.
8 August 2016

Back surgery rules McCullum out of NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum will not be playing for Middlesex in the quarter-final of the NatWest Twenty20 Blast against Northamptonshire on Tuesday as he is set to undergo a back surgery.
8 August 2016

Cricket South Africa bans Thami Tsolekile and three others

Cricket South Africa has banned four cricketers, Thami Tsolekile, Jean Symes, Ethy Mbhalati and Pumelela Matshikwe for their involvement in the 2015 Ram Slam Twenty20 fixing scandal.
8 August 2016

Gough tips Essex to turn over Outlaws in T20 Blast quarter-final

Former Essex fast bowler Darren Gough is predicting a win for his former side when they take on Notts Outlaws in the first NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final tonight.
8 August 2016

Yorkshire star trains with homeless people ahead of charity fund-raiser

Yorkshire club captain Andrew Gale recently took part in a training session alongside homeless people as part of the build-up to a fund-raising event in aid of Centrepoint that takes place next month.
8 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 8th August

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club cricket, county cricket, the Caribbean Premier League and the international game.
8 August 2016

Australia add Travis Head to ODI squad for Sri Lanka series

Australian selectors have called up left-handed batsman Travis Head to the One-Day International squad for the series against Sri Lanka in their ongoing tour.
8 August 2016

England name unchanged squad for fourth Test

England selectors have picked an unchanged 13-man squad for the fourth Test against Pakistan, which will be played at The Oval in London between 11th and 15th August.
8 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dilruwan Perera

Sri Lankan off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bags the Cricket World Player of the Week award for leading his team to a historic series victory against Australia after winning the second Test in Galle by a massive 229-run margin.
8 August 2016

Middlesex maintain gap, Essex return to summit

All four Specsavers County Championship matches that ended today were drawn, which means Middlesex maintain a 13-point lead at the top of Division One and Essex are back on top of Division Two - by just one point.
7 August 2016

Mathews feels Australia look lost against spinners

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews observed that the Australian batsmen seemed out of place while batting against the spinners in the ongoing Test series.
7 August 2016

Mustafizur Rahman to undergo shoulder surgery in London

Bangladesh Cricket Board has confirmed that fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman has been scheduled for a surgery on his shoulder on 11th August in London.
7 August 2016