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Heather Knight launches ICC's Cricket for Good School Resource

As a part of the International Cricket Council's campaign to inspire young girls and boys to take up the game, England Women's team captain Heather Knight launched Cricket for Good banner during her visit to Hague Primary School in East London.
15 May 2017

Bletchley CC Bags Itself A Rain Cover As Winner of total-play Ltd Competition

Milton Keynes village side Bletchley CC has just taken delivery of a brand new Rain Cover pitch cover courtesy or cricket pitch specialist total-play Ltd.
15 May 2017

Around the Grounds - 15th May 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket getting into the swing of things now, with teams playing at all levels and ages.
15 May 2017

Newell Park vs Wednesday Knights: Match Report

The first game for the Wednesday Knights was against a youthful Newell Park played at Barbary hall on Saturday 6th May. The ground was part of a rural setting, with deep woods located around the ground. The wicket was a rolled strip of mud, scattered with cracks.
15 May 2017

Harlow Town v Benfleet - 13th May 2017

Harlow Town commenced the new 2017 league season with a comfortable victory against Benfleet at Phoenix Park on Saturday.
15 May 2017


Dale Steyn to miss Test series against England

South Africa speedster Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against England after failing to make sufficient progress in his recovery from a fractured shoulder.
15 May 2017

Santner five-wicket haul guides New Zealand to win despite Niall O'Brien century

Mitchell Santer picked a five-wicket haul as New Zealand managed to overcome a century from Niall O'Brien to kick-start their tri-series campaign with a 51-run victory over Ireland in Dublin.
15 May 2017

Mediterranean Cricket League

When one thinks of Split, Croatia they think of glorious Mediterranean sunshine and beautiful beaches, and when it comes to sport most would think about football. The last sport people would associate with this amazing part of the world is cricket, but in June 2016 Split played host to the first edition of Europe’s answer to the glitz and glamour of the Indian Premier League.
11 May 2017

Shropshire D40 Team and Disability Cricket - 11th May 2017

Ever since my colectomy in 2015, and eventually recovering to play cricket from the start of the 2016 season, disability cricket – and the BACD D40 league is something I’d had an interest in, with a hope to be able to play the game at some point if I was eligible.
11 May 2017

Leading England cricketers join together for launch of 'Cricket Has No Boundaries'

Top cricketers in England cricket came together at The Black Prince Trust for the launch of 'Cricket Has No Boundaries' initiative launched by NatWest.
11 May 2017

ICC confirms Shashank Manohar to continue as chairman

International Cricket Council has confirmed Shashank Manohar will continue as the chairman until June 2018 when his tenure comes to an end.
11 May 2017

Azhar, Azam score fifties on slow batting day

Azhar Ali remained unbeaten on 85 while Babar Azam scored a fifty as Pakistan reached 169 for two on a rain hit day one where only 69 overs were possible in the third Test in Dominica.
11 May 2017

Rydal Penrhos Hosts Marylebone Cricket Club For 93rd Consecutive Year

Talented cricketers at Rydal Penrhos welcomed one of the most storied sides in the country for a prestigious annual fixture.
10 May 2017

New Perth Stadium misses out on Ashes

Cricket Australia has confirmed that third Ashes Test between Australia and England has been shifted to WACA after the new Perth Stadium has failed in its timeline to be ready for hosting the encounter.
10 May 2017

Ireland include Simi Singh for tri-series

Ireland have called-up uncapped all-rounder Simi Singh for the upcoming tri-series at home which also includes New Zealand and Bangladesh.
10 May 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 9th May 2017

As the 2017 cricket season gets underway, we are delighted to announce that the 2017 Cricket World Performance of the Week is to be sponsored by GM Cricket and Durant Cricket.
9 May 2017

Dennis G34D praised by Doncaster Rovers

James Davison, head of grounds at Doncaster Rovers Football Club has praised his new Dennis G34D cylinder mowers claiming they provide him with a finish worthy of Premier League standards.
9 May 2017

Sale CC - Fine All Round Performance from McFarlane

Sale 1st XI got off the mark in division one of the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League after beating Warrington off the penultimate delivery of their match in a thrilling finish. The win, inspired by a fine all-round performance from Jeremy McFarlane, set up a great weekend during which all 4 senior teams won.
9 May 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 6th May 2017 (In association with MA Lawyers)

Saturday morning dawned cold, grey and damp – so naturally it was a cricket day…. After walking the dog, returning library books (mine, not the dog’s), doing the food shop and trying to stop the cat from eating my porridge – all things I’m sure Jonny Bairstow doesn’t have to contend with before keeping wicket for England – I headed off for a home game.
9 May 2017