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ECB announces summer 2017 international schedule

The England and Wales Cricket Board on Friday has announced the international schedule for 2017 summer with home series against Ireland, South Africa, and West Indies.
1 July 2016

Leicestershire's Lucy Higham to train with Loughborough Lightning

Leicestershire Vixens' 18-year-old Lucy Higham has been invited to train with Kia Super League outfit Loughborough Lightning.
1 July 2016

Sophie Ecclestone named in England Women's squad for Pakistan T20Is

17-year-old left-arm spinner Sophie Ecclestone has been named in the England Women's squad to take part in the upcoming three-match Twenty20 International series against Pakistan Women.
1 July 2016

Mustafizur Rahman all set to join Sussex

Bangladesh pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman is set to depart to the United Kingdom on 13th July for his stint with Sussex in the ongoing NatWest Twenty20 Blast and the Royal London One-Day Cup.
1 July 2016

Saudi Arabia becomes 39th ICC Associate Member

Saudi Arabia became the 39th Associate Member of the International Cricket Council after being unanimously elected during the Full Council meeting in Edinburgh on Thursday.
1 July 2016

Kent beat Sussex despite the sun, rain denies Durham, Worcestershire

Rain caused tonight's NatWest T20 Blast match between Durham and Worcestershire to be abandoned while the sun interrupted proceedings between Kent and Sussex before the former prevailed.
30 June 2016

Askern Miners Welfare CC choose total-play for new net facility

Doncaster-based Askern Miners Welfare Cricket Club have just unveiled an all-new synthetic cricket practice net facility which was installed by total-play.
30 June 2016

Charlotte Edwards on hand to open new cricket centre in Brighton

Former England captain Charlotte Edwards was the guest of honour as the new Sir Rod Aldridge Cricket Centre was opened in Brighton yesterday (29th June).
30 June 2016

Stuart Thompson on a temporary break due to performance anxiety

Ireland all-rounder Stuart Thompson is currently on a temporary break from the game as he is suffering from performance anxiety and is receiving expert treatment.
30 June 2016

Gloucestershire, Leicestershire draw rain-disrupted game

Having lost the best part of two days due to rain, it came as little surprise that the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire at Grace Road was drawn.
30 June 2016

Sangakkara relishing CPL return with Jamaica Tallawahs

Kumar Sangakkara has fond memories of winning the Caribbean Premier League with the Jamaica Tallawahs in 2013 and he is already looking forward to his second stint with the team this year.
30 June 2016

Essex gear up for brace of games against Kent

Essex are preparing to face Kent in both the NatWest T20 Blast and Specsavers County Championship with plenty at stake in both "Battle of the Bridge" contests.
30 June 2016

Ben Cox signs new Worcestershire contract

Worcestershire have confirmed that wicket-keeper Ben Cox has signed a new four-year contract which will keep him at New Road until the end of the 2020 season.
30 June 2016

Everyone's excited about Lancashire T20 clash - Azeem Rafiq

Yorkshire off-spinner Azeem Rafiq says he and his team-mates are excited about tomorrow's NatWest T20 Blast clash with Roses rivals Lancashire at Headingley.
30 June 2016

Graham Manou signed by Cricket Australia to oversee youth development

Former wicket-keeper batsman Graham Manou has been signed by Cricket Australia as the national Under-15-19 High Performance pathway manager.
30 June 2016

Kevin Pietersen to play T20 charity match in England

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen is set to return to Twenty20 action at home when he plays in a charity match on 22nd September between Cricket United XI and Surrey All-Stars XI.
30 June 2016

Sussex sign Nuwan Kulasekara on short-term deal

Sussex have signed experienced Sri Lankan fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara on a short-term deal as cover for injured Bangladeshi Mustafizur Rahman.
30 June 2016

Australia sign Thilan Samaraweera as batting consultant

Cricket Australia has signed former Sri Lankan batsman Thilan Samaraweera as a batting consultant at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane from June to August.
30 June 2016


CPL can help resolve problems in West Indies cricket - Mark Butcher

Former England batsman Mark Butcher feels that the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) can play a key role in resolving the ongoing problems that West Indies cricket faces.
29 June 2016