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England concerned by Chris Woakes' side strain

England skipper Eoin Morgan admitted that he is concerned by the side strain to all-rounder Chirs Woakes following their eight-wicket victory against Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy opener at The Oval on Thursday.
2 June 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 1st June (In association with MA Lawyers)

A gorgeous week of weather in the Midlands, none more so than on Thursday night when 34 “little stars” got their first taste of cricket on a beautiful evening at the club as part of the ECB’s All Star Cricket programme. Fast forward to Saturday morning, and naturally the weather had changed to showers…. Fortunately, we avoided the forecast thunderstorms and all four games scheduled for Saturday were completed – two wins and two defeats.
1 June 2017

Zimbabwe announce squad for Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka tours

Zimbabwe selectors have announced a 15-man squad that will feature in the upcoming tours of Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka.
1 June 2017

Scotland include Preston Mommsen for World Cricket League contest against Namibia

Former Scotland skipper Preston Mommsen has been included in the World Cricket League squad that will take on Namibia in a two-match series to be played on 11th and 13th June at Grange Cricket Club in Edinburgh.
1 June 2017

Andrew Strauss believes IPL will benefit England cricketers

England director of cricket Andrew Strauss believes the experience of playing in the Indian Premier League will only help his team's players perform better at international level.
1 June 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 31st 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.
31 May 2017





ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Sri Lanka seek redemption

Sri Lanka will have a chance to make amends for their downslide with a convincing performance in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament.
31 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Unpredictable Pakistan aim for maiden title

A formidable pace attack will keep Pakistan in contention in English conditions which is expected to aid pace and movement as they head into the ICC Champions Trophy after managing to edge out West Indies in the ODI rankings.
31 May 2017

Kagiso Rabada rises to pole position in ICC Rankings

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada will head into the ICC Champions Trophy as the number one ranked bowler following his performance in the third One-Day International against England at Lord's.
31 May 2017

Around the Grounds - 30th 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.
30 May 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Eoin Morgan

For his performances in the first two One-Day Internationals against South Africa and leading his team to a series victory, England skipper Eoin Morgan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
30 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Desperate South Africa seek second ICC title

Another ICC tournament, another star studded South Africa line-up. But, will they be able to cross their hurdle of not winning a major ICC tournament since 1998 in the upcoming Champions Trophy?
30 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Balanced combination keeps India in good stead

The defending champions India will once again head into ICC Champions Trophy as one of the top contender but this time with a much more balanced squad to combat English conditions.
29 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Improved Bangladesh raise high expectation

Bangladesh have improved vastly over the years in the limited overs format and will be a force to reckon when they take the field in the upcoming Champions Trophy campaign next month.
27 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - New Zealand pin hopes on all-round strength

A combination of power hitters, ruthless swing bowlers and the solidity of Kane Williamson makes New Zealand one of the top contenders in the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament.
26 May 2017

India confident of defending title - Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli is confident that his team is well equipped to defend the title in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy to be played in England and Wales.
26 May 2017