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Around the Grounds 25th July 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from an extremely busy weekend of club cricket ranging from different teams and age groups, to competitions and tournaments.
25 July 2017

Charl Langeveldt backs Rabada to come back strong after suspension

South Africa bowling coach Charl Langeveldt is backing speedster Kagiso Rabada to make a strong statement in the third Test at The Oval on his comeback from suspension.
25 July 2017

JP Duminy heads back home after his Test axing

South Africa batsman JP Duminy will be heading back home ahead of the third Test against England at Kennington Oval after he was overlooked in the ongoing Test series.
25 July 2017

Lokesh Rahul ruled out of first Test against Sri Lanka

India opening batsman Lokesh Rahul will miss the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle due to a viral fever.
25 July 2017

Cricket Bats set to change in size from October 2017

With the NatWest T20 Blast well under way, the question everyone is asking is, when will bats stop getting bigger?
24 July 2017

New Cricket Scoring, Scouting and Live Streaming Software and App Announced

10 years ago PitchVision developed the world’s first portable cricket motion tracking system and they have now announced that they are releasing “PV/Match” a new and exciting cricket scoring, scouting and live streaming software and app system for club, school and recreational cricket, later in the year.
24 July 2017

Mithali Raj proud of India's effort despite missing out on World Cup

India captain Mithali Raj admitted that she was proud of her team's efforts in the Women's World Cup final against England at Lord's where they went on to lose the encounter by nine runs.
24 July 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Anya Shrubsole

For her match-winning performance in the Women's World Cup final against India at Lord's and leading England to their fourth title victory, pace bowler Anya Shrubsole is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
24 July 2017

Sri Lanka make changes to squad for first Test

Sri Lanka have made three changes to their squad for the first Test against India that kicks-off in Colombo on Wednesday.
24 July 2017

David Miller joins Glamorgan on short-term deal

Glamorgan have confirmed the signing of South Africa international David Miller on a short-term deal for the ongoing Natwest T20 Blast.
22 July 2017

Dinesh Chandimal to miss first Test against India

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the upcoming Test series against India, skipper Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the first game that kicks-off on 26th July in Galle.
22 July 2017

Injury brings an end to Michael Lumb's career

England and Nottinghamshire batsman Michael Lumb has announced his decision to retire from professional cricket with immediate effect.
21 July 2017

Malan included in England squad, Westley to make debut at The Oval

Essex batsman Tom Westley is all set to make his England debut after he was named in the squad for the third Test against South Africa at The Oval.
20 July 2017

Birmingham Youngsters Benefit from new Lord’s Taverners Minibus in Memory of Rachael Heyhoe Flint

Pupils at Reynalds Cross School in Solihull have been given a transport lifeline this week (19 July) after being presented with a new wheelchair accessible minibus in memory of the late Baroness Rachael Heyhoe Flint.
20 July 2017

Pietersen blames England's top-order for Trent Bridge defeat

Former skipper Kevin Pietersen has pointed out at poor team selection as the reason behind England's 340-run defeat to South Africa in the second Test at Trent Bridge that allowed the Proteas to level the series 1-1.
20 July 2017

India's 2015 tour of Sri Lanka changed team's outlook - Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes the 2015 Test tour of Sri Lanka created the belief in the team to achieve more success especially in the longer format of the game.
20 July 2017

John Bracewell set to quit as Ireland coach in December

Ireland have confirmed that head coach John Bracwell will step down from his role at the end of his contract in December.
19 July 2017

Shaminda Eranga cleared to bowl by ICC

As a big respite to Sri Lanka Cricket, pace bowler Shaminda Eranga has been cleared to bowl by the International Cricket Council with immediate effect.
19 July 2017

Cricket Gambling or Slot Sites?

In some countries, cricket is all but unheard of, while in others, it’s the heart and soul of the nation’s sports lovers. As can be expected, a sport with this kind of popularity has also generated its fair share of controversy over the years
19 July 2017

Cricket News: Sale Battle for Draw

Sale 1st XI held on for a draw at home to Macclesfield in division one of the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League. The former premiership team were looking favourites for the win before a rear guard action secured the draw points for the home side.
19 July 2017