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We can still qualify for T20 Blast quarter-finals - Alex Lees

Yorkshire Vikings captain Alex Lees is adamant that his side can still qualify for the quarter-final stages of the NatWest T20 Blast despite making a bad start to this year's competition.
16 June 2016

Middlesex players take on 117-year-old big-hitting record

Watch as three Middlesex cricketers warm up for their first NatWest T20 Blast game of the season at Lord's by attempting to hit a ball over the Lord's pavilion, for the first time in 117 years.
16 June 2016

Yorkshire re-sign Azeem Rafiq, recall Josh Shaw

Yorkshire have handed off-spinner Azeem Rafiq a contract until the end of the season and recalled quick bowler Josh Shaw from his loan spell at Gloucestershire.
16 June 2016

What makes West Indies so good at power hitting?

West Indies players and support staff speak about the team's incredible power-hitting ability which was one of the cornerstones of their World Twenty20 triumph earlier in the year.
16 June 2016

BCCI shortlists 21 applicants for head coach role

From the list of 57 applicants for the post of the national head coach, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has shortlisted a total of 21 candidates.
16 June 2016

NZC drops umpire Billy Bowden from International Panel

New Zealand Cricket has dropped umpire Billy Bowden from the International Panel along with Derek Walker and Phil Jones and has promoted Chris Brown, Wayne Knights as their replacements.
16 June 2016

Gloucestershire expecting record crowd for Somerset clash

Gloucestershire are expecting a record crowd at the County Ground in Bristol for Friday's NatWest T20 Blast derby clash with Somerset.
15 June 2016

Essex go top as rain hits one-day and T20 programme

Essex beat Kent by five wickets to move to the top of the Royal London One-Day Cup South Group table while rain caused two matches in the North Group and the day's only scheduled NatWest T20 fixture to be abandoned.
15 June 2016

That's Not Cricket! Essex players take on Euro 2016 crossbar challenge

Almost one week on from the start of Euro 2016 in France, Essex stars got into the football swing of things when they were challenged to a crossbar challenge by Unibet.
15 June 2016

Worcestershire urge fans to turn New Road yellow for Cricket Versus Cancer

Worcestershire stand-in captain Jack Leach is urging the club's fans to turn New Road yellow on 1st July in support of batsman Tom Fell and first-team scorer Dawn Pugh who have both been battling cancer.
15 June 2016

No reason why Ireland can't win ODI series against Sri Lanka - William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield has expressed confidence in his side's ability to sneak a crucial series victory over Sri Lanka in the upcoming two-match One-Day International campaign.
15 June 2016

Barry McCarthy eager to make debut against Sri Lanka

Uncapped Ireland pacer Barry McCarthy is hoping to make his debut in the first One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Dublin on 16th June.
15 June 2016

Lord's Taverners link up with James Anderson's Numbers Collection

The Lord's Taverners have signed a partnership with The Numbers Collection by James Anderson following which Anderson's label will become the official wine supplier to the charity.
15 June 2016

Paul Walter signs first professional deal at Essex

All-rounder Paul Walter has signed a two-year contract with Essex, his first professional deal with the club, the county have confirmed.
15 June 2016

Birmingham Bears sign Matthew Wade for T20 Blast

Birmingham Bears have signed Australian wicket-keeper Matthew Wade for the final six matches of the NatWest T20 Blast group stage as a replacement for New Zealand's Luke Ronchi.
15 June 2016

BCCI, NZC deny cancelling day-night Test plans

The Board of Control for Cricket in India and New Zealand Cricket have denied media reports that the Black Caps were not willing to play a day-night Test during their tour of India in October.
15 June 2016

Mushtaq Ahmed to join Pakistan coaching staff for England Tests

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed has been appointed as the bowling coach of the national team for the four-match Test series against England which begins in July.
15 June 2016

Stuart Broad in the mix for Champions Trophy spot - Trevor Bayliss

England head coach Trevor Bayliss admits that fast bowler Stuart Broad has a fair chance of featuring in the squad for the 2017 Champions Trophy.
15 June 2016

It was easy to lure big names for CPL 2016 - Tom Moody

Former Australian batsman and International Director of Cricket in the Caribbean Premier League Tom Moody expressed that it was easy to attract the top Twenty20 stars to participate in the upcoming edition of the tournament.
14 June 2016

One-Day Cup wins for Gloucestershire, Kent, Middlesex, Surrey, Yorkshire

There were Royal London One-Day Cup wins for Gloucestershire, Kent, Middlesex, Surrey and Yorkshire as teams managed to complete their matches despite the bad weather hitting most of England and Wales.
14 June 2016