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Holland replaces O'Keefe for second Test in Galle

Australia have named the uncapped left-arm spinner Jon Holland in the playing XI for the second Test against Sri Lanka in Galle to take the place of the injured Steve O'Keefe.
3 August 2016

Essex, Kent, Somerset, Surrey reach RLODC quarter-finals

Essex, Kent, Somerset, and Surrey completed the Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-final line-up after the final clutch of South Group games were affected by rain.
2 August 2016

Steven Finn to replace Ben Stokes for third Test

England have opted top pick fast bowler Steven Finn to replace the injured all-rounder Ben Stokes for the third Test against Pakistan at Edgbaston.
2 August 2016

Varun Chopra returns to Essex on three-year deal

Varun Chopra has will signed a three-year contract to rejoin Essex from Warwickshire after a seven-year spell at Edgbaston.
2 August 2016

AB de Villiers, Morne Morkel to miss New Zealand Test series

South African skipper AB de Villiers and fast bowler Morne Morkel have been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against New Zealand due to injuries.
2 August 2016

Campaign aiming to 'bowl out domestic violence' coming to Headingley

Cricketers, celebrities, stars from other sports and politicians will all take to the field at Headingley on Sunday 4th September as part of the White Ribbon Campaign to 'bowl out domestic violence'.
2 August 2016

SISIS Brush-Pro passes test at King Edward's School

The SISIS Brush-Pro ride-on brushing system has gained top marks at King Edward's School in Birmingham, where head groundsman Garry Watson uses it for all of his synthetic surface maintenance.
2 August 2016

Market Deeping CC to host ECB NatWest Club T20 area finals

Market Deeping Cricket Club in Lincolnshire will host the area finals for the ECB NatWest Club T20 competition on Sunday, 7th August, where four sides will battle to reach the next stage of the tournament.
2 August 2016

India, West Indies to play T20Is in Florida

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed that India and West Indies will play two Twenty20 Internationals in Florida later in August.
2 August 2016

Malta fall just short in bid to retain Pan European T20 title

Malta ended the 2016 Pan European T20 tournament in second place to UCT of Dubai, just missing out on retaining the trophy they won two years ago.
2 August 2016

Sale Silverbacks beat Urmston to reach quarter-finals

Sale Silverbacks qualified for the county over 40s play-offs after securing a winner-takes-all victory over Urmston Tigers in the Vivio Cheshire County League North-East Division.
2 August 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 2nd August

Performance of the Week features some of the best performances from clubs and individuals around the UK, then gives you the chance to support your entry.
2 August 2016

Injury concern for Nuwan Pradeep ahead of Galle Test

Sri Lankan fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep has sustained a hamstring strain and is currently a doubtful starter for the second Test match against Australia which will be played in Galle.
2 August 2016

County Championship Week 14 - Statistical Round up

Ahead of the 14th week of the County Championship, Middlesex and Essex have continued to thrive at the top of the points table in Division One and Division Two respectively. Here are a few key statistics of the upcoming matches.
1 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kusal Mendis

For scoring the highest individual score in Pallekele and helping Sri Lanka secure a fabulous victory in the first Test against Australia, Kusal Mendis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 August 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Josh Baker

This weeks profile is Penkridge CC's young all rounder Josh Baker who made his first appearance of the season this weekend after recovering from a badly broken foot - who also happens to be Kev's son, and is definitely one of the best two cricketers in their house...
1 August 2016

Penkridge CC 1st August Blog

After Joe Marson departed for a patient 34, the innings was in danger of falling well short of a competitive total before Vickas Maher (48) and Kev Baker (58 not out) shared a club record partnership of 92 for the ninth wicket, taking the score to 275/9 off 50 overs.
1 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 1st August

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club cricket, county cricket, the Caribbean Premier League and the international game as well as Pokémon Go making yet another appearance.
1 August 2016

Rahul creates history, India surge ahead despite West Indies fightback - Cricket World TV

In his latest video report from Jamaica, Chetan Narula reviews the first two days of the second Test between West Indies and India, where Lokesh Rahul notched his highest Test score.
1 August 2016

Darren Lehmann to stay on as Australia coach till 2019

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann has signed a contract extension with Cricket Australia which will see him serve in the position until October 2019.
1 August 2016