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Good Things Come in Threes...!

The world of cricket has been lucky enough to have witnessed a number of siblings representing their countries, the history books have been littered with them. Steve & Mark Waugh, Peter & Graeme Pollock, Andy & Grant Flower and of course Ian, Greg & Trevor Chappell to name a few.
11 July 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Moeen Ali

For picking 10 wickets in the first Test against South Africa at Lord's and helping England to a 211-run victory, Moeen Ali is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 July 2017

Moeen goes past Stokes in ICC rankings for all-rounders

England's Moeen Ali has surpassed his team-mate Ben Stokes in the International Cricket Council rankings for all-rounders following his 10-wicket haul in the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
11 July 2017

Ajmal Shahzad to exit Sussex

Sussex have confirmed the exit of former England fast bowler Ajmal Shahzad from the county club with immediate effect.
11 July 2017

Sports Betting and Cricket

Cricket and betting have long been associated with one another, and have long gone hand in hand for many spectators and punters alike.
10 July 2017

England name unchanged squad for second Test

England have retained the 12-man squad for the second Test against South Africa to be played in Nottingham between 14th and 18th July.
10 July 2017

Rohit, Pandya make it to India Test squad to face Sri Lanka

Uncapped all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been included in the 16-man squad that will tour Sri Lanka for a three-match Test series.
10 July 2017

Tamim Iqbal to feature for Essex in Natwest T20 Blast

Essex have confirmed the signing of Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal for the ongoing Natwest T20 Blast campaign.
8 July 2017

Fixtures for India tour of Sri Lanka announced

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed the fixtures for India's tour of Sri Lanka that includes three Tests, five One-Day Internationals and solitary Twenty20 International.
8 July 2017

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada suspended for second Test

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada has been handed a one match suspension after he was proven guilty of using "inappropriate language" during the first innings of the ongoing Test against England.
8 July 2017

Local cricket coach heads to Lords with the Afghanistan National Cricket Team

Ryan Maron, former Western Province cricketer and University of Cape Town Head Coach, will walk the hallowed pitch at Lords in London next week, as he fulfils his role of Fielding Coach for the Afghanistan National Cricket team.
7 July 2017

Cricket Captain 2017 Launches on Steam Today

Cricket Captain 2017 arrives with the most significant expansion of domestic teams in its history, with 130 playable domestic teams across 8 countries, along with all the 10 international Test teams.
7 July 2017

Callander CC To Tour Slovenia

Callander, Scotland, May 1, 2017– On July 21st 2017 Callander Cricket Club will be making its first overseas trip with a 7 day tour to Slovenia and Croatia supported by players from fellow Forth Valley clubs St Modans and Westquarter & Redding.
6 July 2017

5 New Bookmakers Making a Splash in the UK

With the cricket season well under way, fans of the sport may be considering having a bet on the action to make it a little bit more interesting. Cricket betting is very popular in the UK, with people who know what they are doing able to make plenty of cash out of it.
6 July 2017

Andrew Flintoff to be part of Sky Cricket panel for Natwest T20 Blast

Sky Sports have confirmed former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff as a part of their cricket commentary team this summer as county cricket gets underway.
5 July 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 5th July 2017

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.
5 July 2017

Shropshire D40 Blog Sunday 2nd July

Sunday saw the last group game for the Shropshire D40 team, when we hosted Cheshire at Alscott Cricket Club. Having already won the group with a game to spare we were determined to maintain our 100% record for the season so far.
5 July 2017

Chris Gayle recalled for T20I game against India

West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle will be a part of the 13-man squad that will take on India in the one-off Twenty20 International game to be played at Sabina Park on Sunday.
5 July 2017

Sarfraz Ahmed handed Pakistan Test captaincy

Pakistan have confirmed wicket-keeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed as their new Test captain following the retirement of Misbah-ul-Haq.
4 July 2017

Around the Grounds - 4th 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.
4 July 2017