County Championship

Changes to Laws, Playing Conditions and Other Regulations for 2018

Concussion Replacements will be available for the first time in all four professional domestic competitions this summer, in one of a number of significant changes to the Playing Conditions affecting the Specsavers County Championship, Royal London One-Day Cup, Vitality Blast and Kia Super League.
21 March 2018

Sussex announce results for 2016/17 financial year

Sussex Cricket Ltd. is pleased to report an operating profit of £343k for the year to 31st October 2017.
1 March 2018

Hampshire secure Hashim Amla for 2018 season

As a big boost to Hampshire, South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has agreed to join the English county club for the first three months of the 2018 season.
1 March 2018

Michael Carberry to lead Leicestershire in 2018 season

Leicestershire have confirmed that England international Michael Carberry has been appointed as the captain of the club across all the three formats.
22 February 2018

Hampshire sign ex-Kent captain Sam Northeast

Hampshire have confirmed the signing of former Kent skipper Sam Northeast on a four-year deal ahead of the 2018 season.
20 February 2018

Adil Rashid turns down red-ball cricket for Yorkshire in 2018

England international Adil Rashid has decided to play only limited overs games for his county Yorkshire in the upcoming season.
16 February 2018

Essex sign Peter Siddle on short-term deal

Essex have confirmed the signing of Australia fast bowler Peter Siddle on a short-term contract ahead of the 2018 County Championship.
6 February 2018

Middlesex appoint Dawid Malan as new captain

Middlesex have confirmed that England international Dawid Malan will lead the club across all the three formats.
2 February 2018

Tom Helm extends stay at Middlesex

Middlesex have confirmed that fast bowler Tom Helm has signed a contract extension with the English county club.
24 January 2018

Sam Billings handed Kent captaincy

Kent have announced England international Sam Billings as the captain for the upcoming season.
18 January 2018

Read to return to Notts in part-time coaching role

Former Nottinghamshire captain Chris Read has confirmed he will return to the Club in 2018 in a part-time coaching capacity.
21 December 2017

Steve Rhodes makes Worcestershire exit

Worcestershire have confirmed the departure of the club's director of cricket Steve Rhodes with immediate effect following an internal investigation.
15 December 2017

County Championship 2018 Fixture List Unveiled

Essex will launch their defence of the Specsavers County Championship next April against Yorkshire at Emerald Headingley – an intriguing first domestic fixture as head coach of the county champions for Anthony McGrath, as it will mean returning to the club where he spent 18 seasons as a player.
29 November 2017

Derbyshire sack Shiv Thakor after guilty verdict

Derbyshire County Cricket Club has terminated Shiv Thakor's contract with immediate effect after the all-rounder was found guilty of indecently exposing himself to two women.
22 November 2017

Steven Mullaney to lead Nottinghamshire in 2018 season

Nottinghamshire have confirmed all-rounder Steven Mullaney as the new skipper following the retirement of Chris Read.
14 November 2017

George Garton to remain with Sussex until 2020

Sussex have confirmed contract extension for young seamer George Garton that will keep him with the English county club until 2020.
13 November 2017

Chris Nash joins Nottinghamshire on a three-year contract

Nottinghamshire have confirmed the signing of opening batsman Chis Nash for the next three seasons.
2 November 2017

Tom Westley extends stay with Essex

England international Tom Westley has signed a contract extension with Essex County Cricket Club that will keep him with the defending County Champions until the end of the 2019 season.
31 October 2017

Phil Salt to remain at Sussex after signing two year contract

Sussex Cricket has confirmed that top order batsman Phil Salt has penned a new two year contract with the club.
28 October 2017

James Weighell to remain with Durham until 2020

Young pace bowler James Weighell has extended his stay at Durham County Cricket Club after signing a two year contract extension.
27 October 2017