County Championship

Gubbins, Madsen star before rain curtails proceedings

Rain brought about an early end to the action at all five County Championship matches being played today, but not before Nick Gubbins registered a maiden double-century and Wayne Madsen hit his fourth ton of the season.
28 June 2016

Somerset take control, Warwickshire fight back

Day two of the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches was good for Derbyshire, Somerset, Lancashire, and Warwickshire while Leicestershire and Gloucestershire got their game underway.
27 June 2016

Overton twins, Kent pair provide early highlights

The Overton twins sharing eight wickets for Somerset against Hampshire and a record partnership for Kent against Derbyshire were among the highlights of the four Specsavers County Championship matches that got underway today.
26 June 2016

Northamptonshire build big lead over Sussex

After rain limited play on day two in Arundel, Northamptonshire used day three to build up a significant advantage over hosts Sussex in Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship.
24 June 2016

A day of draws in the County Championship

It was draws all round as three more County Championship matches concluded today while the Sussex-Northamptonshire match was hampered by rain.
23 June 2016

Big win for Surrey, dramatic one for Leicestershire

Surrey completed a comprehensive victory over Nottinghamshire as more dry weather around led to plenty of County Championship drama, including an exciting finish to the match between Essex and Leicestershire.
22 June 2016

Surrey, Yorkshire take control as sun comes out

After a day hampered by rain yesterday, it was good news all round in the County Championship as all six matches saw a complete day's play.
21 June 2016

Rain hampers County Championship programme

Rain played havoc with the day's County Championship programme as in only one match was play able to get underway on time and two others suffered complete washouts.
20 June 2016

Honours even as County Championship returns

Six teams returned to four-day cricket in the Specsavers County Championship and in all three matches, honours were relatively even after the first day's play.
19 June 2016

Charlie Shreck, Niall O'Brien and Ed Barnard handed penalties by ECB

The Cricket Discipline Commission of the England and Wales Cricket Board has penalised Charlie Shreck, Niall O’Brien and Ed Barnard for breaching the Discipline Code.
3 June 2016

GM stars impressing in both four-day and T20 cricket

The first few weeks of the season were good ones for Gunn & Moore's ambassadors with bat and ball, and the month of May saw that continue - both in the County Championship and the T20 Blast.
2 June 2016

County Championship Week Eight - Statistical Round up

At the end of week seven, Lancashire moved to the top of Division One while Essex have managed to hold on to their lead at the top of Division Two. With the next week's fixtures all set to get underway, let's have a look at the key statistics.
27 May 2016

County Championship Week Five - Statistical Round up

At the end of the fourth week of the County Championship, Nottinghamshire have claimed the pole position in Division One while Essex maintain their lead at the top of Division Two. With week five upon us, let us take a look into a few of the key statistics.
7 May 2016

GM stars off to a County Championship flyer

In between rain and snow showers Gunn and Moore's cricketers have made a good start to the Specsavers County Championship.
6 May 2016

Darren Gough tips Yorkshire for County Championship hat-trick

Former England pace spearhead Darren Gough is backing Yorkshire to win a third consecutive County Championship Division One title later this summer, but expects them to be be pushed hard by their rivals.
5 May 2016

Adam Voges taken to hospital after blow to the head

Australian middle order batsman Adam Voges had to be taken to the hospital after he was struck on the head while fielding for Middlesex during the County Championship match against Hampshire.
2 May 2016

County Championship Week Four - Statistical Round-Up

At the end of the third week of the County Championship, Warwickshire and Essex top Division One and Division Two respectively. Week four is upon us shortly and here are some key statistics.
29 April 2016

County Championship Week Two - Statistical Round up

At the end of the first week of the County Championship, Nottinghamshire and Essex topped Division One and Division Two respectively after being the only two teams to claim a win in the first round. With the second week all set to get underway, do check out the key statistics.
15 April 2016

Franklin, Finn preview Middlesex season

Jamie Salt headed to the home of cricket to catch up with Middlesex trio James Franklin, Steven Finn and Tom Helm to preview the 2016 county season and reflect on the ICC World T20.
8 April 2016

Yorkshire to open hat-trick bid against Hampshire

Yorkshire will begin their bid for a hat-trick of County Championhip titles at home to Hampshire on 17th April after the England and Wales Cricket Board revealed the full domestic calendar for 2016 earlier today.
2 December 2015