County Championship

Middlesex edge out Warwickshire by one wicket in a chase of 234 runs

Middlesex registered their second win this season as they chased down 234 in the final innings against Warwickshire with just one wicket in hand in the County Championship Division One clash in Birmingham on the fourth day.
7 July 2017

Somerset eye win on final day after stretching lead to 289 runs

After dismissing Yorkshire for 213 runs, Tim Rouse and Jim Hildreth scored fifties in the second innings for Somerset as they stretched the lead to 289 runs with seven wickets in hand at stumps on day three.
6 July 2017

Middlesex-Warwickshire game evenly poised at end of day three

After Tom Helm picked a five haul to dismiss Warwickshire for 233 runs in the second innings, Middlesex were reduced to 36 for two at stumps in a chase of 234 runs on day three of the County Championship Division One clash in Birmingham.
6 July 2017

Burns' 174* keeps Surrey alive heading into final day

Rory Burns remained unbeaten on 174 as Surrey managed to post 410 for seven at stumps on day three in response to Hampshire's first innings total of 648 for seven in their County Championship Division One clash at The Oval.
6 July 2017

Craig Overton five-fer puts Yorkshire in trouble

Craig Overton picked a five-wicket haul to peg Yorkshire to 159 for seven on a rain hit second day in the County Championship Division One clash against Somerset in Scarborough.
5 July 2017

Eskinazi's 178 leads Middlesex response on day two

Stevie Eskinazi remained unbeaten on 178 as Middlesex went on to post 302 for six in response to Warwickshire's 334 at stumps on day two of County Championship Division One clash in Birmingham.
5 July 2017

Surrey off to steady start after Hampshire marathon batting effort

George Bailey crossed the 150-run mark while Sean Ervine and Ian Holland scored fifties on day two as Hampshire went on to amass 648 for seven in their first innings before the declaration came during the County Championship Division One clash against Surrey at The Oval.
5 July 2017

Warwickshire end day one at 302 for seven against Middlesex

Fifties from Matthew Lamb and Rikki Clarke helped Warwickshire recover and post 302 for seven at stumps on day one of the County Championship Division One clash against Middlesex in Birmingham.
4 July 2017

Yorkshire lose three after bowling Somerset out for 268 on day one

A bowling day in Scarborough saw 13 wickets fall on day one as Yorkshire bowled out Somerset for 268 runs and responded back with a score of 42 for three at stumps on day one of County Championship clash.
4 July 2017

Hampshire post 361/4 after Vince, Adams century

Jimmy Adams and James Vince made most of the batting day at The Oval scoring their respective centuries as Hampshire went on to amass 361 for four at stumps in the County Championship Division One face-off against Surrey at The Oval.
4 July 2017

Charlie Shreck announces retirement from professional cricket

Leicestershire fast bowler Charlie Shreck has announced his decision to retire from professional cricket with immediate effect.
1 July 2017

Northamptonshire overcome Ackermann to seal a two-run win over Leicestershire

A spirited century from Colin Ackermann and fifties from Mark Cosgrove and Matthew Pillans went in vain as Northamptonshire managed to edge out Leicestershire by two runs while defending 394 runs in the final day of the County Championship Division Two clash in Northampton.
30 June 2017

Surrey-Yorkshire encounter ends in draw after rain washes out final two days

In what was a disappointing game in the day-night round of County Championship Division One encounter between Surrey and Yorkshire, the final day also resulted in a washout due to incessant rain forcing the game to end in a draw.
30 June 2017

Harmer picks nine as Essex dominate Division One with innings victory over Middlesex

Simon Harmer continued his wicket taking spree as he claimed a nine wicket haul in the second innings to dismiss Middlesex for 262 runs and wrap up an innings victory for Essex in their County Championship Division One clash in Chelmsford.
30 June 2017

Rain washes out day three in Headingley as game heads for draw

Rain played spoilsport once again on the day-night round of the County Championship Division One as the the third day between Surrey and Yorkshire was washed out without a ball being bowled.
29 June 2017

Leicestershire left with a daunting target of 350 runs on final day

Alex Wakely and Rob Keogh scored centuries on day three as Northamptonshire declared their innings at 289 for seven, leaving Leicestershire with an improbable target of 394 runs on their final innings during the County Championship Division Two clash in Northampton.
29 June 2017

Bowlers give Northamptonshire advantage on day two

Ben Sanderson, Azharullah and Richard Gleeson picked three wickets apiece to wrap up Leicestershire for 157 in their first innings following which Northamptonshire stretched their lead to 164 runs with seven wickets in hand on day two of the County Championship Division Two clash in Northampton.
28 June 2017

Sangakkara goes past 1,000 runs this season as Surrey pile 516 runs

Kumar Sangakkara became the first player to reach 1,000 runs in the ongoing season of County Championship as Surrey went on to declare their innings after reaching 516 for seven following which Yorkshire lost Adam Lyth early in their innings and were reduced to 27 for one at stumps on day two in Leeds.
28 June 2017

Rain washes out day two between Essex and Middlesex

Incessant rain played spoilsport on day two of the County Championship Division One clash between Middlesex and Essex in Chelmsford with no play possible.
28 June 2017

Surrey flex batting muscle to post 374/6 on day one

Rory Burns, Jason Roy and Kumar Sangakkara scored half-centuries as Surrey went on to post 374 for six at stumps on day one against Yorkshire in their County Championship Division One encounter at Headingley.
27 June 2017