County Cricket

Is the County Championship Division Two producing enough England cricketers?

Rob Johnston asks whether the two-division County Championship is producing enough Test quality cricketers and what the growing gap between the first and second divisions means for England.
25 June 2015
 

Outgrounds in county cricket - a dying breed?

Last week, I went to watch Kent play Surrey at Beckenham and it got me thinking about the plight of festival cricket at outgrounds, writes Rob Johnston.
3 June 2015

Overseas Players In County Cricket - Then & Now

Overseas players turning out in county cricket is nothing new, but as Rob Johnston writes, the difference between then and now is striking.
25 May 2015

We've Got Potential To Win - James Taylor

Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor says that the Outlaws have the potential to challenge on all three fronts this coming season as they bid to win silverware for the first time since 2013.
5 April 2015

Nutrition X Continue With Yorkshire

Fresh from joining forces with England internationals Heather Knight and Laura Marsh, Nurtition X have confirmed they will partner county champions Yorkshire for a third season.
3 April 2015

Surrey 'Delighted' To Have Kevin Pietersen Back

Surrey Chief Executive Richard Gould tells us that he and the club are "delighted" that Kevin Pietersen is making a return to the club to play county cricket this summer.
25 March 2015

Wasim Khan Appointed Leicestershire CEO

Leicestershire have confirmed the appointment of Wasim Khan MBE as their new Chief Executive Officer and he will begin his new role in January.
27 October 2014

Pujara Slams Maiden Ton In County Cricket

India's prolific top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, has finally come to terms with English conditions scoring his maiden Ton for his county side Derbyshire in a Division Two clash against Leicestershire.
25 September 2014

Video - Behind The Scenes At NatWest T20 Blast Launch

Watch behind the scenes footage as Graeme Swann catches up with county cricketers at the launch of the NatWest T20 Blast at Edgbaston earlier this month.
30 April 2014

County Stars Back New T20 Blast

Listen as Gloucestershire's Michael Klinger, Glamorgan's Michael Hogan and Yorkshire's Andrew Gale give their support to the NatWest T20 Blast, which gets underway on 17th May.
17 April 2014

Lancashire Announce Record Profit

Lancashire have announced record operating profits for the 2013 season totalling £3.5 million to the year ending 31st December.
17 April 2014

Trott Back For Bears, Lancashire Sign Burnley's Bowling Star

Jonathan Trott is to return to competitive cricket at the start of April for Warwickshire.
6 March 2014

Wardlaw Parts Company With Yorkshire

Iain Wardlaw has left Yorkshire with a year to go on his current contract after being granted a release by the club.
2 March 2014

Derbyshire Make Coaching Appointments

Derbyshire CCC have made several additions to their new coaching structure following the recent appointment of Graeme Welch from Warwickshire to lead the Elite Performance structure as Elite Cricket Performance Director.
3 February 2014

County Round-Up - 31st January 2014

A round-up of the day's county cricket news, including Leicestershire's capture of former Kent and Nottinghamshire bowler Charlie Shreck.
31 January 2014

County Round-Up - 30th January 2014

A round-up of the latest from the county circuit, including coaching changes at Essex and Kent and the death of Warwickshire all-rounder Alan Townsend.
30 January 2014

Welch Derbyshire Move Leaves Worcestershire With A Problem

Graeme Welch has, as expected, been appointed as the new Elite Cricket Performance Director at Derbyshire. As a result, Worcestershire seamer Alan Richardson has been tempted into retirement to fill the vacant position at Edgbaston.
7 January 2014

Joe Sayers And David Lucas Call Time

Two county stalwarts - Yorkshire batsman Joe Sayers and Worcestershire left-arm seamer David Lucas - have announced their retirements from the game ahead of the 2014 season despite both having time left to run on their contracts.
2 January 2014

County Round-Up - 12th December 2013

A round-up of the county cricket news from the past few days, including Johannes Myburgh signing for Somerset and Michael Lumb extending his Nottinghamshire contract.
12 December 2013

County Round-Up For 25th-30th November

A round-up of the latest county cricket news, including the passing of Nottinghamshire legend Reg Simpson and Dan Redfern leaving Derbyshire by mutual consent.
26 November 2013

 
 
 

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