County Cricket

Cricket World County Player Of The Week - Nick Compton

Nick Compton takes this week's award, as much in recognition of his excellent start to the 2012 season as for his 204 from 323 balls in Somerset's dominant performance at Trent Bridge.
23 April 2012

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Kemar Roach

The final four days of West Indies' second Test against Australia was the only international action that took place over the past week and it is from that match where this week's Cricket World Player of the Week must come.
23 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 22nd April

Rain was the ultimate victor as most matches in the third round of the LV= County Championship ended in a draw. However, there was time for Warwickshire to hold their nerve to wrap up victory over Lancashire and for Hampshire to win a thriller at Cardiff.
22 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 21st April

The batsmen made the most of the slightly improved weather to record seven centuries on the third day of matches in the LV= County Championship third round.
21 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 20th April

The weather delayed things rather less than was originally feared, meaning that significant play was possible in all eight of today's games in the LV= County Championship.
20 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 19th April

As expected, rain wreaked havoc with today's county fixtures. From the little play that was possible between the showers, it was the bowlers who once again held the upper hand over their batting colleagues.
19 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 18th April

We preview the third round of matches in the LV= County Championship which begin tomorrow, and round-up the rest of the county news in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
18 April 2012

Buck Pens Leicestershire Extension

Leicestershire seamer Nathan Buck has agreed a one-year extension to his existing contract, meaning that he will stay with the club until at least the end of the 2013 season.
16 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 15th April

There were several close finishes in the latest round of LV= County Championship matches, with Middlesex, Warwickshire and Gloucestershire all triumphing in their respective matches.
15 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 14th April

It was a day for batting collapses in the LV= County Championship as Lancashire, Northamptonshire, Durham, Middlesex and Glamorgan all lost a flurry of wickets at one point or other during the day's play with most of the batsmen struggling to adapt to the overcast conditions.
14 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 13th April

The bowlers continued to hold the edge over the batsmen on the second day of matches in round two of the LV= County Championship, although Michael Yardy, Michael Lumb, Michael Powell and Chris Dent did all reach three figures to restore some pride for the batsmen.
13 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 12th April

Wickets tumbled on the opening day of matches in round two of the LV= County Championship as the overcast conditions and myriad of stoppages due to persistent showers made life a misery for batsmen.
12 April 2012

LV= County Championship Round Two Preview

We preview the second round of LV= County Championship matches which get underway tomorrow.
11 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 8th April

There were wins for Nottinghamshire, Somerset, Derbyshire and Surrey on the final day of matches in the opening round of the LV= County Championship. Meanwhile, up at Chester-le-Street, Durham MCCU collected a record of the unwanted variety against their county cousins.
8 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 7th April

We round up all of the action from the third day of the opening round of LV= County Championship matches, where there were wins for Leicestershire over Glamorgan and Essex over Gloucestershire.
7 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 6th April

There were notable performances from Vernon Philander, Mat Coles and Tymal Mills on the second day of action in the LV= County Championship, while at Grace Road the number of batsman dismissed in two days reached 31 – a turn of events which will surely interest the ECB's ever-vigilant pitch inspectors.
6 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 5th April

We round up all the action from the first day of LV= County Championship action in 2012, where there were excellent performances from Amjad Khan, Rob Key and Billy Godleman among others.
5 April 2012

County Cricket Round-Up - 4th April

We preview all of the matches in the first round of the LV= County Championship and round up the day's county news in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
4 April 2012

LV= County Championship Division Two Preview

Cricket World looks ahead to the County Championship which begins tomorrow and predicts how each county will fare in 2012.
4 April 2012

LV= County Championship Division One Preview

Cricket World looks ahead to the County Championship which begins tomorrow and predicts how each county will fare in 2012.
4 April 2012

 
 
 
 
 
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