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County Cricket Round-Up - 17th November

All of the latest from the county circuit, including news of Derbyshire's overseas player for the first part of 2012.
17 November 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 16th November

All of the latest county cricket news in our latest County Cricket Round-Up.
16 November 2011

Gillespie Leads Yorkshire Coaching Shake-Up

Jason Gillespie has been chosen to lead a revamped coaching structure at Yorkshire. Others appointed are Ian Dews, Paul Farbrace and Richard Damms.
15 November 2011

Charl Willoughby Signs For Essex

Former Somerset and South Africa left-armer Charl Willoughby has signed with Essex on a two-year deal.
14 November 2011

County Cricketers Abroad

Welcome to the second part of Cricket World's look at how county cricketers are faring for their chosen franchises, states or provinces this winter.
13 November 2011

New Deals For Four Gloucestershire Youngsters

Seam bowler Ian Saxelby is one of four Gloucestershire players to agree contract extensions with the county. The others are left-arm quick David Payne, opening batsman Ian Cockbain and seamer Liam Norwell.
12 November 2011

Jeetan Patel To Return To Warwickshire

News from Warwickshire, Kent, Surrey and more in today's County Cricket Round-Up. Warwickshire have secured the services of New Zealand off-spinner Jeetan Patel as their overseas player for the duration of the 2012 season subject to visa clearance from the Home Office.
11 November 2011

Mahmood Finally Signs New Contract

A new contract for Mahmood, plus news from Sussex, Yorkshire and Gloucestershire among others in our regular County Cricket Round-Up.
10 November 2011

Nash Signs For Another Year

Sussex have extended the contract of Chris Nash, plus news from Kent, Warwickshire and Somerset in our County Cricket Round-Up feature.
8 November 2011

Robbie Joseph Leaves Kent

News from Kent, Lancashire, Hampshire and Sussex in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
3 November 2011

Naved Arif Signs One-Year Contract Extension

News from Sussex, Warwickshire, Durham, Yorkshire and Somerset in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
2 November 2011

Daggett and Peters Pen New Deals

News of contract extensions for Stephen Peters and Lee Daggett plus county news from Kent and Yorkshire in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
1 November 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 31st October

News of contract extensions for Matt Prior and Jim Allenby and more in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
31 October 2011

Nottinghamshire Sign Academy Trio

The Nottinghamshire Academy trio of Sam Kelsall, Brett Hutton and Sam Wood have all signed two-year professional contracts with the club. All three have represented England at Under-19 level over the past couple of years and will be hopeful of securing a berth in this year's Under-19 world cup.
28 October 2011

Two Toms Sign New Deals

The Surrey duo of Tom Jewell and Tom Lancefield have penned one-year contract extensions that will see them remain at The Oval until the end of the 2012 season. Both men are products of the county's Academy and have come through the Surrey age-group system.
28 October 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 27th October

News of contract extensions for Paul Franks, Paul Stirling, plus more in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
27 October 2011

Burgoyne Pens Pro Deal

Seventeen year-old off-spinner Peter Burgoyne has signed a two-year contract with Derbyshire. For the first year he will be on a summer contract as he completes his A-Levels, while in the second year he will be playing as a full-time professional.
26 October 2011

Phillips Signs For Another Year

Essex left-arm spinner Tim Phillips has signed a new one-year contract with the club. The 30 year-old, who was born in Cambridge and represented Durham University, enjoyed a prolific Friends Life t20 campaign that saw him take 26 wickets at an average of 13, but, like the team, he endured a frustrating time of things in the County Championship resulting in him being replaced in the side by young leg-spinner Tom Craddock.
25 October 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 25th October

We take a look at the latest news from the county scene in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
25 October 2011

Kevin O'Brien Picks Up Walter Lawrence Trophy

Kevin O'Brien, the hard-hitting Gloucestershire and Ireland batsman, received the 2011 Walter Lawrence Trophy - supported by Veuve Clicquot - for his 44-ball hundred at the traditional presentation dinner in The Long Room at Lord’s on October 18. O'Brien, who thumped 9 sixes and 7 fours in his hundred, finishing with 119 off 52 balls, was presented with the Trophy and a cheque for £5,000 from former England and Somerset all-rounder Vic Marks, who was guest speaker for the evening.
24 October 2011


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