County Cricket

Cosgrove, Ackermann centuries help Leicestershire pile on 415 for three on day one

Colin Ackermann and Mark Cosgrove scored centuries for Leicestershire as they went on to score 415 for three at stumps on day one against Derbyshire in the County Championship Division Two clash at Derby.
26 May 2017

Sussex complete innings victory over Durham

Vernon Philander and Jofra Archer shared seven wickets between them as Sussex bowled out Durham for 204 runs in the final innings to complete a victory by an innings and 177 runs on the final day of the County Championship Division Two clash in Hove.
25 May 2017

Ed Joyce announces end to county career

Sussex have confirmed that Ireland batsman Ed Joyce has announced retirement from county cricket with immediate effect in order to concentrate on international cricket.
24 May 2017

Jordan, Philander hurt Durham after Sussex went on to post 668

After Michael Burgess and Jofra Archer went on to notch half centuries, Sussex went on to post a massive 668 runs in their first innings, following which Chris Jordan and Vernon Philander picked two wickets apiece to restrict Durham to 97 for four at stumps on day three of the County Championship Division Two clash in Hove.
24 May 2017

Worcestershire complete innings victory, Ingram, Cooke help Glamorgan pull out incredible draw

Joe Leach led from the front with a five-wicket haul as Worcestershire completed an innings victory against Derbyshire while Colin Ingram and Chris Hooke scored unbeaten centuries to help Glamorgan come from behind and secure a draw against Nottinghamshire on the final day of the County Championship Division Two clashes.
23 May 2017

Sangakkara and Trescothick help Surrey and Somerset to draw

Kumar Sangakkara scored twin centuries as Surrey managed to overcome Middlesex while handy knocks of 106 and 46 from Marcus Trescothik helped Somerset manage a draw in the County Championship Division One clashes on the final day.
23 May 2017

Nottinghamshire, Worcestershire dominate day three, Archer's five-fer restrict Durham

Centuries from Daryl Mitchell and Brett D'Oliveira helped Worcestershire overhaul Derbyshire in a record stand while Nottinghamshire eye victory on the final day after enforcing following on Glamorgan in the County Championship Division Two clashes on day three.
22 May 2017

Essex pull incredible innings victory, Chanderpaul, Sangakkara, Trott score centuries on day three

A brilliant bowling performance for the second time in the game saw Essex rise to the top of the County Championship Division One table with an innings victory over Hampshire while centuries from Jonathan Trott, Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Kumar Sangakkara have kept hopes of Warwickshire, Surrey and Lancashire alive on day three.
22 May 2017

Nottinghamshire eye massive win in otherwise rain dampened Division Two clashes

As rain played spoilsport in Derby and Leicester but Nottinghamshire are in a dominating position after securing a massive 261-run first innings lead against Glamorgan on day two of County Championship Division Two.
21 May 2017

Essex flex bowling muscle, Yorkshire pile on 421 as Brooks eye maiden century

Essex had one of their best days in the County Championship Division One as a collective bowling performance saw them Hampshire reeling at 92 for seven while Dawid Malan's century led Middlesex's resurgence against Surrey at Lord's on day two.
21 May 2017

Libby, Wessels centuries power Nottinghamshire to 335 for six, rain washes out day one at Leicester

As rain washed out entire day between Leicestershire and Kent, Jake Libby and Riki Wessels scored centuries to help Nottinghamshire recover to 335 for six against Glamorgan in the County Championship Division Two clashes on day one.
20 May 2017

Cook, Westley give Essex control, Lancashire sweat on Anderson injury

Alastair Cook and Tom Westley dominated on a batting day to take Essex to 243 for two while Gary Ballance and Kumar Sangakkara chipped in with knocks of 74 and 113 respectively to help Yorkshire and Surrey recover against Lancashire and Middlesex in the County Championship Division One clashes.
20 May 2017

Essex finish top, Somerset, Surrey progress to play-off on rain hit South Group clashes

As three games in the final round of South Group clashes in Royal London One-Day Cup were washed out due to rain, Essex managed to finish on top following their 57-run victory in another weather affected game on Wednesday.
18 May 2017

Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Worcestershire progress to knock-outs of Royal London Cup

An all-round performance from Worcestershire helped them chase 210 runs against Derbyshire while Yorkshire managed to successfully defend 258 runs against Leicestershire in their Royal London One-Cup face-off. With rain playing spoilsport in the encounter between Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire, Lancashire managed to overhaul challenge from Durham riding on a century from Dane Vilas.
17 May 2017

Kohler-Cadmore, Jennings score centuries to help Worcestershire, Durham win

Tom Kohler-Cadmore scored a fine century as Worcestershire handed a 51-run defeat to Yorkshire while a ton from Keaton Jennings followed by a three-wicket haul from Paul Coughlin ensured Durham registered a 19-run victory against Northamptonshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup face-off in North Group.
8 May 2017

Warwickshire losing streak continues, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Durham register victories

Centuries from Alex Wakely, Tom Kohler-Cadmore and Billy Root proved vital as they helped Northamptonshire, Worcestershire and Nottinghamshire respectively to victories while all-round effort from Durham saw them overhaul Leicestershire in their Royal London One-Day Cup encounters in the North Group.
6 May 2017

Nottinghamshire signs Cheteshwar Pujara as replacement for James Pattinson

Nottinghamshire has announced the signing of India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara for four County Championship matches as a replacement for Australia pacer James Pattinson.
5 May 2017

Cook century helps Essex maintain winning streak

Alastair Cook slammed his 10th List A century as Essex managed to win their Royal London One-Day Cup face-off against Gloucestershire by 29 runs at Chelmsford.
5 May 2017

Gubbins, Roland-Jones help Middlesex open their account

Nick Gubbins scored a fine century while Toby Roland-Jones registered a four-wicket haul as Middlesex managed to win their first game this season overhauling Hampshire by 86 runs by Duckworth-Lewis in their Royal London One-Day Cup face-off in Southampton.
4 May 2017

Bairstow marathon overhauls Durham, Worcestershire-Northamptonshire encounter ends in tie

A 174-run blistering knock from Jonny Bairstow overshadowed centuries from Stephen Cook and Michael Richardson as Yorkshire chased down 336 against Durham comfortably in 47.4 overs with six wickets in hand in their Royal London One-Day Cup encounter at Headingley.
4 May 2017