County Cricket

Mascarenhas Signs On For Two More Years

Plus the rest of the day's county news including new contracts for Mike Dunn and Zafar Ansari.
8 December 2011

County Cricketers In The Stanbic Bank T20

Zimbabwe's domestic Twenty 20 competition, the Stanbic Bank T20, came to its conclusion at the weekend with the Mountaineers franchise ending up as the overall victors and Somerset all-rounder Peter Trego was named as Player of the Tournament.
6 December 2011

Matt Walker Replaces Graham Gooch At Essex

Also, Glen Chapple has been reappointed as Lancashire captain for 2012.
5 December 2011

Surrey Sign Kartik; Chopra Extends Bears Contract

Plus all the rest of the day's county news including news of Kent's coaching shortlist.
1 December 2011

Taylor Finally Joins Nottinghamshire

James Taylor has officially joined Nottinghamshire on a three-year contract as county cricket's worst kept secret was finally confirmed this afternoon. It had been known for some time that the 21-year-old had wanted to leave struggling Leicestershire in order to further his international ambitions, and he had already been the subject of an audacious approach from Warwickshire in the middle of last season that was rebuffed by the Foxes.
1 December 2011

Simpson Extends Middlesex Deal

Middlesex have secured the services of wicket-keeper John Simpson for a further two seasons, meaning that the 23 year-old will remain with the county until at least the end of the 2015 season.
29 November 2011

2012 County Fixtures Released

The county season will get underway earlier than ever in 2012, with the traditional Champion County curtain-raiser scheduled to begin on 27th March in Abu Dhabi, and the first of the university fixtures set to kick off on 31st March.
29 November 2011

Ben Brown Extends Sussex Contract

Plus news of the Gloucester festival and Nottinghamshire's trip to Barbados in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
28 November 2011

Marshall Signs For Gloucestershire; Leicestershire Target Yousuf

Hamish Marshall has committed himself to Gloucestershire for the next two seasons after signing a new contract with the club.
25 November 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 24th November

A round up of all the latest county news.
24 November 2011

ECB Announce County Proposals

Former ECB chairman David Morgan handed his long-awaited report on the "business of domestic cricket" to the ECB at its board meeting at Lord's today. Morgan was tasked with conducting an extensive review of the county game earlier this year and has canvassed for opinions widely over the summer.
23 November 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 22nd November

News from Kent, Leicestershire, Lancashire and Somerset in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
22 November 2011

Van Jaarsveld Announces Shock Retirement

Leicestershire have been rocked by the news that newly-signed batsman Martin van Jaarsveld will not be joining them in 2012 following his decision to retire from county cricket. Van Jaarsveld originally signed a two-year contract with the Foxes back in September and was widely seen as the man who was going to replace the outgoing James Taylor in their middle-order.
18 November 2011

County Cricket Round-Up - 18th November

A look at all of the latest county cricket news in today's County Cricket Round-Up.
18 November 2011

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