County Cricket

Battles everywhere in County Championship action

There are now eight matches ongoing in the Specsavers County Championship and today's action proved something of a mixed bag with bowlers on top in some games, batsmen enjoying themselves in others, and some remaining very finely balanced.
4 August 2016

Glamorgan, Kent bowlers make early inroads

Two Specsavers County Championship Division Two matches got underway today and despite rain delays, Glamorgan and Kent made early inroads with the ball against Northamptonshire and Worcestershire respectively.
3 August 2016

Essex, Kent, Somerset, Surrey reach RLODC quarter-finals

Essex, Kent, Somerset, and Surrey completed the Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-final line-up after the final clutch of South Group games were affected by rain.
2 August 2016

Varun Chopra returns to Essex on three-year deal

Varun Chopra has will signed a three-year contract to rejoin Essex from Warwickshire after a seven-year spell at Edgbaston.
2 August 2016

Worcestershire, Warwickshire register victories on rain-hit day

Worcestershire and Warwickshire registered victories against Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire respectively on a day where three other games were abandoned due to rain in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Monday.
1 August 2016

County Championship Week 14 - Statistical Round up

Ahead of the 14th week of the County Championship, Middlesex and Essex have continued to thrive at the top of the points table in Division One and Division Two respectively. Here are a few key statistics of the upcoming matches.
1 August 2016

A day of convincing and thrilling Royal London One-Day Cup victories

Another busy day in the Royal London One-Day Cup saw everything from last over dramatics to easy victories. With there still being a lot to play for in both groups, the teams were vying for crucial victories to try and secure a place in the next stages of the competition.
31 July 2016

Abell's century allows Somerset edge past Sussex by 10 runs

Tom Abell scored a very special century where the second highest score in the game was 39 as Somerset held their nerve to register a 10-run victory over Sussex in the South Group encounter of Royal London One-Day Cup in Taunton.
30 July 2016

T20 Blast quarter-finals confirmed after final round drama

The line-up for the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast has been confirmed after the final round of group games provided plenty of drama this evening.
29 July 2016

Brett D'Oliveira signs new Worcestershire contract

Worcestershire have rewarded all-rounder Brett D'Oliveira for excellent form in 2016 with a three-year contract which will keep him at the club until the end of the 2019 season.
29 July 2016

Off The Mark - How it all began for...Andrew Gale

As a youngster, Andrew Gale had ambitions to play a different sport but says he ended up becoming a cricketer almost by accident.
29 July 2016

Glamorgan book home T20 quarter-final as Essex beat Middlesex

Glamorgan will have a home quarter-final in the NatWest T20 Blast as a result of Essex beating Middlesex and their own game against Sussex being abandoned due to rain in tonight's South Group action.
28 July 2016

Derbyshire loan Alex Mellor as cover for Harvey Hosein

Derbyshire have taken Warwickshire wicket-keeper Alex Mellor on loan to cover for Harvey Hosein, who fractured a thumb while fielding against Lancashire last night.
28 July 2016

Alex Lees wants more hundreds before season is out

Alex Lees says he wants to score more hundreds before the end of the season and help Yorkshire reach the knockout stages of at least one limited overs tournament.
28 July 2016

RLODC wins put Yorkshire clear, Surrey into third

Yorkshire have opened up a gap at the top of the North Group of the Royal London One-Day Cup while Surrey are up to third in the South Group after six matches were played today.
27 July 2016

Sussex without Mustafizur Rahman due to shoulder injury

Bangladesh pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman has been forced out of action with Sussex due to a shoulder injury.
27 July 2016

Essex, Somerset go three points clear, Warwickshire go second

There were five Royal London One-Day Cup matches played today which saw the lead in the South Group change hands, albeit briefly, and Warwickshire put pressure on North Group leaders Yorkshire.
26 July 2016

Leaning predicts more big runs at Scarborough

Fresh from scoring a brilliant hundred against Leicestershire, Jack Leaning expects more big-hitting exploits when Yorkshire host Nottinghamshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup tomorrow (27th July).
26 July 2016

Collingwood signs new Durham contract as Mustard, Stoneman departures confirmed

While all-rounder Paul Collingwood will begin his 22nd season with Durham in 2017 after signing a new contract, wicket-keeper Phil Mustard and opening batsman Mark Stoneman are moving on.
26 July 2016

Royal London One-Day Cup group leaders beaten on busy day

Teams returned to action in the Royal London One-Day Cup today and both group leaders - Derbyshire and Essex - were beaten.
24 July 2016