County Cricket

Leicestershire complete victory over Gloucestershire

Half-centuries from Paul Horton and captain Mark Cosgrove helped Leicestershire chase down 180 to beat Gloucestershire by six wickets on day three of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash in Cheltenham.
22 July 2016

Leicestershire to merge with Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Board

From 1st August, Leicestershire County Cricket Club will merge with its recreational and community arm, the Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Board.
22 July 2016

Record crowd sees Middlesex win, Mustafizur makes instant impact for Sussex

There were wins in this evening's NatWest T20 Blast South Group action for Middlesex and Sussex on another night that saw records being broken.
21 July 2016

Gloucestershire make headway before rain

Rain brought about an early close to day two of the Specsavers County Championship match between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire in Cheltenham with the home side leading by 98 runs with six second innings wickets in hand.
21 July 2016

Carver, Lyth help record-breaking Vikings beat Jets

Yorkshire Vikings' NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final push continued as they set a new club record on the way to a convincing 49-run North Group win over Durham Jets at Headingley.
20 July 2016

County Championship wins for Glamorgan, Somerset & Surrey

There were wins for Somerset over Nottinghamshire, Surrey over Hampshire and Glamorgan over Derbyshire in the Specsavers County Championship while the game between Kent and Sussex ended in a draw.
20 July 2016

Rossington, Wakely, White down Birmingham Bears

In a clash that pitted two of the three most recent winners of county cricket's T20 competition against each other, Northants Steelbacks beat Birmingham Bears by 74 runs in tonight's NatWest T20 Blast North Group match at Northampton's Wantage Road.
19 July 2016

Durham win thriller against Lancashire

Durham held their nerve to beat Lancashire by two wickets after an entertaining final day of their Spesavers County Championship match in Southport while the other four ongoing games could well all end up as draws.
19 July 2016

Tom Poynton retires, bowlers fight back

Tom Poynton was forced to announce his retirement from professional cricket today, while on the field, the bowlers managed to redress the balance after a day dominated by batsmen yesterday.
18 July 2016

2016 NatWest T20 Blast Week Ten - Statistical Preview

As the ninth week in the NatWest Twenty20 Blast drew to a close, Notts Outlaws leapfrogged to claim the pole position in the North Group while Gloucestershire have managed to extend their stay at the top of the South Group. Here are a few key statistics for the upcoming 10th week of the tournament.
18 July 2016

Aneurin Donald stars as batsmen prosper in County Championship

Aneurin Donald struck a century in a session for Glamorgan in what was the highlight of a day in the Specsavers County Championship where batsmen were generally more prolific than the bowlers.
17 July 2016

Big T20 Blast wins for Birmingham & Gloucestershire

There were comprehensive wins for Birmingham Bears and Gloucestershire over Leicestershire Foxes and Essex Eagles respectively in the NatWest T20 Blast today.
17 July 2016

Gloucestershire beat leaders Essex to go third

Gloucestershire wrapped up a convincing 61-run win over leaders Essex shortly after lunch on day four of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash at the Cheltenham College Ground.
16 July 2016

Notts go clear, Bell-Drummond stars, Hampshire upset Sussex

There were wins in tonight's NatWest T20 Blast action for Durham, Hampshire, Kent, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Middlesex, and Worcestershire.
15 July 2016

Essex, Gloucestershire set up intriguing final day

An intriguing final day is in store at the Cheltenham College ground after Essex closed day three of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash with Gloucestershire on 16 for one having been set 213 to win.
15 July 2016

County Championship Week Thirteen - Statistical Round up

As we enter the 13th week of the County Championship, Middlesex and Essex continue to top the Division One and Division Two points table respectively. Let us now take a look at a statistical round up of the upcoming week.
15 July 2016

Liam Dawson brilliance too good for Glamorgan

Led by an outstanding all-round performance from Liam Dawson, Hampshire beat high-flying Glamorgan by 25 runs in the NatWest T20 Blast South Group at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
14 July 2016

I want to win games for Yorkshire - Travis Head

Australian Travis Head, who has joined up with Yorkshire's squad for their final four NatWest T20 Blsat North Group matches, says he is ready to contribute as they look to make it four wins in a row in the competition.
14 July 2016

Sussex to be without Mustafizur for Hampshire clash

Sussex will be without Bangladeshi fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman for their NatWest T20 Blast South Group clash with Hampshire tomorrow (Friday 15th July) due to a further delay to his arrival in England.
14 July 2016

Lyth double secures draw, Lawrence ton puts Essex ahead

Adam Lyth scored a double-century as Yorkshire and Surrey drew their Specsavers County Championship clash while Daniel Lawrence passed three figures to help Essex into the lead against Gloucestershire.
14 July 2016