County Cricket

Lyth relishing Yorkshire's T20 trip into the unknown

Yorkshire have never faced NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final opponents Glamorgan in Twenty20 cricket before but that is not preventing Adam Lyth from looking forward to the make-or-break clash in Cardiff.
10 August 2016

Excellent Northants Steelbacks see off Middlesex

Northants Steelbacks booked their place at NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day with a comfortable seven-wicket win over Middlesex in front of their home fans at Wantage Road.
9 August 2016

Yorkshire sign Jake Lehmann as Championship cover

Yorkshire have signed Jake Lehmann, the son of Australia coach and ex-Yorkshire batsman Darren, as cover following Travis Head's One-Day International call-up.
9 August 2016

Notts Outlaws first to book T20 Blast Finals Day place

Notts Outlaws produced an outstanding performance in the field to defend a score of 162 for seven and beat Essex Eagles by 39 runs to book a NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day place at Edgbaston.
8 August 2016

Gough tips Essex to turn over Outlaws in T20 Blast quarter-final

Former Essex fast bowler Darren Gough is predicting a win for his former side when they take on Notts Outlaws in the first NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final tonight.
8 August 2016

Middlesex maintain gap, Essex return to summit

All four Specsavers County Championship matches that ended today were drawn, which means Middlesex maintain a 13-point lead at the top of Division One and Essex are back on top of Division Two - by just one point.
7 August 2016

Championship wins for Kent, Northamptonshire, Somerset, Yorkshire

Kent, Northamptonshire, Somerset and Yorkshire claimed victories on another dramatic day of Specsavers County Championship action up and down the country.
6 August 2016

Third straight Championship title would be 'unbelievable' - Andrew Gale

Andrew Gale says he and his Yorkshire team-mates need no extra motivation to try to clinch a third County Championship title in a row, a feat he says would be "unbelievable" to achieve.
6 August 2016

County Championship milestones add to dramatic day

It was a day of milestones and high drama in the Specsavers County Championship with Ryan Sidebottom, Nick Selman and Will Smith having days to remember.
5 August 2016

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