County Cricket

Wahab Riaz ends Essex spell early

Fast bowler Wahab Riaz has left Essex earlier than scheduled to join up with a training camp organised by Pakistan as part of their preparations for touring England this summer.
23 June 2016

Cheltenham Cricket Festival to welcome international cricket for first time

Gloucestershire's iconic Cheltenham Cricket Festival is ready to launch for 2016, and this year not only will fans get to watch their team in first-class, one-day and T20 action, but also welcome international cricket to the Cheltenham College ground.
23 June 2016

Big win for Surrey, dramatic one for Leicestershire

Surrey completed a comprehensive victory over Nottinghamshire as more dry weather around led to plenty of County Championship drama, including an exciting finish to the match between Essex and Leicestershire.
22 June 2016

Surrey, Yorkshire take control as sun comes out

After a day hampered by rain yesterday, it was good news all round in the County Championship as all six matches saw a complete day's play.
21 June 2016

Mark Adair signs new deal with Warwickshire

Seam bowling all-rounder Mark Adair has signed a two-year contract extension at Warwickshire while three other young players have signed their first contracts at the club.
21 June 2016

Rain hampers County Championship programme

Rain played havoc with the day's County Championship programme as in only one match was play able to get underway on time and two others suffered complete washouts.
20 June 2016

Honours even as County Championship returns

Six teams returned to four-day cricket in the Specsavers County Championship and in all three matches, honours were relatively even after the first day's play.
19 June 2016

Yorkshire off the mark as Bears, Somerset also win

Yorkshire registered their first win of the NatWest T20 Blast campaign by beating Derbyshire by a single run while there were also wins today for Birmingham Bears and Somerset.
19 June 2016

Four-wicket T20 Blast win lifts Notts Outlaws to fourth

Captain Dan Christian and West Indian all-rounder Andre Russell guided Notts Outlaws to a four-wicket victory over Worcestershire Rapids in the NatWest T20 Blast in today's only county cricket action.
18 June 2016

T20 Blast wins for Bears, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire, Northants & Surrey

There were wins in tonight's NatWest T20 Blast matches for Birmingham Bears, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire, Northamptonshire and Surrey.
17 June 2016

Derbyshire appoint John Sadler as head coach for rest of season

Derbyshire have moved quickly to appoint John Sadler as Head Coach for the rest of the season and he replaces Graeme Welch, who resigned earlier this month.
17 June 2016

Essex miss out on Adam Milne through injury

Essex have been handed a blow with the news that New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne will not be joining them for their NatWest T20 Blast campaign after suffering an elbow injury that requires surgery.
17 June 2016

Yorkshire CCC, local clubs to pay tribute to Jo Cox MP

Yorkshire will pay tribute to Jo Cox MP, who was killed in her Batley and Spen constituency yesterday, ahead of tonight's NatWest T20 Blast game against Nottinghamshire at Headingley.
17 June 2016

Gloucestershire win well as rain hits elsewhere

Gloucestershire beat Essex by eight wickets to move into fourth place in the South Group in the only NatWest T20 Blast game played this evening that survived the weather.
16 June 2016

We can still qualify for T20 Blast quarter-finals - Alex Lees

Yorkshire Vikings captain Alex Lees is adamant that his side can still qualify for the quarter-final stages of the NatWest T20 Blast despite making a bad start to this year's competition.
16 June 2016

Yorkshire re-sign Azeem Rafiq, recall Josh Shaw

Yorkshire have handed off-spinner Azeem Rafiq a contract until the end of the season and recalled quick bowler Josh Shaw from his loan spell at Gloucestershire.
16 June 2016

Gloucestershire expecting record crowd for Somerset clash

Gloucestershire are expecting a record crowd at the County Ground in Bristol for Friday's NatWest T20 Blast derby clash with Somerset.
15 June 2016

Essex go top as rain hits one-day and T20 programme

Essex beat Kent by five wickets to move to the top of the Royal London One-Day Cup South Group table while rain caused two matches in the North Group and the day's only scheduled NatWest T20 fixture to be abandoned.
15 June 2016

Worcestershire urge fans to turn New Road yellow for Cricket Versus Cancer

Worcestershire stand-in captain Jack Leach is urging the club's fans to turn New Road yellow on 1st July in support of batsman Tom Fell and first-team scorer Dawn Pugh who have both been battling cancer.
15 June 2016

Paul Walter signs first professional deal at Essex

All-rounder Paul Walter has signed a two-year contract with Essex, his first professional deal with the club, the county have confirmed.
15 June 2016