County Cricket

County Cricket Round-Up - 28th June 2013

There were wins for Derbyshire, Surrey, Lancashire, Glamorgan, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire as the Friends Life t20 spluttered into life around the country amid the showers. The pick of the day’s matches was arguably Derbyshire's tense two-wicket win at Headingley, with Jonathan Clare their batting star.
28 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 27th June 2013

We preview tomorrow's Friends Life t20 matches and round-up the latest county cricket news.
27 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 26th June 2013

Reigning Friends Life t20 champions Hampshire got the defence of their title off to a winning start with a relatively comfortable five-wicket win over Surrey under the Southampton floodlights. Michael Carberry was the stand-out player during their successful run chase, hitting a splendid 60 off only 45 balls.
26 June 2013

Video - 'People Want To Watch Twenty Overs Of Explosions'

Ahead of the start of the Friends Life t20 this week, Somerset captain says that the fast-paced, frenetic nature of the game is like '20 overs of explosions'. He helped Somerset lift the trophy in 2005 but despite three further visits to the final, they are still searching for a repeat victory, something which is hopeful of putting right this year.
25 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 25th June 2013

James Taylor, now seemingly the forgotten man of English cricket, gave the selectors another nudge by hitting an unbeaten double-hundred as Nottinghamshire comfortably drew their LV= County Championship match against Sussex.
25 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 24th June 2013

There were wins for Somerset and Essex as the eleventh round of the LV= County Championship continued to draw to a close around the country. Over at Headingley, Yorkshire managed a draw despite the best efforts of Gary Keedy.
24 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 23rd June 2013

Kevin Pietersen was the headline act on another rain-swept day on the county circuit. He hit an unbeaten aggressive century against Yorkshire on his return from a knee injury. Elsewhere, Worcestershire kept their promotion hopes alive by wrapping up the win over Glamorgan and Middlesex thrashed the Unicorns in the Yorkshire Bank 40 at Southend-on-Sea.
23 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 22nd June 2013

The nation's county cricketers were again left dodging the showers as the eleventh round of the LV= County Championship continued. Worcestershire were left three wickets from victory heading into the final day against Glamorgan, while elsewhere the matches at Grace Road and Derby are evenly poised at the halfway point.
22 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 21st June 2013

The eleventh round of the LV= County Championship continued today and managed to avoid most of the showers. Lancashire completed victory inside two days on a controversial pitch at Old Trafford, while Kevin Pietersen's comeback was held up by Andrew Gale and new England team-mate Gary Ballance at Headingley. Elsewhere, Worcestershire took control over Glamorgan and Leicestershire spurned chances to do likewise against Essex.
21 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 20th June 2013

A round-up of the day's county cricket news and action, including of a wicket-heavy day at Old Trafford.
20 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 19th June 2013

There were wins for Nottinghamshire and Glamorgan in tonight's Yorkshire Bank 40 action. We also preview the first of the eleventh round LV= County Championship matches.
19 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 18th June 2013

Scotland were denied their first win of this season's Yorkshire Bank 40 as Lancashire prevailed by seven wickets with 21 balls to spare at Old Trafford. Hampshire beat Derbyshire to go top of Group B in the day's other fixture.
18 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 17th June 2013

News of Surrey's decision to sack Director of Cricket Chris Adams plus the rest of the day's news from the county circuit and previews of tomorrow's games.
17 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 16th June 2013

There were wins for Nottinghamshire, the Netherlands, Northamptonshire, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Durham and Lancashire as the Yorkshire Bank 40 continued today. The Outlaws remain the only team to have won all of their games following their triumph over Warwickshire, while the Netherlands' win was their first of the competition.
16 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 15th June 2013

All three of the remaining matches in the tenth round of the LV= County Championship ended in draws as Kent resisted admirably against Glamorgan, and the Division One matches petered out into bonus point accumulations.
15 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 14th June 2013

There was high drama on the county circuit as the tenth round of matches in this season's LV= County Championship began to draw to a close today. Essex were humbled for a record-low of 20 by Lancashire, while Yorkshire went to the top of Division One by completing victory over highly-fancied Middlesex, and Durham won a thriller against defending champions Warwickshire.
14 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 13th June 2013

There was again rain, mainly in the midlands, to affect matches in the LV= County Championship, but between the showers, Yorkshire took the upper hand over Middlesex, Nottinghamshire fought back against Derbyshire, Glamorgan had the better of day two against Kent, and the game at Chester-le-Street is nicely poised heading into day three.
13 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 12th June 2013

Showers played their part as the tenth round of the LV= County Championship attempted to get properly underway around the country today. The opening days of the matches at Southampton between Hampshire and Gloucestershire and Arundel between Sussex and Surrey were abandoned without a ball bowled, while most others were affected to some degree.
12 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 11th June 2013

There were centuries for Alex Lees and Kyle Coetzer as two of the 10th round matches in the LV= County Championship began today. The remaining matches will start tomorrow and are previewed below.
11 June 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 10th June 2013

We preview tomorrow's LV= County Championship matches and round-up the day's county cricket news.
10 June 2013

 
 
 
 
 
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