Derbyshire

Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Worcestershire progress to knock-outs of Royal London Cup

An all-round performance from Worcestershire helped them chase 210 runs against Derbyshire while Yorkshire managed to successfully defend 258 runs against Leicestershire in their Royal London One-Cup face-off. With rain playing spoilsport in the encounter between Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire, Lancashire managed to overhaul challenge from Durham riding on a century from Dane Vilas.
17 May 2017

Pettini powers Leicestershire to massive win, Nottinghamshire overhaul Derbyshire

Fifties from Alex Hales, Riki Wessels and Samit Patel proved vital as Nottinghamshire chased down a revised target of 286 runs in 46.2 overs with four wickets in hand in their Royal London Cup encounter against Derbyshire.
3 May 2017

All-round Thakor steers Derbyshire to win, Worcestershire claim top position

Shiv Thakor played a brilliant 130-run knock and also picked a three wicket haul to help Derbyshire register a comfortable six wicket win chasing 308 runs in the 49th over with six wickets in hand in their Royal London face-off at County Ground on Sunday.
1 May 2017

Warwickshire, Worcestershire secure wins in North Group on rain hit day

William Porterfield and Sam Hain played fluent knocks to help Warwickshire complete a 10-wicket win in a shortened game while a collective batting performance saw Worcestershire chase down 169 runs in 20 overs in the North Group clashes of the Royal London Cup on Thursday.
28 April 2017

Nottinghamshire complete innings victory against Sussex

James Pattinson starred with a seven wicket haul as Nottinghamshire completed an innings victory over Sussex while the remaining games in the Specsavers County Championship Division Two are evenly poised.
23 April 2017

Wessels double century, Worcestershire fightback highlights day one in County Division Two

Riki Wessels waged a lone fight for Nottinghamshire with an unbeaten double century while Worcestershire made a terrific comeback to restrict Northamptonshire to 102 for six after being bowled out for 188 on day one of Specsavers County Championship Division Two.
22 April 2017

Daryn Smit joins Derbyshire on two-year Kolpak deal

Dolphins batsman Daryn Smit has penned a two-year Kolpak deal with English county club Derbyshire.
14 March 2017

Derbyshire sign Gary Wilson from Surrey

Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson has been signed by Derbyshire from Surrey on a three-year contract and will join the club at the end of the season.
19 September 2016

Cotton, Taylor extend Derbyshire contracts till 2018

Fast bowlers Tom Taylor and Ben Cotton have extended their contracts with Derbyshire County Cricket Club, which will keep them at the club till the conclusion of the 2018 season.
10 September 2016

Rain plays spoilsport on day four

Weather played a spoilsport on the final day of the latest round of the County Championship as rain prevented any play happening in the games at Chester-le-Street, Manchester and Derby.
4 September 2016

Somerset, Essex build massive leads as Northamptonshire surge towards victory

Somerset surged ahead with Peter Trego's unbeaten 154 in Division One while Tom Westley’s maiden double hundred gave Northamptonshire a commanding lead in Division Two by the end of the second day. Here is everything you want to know on day two of the latest round in the County Championship.
1 September 2016

Somerset begin strongly as bowlers dominate on day one

Somerset began the latest round of County Championship fixtures strongly with Tom Abell scoring a ton, taking the score to 339 for seven against Lancashire. Elsewhere the bowlers dominated in the rest of the fixtures on the first day with as many as five bowlers registering their five-wicket hauls.
31 August 2016

County Championship Week 17 - Statistical Round up

As the 17th week in the County Championship gets underway, Middlesex and Essex are still leading the Division One and Division Two points tables respectively. Here are a few key statistics ahead of the action-packed week ahead of us.
30 August 2016

New Derbyshire deals for Davis, Hemmings

Derbyshire have confirmed that pace bowler Will Davis and all-rounder Rob Hemmings have signed two-year contracts which will keep them at the club until at least the end of the 2018 season.
23 August 2016

Championship wins for Essex, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Surrey

There were wins on day four of the the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches for Hampshire, Surrey, Essex, Glamorgan and Gloucestershire.
16 August 2016

Middlesex build lead by beating Durham as others make moves

Day three of the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches saw Middlesex extend their lead at the top of Division One by beating Durham by an innings at Lord's.
15 August 2016

County Championship leaders prosper on day two

Day two of the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches saw leaders Middlesex and Essex, as well as Hampshire and Leicestershire, enjoy excellent days while elsewhere it was more evenly matched.
14 August 2016

Leaders Middlesex make great start, Yorkshire fight back

After a week of NatWest T20 Blast action, attention turns back to the Specsavers County Championship where eight matches started today with sides battling for early bonus points and positions of ascendency.
13 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