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Hilton Garden Inn bowls into Emirates Old Trafford

Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton's award-winning midscale brand, today announced the opening of the 150-guestroom Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford, the brand's first property in the city of Manchester.
6 September 2017
 

Jos Buttler keeps Lancashire hope alive

Jos Buttler scored an unbeaten half-century as he guided Lancashire to a seven wicket win while chasing 128 against Worcestershire in the North Group Natwest T20 Blast at Old Trafford.
17 August 2017

Kleinveldt, Gleeson restrict Northamptonshire in chase of 159

Richard Gleeson and Rory Kleinveldt picked three wickets apiece as Northamptonshire restricted Lancashire to 147 for nine in a chase of 159 runs despite a blistering 77 run knock from Ryan McLaren to win the North Group Natwest T20 Blast by 11 runs.
4 August 2017

Elliott guides Warwickshire in tense chase against Lancashire

Adam Hose scored a valiant 76 run knock while Grant Elliott contributed with an unbeaten 45 as Warwickshire chased down 175 against Lancashire in 19.4 overs with five wickets in hand in the North Group Natwest T20 Blast clash in Birmingham.
31 July 2017

Livingstone, Clark stars in Lancashire's comfortable win over Durham

Liam Livingstone scored a quick 61 while Jordan Clark followed it up with a three wicket haul as Lancashire registered a 31 run victory against Durham in the North Group clash of the Natwest T20 Blast at Old Trafford.
24 July 2017

Calm Buttler guides Lancashire to five wicket win

Jos Buttler played a calm innings under pressure after Matt Parkinson sparked on his debut with a three-wicket haul as Lancashire registered a five wicket win against Derbyshire in the Natwest T20 Blast North Group encounter in Manchester.
17 July 2017

Lancashire - Yorkshire clash ends in tie after rain intervenes

A record crowd at Old Trafford witnessed a tied game between Yorkshire and Lancashire in the North Group Natwest T20 Blast after rain played spoilsport.
15 July 2017

Lancashire, Yorkshire start Natwest T20 Blast with convincing wins

Adam Lyth, Shaun Marsh and Jos Buttler all scored fifties in the opening round of Natwest T20 Blast North Group as Yorkshire and Lancashire started their campaign with convincing wins over Nottinghamshire and Durham respectively on Friday.
8 July 2017

County Championship week nine - Statistical Round up

As the eighth week of 2017 Specsavers County Championship came to a conclusion, both Essex and Nottinghamshire have successfully maintained their position at the top in Division One ad Division Two respectively. Here are a few key statistics ahead of the action-packed week nine ahead of us.
24 June 2017

Mahela Jayawardene withdraws from Natwest T20 Blast

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has decided to pull out from the upcoming season of Natwest T20 Blast citing personal reasons.
23 June 2017

Bailey, Abbott put Hampshire in a position of comfort against Lancashire

George Bailey scored a fine century while Kyle Abbott remained unbeaten on 76 as Hampshire made recovery from 125 for five to end day one with a score of 351 for eight in the County Championship Division One clash in Manchester.
20 June 2017

Lancashire complete convincing eight-wicket win over Middlesex

After Stephen Parry's five wicket haul dismissed Middlesex for 236 in their second innings, Lancashire completed the chase of 109 runs to win the County Championship Division One encounter in Southport by eight wickets.
13 June 2017

Murtagh picks six wickets but Lancashire in firm control

Tim Murtagh picked a six-wicket haul on day three but Lancashire managed to post 309 runs in their first innings and also restricted Middlesex to 156 for six in the second innings to have a firm control of the County Championship Division One encounter in Southport.
12 June 2017

14 wickets fall on day one of clash between Lancashire and Middlesex

Middlesex fought back to restrict Lancashire to 123 for four after they were dismissed for 180 runs in the first innings in their County Championship Division One encounter in Southport on day one.
10 June 2017

Coad stars with six-wicket haul as Lancashire collapse on day one

Ben Coad picked a six wicket haul for Yorkshire as they dismissed Lancashire for 123 runs in their first innings and responded with a score of 93 for two at stumps on day one of the County Championship clash at Headingley.
3 June 2017

Sangakkara and Trescothick help Surrey and Somerset to draw

Kumar Sangakkara scored twin centuries as Surrey managed to overcome Middlesex while handy knocks of 106 and 46 from Marcus Trescothik helped Somerset manage a draw in the County Championship Division One clashes on the final day.
23 May 2017

Essex pull incredible innings victory, Chanderpaul, Sangakkara, Trott score centuries on day three

A brilliant bowling performance for the second time in the game saw Essex rise to the top of the County Championship Division One table with an innings victory over Hampshire while centuries from Jonathan Trott, Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Kumar Sangakkara have kept hopes of Warwickshire, Surrey and Lancashire alive on day three.
22 May 2017

Essex flex bowling muscle, Yorkshire pile on 421 as Brooks eye maiden century

Essex had one of their best days in the County Championship Division One as a collective bowling performance saw them Hampshire reeling at 92 for seven while Dawid Malan's century led Middlesex's resurgence against Surrey at Lord's on day two.
21 May 2017

Cook, Westley give Essex control, Lancashire sweat on Anderson injury

Alastair Cook and Tom Westley dominated on a batting day to take Essex to 243 for two while Gary Ballance and Kumar Sangakkara chipped in with knocks of 74 and 113 respectively to help Yorkshire and Surrey recover against Lancashire and Middlesex in the County Championship Division One clashes.
20 May 2017

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