Harmer picks another five-fer as Essex in strong position against Middlesex

Simon Harmer continued his good run as he claimed another five wicket haul to dismiss Middlesex for 246 in their first innings following which Essex openers Nick Browne and Alastair Cook shared an unbeaten 106 run stand at stumps on day one of the County Championship Division One clash at Chelmsford.
27 June 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

Middlesex dominate day one after Robson, Stirling centuries

Sam Robson and Paul Stirling scored centuries for the defending champions as Middlesex regained control over Yorkshire in their County Championship Division One encounter at Lord's on day one.
20 June 2017

Middlesex CCC Welcomes Major League Baseball to London

Major League Baseball will host a July 4th party in London, with a full takeover of the Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park music festival site.
16 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

Elgar, Gregory frustrate Middlesex

After centuries from Dean Elgar and Lewis Gregory powered Somerset to 443 for nine, Middlesex responded back with a score of 42 for naught at stumps on day two of the County Championship Division One clash at Lord's.
4 June 2017

Elgar keeps Somerset hopes alive on rain hit day one

Dean Elgar led Somerset's recovery with an unbeaten 77 run knock as they reached 161 for five against Middlesex on a rain hit day one at Lord's where only 48.4 overs were possible.
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

Essex finish top, Somerset, Surrey progress to play-off on rain hit South Group clashes

As three games in the final round of South Group clashes in Royal London One-Day Cup were washed out due to rain, Essex managed to finish on top following their 57-run victory in another weather affected game on Wednesday.
18 May 2017

Sussex, Somerset, Surrey seal comfortable wins in South Group

Jim Allenby scored a blistering 144-run knock as Somerset thrashed Glamorgan by 170 runs while riding on Laurie Evans' unbeaten 134 Sussex chased down 332 comfortably against Kent. Elsewhere a complete all-round performance from Surrey saw them register a seven-wicket win over Middlesex.
6 May 2017

Gubbins, Roland-Jones help Middlesex open their account

Nick Gubbins scored a fine century while Toby Roland-Jones registered a four-wicket haul as Middlesex managed to win their first game this season overhauling Hampshire by 86 runs by Duckworth-Lewis in their Royal London One-Day Cup face-off in Southampton.
4 May 2017

Alsop, Rudolph power Hampshire and Glamorgan to victories in South Group

Tom Alsop and Jacques Rudolph scored centuries to help Hampshire and Glamorgan respectively to victories while rain hampered Middlesex's progress against Sussex leading to abandonment without a result.
28 April 2017

Hampshire, Middlesex gain control, Lancashire, Surrey fightback on day two

Middlesex and Hampshire have gained control in their respective games against Yorkshire and Essex respectively with a superior batting performance while Lancashire and Surrey bounced back to end day two of Specsavers County Championship Division One on a high.
23 April 2017

Lancashire-Somerset out-bowl each other in an otherwise batting dominated day one

Centuries from Sam Robson, Nick Gubbins, Ian Westwood and James Vince helped their respective teams while Old Trafford witnessed 18 wickets fall on day one of the Specsavers County Championship Division One.
22 April 2017

Middlesex sign Tim Southee for Natwest T20 Blast

Middlesex Cricket have acquired the services of New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee for the upcoming season of Natwest T20 Blast.
20 April 2017