Off The Mark - How it began for...Sir Ian Botham - Cricket World TV

Sir Ian Botham recalls how his cricketing career began with his parents making sacrifices to get him to games all around Somerset, and eventually his "fun trip" would see him travel all over the world.
10 October 2015

Alfonso Thomas joins Millfield coaching staff

Recently retired fast bowler Alfonso Thomas has swapped Taunton's County Ground for nearby Millfield School by joining the coaching team to work primarily with young fast bowlers.
2 October 2015

Tom Abell - from Cricket World award contender to LV= Breakthrough Player award winner

Tom Abell first came to our attention thanks to Cricket World profiled club Taunton - one year later, he has been won the 2015 LV= Breakthrough Player award following a stellar season with Somerset.
23 September 2015

Stat Attack - LV County Championship week 19 preview - Cricket World TV

There are just a handful of LV= County Championship matches remaining this season and if they avoid defeat against Middlesex, Yorkshire will be confirmed as champions this week.
8 September 2015

Somerset Signs Chris Gayle For Natwest T20 Blast

Explosive West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle has inked a contract with the English county side Somerset for the Natwest T20 Blast later this year.
24 March 2015

Exciting Times Ahead For Somerset - Trescothick

Watch as Somerset captain Marcus Trescothick talks about the changes afoot at Taunton and why he sees "exciting times" ahead for the team.
15 November 2014

How Did Your County Do This Season? Part Two - Middlesex-Yorkshire

Matt Carter gives his analysis of how Middlesex, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Yorkshire performed this season.
3 October 2014

10 County Championship Round Seven Talking Points

Matt Carter rounds up the latest LV= County Championship action with 10 talking points from a week which saw Middlesex assume the leadership mantle.
22 May 2014

Somerset's Top Deck Luxury For T20 Blast

Somerset have launched two in-game promotions in time for the NatWest T20 Blast, which gets underway later this week.
12 May 2014

County Championship Division One - A Statistical Preview

Matt Carter takes a detailed statistical look ahead to the LV= County Championship, which gets underway this weekend, starting with Division One.
4 April 2014

County Round-Up - 12th December 2013

A round-up of the county cricket news from the past few days, including Johannes Myburgh signing for Somerset and Michael Lumb extending his Nottinghamshire contract.
12 December 2013

County Round-Up - 5th November 2013

A round-up of the week's county cricket news, including contract extensions for Derbyshire skipper Wayne Madsen and Sussex overseas player Steve Magoffin.
5 November 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 30th July 2013

Somerset and Durham were the counties who progressed to the quarter-finals of the Friends Life t20 as a result of tonight's matches.
30 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 22nd July 2013

With the Friends Life t20 Group Stage now entering the final furlong, we preview tomorrow's matches.
22 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 21st July 2013

There were wins for Nottinghamshire, Durham, Somerset, Kent, Gloucestershire, Northamptonshire and Essex in the afternoon's Friends Life t20 action.
21 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 20th July 2013

Gloucestershire, Middlesex and Essex all completed victories in the remaining matches in round 13 of the LV= County Championship, while there was a much-needed win for Warwickshire in the day's Friends Life t20 fixture.
20 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 19th July 2013

Yorkshire are the new leaders of the LV= County Championship after completing victory over Derbyshire, while Middlesex and Essex look well placed for wins going into the final days of their matches at Hove and Chelmsford.
19 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 18th July 2013

There was a win for Warwickshire at Edgbaston as they kept their LV= County Championship title defence alive. Meanwhile rivals Yorkshire and Middlesex took complete control of their matches against Sussex and Derbyshire.
18 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 17th July 2013

Draws now look inevitable at Old Trafford and Canterbury, but the match at Edgbaston is nicely set up going into the final day. Elsewhere, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire and Yorkshire all enjoyed outstanding days in the LV= County Championship.
17 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 16th July 2013

There was more joy for the nation's batsmen as runs flowed on another sunny day around the country. Laurie Evans and Rob Key both reached three figures for their sides, while Sean Ervine, James Taylor, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Michael Lumb and Ateeq Javid all prospered.
16 July 2013


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