Welch Derbyshire Move Leaves Worcestershire With A Problem

Graeme Welch has, as expected, been appointed as the new Elite Cricket Performance Director at Derbyshire. As a result, Worcestershire seamer Alan Richardson has been tempted into retirement to fill the vacant position at Edgbaston.
7 January 2014

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 - 27th July 2013

An Andre Russell-inspired Worcestershire put a severe dent in Somerset's hopes of reaching the Friends Life t20 quarter-finals.
27 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 23rd July 2013

There were much-needed wins for Derbyshire and Glamorgan in tonight's Friends Life t20 matches. Meanwhile, at Grace Road, Mitchell McClenaghan earnt Lancashire a crucial tie against Leicestershire.
23 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

County Cricket Round-Up - 14th June 2013

There were wins for Warwickshire, Hampshire, Essex, Worcestershire, Lancashire, Yorkshire and Northamptonshire in the day's Friends Life t20 action.
14 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 13th July 2013

A round-up of the latest county cricket action plus a look ahead to tomorrow's Friends Life t20 matches.
13 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 12th July 2013

There were wins for Durham, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Glamorgan and Middlesex in the evening's Friends Life t20 matches. Meanwhile, at Cheltenham, Kent and Gloucestershire set up a last day run chase in their LV= County Championship Division Two match.
12 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 8th July 2013

The LV= County Championship made a return as the Friends Life t20 takes a break before its return in earnest at the weekend. There were good performances today from Mark Footitt, Michael Yardy, Varun Chopra and James Vince
9 July 2013

Elonex Sport Partners With Worcestershire CCC

Elonex Sport and Worcestershire County Cricket Club (WCCC) recently agreed a five-and-a-half year partnership announcing Elonex Sport as the Official & Exclusive: LED Supplier and LED Advertising Agent. Elonex Sport replaced the existing scoreboard near the new Graeme Hick Pavilion with a new state-of-the-art 30-square metre Jumbo LED scoreboard.
20 June 2012

Klinger To Cover For Delayed Hughes At Worcestershire

31-year-old Australian batsman Michael Klinger will deputise for compatriot Phillip Hughes as Worcestershire's overseas player in the first half of the 2012 county season. Hughes' arrival at New Road has been delayed after he was included in Australia's training camps and Klinger steps in on the back of an outstanding run of form for South Australia.
8 March 2012

Lucas Signs Three-Year Deal With Worcestershire

Worcestershire have signed Northamptonshire left-arm pace bowler David Lucas on a three-year contract which will begin at the start of the 2012 season. Lucas has spent five years at Northamptonshire, during which time he recorded first-class career-best figures of seven for 24 in 2009 when he took 60 wickets in the season.
19 August 2011

Worcestershire Sign Roach To Replace Ajmal

Worcestershire have signed West Indian fast bowler Kemar Roach to replace Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal as their overseas player for the remainder of the season. Ajmal will be playing for Pakistan when they tour Zimbabwe and leaves for a training camp ahead of Roach's arrival at New Road.
11 August 2011

Andrew Signs New Contract With Worcestershire

Worcestershire all-rounder Gareth Andrew has signed a new two-year contract extension that will keep him at New Road until the end of the 2013 season. The former Somerset player had been subject to speculation that he was set for a move away from the West Midlands but he has decided to stay put.
21 July 2011