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Glamorgan pace trio bag new deals

21st February 2018, 15:27

Glamorgan have handed new deals to fast bowlers Michael Hogan, Timm van der Gugten and Lukas Carey.


Aussie glory in tri-series final

21st February 2018, 14:16

Australia won the Trans-Tasman T20 tri-series with a 19-run DLS method victory over New Zealand in the Auckland final.


Mixed news for Proteas

20th February 2018, 16:23

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis looks set to recover for the first Test with Australia but fast bowler Dale Steyn is doubtful.


Nottinghamshire tie down Hales

20th February 2018, 12:03

Alex Hales has signed a new contract with Nottinhamshire that will see him play white ball cricket only from this season.


Northeast off to Hampshire

19th February 2018, 19:13

Sam Northeast has left Kent to join Hampshire on a four-year deal and is raring to go in his new surroundings.


Bayliss backs Farbrace for England T20 coach's role

19th February 2018, 19:09

Trevor Bayliss feels Paul Farbrace would be the ideal man to replace him as England's full-time Twenty20 coach.


Overton called up for England

19th February 2018, 12:00

England have replaced the injured Liam Plunkett with Craig Overton for the upcoming ODI series in New Zealand.


Bayliss warns of T20 'blowout'

18th February 2018, 17:33

England coach Trevor Bayliss says international T20s should only be played in the build-up to tournaments.


Morgan disappointed in victory

18th February 2018, 12:16

Eoin Morgan was left deflated after England narrowly defeated New Zealand but still failed to progress to the T20 Tri-Series final.


Stokes to be rested for Kiwi clash

17th February 2018, 16:07

Ben Stokes will play no part in Sunday's Twenty20 clash with New Zealand, according to England skipper Eoin Morgan.


Willey unsurprised by Rashid's red-ball snub

17th February 2018, 15:20

David Willey feels more and more players will follow Adil Rashid's example and opt to shun red-ball cricket.


Williamson - Bowlers not to blame

16th February 2018, 18:49

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson refused to blame his bowlers following their loss to Australia in the Trans-Tasman Tri-Series.


Kiwi links up with Derbyshire

16th February 2018, 15:21

New Zealand all-round Mitchell Santner will link up with Derbyshire as an overseas player for the second half of 2018.


Plunkett injury blow

16th February 2018, 08:33

England have suffered a blow ahead of the New Zealand tour as Yorkshire paceman Liam Plunkett is out with an injury.


Essex bring in Mascarenhas

15th February 2018, 13:00

County champions Essex have brought in former England all-rounder Dimitri Mascarenhas as their new assistant head coach.


Stokes set for NZ trip

15th February 2018, 12:44

Ben Stokes will join up with the rest of the England squad for the New Zealand tour but his inclusion is down to coach Trevor Bayliss.


Stokes to miss first ODI

14th February 2018, 17:58

Ben Stokes is set to miss England's one-day international against New Zealand on February 25, according to Trevor Bayliss.


Worrall to join Gloucestershire this summer

14th February 2018, 15:36

Australia fast bowler Daniel Worrall has signed up to play for Gloucestershire for the first part of the 2018 season.


Stokes set to play ODIs in New Zealand

13th February 2018, 16:32

Ben Stokes is likely to resume his England career in the one-day series with New Zealand after being given the green light to play.


Buttler admits to bowling frailties

13th February 2018, 10:45

Jos Buttler says England were average in the bowling department after Tuesday's T20 tri-series loss to New Zealand in Wellington.


England skipper to miss out

12th February 2018, 13:36

Injury will keep England skipper Eoin Morgan out of the Twenty20 tri-series clash with New Zealand on Tuesday.


Roy wants tri-series improvement

12th February 2018, 11:00

Batsman Jason Roy says England's T20 side are determined to show their true colours when they take on New Zealand in the tri-series.


Bangladesh have skipper concern

11th February 2018, 15:06

Captain Shakib Al Hasan says he is unlikely to be available for his Bangladesh side's T20 clash with Sri Lanka on February 15.


India skipper offers no excuses

11th February 2018, 10:40

Captain Virat Kohli accepts his India side deserved to be beaten in the fourth one-day international by South Africa.


Mahmudullah annoyed by Tigers' woes

10th February 2018, 17:57

Bangladesh lost the second Test to Sri Lanka by 215 runs, with captain Mahmudullah clearly disappointed after the contest.


Buttler - We let ourselves down

10th February 2018, 14:36

Jos Buttler admitted England let themselves down when losing the second T20 tri-series clash against Australia in Melbourne.


Australia blast past England

10th February 2018, 12:54

Australia have booked their place in the Twenty20 tri-series final courtesy of a seven-wicket victory over England.


Mustard keen to see Glos improvement

9th February 2018, 16:33

Captain Phil Mustard says Gloucestershire cannot repeat their mistakes from last year if they are to improve in 2018.


Worcestershire sign Australian international Head

9th February 2018, 15:31

Australia batsman Travis Head has signed for Worcestershire as the county's main overseas player for the upcoming season.


ICC concludes Ashes investigation

8th February 2018, 16:08

The International Cricket Council says there is no evidence to back-up The Sun's claims of corruption during the recent Ashes series.


Morgan rues batting errors

8th February 2018, 15:08

England's batsmen paid the price for failing to execute their shots properly during the defeat against Australia, Eoin Morgan says.


Overruled catch understandable - Morgan

7th February 2018, 17:14

Eoin Morgan said the third umpire's claim that Jason Roy grounded a catch in England's T20 loss against Australia was understandable.


Maxwell impresses with bat and ball

7th February 2018, 14:40

Glenn Maxwell responded to being dropped for the ODI series with an unbeaten 103 in Australia's five-wicket T20 win over England.


Duckett faces spell on the sidelines

6th February 2018, 17:35

Ben Duckett faces a race against time to be fit for the new County Championship season as he is due to undergo hand surgery.


Sussex bring in Khan

6th February 2018, 13:57

Sussex have confirmed the signing of leg-spinner Rashid Khan for the first half of their T20 Blast campaign.


Morgan wants Mills to peak for World Cup

6th February 2018, 10:55

Captain Eoin Morgan believes Tymal Mills could still play a part for England despite his current problems.


De Kock joins growing injury list

5th February 2018, 16:01

Quinton De Kock has been ruled out of South Africa's ODI clash with India on Wednesday with a wrist injury.


Malan ready for Stanlake challenge

5th February 2018, 14:04

Dawid Malan is ready for the challenge of facing Australian paceman Billy Stanlake on Wednesday.


Aussies hungry for T20 glory - Lynn

4th February 2018, 17:31

Australia have the hunger to build a team capable of winning the World Twenty20 on home soil in 2020, according to Chris Lynn.


Weatherald strikes for Strikers

4th February 2018, 14:03

Adelaide Strikers' Jake Weatherald was the star of the show as his side secured a 25-run win over Hobart in the Big Bash League final.


Roy doubtful for T20 opener

3rd February 2018, 18:48

England will monitor Jason Roy in the build-up to the first T20 against Australia on Wednesday as he battles a back injury.


Markram to fill Du Plessis void

3rd February 2018, 17:37

South Africa have unveiled Aiden Markram as their one-day skipper for the remaining five ODI matches against India.


Aussies hit the ground running

3rd February 2018, 17:20

Australia have drawn first blood in the Twenty20 tri-series following a seven-wicket (DLS method) win over New Zealand on Saturday.


Willey leads England to easy Canberra win

2nd February 2018, 13:46

David Willey starred with bat and ball as England eased to an eight-wicket T20 win over a Prime Minister's XI.


Finch injury blow

2nd February 2018, 12:16

Australia will be without Aaron Finch due to a hamstring injury for the opening T20 Tri-Series game against New Zealand.


Warner the danger for NZ bowler

1st February 2018, 15:35

New Zealand's Tim Southee has highlighted the threat of Australia stand-in captain David Warner ahead of their T20 meeting.


Billings ready for warm-up challenge

1st February 2018, 12:12

Sam Billings admits England's Twenty20 team will face a tough challenge during Friday's warm-up match against a Prime Minister's XI.


Clarke eyes England call

31st January 2018, 18:05

Worcestershire wicket-keeper Joe Clarke is keen to force his way into the England side in the near future.


England keep Ball

31st January 2018, 11:27

England seamer Jake Ball will be staying with the squad for the Twenty20 series to cover for injuries.