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Recent Match Report – Warwickshire vs Yorkshire, Royal London One-Day Cup, North Group

Yorkshire 270 for 9 (Bresnan 89, Tattersall 79) tied with Warwickshire 270 for 8 (Ambrose 77)A wonderful match came down to the final ball with former Warwickshire spinner Josh Poysden needing to find two runs to secure a Yorkshire...

Former West Indies board president Pat Rousseau dies aged 85

Patrick Rousseau, the former president of Cricket West Indies, died on Tuesday in Jamaica. Rousseau, who hailed from Jamaica, was aged 85 and succumbed to a long illness.An attorney-at-law by profession, Rousseau was at the helm of Caribbean cricket...

Colin Graves seeks six-month extension to ECB chairmanship

Colin Graves' term as ECB chairman could be extended by six months, to allow him to oversee the first season of The Hundred.Graves, who has been in his post since 2015, was due to step down in May 2020...

Recent Match Report – Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals, Indian Premier League, 32nd...

Kings XI Punjab 182 for 6 (Rahul 52, Miller 40, Archer 3-15) beat Rajasthan Royals 170 for 7 (Tripathi 50, Ashwin 2-24, Arshdeep 2-43) by 12 runs The last time these two teams played, R Ashwin pulled off a...

Recent Match Report – Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Indian Premier League, 31st...

Mumbai Indians 172 for 5 (De Kock 40, Hardik 37*, Moeen 2-18) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 171 for 7 (De Villiers 75, Moeen 50, Malinga 4-31) by five wicketsAB de Villiers hit a 51-ball 75. Moeen Ali struck five...

Recent Match Report – Middlesex vs Lancashire, County Championship Division Two, 2nd Innings

Lancashire 427 (Jones 122, Hameed 117, Vilas 68, Jennings 52, Murtagh 5-69) and 39 for 3 beat Middlesex 265 (Eskinazi 75, Gubbins 55, Bailey 5-67) and 200 (Robson 63, Maxwell 5-40) by seven wicketsIt would, of course, have been...

Recent Match Report – Hampshire vs Yorkshire, County Championship Division One, 2nd Innings

Hampshire 302 (Northeast 99, Dawson 57) and 54 for 5 (Patterson 3-9) trail Yorkshire 554 for 7 dec by 198 runsSteven Patterson fired Yorkshire towards almost-certain victory as Hampshire collapsed to 54 for 5 while following-on at the...

Recent Match Report – Middlesex vs Lancashire, County Championship Division Two, 1st Innings

Lancashire 267 for 4 (Hameed 117, Jones 55, Jennings 52) lead Middlesex 265 (Eskinazi 75, Gubbins 55; Bailey 5-67, Anderson 3-41) by two runsForm might be temporary but its departure can cause permanent infection. A host of cricketers have...

Recent Match Report – Middlesex vs Lancashire, County Championship Division Two, 1st Innings

Middlesex 236 for 9 (Eskinazi 75, Gubbins 55, Bailey 4-51, Anderson 3-41) v LancashireAn April morning in St John's Wood. Wisden just published, winter taking flight and the world freshly clothed in its spring livery. It is a common...

Recent Match Report – Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, Indian Premier League, 24th...

Mumbai Indians 198 for 7 (Pollard 83, Shami 3-21) beat Kings XI Punjab 197 for 4 (Rahul 100*, Gayle 63, Hardik 2-57) by three wicketsKieron Pollard's 83 off 31 balls eclipsed Chris Gayle's storming 63 and KL Rahul's unbeaten...

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