Tom Kohler-Cadmore and his 43-ball hundred, which launched the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast competition in such explosive fashion, wins this year’s Walter Lawrence Trophy.
Smriti Mandhana has signed for Brisbane Heat for the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL), a move that could pave the way for India’s men to follow suit.
We’ve put our heads together at Badger HQ and this is our best XI from County Championship Division Two. Do you agree with our choices?
We’ve put our heads together at Badger HQ and this is our best XI from County Championship Division One – now we’ve recovered (just) from that thrilling finale. Do you agree?
Quetta Gladiators have released veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara ahead of the second PSLT20 tournament in February 2017. Chris Gayle and Sohail Tanveer have swapped franchises.
Azeem Rafiq has successfully completed the first stage of his return the Yorkshire squad by signing a one-year contract extension.
A new eight-team Twenty20 competition will be staged in England and Wales in addition to the existing NatWest T20 Blast.
It was announced on Monday that Jason Gillespie would be leaving Yorkshire CCC at the end of the current season.
Jason Gillespie will leave his position as 1st XI coach with Yorkshire County Cricket Club at the end of the 2016 season.
Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara had the honour of ringing the bell at Lord’s today ahead of the 3rd Test match between England and Sri Lanka.
Colin and Wendy Cutting were on cloud nine when their son Ben was awarded the Man of the Match (MoM) award in the IPL final on Sunday night.
Ashish Nehra, who has been recuperating from knee surgery last week, was feeling “positive” about Sunrisers Hyderabad lifting the IPL 2016 trophy.
Bruce Oxenford, who has been using a shield on his left arm in Indian Premier League (IPL) says he will continue to use it in internationals T20 games.
Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore into the last four of the Indian Premier League, but insisted he is not getting carried away after a stunning run of form in 2016.
Sussex captain Luke Wright has said Mustafizur Rahman will be given some time off following his stint for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Sri Lanka’s right-arm medium fast bowler Dhammika Prasad will be given steroid injections on the shoulder injury that has forced him from from the tour of England.
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As the 14th T20 competition approaches in England we look at the runners and riders in the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast. We assess the merits of Lancashire Lightning in the Northern Group.
As the 14th T20 competition approaches in England we look at the runners and riders in the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast. We assess the merits of Durham Jets in the Northern Group.
Dattaji Gaekwad is saddened to become India’s oldest living Test cricketer, aged 87, after the death on Monday of Deepak Shodhan.
As the 14th T20 competition approaches in England we look at the runners and riders in the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast. We assess the merits of Derbyshire Falcons in the Northern Group.
England captain Charlotte Edwards has been an inspiration to English girls according to India captain Mithali Raj. The news of her retirement shocked Sri Lanka captain Shashikala Siriwardene.
There were no surprises when England announced their 12-man squad for the 1st Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, but one former England player, Gary Ballance, must feel aggrieved.
UK based lawyer Mike Morgan is very happy with International Cricket Council’s findings that Kusal Perera has been exonerated from the doping charges.
England women’s captain, Charlotte Edwards, has announced her retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.
New Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur is buying Urdu books to learn the national language of the country where he takes charge next month.
David Willey seems likely to miss six weeks of the season with an abdominal injury providing a major blow to Yorkshire’s NatWest T20Blast hopes.
England batsman Joe Root has signed a new contract extension at Yorkshire, which will keep him at Headingley until at least December 2019.
New Zealand cricket has confirmed Kane Williamson as the BLACKCAPS captain in all three formats.
AUDIO: We discuss what England’s top 5 should be come 19 May and the 1st Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley. We also ask whether the IPL is the best T20 league…
Stafanie Taylor, the captain of the victorious West Indies women team, has played with her male counterparts and scored a century, revealed by her coach Cleon Smith.
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif has ordered an enquiry and summoned a report from the PCB into the national team’s poor performance at the Asia Cup.
The Emirates Cricket Board has announced a 14-man squad to represent the UAE at the upcoming Emirates Airline Twenty20 tournament on 18 March.
Former Sri Lankan wicket-keeper Hashan Tillakaratne believes that Martin Crowe deserved to pass Garry Sobers world record 365 in 1991.
Delhi Daredevils have appointed Sydney Thunder coach Paddy Upton as head coach and Rahul Dravid as team mentor to lead their charge to Indian Premier League glory in 2016.
AUDIO: We discuss Andre Russell and his missed drugs tests, Shahid Afridi’s future, can Yorkshire retain the County Championship and who is the best Test batsman in the world right now…
Javed Miandad says Shahid Afridi ‘stopped being a reliable performer years ago’ and that he should have been dropped by Pakistan years ago.
Pakistan opener Ahmed Shehzad is set to be recalled by Pakistan’s after initially being left out of the 15-man squad for the ICC World T20.
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has missed three doping tests within a 12-month period and could face a two-year ban from cricket if found guilty.
Wayne Madsen has committed his long-term future to Derbyshire, signing a three-year contract extension to keep him at the Club until the end of 2019.
Former Test quick Ryan Harris says he would jump at the chance to replace Craig McDermott as Australia’s fast-bowling coach.
Tom Taylor has signed a one-year contract extension with Derbyshire, committing him to the Club until the end of 2017.
Yorkshire have named an 18-man squad for their pre-season tour of the United Arab Emirates between 11 March and 24 March.
Australia’s assistant coach Craig McDermott will leave his post following this month’s ICC World T20 and leave the door open for Jason Gillespie as his replacement.
Aaron Phangiso will miss the first two T20Is against Australia and his participation in the World T20 is in doubt after tests found his bowling action to be illegal.
Surrey have continued their busy winter by adding South African bowler Mathew Pillans to their growing squad on a three-year deal.
Yorkshire today announced a profit of £368k for 2015, but are on a collision course with former player Geoffrey Boycott over his Board director candidacy.
Derbyshire have added further international experience to their line-up with the capture of New Zealand all-rounder James Neesham for the NatWest T20 Blast.
Curtly Ambrose will travel to India for the ICC World T20 as West Indies’ bowling consultant and believes he could be traveling home to the Caribbean with the trophy.
Surrey have signed South Africa Under-19 fast bowler Conor McKerr on a three-year contract.
Sabbir Rahman starred in Bangladesh’s Asia Cup victory over Sri Lanka but was quick to dismiss talk about his personal achievements.
Misbah-ul-Haq believes India are favourites for the ICC World T20 after they beat his Pakistan side by five wickets at the Asia Cup.
According to Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam, the defeat against India in the Asia Cup was just like the defeat against “any other” team.
Mahela Jayawardene has hit back at criticism from Sri Lankan Board President Thilanga Sumathipala that his role with England at the ICC Twenty20 World Cup is “disappointing”.
Chris Morris has followed his big money Indian Premier League (IPL) deal with an English NatWest T20 Blast contract with Surrey.
Misbah-ul-Haq thinks the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will boost the national teams performance in Twenty20 cricket after recent struggles.
Lasith Malinga has admitted that the ICC World Twenty20 in India may be his last hurrah for Sri Lanka as an international player.
Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakarra is ready to bring the good times back to Jamaica as he looks forward to his stint with the Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League.
Michael Clarke looks set for a Big Bash League in Sydney Sixers colours after discussions between the franchise and the former Australia skipper.
Lancashire have announced a 22-man squad their pre-season tour to Dubai, which includes the Emirates Airline Twenty20 competition.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced the playing schedule and team names for the six hosts that will compete in the inaugural Women’s Cricket Super League (WCSL).
Hampshire have signed of Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi for the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast season.
Islamabad United lifted the inaugural Pakistan Super League after a six wicket win over pre-match favourites Quetta Gladiators in the Dubai final.
As the Pakistan Super League (PSL) ends with Islamabad United lifting the crown we select our Team of the Tournament and hand our our player awards.
AUDIO: We discuss the success of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), what should become of match-fixers and decide who will win the ICC World Twenty20 (WT20).
At cricketbadger.com we’ve scratched our brows and selected our Best Ever World T20 XI ahead of the ICC World T20 in March and April. Do you agree with our selections?
EXCLUSIVE: Andrew Gale’s Yorkshire has a burning desire to win three County Championship titles in a row to emulate the great Brian Close side of the late sixties.
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