23-year-old Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Cameron Bancroft will return to Gloucestershire in 2017 and will be available for the full English summer.
BBL06 gets underway in December and cricketbadger.com can’t wait. We are seeking sponsors to advertise on our wall-to-wall coverage of the Big Bash League.
Durham County Council have agreed a financial rescue package to secure cricket in the north east and avoid the club going into administration.
The visiting captain’s option of avoiding the toss and bowling first in County Championship matches will continue throughout the 2017 season.
The proposed new eight-team city-based Twenty20 competition in English cricket may have its start delayed until 2020.
Former India, New Zealand and Mumbai Indians Head Coach, John Wright, has joined Derbyshire as Twenty20 Specialist Coach for the 2017 NatWest T20 Blast.
Haseeb Hameed looks set to make his England Test debut on Thursday against Bangladesh and has the quality to lay to rest a long running selection conundrum.
Jimmy Adams has left his role as head coach of Kent after five years in the job.
Australian umpire Karl Wentzel has questioned whether Bruce Oxenford’s use of a protective arm guard restricts his movement when officiating.
NSW batsman Daniel Hughes has re-joined the Sydney Sixers for the upcoming KFC Big Bash League season after a three-year absence.
IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are growing faster financially than English Premier League giants Manchester United according to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
West Indies skipper Stafanie Taylor is to return to the Sydney Thunder for the second edition of the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL).
In the Shahid Afridi and Javed Miandad tug of war, our Pakistan correspondent Tabrez Shaikh, is urging both legends not to wash their dirty laundry in public.
After publishing Ben Hathaway’s piece recently the editor of cricketbadger.com replies defending the County Championship, but calling for it to change with the times too.
After the penalties imposed on Durham yesterday by the ECB, Ben Hathaway wanted his say on the merits of the County Championship. We give him the floor…
Durham cricket supporter Rob Dixon vents his frustration at today’s announcement that his county is being relegated and deducted points in 2017.
The ECB has announced that Durham CCC has accepted financial support, but been relegated to Division Two of the County Championship and start the 2017 season with a 48-point penalty in this competition.
Durham batsman Keaton Jennings has won the County Championship player of the year award, presented in association with William Hill, after finishing the season as the competition’s leading run scorer.
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?
It was announced on Monday that Jason Gillespie would be leaving Yorkshire CCC at the end of the current season.
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Liam Norwell has signed a contract extension with Gloucestershire until the end of the 2018 season.
During an India ODI match against Pakistan Lakshmipathy Balaji hit a six off Shoaib Akhtar. With Akhtar’s next ball Balaji’s bat was broken.