Author: Daniel Grummitt

LVCC PREVIEW: Leaders Sussex aiming to get back on track at Old Trafford

The fifth round of the LV= County Championship begins on Sunday with leaders Sussex hoping to get back on track after their heavy loss to Somerset last time out and defending champions Durham in front of the Sky Sports cameras against Yorkshire. Division Two sees Worcestershire and Leicestershire do battle against Glamorgan and an injury-hit […]

IPL 2014 REVIEW: It’s goodbye UAE as Kings XI Punjab lead the way

With the UAE leg of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL 2014) now complete, it is King’s XI Punjab who continue to lead the way with five wins out of five. Meanwhile, at the other end of the table sit defending champions Mumbai Indians, who have lost all five of their matches.

LVCC REVIEW: Chris Rogers double ton leads Middlesex ‘almost perfect’ chase

History was made at Lord’s in the fourth round of the LV= County Championship Division One as Middlesex chased down their highest ever fourth innings run chase to beat Yorkshire. Their successful pursuit of 472 was also the third highest in the history of the competition.

LVCC PREVIEW: Winners Middlesex and Yorkshire lock horns

The fourth round of the LV= County Championship sees some tasty clashes, with Middlesex and Yorkshire locking horns at Lord’s off the back of wins in their previous games, and Somerset having a tricky trip to Division One leaders Sussex. In Division Two, big-hitters Hampshire and Surrey do battle in Southampton.

LVCC REVIEW: Jack Brooks guides Yorkshire to first win

Yorkshire were the only side to taste victory in the third round of matches in the LV= County Championship as an 8-wicket match haul from Jack Brooks saw off his former county.

IPL 2014 REVIEW: So far it’s been the Glenn Maxwell show

Royal Challengers Bangalore and King’s XI Punjab are the only unbeaten teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL) after the first week of matches - , the latter topping the table following a convincing Glenn Maxwell inspired win over Sunrisers Hyderabad. However, one of the major talking points from the tournament thus far has been […]

LVCC REVIEW: Alastair Cook hits form after 5 month drought

The LV= County Championship continued to provide plenty of entertainment in the second round of matches, with all but one of the seven games ending in a positive result. Division One saw wins for Sussex at Edgbaston, and Middlesex over Nottinghamshire. Meanwhile, in Division Two, there were wins for Essex over Derbyshire at Chelmsford, Worcestershire […]

LVCC PREVIEW: Ian Bell to skipper the Birmingham Bears

The first round of the LV= County Championship provided plenty of entertainment in spite of the customary damp early Spring weather. Round two begins tomorrow, with champions Durham beginning their title defence by travelling to injury-hit Northamptonshire, and Yorkshire set to begin their title tilt with a trip to 2013 strugglers Somerset.