• Daniel Vettori, Middlesex T20 role unexpected but very welcome

  • EDITOR’S UAE TOUR BLOG – Time to bring the Champion County game home

  • EDITOR’S UAE TOUR BLOG – Farewell my new PSL friends

  • Lewis Gregory on Somerset’s heartbreak and going one better in 2017

  • Dougie Brown relishing chance to shine in Dubai desert with UAE

  • Emirates T20: Bears sent packing by lusty Lahore Qalandars

EDITOR’S UAE TOUR BLOG – The Badger has landed

Cricket Badger’s editor, James Buttler, has landed in the UAE where he will be chronicling the exploits of English counties ahead of the 2017 English cricket season. Here’s his first blog…

Sheffield Shield: Joe Mennie takes nine as South Australia thrash Tasmania

Joe Mennie strengthened his Australian Test claims by taking 9-88 as South Australia (SA) beat Tasmania (TAS) by 193 runs to secure their place in the Sheffield Shield final. Tasmanian skipper George Bailey won the toss and opted to field first in Hobart – a decision which his bowlers backed up as they restricted SA […]

Sheffield Shield: James Pattinson stars as Victoria thrash Queensland

A James Pattinson inspired Victoria (VIC) cantered to victory by an innings and 11 runs over Queensland (QLD) at Brisbane to ensure their place in the 2016/17 Sheffield Shield final. Victorian skipper Cameron White won the toss and decided to field first, with VIC’s place in the Shield final already confirmed. His bowlers responded well […]

Sheffield Shield: Record-breaker Joe Burns stars as Queensland sweep aside Tasmania

Joe Burns starred as Queensland (QLD) went third in the Sheffield Shield ladder after a thumping win over rock-bottom Tasmania (TAS) at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart. QLD’s skipper Joe Burns won the toss and opted to field first – a decision which would prove a smart one. As TAS were skittled for just 150 in […]

Sheffield Shield: Pat Cummins takes eight as New South Wales beat South Australia

A returning Pat Cummins took eight wickets as New South Wales (NSW) went second in the Sheffield Shield ladder by beating South Australia (SA) by eight wickets at the SCG. SA skipper Travis Head won the toss and decided to bat – his side went on to make 229 in their first innings as Callum […]