LV= County Championship

COUNTY ROUND-UP: Sussex take victory, Middlesex cling on

Sussex beat Hampshire on the final day of the opening round of matches in the LV= County Championship. The other three fixtures all ended in draws following wins yesterday for Durham and Yorkshire.

Rashid Helps Yorkshire Wrap Up Win; Kirby Retires

A round-up of the day’s LV= County Championship news and action on a day when Yorkshire regained their place at the top of the table and county cricket legend Steve Kirby was forced to announce his retirement at the age of 36. Gillespie: “Nice To Be At The Top” Yorkshire are back at the top […]

Twin Chanderpaul Fifties See Derbyshire Prevail

In our new county cricket bulletin feature, we run the rule over Derbyshire’s second win of the LV= County Championship season and look ahead to tomorrow’s NatWest T20 Blast action.

CCD1 REVIEW: Yorkshire denied by Durham; Sussex hammer Northants

Yorkshire lead Nottinghamshire by five points at the top of Division One of the LV= County Championship despite being denied a win on the final day at Headingley thanks to half-centuries from Durham men Mark Stoneman, Michael Richardson and Phil Mustard.

Phil Jaques heads back to Oz as Will Smith joins Hampshire

Former Australian international Phil Jaques has not had his contract renewed by Yorkshire. The 34-year-old who has played for the English county for the last two seasons will instead pursue a coaching in Sydney with his club side Sutherland.