County Cricket

Mitchell Starc: Australia fast bowler keen on county cricket return

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc hopes to return to county cricket before the end of his career.

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1 day ago, BBC Sport, Australia, County Cricket

Faheem Ashraf and Kieron Pollard: Northamptonshire duo's contracts cancelled

Northamptonshire overseas signings Faheem Ashraf and Kieron Pollard have their contracts cancelled for the 2020 season.

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6 days ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

England players' return positive for county cricketers, says PCA's Ian Thomas

The Professional Cricketers' Association's Ian Thomas says the return of England players to training is positive news for county players "feeling the pinch" of inaction.

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6 days ago, BBC Sport, England, County Cricket

Hampshire chief Rod Bransgrove sounds out potential investors as he looks to sell shares in club  

EXCLUSIVE: Rod Bransgrove, the man who saved Hampshire from insolvency and then bankrolled them for 20 years, is looking to sell some of his shares in the club before he turns 70.

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6 days ago, Daily Mail, County Cricket

Gloucestershire: No matches at Cheltenham for the first time since 1871

Gloucestershire cancel this summer's games at Cheltenham, where they have played every year since 1872.

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1 week ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Stuart Cain: Warwickshire appoint Wasps chief executive to succeed Neil Snowball

Warwickshire appoint Wasps’ Stuart Cain to succeed Neil Snowball as chief executive.

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1 week ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Lancashire report 'best-ever' £7.6m operating profit for county side

Lancashire make an operating profit of £7.6m in 2019 - the "best-ever" earnings for a first-class county.

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1 week ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Yorkshire players and staff accept wage cut of up to 20% from 1 June

Yorkshire players and staff take a wage cut of up to 20% to help the county recover from the impact of coronavirus.

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1 week ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Somerset cancel Vernon Philander deal due to coronavirus

Philander, whose record of 224 wickets in 64 Tests at an average of 22.32 marks him out as one of the finest bowlers in the current era, retired from international duty last winter and signed a Kolpak deal.

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2 weeks ago, Daily Mail, County Cricket

Vernon Philander: Somerset cancel South Africa Test star's contract

Somerset cancel the contract of South Africa seam bowler Vernon Philander by mutual agreement.

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2 weeks ago, BBC Sport, South Africa, County Cricket

County cricket facing tough decisions over whether to return in 2020, Alec Stewart claims

County cricket facing tough decisions over whether to return in 2020, Alec Stewart claims

The professional game in England and Wales remains suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic and will not start until July 1 at the earliest

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2 weeks ago, The Independent, County Cricket

County cricket players face another 20 per cent wage cut next month

EXCLUSIVE BY MATT HUGHES: Players at all counties with the exception of Surrey have already taken wage cuts of up to 20 per cent and talks are planned for next week over another salary sacrifice.

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2 weeks ago, Daily Mail, County Cricket

Brian Bolus: Former England, Yorkshire, Notts and Derbyshire batsman dies

Former England, Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire batsman Brian Bolus dies aged 86.

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2 weeks ago, BBC Sport, England, County Cricket

Coronavirus: What county cricket has to do to potentially return this summer

Northamptonshire club doctor Professor Bill Ribbans tells BBC Look East what cricket must do in order to return this summer.

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2 weeks ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Coronavirus: Gloucestershire cancel deals for Cheteshwar Pujara, Qais Ahmad & AJ Tye

Gloucestershire cancel deals for overseas stars Cheteshwar Pujara, Qais Ahmad and AJ Tye because of the coronavirus outbreak

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3 weeks ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Marnus Labuschagne: Australia star misses playing for Glamorgan

Australia batsman Marnus Labuschagne is very disappointed the global pandemic has stopped him following up a prolific 2019 with Glamorgan.

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3 weeks ago, BBC Sport, Australia, County Cricket

Who is your county's greatest overseas player?

International cricket stars have graced the county game for decades, but who is your county's greatest overseas player?

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3 weeks ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Marnus Labuschagne very disappointed to be missing out on return to county cricket

Marnus Labuschagne very disappointed to be missing out on return to county cricket

The 25-year-old excelled with Glamorgan last season, scoring 1,114 County Championship runs in 18 innings at an average of 65

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3 weeks ago, The Independent, County Cricket

Coronavirus: Lancashire Cricket Club CEO says safety must be guaranteed

Cricket cannot resume until coronavirus testing and safety significantly increases, says Lancashire chief executive Daniel Gidney.

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3 weeks ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

Chris Wood: 'Gambling took up almost every hour' - Hampshire paceman

Hampshire pace bowler Chris Wood tells BBC South Today about the addiction which has dogged his cricket career.

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3 weeks ago, BBC Sport, County Cricket

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