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England County Cricket News

Feb 13

Neil Wagner: Essex re-sign New Zealand seamer for all formats

New Zealand seamer Neil Wagner will re-join county champions Essex in May, initially until the end of July.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42981807

Feb 09

Travis Head: Worcestershire sign Australia batsman for 2018 county season

Worcestershire sign Australia batsman Travis Head as their “main overseas player” for the 2018 county season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/43003677

Feb 08

Krikken exits Shropshire for Lancashire role

Karl Krikken leaves his role as Shropshire director of cricket to take on a coaching position with Lancashire.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42988917

Feb 06

Adam Zampa: Essex sign Australia leg-spinner for T20 Blast campaign

Essex Eagles sign Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa for their 2018 T20 Blast campaign, which starts in July.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42960305

Feb 06

Ben Duckett: Northamptonshire batsman out for 12 weeks after finger surgery

Northamptonshire batsman Ben Duckett will miss the start of the domestic campaign after having surgery on a finger problem.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42962685

Feb 06

Glamorgan Cricket: County give new deals to young trio

Glamorgan give new one-year contracts to batsman Connor Brown, all-rounder Jack Murphy and wicket-keeper Tom Cullen.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42960966

Feb 06

Northamptonshire CCC announce £329,000 profit after tax

Northamptonshire announce a net profit for the first time since chairman Gavin Warren was appointed in 2014.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42960314

Feb 06

Rashid Khan: Sussex sign Afghanistan leg-spinner for T20 Blast

Sussex sign Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan for the first half of the T20 Blast, subject to clearance and a visa.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42952760

Feb 05

Peter Siddle: Essex sign Australia paceman for first five Championship games

County champions Essex sign Australia paceman Peter Siddle for the first five games of the 2018 Championship season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42946081

Feb 02

Ben Cotton: Derbyshire seamer leaves club by mutual consent

Derbyshire seamer Ben Cotton leaves the club after it is agreed that the final year of his contract can be cancelled.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42923139

Feb 02

T20 Blast: Northants Steelbacks re-sign all-rounder Seekkuge Prasanna

Northamptonshire re-sign Sri Lanka all-rounder Seekkuge Prasanna for this summer’s T20 Blast campaign.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42902654

Feb 01

Dawid Malan: England batsman appointed Middlesex captain

Middlesex appoint England batsman Dawid Malan as captain across all formats of the game, replacing James Franklin.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42908467

Jan 31

Jofra Archer: All-rounder ‘doing the maths’ to achieve England ‘dream’

All-rounder Jofra Archer says he is “doing the maths” to ensure he qualifies for his “dream” of playing Test cricket for England in 2022.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42887129

Dec 17

Who will win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year team award?

From England’s victorious youth football squads to cricket’s county championship underdogs, there are strong claims aplenty this yearThey did not beat the double world champions over three compelling Tests, but Warren Gatland’s Lions deserve a place on…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2017/dec/17/sports-personality-of-the-year-team-award

Nov 21

Anthony McGrath: New Essex head coach says champions have lost surprise factor

New Essex head coach Anthony McGrath tells BBC Look East they must evolve, as people will no longer be surprised by the county champions.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/42070968

Oct 17

Middlesex lose appeal against points deduction as relegation stands

• Middlesex appealed against over rate penalty in match with crossbow incident• ‘Rules relating to over rates are clear,’ says cricket discipline commission chairMiddlesex have lost their appeal against the two-point penalty imposed on them by the ECB …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/oct/17/middlesex-lose-appeal-points-deduction-relegation-crossbow-cricket