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WATCH: 7 runs from 1 ball! English batsman makes it possible in NatWest T20 Blast

WATCH: 7 runs from 1 ball! English batsman makes it possible in NatWest T20 Blast

Sommerset's Steve Davies was on 14 and immediately moved to 21 after the incident, before reaching 62 off 32 balls in a wonderful innings that helped Somerset reach 197/6.

Jul 30, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Mahela Jayawardene pulls out of Lancashire stint due to 'personal reasons'

Mahela Jayawardene pulls out of Lancashire stint due to 'personal reasons'

The former Sri Lanka captain scored nearly 12,000 Test runs at an average of just under 50 in 149 Tests.

Jun 23, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
WATCH: Mason Crane stuns South African Dean Elgar with Shane Warne-esque spin in county cricket

WATCH: Mason Crane stuns South African Dean Elgar with Shane Warne-esque spin in county cricket

The South African looked completely mistimed as the double bouncer went on to hit the stumps in a rather surprising manner.

May 29, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
County Cricket: Alastair Cook's brilliant 110 guides Essex to comprehensive eight-wicket win against Somerset

County Cricket: Alastair Cook's brilliant 110 guides Essex to comprehensive eight-wicket win against Somerset

Cook batted for over four hours, facing 214 balls and hitting 16 fours. The match was a personal triumph for Cook, who also made 52 in Essex`s first innings 129.

Apr 17, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Australian cricketer Chris Rogers retires from first-class cricket

Australian cricketer Chris Rogers retires from first-class cricket

Rogers exits with 25,470 first-class runs in 313 matches at an average of 49.55, including 76 hundreds and 122 fifties.

Sep 23, 2016, 08:55 AM IST
Tougher measures demanded after bowler's Pakistan race blast

Tougher measures demanded after bowler's Pakistan race blast

Overton was found guilty of a level-one breach for comments he was heard making to Ashar Zaidi.

Dec 12, 2015, 12:30 PM IST
ECB in dilemma after Pakistan-born Ashar Zaidi told to get back to own country

ECB in dilemma after Pakistan-born Ashar Zaidi told to get back to own country

Somerset bowler Craig Overton reportedly told Sussex batsman Ashar Zaidi to “go back to your own f*****g country” during a county match last season.

Dec 10, 2015, 23:57 PM IST

Four killed in Britain air crash

 Four people were reportedly killed after a six-seater light aircraft crashed in south-western England's Somerset, police said on Saturday.

Nov 15, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

Cygnus Hospitals aims to have 50 units by March 2018

Cygnus Hospitals, which operates a chain of super speciality units in Delhi and Haryana, aims to add another 40 hospitals in north India in next three years.

Oct 04, 2015, 12:24 PM IST
New Zealand`s Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset

New Zealand`s Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset

New Zealand wicket-keeper/batsman Luke Ronchi will play five domestic Twenty20 fixtures for Somerset, the English county announced Thursday.

Jun 18, 2015, 17:50 PM IST
Ex-English county cricketer Hayhurst jailed for fraud

Ex-English county cricketer Hayhurst jailed for fraud

Former English county cricketer Andy Hayhurst, who stole more than $1,55,600 meant for young players, has been jailed for two years.

Jun 13, 2015, 22:25 PM IST
I am 'King' of all formats, says Chris Gayle

I am 'King' of all formats, says Chris Gayle

Swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle claimed that despite people calling him the king of Twenty20, he is the king of all formats.

Jun 12, 2015, 22:45 PM IST
Somerset wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter forced into retirement

Somerset wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter forced into retirement

Somerset wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter retired from cricket on Friday due to an eye injury he suffered last year. It is another sad day for cricket as a bright career was cut short by an injury.

Jun 05, 2015, 15:38 PM IST
WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

Chris Gayle ended up on the losing side despite marking his home debut for county side Somerset with a remarkable hundred in their Twenty20 Blast match against Kent on Sunday.

Jun 02, 2015, 15:06 PM IST
Chris Gayle century not enough for Somerset

Chris Gayle century not enough for Somerset

Chris Gayle ended up on the losing side despite marking his home debut for county side Somerset with a remarkable hundred in their Twenty20 Blast match against Kent on Sunday.

Jun 01, 2015, 02:19 AM IST
New Zealand wrap up tour victory over Somerset

New Zealand wrap up tour victory over Somerset

New Zealand have made the perfect start to their tour of England after wrapping up a 66-run victory in their opening match against Somerset at Taunton on Monday.

May 11, 2015, 22:34 PM IST
New Zealand close in on tour-opening victory

New Zealand close in on tour-opening victory

New Zealand are on the verge of starting their tour of England with a convincing win against Somerset at Taunton.

May 11, 2015, 02:00 AM IST
Ben Wheeler shines for New Zealand in tour-opening match

Ben Wheeler shines for New Zealand in tour-opening match

New Zealand`s Ben Wheeler seized his chance to shine on Saturday with a five-wicket haul on the second day of the tour-opening match against Somerset at Taunton.

May 10, 2015, 08:46 AM IST
Somerset sign show-stopper Chris Gayle for T20 Blast

Somerset sign show-stopper Chris Gayle for T20 Blast

Somerset have pulled off a coup by signing all-action West Indies batsman Chris Gayle for this year`s domestic T20 Blast competition, the English county announced on Monday.

Mar 23, 2015, 21:25 PM IST
Somerset sign Kiwi Corey Anderson for T20 Blast

Somerset sign Kiwi Corey Anderson for T20 Blast

Big-hitting New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson will play for Somerset in the second half of this season`s domestic T20 Blast competition, the English county announced on Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 21:27 PM IST