Cheteshwar Pujara in talks over Derbyshire return
Cheteshwar Pujara in talks over Derbyshire return

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is in talks with Derbyshire over a return to the team for the 2015 season, the English county side revealed on Monday.

I`m not a racist, says Yorkshire`s Gale
I`m not a racist, says Yorkshire`s Gale

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale expressed remorse over his abuse of Lancashire batsman Ashwell Prince in a newspaper interview published on Tuesday, but insisted that he is not a racist.

Yorkshire duo complete Professional Cricketers Association awards double
Yorkshire duo complete Professional Cricketers Association awards double

Yorkshire`s County Championship-winning openers Adam Lyth and Alex Lees were named player of the year and young player of the year respectively by England`s Professional Cricketers Association on Wednesday.

Lancashire relegated after defiant Middlesex dig deep

Lancashire were relegated to the Second Division of the County Championship on Friday after their decisive showdown with fellow strugglers Middlesex ended in a draw.

Cheteshwar Pujara slams maiden hundred in county cricket
Cheteshwar Pujara slams maiden hundred in county cricket

Cheteshwar Pujara scored the 27th first-class century of his career and the first one in county cricket as Derbyshire seized the initiative against Leicestershire in a Division Two encountere, here today.

Jonathan Trott denies Mitchell Johnson caused Ashes exit
Jonathan Trott denies Mitchell Johnson caused Ashes exit

England batsman Jonathan Trott insisted Saturday that Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson was not responsible for his early exit from England`s Ashes tour as he criticised Michael Vaughan`s reaction to his health problems.

County Championship: Pujara fails to open account in 2nd innings for Derbyshire
County Championship: Pujara fails to open account in 2nd innings for Derbyshire

India's Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara's county debut turned into a nightmare as he got out without scoring in Derbyshire's second innings in their bid to chase down a tricky target of 261 in a second division of English County Championship here on Thursday.

England duo take Yorkshire nearer title as Jonathan Trott makes ton
England duo take Yorkshire nearer title as Jonathan Trott makes ton

England duo Gary Ballance and Tom Bresnan both just missed out on hundreds against Nottinghamshire on Wednesday but their runs strengthened Yorkshire`s grip on the County Championship title.

Cheteshwar Pujara fails on Derbyshire debut
Cheteshwar Pujara fails on Derbyshire debut

Indian top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara failed to impress on his County debut after managing just seven runs for Derbyshire in the four-day Division Two first-class match against Glamorgan, here on Wednesday.

Adam Lyth ton takes Yorkshire nearer title

Adam Lyth`s sixth County Championship century of the season took Yorkshire closer to the English First Division title on Tuesday.

Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches
Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches

Kevin Pietersen`s faint hopes of an England recall suffered another blow on Monday when Surrey confirmed he was unlikely to play any first-class cricket in the final weeks of the season.

Cheteshwar Pujara to join Derbyshire

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is set to join Derbyshire for the final three County Championship fixtures of the season, it was announced Saturday.

Jonathan Trott slams first century since illness break

England batsman Jonathan Trott scored his first century since returning to top-level cricket after a stress-related illness during Warwickshire`s County Championship game against Sussex on Wednesday.

Trott set for county comeback

Warwickshire have named England batsman Jonathan Trott in their 13-strong squad for Sunday`s County Championship match against Nottinghamshire.

Naveed Arif banned for life over fixing by ECB

Former Sussex bowler Naveed Arif has been banned for life from cricket after pleading guilty to six corruption offences, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced Wednesday.

Alfonso Thomas takes four wickets in four balls in county match

South African seamer Alfonso Thomas became the first player in 14 years to take four wickets in four balls in the County Championship on Tuesday.

Matt Prior`s England return delayed due to Achilles injury

Matt Prior`s return to England has been delayed because of an Achilles injury, throwing light on his unavailability in the County Championship against Middlesex next week.

Pakistan objects to Broad`s jibe at Ajmal`s action

Pakistan cricket authorities today demanded the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) explain what disciplinary measures have been taken against Stuart Broad after he made a twitter jibe about the legitimacy of spinner Saeed Ajmal`s action.

Broad to miss ODI series against Sri Lanka due to knee problem

England bowler Stuart Broad has announced that he would miss England`s forthcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka due to a knee problem, although he hoped to return in time for the subsequent Test campaign.

Aussie opener Rogers hits double ton in record chase

Australia Test opener Chris Rogers hit an unbeaten 241 as English county Middlesex chased down their highest fourth-innings total to clinch a seven-wicket win over Yorkshire at Lord`s on Wednesday.