County bowler claims hat-trick on first 3 balls of match
County bowler claims hat-trick on first 3 balls of match

In an amazing feat, Worcestershire seamer Joe Leach claimed a hat-trick from the first three balls of a one-day English county match against Northamptonshire but his heroics went in vain.

MCC welcomes day-night Test match decision
MCC welcomes day-night Test match decision

MCC has voiced its support for Cricket Australia and Cricket New Zealand's decision to host the first ever day-night Test match in Adelaide later this year.

Aaron Finch leaves hospital after rib injury
Aaron Finch leaves hospital after rib injury

Australia batsman Aaron Finch on Tuesday was discharged from hospital following precautionary X-rays of his rib-cage after he edged a pull shot during an English county cricket match between Yorkshire and Worcestershire.

Moises Henriques, Rory Burns released from hospital
Moises Henriques, Rory Burns released from hospital

Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques was released from hospital following his on-field collision with teammate Rory Burns while playing in a Twenty20 match for English county club Surrey.

Rory Burns tweets heart-touching photo with Moises Henriques from hospital
Rory Burns tweets heart-touching photo with Moises Henriques from hospital

Surrey opener Rory Burns, who was involved in a horrible on-field collision with teammate Moises Henriques during a County Championship match, posted a photo of the two from the hospital.

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.

Cheteshwar Pujara off the mark for Yorkshire
Cheteshwar Pujara off the mark for Yorkshire

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara opened his account for Yorkshire with a half-century that helped the county champions fight back on the second day of their First Division fixture away to Nottinghamshire on Monday.

Despite Steve Waugh's harsh words, Kevin Pietersen has no hard feelings for him
Despite Steve Waugh's harsh words, Kevin Pietersen has no hard feelings for him

Kevin Pietersen stated on Monday that he doesn't have any hard feelings for former Australian skipper Steve Waugh despite the latter's comments on the England outcast.

Michael Clarke sees Kevin Pietersen returning for Ashes
Michael Clarke sees Kevin Pietersen returning for Ashes

Captain Michael Clarke may have hoped to have seen the back of Kevin Pietersen in test cricket, but concedes the controversial batsman could yet return to threaten Australia`s hopes of retaining the Ashes.

Money forced me to quit Zimbabwe and play county: Brendan Taylor
Money forced me to quit Zimbabwe and play county: Brendan Taylor

Former Zimbabwe batsman Brendan Taylor has said his decision to retire from international cricket and play for English county Nottinghamshire was primarily because of financial benefits.

Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton
Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton

Kevin Pietersen said he`d been offered a "lifeline" after he capped what could turn out to be a memorable week in his turbulent career with a century on his Surrey return.

World Cup winner James Faulkner joins Lancashire
World Cup winner James Faulkner joins Lancashire

Australia`s World Cup-winning all-rounder James Faulkner has joined Lancashire for the bulk of the upcoming English domestic season, the Old Trafford-based county announced Friday.

Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart
Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart

Former England cricket team captain Alec Stewart believes that all sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen has to do to get a recall back to the national side is score runs, hit hundreds and double hundreds.

Sachithra Senanayake to replace Saeed Ajmal at Worcestershire
Sachithra Senanayake to replace Saeed Ajmal at Worcestershire

Sri Lankan off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has signed up with English cricket county team Worcestershire, replacing Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal for the upcoming season.

No issues in playing under Alastair Cook and Peter  Moores: Kevin Pietersen
No issues in playing under Alastair Cook and Peter Moores: Kevin Pietersen

Star batsman Kevin Pietersen says he has no issues to play under England Test captain Alastair Cook and coach Peter Moores as he prepares for a national recall by resuming county cricket at Surrey.

Kevin Pietersen returns to English cricket with Surrey
Kevin Pietersen returns to English cricket with Surrey

Kevin Pietersen returns to English cricket with Surrey`s desire to play for England again received a boost when he re-joined English county side Surrey for the forthcoming season on Wednesday.

Kevin Pietersen agrees IPL release, eyes England return
Kevin Pietersen agrees IPL release, eyes England return

Kevin Pietersen announced on Tuesday that he has agreed a release from his Indian Premier League contract, as he bids to earn an England recall by rejoining English county Surrey.

Azhar Mahmood looks forward to play with Kumar Sangakkara for Surrey
Azhar Mahmood looks forward to play with Kumar Sangakkara for Surrey

Veteran former Pakistani cricketer Azhar Mahmood is excited about playing alongside Kumar Sangakkara for Surrey in the English County Championship.

Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season
Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season

English cricket county side Surrey Friday confirmed the signing of Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara.

Sachin Tendulkar urges Indian players to follow his English example
Sachin Tendulkar urges Indian players to follow his English example

Sachin Tendulkar may have written off England`s chances of winning next year`s World Cup but that hasn`t stopped the India great urging his compatriots to broaden their horizons with a spell in English county cricket.