Gillespie glad to fulfil Boycott order as Yorkshire win 
Gillespie glad to fulfil Boycott order as Yorkshire win 

Jason Gillespie said he was pleased to have carried out the wishes of Yorkshire great Geoffrey Boycott after guiding the side to their first English County Championship title in 13 years on Friday.

Yorkshire win first County Championship title in 13 years
Yorkshire win first County Championship title in 13 years

Yorkshire clinched their first English County Championship title in 13 years after demolishing Nottinghamshire by an innings and 152 runs at Trent Bridge on Friday.

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.

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.

Match referee David Boon condemns `poor` Trent Bridge pitch

English cricket authorities faced the prospect of a $15,000 fine after the docile Trent Bridge pitch on which England and India played out a draw in last week`s first Test was rated as "poor" by match referee David Boon.

Notts chief rejects claims about `lifeless` Trent Bridge pitch

County club Nottinghamshire`s Chief Executive has reportedly dismissed claims that the club deliberately prepared a lifeless Trent Bridge pitch for England`s first Test with India.

Trott falls cheaply on county return

England`s Jonathan Trott could only manage 23 in his first County Championship innings in more than two months for Warwickshire against Nottinghamshire at Edgbaston on Monday.

Trott returns to first-class game with Warwickshire

England batsman Jonathan Trott made another return to first-class cricket on Sunday when he played for Warwickshire on the opening day of their county championship match against Nottinghamshire in Birmingham.

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.

Aussie Rodgers runs riot for Middlesex

Australia opener Chris Rodgers led from the front with 180 as Middlesex piled on the runs against Nottinghamshire on Saturday.

Cameron`s Conservatives shrug off Europe vote defeat to hold UK seat

British Prime Minister David Cameron`s Conservative party won a vote for a parliamentary seat on Friday, fending off a challenge from the Eurosceptic party that beat it into third place in last month`s European elections.

Mick Newell ready for England interview

Nottinghamshire director of cricket Mick Newell is readying himself for an interview for the vacant position of England coach.

ECB hopeful of appointing new head coach for England within next month: David Collier

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chief executive David Collier has said that they are hopeful of appointing a head coach for their national team within the next month.

Brit report offers solutions to rebuild `uncertain` England team after `testing` winter

A British report looks at some suitable solutions for rebuilding the uncertain England team set-up following their 5-0 Ashes humiliation, the sacking of Kevin Pietersen, the retirement of Graeme Swann, the step-down of Andy Flower, Jonathan Trott`s burn-out and a collective loss of form.

Moores "excited" by the prospect of England return

Peter Moores, who was sacked as England head coach after a falling out with Kevin Pietersen, confirmed on Friday that he would be interested in reprising the role he left in 2009.

KKR coach Trevor Bayliss shortlisted for England head coach job

Australian Trevor Bayliss is reportedly included among the four candidates in contention for the position of England`s new head coach following the team`s humiliating 45-run defeat by minnows the Netherlands at the World Twenty20.

County player Alex Hales hoping to emulate Warner`s path

England cricketer Alex Hales, who plays both in county side Nottinghamshire and Australian Twenty20 team Adelaide Strikers, is hoping to emulate Australian opener David Warner`s all-conquering path from Twenty20 hit-man to Test entertainer.

Ajmal Shahzad says `trying hard` to play for England again

England cricketer Ajmal Shahzad has said that his aim is to get back into international cricket and wants to be at the top of his game again, playing for his team as long as he possibly can.

England`s oldest Test player Reg Simpson dies

The oldest surviving player to have played in an England Test match, Reg Simpson, has died at the age of 93, his former county Nottinghamshire announced on Wednesday.

Aussie Tait takes hat-trick in English T20

Australian pace bowler Shaun Tait took a hat-trick to help Essex defeat Nottinghamshire by 47 runs in the Twenty20 quarter-finals.