county cricket

Under-fire Murali Vijay scores century on county debut for Essex

Indian opener Murali Vijay on Thursday hit a scintillating century on his County debut, as Essex beat Nottinghamshire by eight-wickets in a County Championship Division One match at Trent Bridge.

Sep 14, 2018, 09:30 AM IST

Former England captain Paul Collingwood calls time on professional cricket

Former England captain Paul Collingwood will retire from professional cricket at the end of the current season, his County Championship side Durham announced on Thursday.

Sep 13, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Murali Vijay set to play English county cricket for Essex

Indian cricketer Murali Vijay is all set to make his county debut for Essex Cricket Club in the 2018 season. 

Sep 08, 2018, 19:52 PM IST

Neck injury rules Virat Kohli out of county stint with Surrey

India captain Virat Kohli will not appear for English county Surrey on account of a neck injury, a BCCI press release said on Thursday.

May 24, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

No slip disc injury but Virat Kohli's County stint to be curtailed: BCCI official

Fatigue and niggles could curtail India captain Virat Kohli's much-hyped county stint to just a couple of first-class matches for Surrey after a hospital visit by him raised injury concerns.

May 24, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Varun Aaron hopeful of national call-up

Out-of-favour seamer Varun Aaron is confident of a national call-up, saying he is bowling at his best for Leicestershire in the English County circuit.

May 19, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara gets some form back, scores 82 in Yorkshire's 328/4

Cheteshwar Pujara at last shrugged off his poor form with a fine 82, while Tom Kohler-Cadmore scored a brilliant century to guide Yorkshire to a mammoth 328 for four against Durham in a Royal London One-Day Cup match on Friday.

May 18, 2018, 22:38 PM IST

Longer format losing significance among youngsters, says England captain Eoin Morgan

The longer format - Tests or County - have become irrelevant to young players, he said.

Apr 12, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

South African paceman Dale Steyn eyes Hampshire stint in comeback bid

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn revealed on Sunday that he is targeting a stint with English county Hampshire in June as his comeback to competitive cricket.

Apr 01, 2018, 14:21 PM IST

Virat Kohli set for County cricket, will miss one-off Test vs Afghanistan

Virat Kohli wants to prepare for the Test series against England in August-September and has attached more importance to acclimatising in County cricket than the Test against Afghanistan from June 14.

Mar 24, 2018, 11:38 AM IST

Concussion subs introduced to county cricket

Under the standard Laws of Cricket, substitutes for injured players are only permitted to field, not bat or bowl.

Mar 21, 2018, 21:43 PM IST

Ravichandran Ashwin scores maiden half century in county cricket

This wasn't Ashwin's first highlight in his maiden voyage in County cricket. In the last three matches, the off-spinner bagged a total of 13 wickets with one being a five-wicket haul against Gloucestershire.

Sep 26, 2017, 22:28 PM IST

Focus on R Ashwin's selection as India host Australia in limited-overs' series

If the selectors pick him, then his County stint will be cut short, meaning it would only hamper the very agenda of Ashwin getting used to the English conditions.

Sep 09, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

Watch: R Ashwin's maiden 5-wicket haul in County Championship

The Indian spinner also chipped in with the bat, scoring 36 and 21 in the two innings.

Sep 06, 2017, 12:08 PM IST

R Ashwin removes Gloucestershire's Gareth Roderick to claim maiden County cricket wicket - Watch

The 30-year old has almost 500 international wickets to his name but is only the second player in the current Indian team set up to be playing County cricket in England, along with Cheteshwar Pujara.

Aug 30, 2017, 08:54 AM IST

Kevin Pietersen posts emotional tweet to draw the curtain on England career

Pietersen last played for England in the Ashes of 2013/14 where despite being England's top scorer in the five Test matches, he was left out of the squad for the Caribbean tour.

Aug 26, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

SEE PIC: Ravichandran Ashwin off to England to begin County stint with Worcestershire

Pujara will continue his stint with Nottinghamshire for whom he played before the Sri Lanka series and scored a century as well.

Aug 26, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

It is raining wickets! 25 wickets tumble on Day 1 of county cricket in Glamorgan vs Gloucestershire match

On a batsman's graveyard, wickets tumbled throughout the day as 25 batsmen perished on Day 1 of a county cricket match.

Jul 04, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

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

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