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Sunil Gavaskar believes England are favourites to win World Cup

Gavaskar, however, pointed out that he is not saying England will win the 50-over tournament. 

Mar 13, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Australia opener Matt Renshaw continued his excellent form for English side Somerset

Australia opener Matt Renshaw continued his excellent form for English side Somerset with a third County Championship hundred in eight innings on Saturday.

Jun 10, 2018, 09:55 AM IST

English county Somerset ditch Australia`s Cameron Bancroft as overseas player following ball-tampering incident

The 25-year-old opening batsman, who has played just eight Tests, has said he will regret the incident "for the rest of my life".

Mar 29, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson returning to Somerset for T20 season

Anderson, who has featured in 13 Tests, 49 one-day matches and 29 Twenty20 internationals for the Black Caps, made his presence felt in last year`s competition when he bludgeoned 81 from 45 balls on his Somerset bow against Surrey.

Feb 28, 2018, 18:53 PM IST

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'

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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 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 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