Author Archive for Graham Hardcastle at Chelmsford


County cricket: Essex v Yorkshire, Lancashire v Somerset and more – live!

All the latest from Chelmsford and around the groundsBrook outshines big names to give Yorkshire hopeTweet Graham or get in touch below the line 9.59am BST Good morning from Chelmsford, where we are greeted by wall to wall sunshine for the third day ru…


Harry Brook outshines big names to give Yorkshire hope against Essex

• Brook scores maiden century to revive Yorkshire’s hopes • The England under-19s captain hits 124 off 187 ballsJonny Bairstow, Alastair Cook and Joe Root are all on show here at one of the more extraordinary Championship matches in recent memory. But …


Joe Root and Alastair Cook out for ducks as Yorkshire edge it against Essex

• Both sides bowled out cheaply as 22 wickets tumble• Jonny Bairstow leads fightback in Yorkshire’s second inningsThis was a day of Championship cricket the 2,600 crowd present at Chelmsford will not forget in a hurry: England captains current and form…