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County cricket: Championship and Blast reach midsummer shake-ups

A flurry of matches this week have set up the fight for divisional status in the Championship and the quarter-finals in the BlastBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogIn Group One in the County Championship, the qualifying slots for Division One pro…

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County cricket day two: Lancashire v Kent, Warwickshire v Durham – live!

Live updates from Old Trafford and around the groundsConway and De Grandhomme shine on rain-hit day oneGet in touch: email Tanya, tweet or comment below 9.58am BST I may have spoken too soon about the weather… the Manchester sky is is currently in a …

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County cricket: T20 Blast group stage is proving enjoyably competitive

At the midpoint of the group stage, five teams are separated by just one point at the top of the North GroupBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogOne point separates five teams at the top of the North Group – it’s almost as if the ECB has a popular …

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County cricket: Worcs, Surrey and Kent set early pace in T20 Blast

Joe Clarke and Gareth Batty were the stars of the show as the T20 Blast returned this weekBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogWorcestershire sit top of the North Group, courtesy of two wins and a tie at home to Nottinghamshire. Chasing 153 after J…

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County cricket talking points: groups set up nicely before month-long break

After eight entertaining rounds of fixtures it’s still difficult to predict which teams will qualify for Division OneBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogJust nine points separate the top four in Group One as Warwickshire took their turn to top the…

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County cricket talking points: Lancs still unbeaten after Roses triumph

Lancashire are the only undefeated team in the championship after a tremendous round of matches in the sunBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogThere may more amenable times of the year to play the county championship; there may be better players cu…

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County cricket talking points: Essex the big movers in rain-affected week

It was a productive week for the reigning champions and an emotional one for Durham bowler Chris RushworthBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogHaving been uncharacteristically out of sorts for a few weeks, Essex cranked up the mean machine and brus…

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Cameron Bancroft on the ball-tampering scandal: ‘I lost control of my values’ | Donald McRae

As he settles into a new season at Durham, the Australian batsman reflects on how his nine-month suspension for using sandpaper on the ball during a Test match changed his views on life and cricketCameron Bancroft is out of quarantine and, after being …

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Cameron Bancroft on the ball-tampering scandal: ‘I lost control of my values’ | Donald McRae

As he settles into a new season at Durham, the Australian batsman reflects on how his nine-month suspension for using sandpaper on the ball during a Test match changed his views on life and cricketCameron Bancroft is out of quarantine and, after being …

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Cameron Bancroft on the ball-tampering scandal: ‘I lost control of my values’ | Donald McRae

As he settles into a new season at Durham, the Australian batsman reflects on how his nine-month suspension for using sandpaper on the ball during a Test match changed his views on life and cricketCameron Bancroft is out of quarantine and, after being …

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Cameron Bancroft on the ball-tampering scandal: ‘I lost control of my values’ | Donald McRae

As he settles into a new season at Durham, the Australian batsman reflects on how his nine-month suspension for using sandpaper on the ball during a Test match changed his views on life and cricketCameron Bancroft is out of quarantine and, after being …

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Cameron Bancroft on the ball-tampering scandal: ‘I lost control of my values’ | Donald McRae

As he settles into a new season at Durham, the Australian batsman reflects on how his nine-month suspension for using sandpaper on the ball during a Test match changed his views on life and cricketCameron Bancroft is out of quarantine and, after being …

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County cricket talking points: the new format is delivering a thrilling season

It remains to be seen what the second phase of this strange campaign will bring, but the first phase has been a huge successBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogIn Group One, only five points separate Warwickshire, Durham, Worcestershire, Nottingha…

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County cricket talking points: the new format is delivering a thrilling season

It remains to be seen what the second phase of this strange campaign will bring, but the first phase has been a huge successBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogIn Group One, only five points separate Warwickshire, Durham, Worcestershire, Nottingha…

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County cricket talking points: Essex and Somerset reprise rivalry at Lord’s

Essex and Somerset played a County Championship decider last year. Now they will meet in the Bob Willis Trophy final By Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogRyan ten Doeschate is 40 years old and isn’t blasting the volume of runs he once did. But his …

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County cricket: Notts v Derbyshire and more as Bob Willis Trophy begins – live!

Updates from around the grounds as delayed season startsCounty cricket returns with new rules and no spectatorsEmail Tanya, tweet @tjaldred or comment below the line 6.48am BST Some pitches for your delectation – at Chelmsford and then Chester le Stree…

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County cricket: Notts v Derbyshire and more as Bob Willis Trophy begins – live!

Updates from around the grounds as delayed season startsCounty cricket returns with new rules and no spectatorsEmail Tanya, tweet @tjaldred or comment below the line 6.48am BST Some pitches for your delectation – at Chelmsford and then Chester le Stree…

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Bob Willis Trophy: county cricket returns with new rules and no fans | Tanya Aldred

Four-day red-ball cricket returns with one-off tournament named after the much-loved England bowler and punditThis was going to be the year the Hundred booted the County Championship to the margins of the summer and took over the school holidays with i…

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County cricket talking points: Somerset take advantage in title race

Somerset have overtaken Essex again at the top of the table, but the sides still have to meet in the final week of the seasonBy Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogSomerset’s win over Yorkshire opened up an eight-point gap on Essex, who could only dr…

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

Updates from around the county groundsEngland v Australia: fifth Ashes Test – live!And you can email Tanya, tweet her or comment BTL 11.25am BST I just thought I’d post this of a Notts batsman playing well.UPDATE | Ben Duckett has hit three boundaries …