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Climate change on cricket

The impact of climate change is set to be felt harder by cricket than any other sport according to a report by leading action group Climate Coalition

in Cricket - 14 hours, 7 minutes ago

Yobs trash cricket wicket

Club officials at Ashton Ladysmith Cricket Club in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, said they were baffled over the motive behind the vandal attack.

in Cricket - 2 days, 17 hours ago

The shamrock ‘invader'

England’s one-day cricket captain is an Irishman, but Eoin Morgan is not the only one from the Republic making a mark in the game. Neville Johnson went...

in Cricket - 3 days, 21 hours ago

Building new ground

A former brewery’s sports and social club ground in Birmingham is now in the ownership of Warwickshire County Cricket Club. Jonathan Blakeman charts...

in Cricket - 1 week, 6 days ago

Pitch covers vandalised

Police are investigating vandalism at a Crouch End-based cricket club where the club’s mobile pitch covers and the playing surface was damaged

in Cricket - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Lock/Laker redevelopment

The first pictures of the planned Lock/Laker redevelopment at the Kia Oval have been released after the Club put in a planning application this week. The...

in Cricket - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

Clacton groundsman wins

Chris Russell has been presented with a special award for his work to maintain a popular cricket pitch in Clacton

in Cricket - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Cricket for idiots

The Guardian’s Andy Bull is not a fan of the ECB’s ‘The Hundred'; a baffling move, an idea no one in cricket likes, and no one outside cricket knows...

in Cricket - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Hotel increases profits

The opening of a new hotel at its Old Trafford ground has helped Lancashire County Cricket Club (LCCC) post a 92% increase in full-year profits

in Cricket - 1 month, 1 day ago

Don’t ruin your ground!

ECB Pitch Advisor, Wilson Carlisle, says the weather from the start of this year has been very unhelpful, to say the least to that most long-suffering...

in Cricket - on 20/4/18

Yorks Essex abandoned

Yorkshire and Essex's County Championship match at Headingley was abandoned as a draw without a single ball bowled because of a wet outfield

in Cricket - on 16/4/18

Q&A with Jamie Smart

Jamie Smart - some dinner party! Would George Michael be the mediator?

in Cricket - on 16/4/18

James and the Giant Pitch

Jake Barrow headed to Newtown, the largest town in Powys, but with a population hovering around 12,500. Surrounded by difficult to pronounce villages (unless...

in Cricket - on 16/4/18

Lord's gets hybrid pitch

Lord's is in the process of having a partly synthetic pitch installed on the grandstand side of the square

in Cricket - on 10/4/18

Penzance club's donation

Penzance Cricket Club has continued its ongoing support of Cornish Cricket with a generous donation of nearly £1,000 to Beacon Cricket Club

in Cricket - on 7/4/18

New Road flood switch?

Worcestershire may be forced to move their first home game following the customary flood problem at New Road

in Cricket - on 7/4/18

Cricket preparations

Cricketers across the dale rely on unsung volunteers to keep their pitches in tip top order. Reporter Alex Metcalfe went up to see Dave Garth about his...

in Cricket - on 31/3/18

Colin is having a Ball!

It’s a tough job, but somebody has to do it. Arriving every day to absorb the sheer scale and spectacle of Ampleforth Abbey and College spurs a highly...

in Cricket - on 30/3/18