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Gloucestershire to recruit performance director, eye first-ever Championship title

Ian Harvey expected to be in running for permanent head coach role
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Gloucestershire, Ian Harvey

Invincibles implode as Welsh Fire defend 112 with ease

Matthews claims three as hosts are restricted to 100 for 9 in 12-run defeat
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Matthews

Ashwell Prince on being a player of colour in the South Africa team: 'It was a lonely place'

"A person knows when they are welcome, and you know when you are unwelcome"
Tags: Sport, South Africa, Cricket, Ashwell Prince

Joe Root on Ben Stokes: 'I just want my friend to be okay'

England captain recognises allrounder is irreplaceable as first Test looms
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Joe Root, Ben Stokes

James Harris heads back to Glamorgan for 2022 after agreeing Middlesex exit

Lions seamer returns to home county after nine seasons at Lord's
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Glamorgan, James Harris

West Indies and Pakistan at the mercy of weather as stop-start T20I series reaches its finale

The hosts could be without their first-choice opening pair of Lendl Simmons and Evin Lewis
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Pakistan, West Indies, Lendl Simmons

Concussion rules Mayank Agarwal out of first England Test

The batter was hit on the head by a Siraj bouncer at the nets two days before the match
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Siraj, Mayank Agarwal

Mahmudullah 'very disappointed' at Covid-19 protocols ruling Mushfiqur Rahim out

Mahmudullah on the positive side of biosecure bubbles: "You can spend more time with your team-mates, discuss plans and strategies"
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Mushfiqur Rahim, COVID

England tour of Bangladesh postponed indefinitely

The teams were scheduled to play three ODIs and three T20Is in September-Octobe
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Bangladesh

Welsh Fire's Lungi Ngidi, Liam Plunkett ruled out of rest of the Hundred

Welsh Fire extend Jimmy Neesham's contract in their absence
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Jimmy Neesham, Lungi Ngidi Liam Plunkett

Saint Lucia Zouks renamed Saint Lucia Kings

The franchise has got a new logo as well
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Lucia Zouks, Saint Lucia Kings

Bangladesh look to hurt Australia in rare T20I meeting

The home side is missing some senior figures, but the visitors are somewhat depleted too
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, Bangladesh

Matthew Wade returns to middle order as Australia 'roll through different scenarios'

Mitchell Marsh's recent success and the possible return of Steven Smith have added to the crush at the top of the orde
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Matthew Wade

Bangladesh can strike a blow in rare meeting with Australia

The home side are missing some senior figures but Australia's batting line-up is uncertain
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, Bangladesh

Chris Jordan closes out for Southern Brave as London Spirit stay winless

Tymal Mills also miserly as Spirit stumble despite highest Powerplay score of tournament
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Chris Jordan, Tymal Mills, Southern Brave as London Spirit

Emilio Gay wraps up run-chase after White, Sanderson run riot with new ball

Derbyshire regroup from 8 for 4 but have no answer to attacking innings in chase
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Derbyshire, Emilio Gay, White Sanderson

James Hildreth seals the deal for Somerset in 20-over chase

Matthew Revis' unbeaten half-century in vain as Yorkshire are undone in Taunton
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Yorkshire, Somerset, James Hildreth, Matthew Revis

Ollie Carter so nearly unstoppable as Gloucestershire sneak home in late thriller

Rookie batter rallies Sussex's tail to turn a rout in an agonising three-run loss
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Sussex, Gloucestershire, Ollie Carter

Torrential rain wipes out third T20I, Pakistan lead series 1-0

Only six minutes of play possible after West Indies opt to bat
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Pakistan, West Indies

Stevie Eskinazi's one-day best puts Middlesex out of reach against Worcestershire

Brett D'Oliveira leads spirited reply in high-scoring duel at New Road
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Middlesex, Worcestershire, Brett D Oliveira, Stevie Eskinazi

Luke Wells seals Lancashire romp as Hampshire are bowled out for 162

Unbeaten 66 seals easy victory in rain-affected run-chase
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Hampshire, Lancashire, Luke Wells

Adam Milne proves too hot for Rockets as Will Smeed wins it at the double for Phoenix

Belligerent opening stand with Finn Allen turns a taxing chase into a saunter at Edgbaston
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Rockets, Phoenix, Adam Milne, Finn Allen, Will Smeed

Amanda-Jade Wellington the trump card as Southern Brave stay atop

London Spirit became the first team to be bowled out in the women's Hundred
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Amanda Jade Wellington, London Spirit

Alastair Cook, Tom Westley hit unbeaten fifties in nine-wicket Essex win

Kent remain winless after being skittled for only 158 at Chelmsford
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Essex, Alastair Cook Tom Westley

Luke Fletcher, Dane Paterson destroy Leicestershire in Notts stroll

Only 20.2 overs required for home side to chase down meagre target
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Leicestershire, Notts, Luke Fletcher Dane Paterson

Shane Warne self-isolating after returning positive Covid-19 test

London Spirit coach and another unnamed member of management team go into self-isolation
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Shane Warne, London Spirit

BCCI urges ICC to not recognise Kashmir Premier League

The basis of the BCCI's complaint seems to centre around the status of Kashmir as disputed territory
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Kashmir, Icc, Bcci, Kashmir Premier League

Russell back as West Indies look to draw level

Pakistan decide to bring in Haris Rauf for the rested Shaheen Afridi
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Pakistan, West Indies, Russell, Haris Rauf

Ollie Pope puts quad injury down to relentless Vitality Blast schedule

He suffered a quadriceps tear during a run of five T20 games in the space of eight days
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ollie Pope

Heather Graham, Sammy-Jo Johnson star as Rockets flex muscle

Issy Wong taken out of attack as Birmingham Phoenix see another game slip away
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Birmingham Phoenix, Issy Wong, Heather Graham Sammy Jo Johnson