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Strong Batting Day for Second XI

A century from Will Vanderspar and runs from Arun Harinath, Aaron West and Dominic Sibley saw Surrey Second XI bat themselves into a strong position against Glamorgan in Newport. Batting… The post Strong Batting Day for Second XI appeared first on Kia Oval.

Highlights – One-Day Cup v Somerset

Watch highlights of the 7 run victory (D/L) against Somerset at the Kia Oval in the Royal London One-Day Cup The post Highlights – One-Day Cup v Somerset appeared first on Kia Oval.

Second XI seal 10-wicket win versus Nottinghamshire

Five-wicket hauls for Academy Member Will Davis and trialist Matthew Critchley helped Derbyshire Second XI completed a 10-wicket win in the three-day friendly versus Nottinghamshire at Denby Cricket Club. Davis returned figures of 5-62 off his 19 overs in the first innings to help dismiss Nottinghamshire for 304 on the third and final morning; trailing Derbyshire by 171 runs.

Wilson Awarded County Cap

Surrey and Ireland wicket keeper batsman Gary Wilson was today awarded his Surrey CCC County Cap. Wilson was given the honour in the innings break of the Royal London One… The post Wilson Awarded County Cap appeared first on Kia Oval.

PREVIEW: Derbyshire host Gloucestershire in One-Day Cup showdown

Derbyshire face Gloucestershire in the vital final Group A fixture, which Derbyshire must win if they are to progress to the quarter-final stage of the Royal London One-Day Cup. Graeme Welch’s men go into the match in fifth place, needing to beat Gloucestershire and hope that Leicestershire cannot overcome Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford tomorrow evening. Meanwhile, Gloucestershire have already qualified for the next round, but will be aiming to win in order to achieve a home last eight tie

Share your views at the Essex Cricket Focus Group

The Members Focus Group returns for an end of season meeting and will take place at 7:30pm on Wednesday 3 September in the Committee Room at The Essex County Ground. The group will be looking at non-playing matters such as your customer experiences throughout the past season, an opportunity to share your views plus a look […]

Welch focusing on what Derbyshire can control

As Derbyshire supporters settle down to enjoy tomorrow’s Royal London One-Day Cup showdown versus Gloucestershire, they will have one eye on events at Emirates Old Trafford. The Falcons enter the floodlit fixture (2pm start) still in the hunt for a last eight spot, needing to win – and for Leicestershire to slip-up versus Lancashire – in order to progress.

Squad named for Somerset game

Surrey have named a twelve man squad for the Royal London One-Day Cup game against Somerset at the Kia Oval on Wednesday. Jade Dernbach , Matthew Dunn , Zafar Ansari…

Second XI Head to Wales for Friendly

Surrey Second XI head for Wales this week to take on Glamorgan in a Second XI Friendly match and have named their squad to make the trip. Professional squad members…

Available now! Limited Edition Eagles Edge Cards!

Now at The Cricket Store at The E.C.G, packs of limited edition Eagles Edge cards are available! Pack 1 features our overseas star Jesse Ryder. breakthrough bowler Matt Salisbury, and One-Day Cup and T20 Blast skipper Ryan ten Doeschate’s captaincy card.

Geraint Jones to be released at end of 2014 Season

Tuesday 19th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Kent County Cricket Club has today announced that the Club will not be offering Geraint Jones a contract for the 2015 season. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

SET50 – Hampshire 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI

Hampshire 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI | Second Eleven Trophy (50 over) | Nursery Ground, Southampton | 18 August Hampshire: Friend, McManus +, Gatting *, Robinson, Bates, Gorvin, Caldera, Akram, King, Nugent, Foley Essex: Mickleburgh *, Lawrence, Velani, Foakes +, Gough, Imtiaz, Sterland, Puchert, Nijjar, Moore, Cook. Essex 2nd XI won by 48 runs (D/L) […]

One-Day Cup to make 3aaa County Ground appearance

Supporters will have the opportunity for photographs with the Royal London One-Day Cup trophy at Thursday’s televised showdown versus Gloucestershire. With a quarter-final place at stake for the home side, the match has been selected for live coverage on Sky Sports and the trophy will be in attendance, with supporters able to purchase printed photographs on the day. The Falcons enter the fixture still in the hunt for a last eight spot, needing to beat Gloucestershire at The 3aaa County Ground (2pm start) – and for Leicestershire to slip-up versus Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford – in order to progress

Spitfires aim to finish Royal London One-Day Cup Group Stage Unbeaten

Tuesday 19th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Having already qualified to host a Royal London One-Day Cup quarter final, the Kent Spitfires will aim to complete the group stage unbeaten. They host neighbours the Middlesex Panthers in the final round match for Group B, Wednesday 20 August at The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, in the last fixture of the 163rd Canterbury Cricket Week. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Tredwell Named In England One Day Squad

Monday 18th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel England selectors today named a 15-man squad for the five match Royal London One-Day International series against India beginning on Monday August 25 in Bristol, including Kent's James Tredwell. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Surrey frustrated by the weather

Surrey were left frustrated by the weather on the final day at Grace Road as heavy rain meant 35 overs were lost enabling Leicestershire to hang on for a draw…. The post Surrey frustrated by the weather appeared first on Kia Oval.

Hughes ton leaves Second XI in strong position at Denby

Chesney Hughes returned to form hitting a century as Derbyshire Second XI dominated the opening day of the three-day friendly versus Nottinghamshire at Denby Cricket Club. Hughes batted for over four hours, striking 28 boundaries including three maximums, as the left-handed batsman top-scored with 178 to help his side post 419-5 at stumps. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Ben Slater (43) and Academy member Tom Wood (24) added 59 runs for the first wicket, before both fell in quick succession

Reigate Priory Win Surrey Championship

Reigate Priory have won the Ryman Surrey Championship with a comfortable win over Valley End this weekend. In a dramatic weekend, Banstead beat Weybridge to keep alive their hopes of…

Hampshire victorious at Canterbury Cricket Week

Monday 18th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Hampshire landed their fifth win of the LV= County Championship campaign and bolstered their Division 2 promotion hopes by sweeping aside Kent by 196 runs in Canterbury. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Madsen: Gloucestershire clash a last-16 fixture

Wayne Madsen says this Thursday’s all-important Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Gloucestershire is in essence a last-16 tie, with a quarter-final place up for grabs for the hosts.   The Falcons must defeat Gloucestershire – who have already qualified for the next round –  and hope Leicestershire fail to win at Lancashire in order to qualify for the last eight. The match will commence at 2pm and Sky Sports have selected the match for live television coverage.

Derbyshire to host Members’ Forum

The Club is hosting a Members’ Forum at The 3aaa County Ground on Day One of the LV= County Championship fixture versus Worcestershire, on Sunday 31 August; 1.30pm to approximately 2.15pm. Derbyshire CCC Members are invited to attend the forum, on the top floor of the Gateway Centre, which will see Chief Executive Simon Storey and Administration Director Jason Fage address the members and take questions in relation to ground development. Elite Performance Director Graeme Welch will join the forum directly after making his lunchtime address to the team and will be available for questions regarding on-field matters.

Player of the Year places available for members

A limited number of places, priced at £45, are available – to Derbyshire County Cricket Club Members – for the Player of the Year Awards Evening on Saturday 27 September. The otherwise sold out event, in the Old Speckled Hen Marquee at The 3aaa County Ground, will see the Derbyshire players, their families – and the Club’s key sponsors – celebrate the achievements of individuals during the 2014 season. Top and tailed by a three course meal and disco, the evening will see the presentation of awards for performances in each of the three competitions as well as the most improved player, performances on the Club’s Academy and the prestigious Overall Player of the Year Award

Derbyshire vs Gloucestershire to be televised

Derbyshire Falcons’ Royal London One-Day Cup showdown versus Gloucestershire this coming Thursday, with a quarter-final place at stake for the home side, has been selected for live coverage on Sky Sports. Wayne Madsen’s men enter the fixture still in the hunt for a last eight spot, needing to beat Gloucestershire at The 3aaa County Ground (2pm start) – and for Leicestershire to slip-up versus Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford – in order to progress. Elite Performance Director Graeme Welch said: “There’s no question that this is a massive game for us.

A Special Centenary – Doug Wright

Monday 18th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel The 21st August this year will mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Douglas Vivian Parson Wright. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

HIGHLIGHTS- Day 3 v Leics

Watch highlights of the 3rd day against Leicestershire at Grace Road as Rory Burns makes 102 and Surrey close with a lead of 324 The post HIGHLIGHTS- Day 3 v Leics appeared first on Kia Oval.

Hampshire push towards victory

Sunday 17th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Hampshire’s promotion thrust toward the first division of the LV= County Championship continued to gather momentum in Canterbury where the visitors will push for a last day victory over Kent. Having set their hosts a mammoth victory target of 501 runs, Hampshire dodged the rain showers to reduce Kent to 95 for two after 33 overs of their second innings. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Kent Commence Reargaurd Action

Sunday 17th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Hampshire’s promotion thrust toward the first division of the LV= County Championship continued to gather momentum in Canterbury where the visitors will push for a last day victory over Kent. But Kent started their rearguard action well on the evening ot the third day. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Surrey in command after Burns 100

Rory Burns’ century at Grace Road has put Surrey in a commanding position heading into the final day against Leicestershire tomorrow. Burns made 102 as Surrey closed on 217-4 a… The post Surrey in command after Burns 100 appeared first on Kia Oval.

Refund Policy – Days Four and Five

As there will be no cricket on the planned fourth and fifth days of the Investec Test Match – all ticket holders will be eligible for a full refund. To… The post Refund Policy – Days Four and Five appeared first on Kia Oval.

Wood topples Kent

Saturday 16th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Hampshire all-rounder Chris Wood followed his opening day half-century with a five for 39 haul on day two of their LV= County Championship clash with Kent in Canterbury. The Kent middle order struggled to cope as the England Lions left-armer bowled with both accuracy and hostility on a seemingly docile pitch as the visitors continued to command events. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

Root hammers home advantage

India 1st innings: 148 all out (61.1 overs) / England 1st innings: 385/7 (105 overs) An early wicket for Varun Aaron temporarily gave India hope of a revival, when Sam Robson… The post Root hammers home advantage appeared first on Kia Oval.

Bowlers work hard at Grace Road

Leicestershire closed the second day at Grace Road trailing Surrey by 177 runs after Gareth Batty took 3-34. The hosts closed on 303-7 in reply to Surrey’s 480 after Steven… The post Bowlers work hard at Grace Road appeared first on Kia Oval.

Free Health Checks on Saturday and Sunday

A free match-day ‘health check’ service for fans attending the final England V India Investec Test Match at the Kia Oval on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th August is expected… The post Free Health Checks on Saturday and Sunday appeared first on Kia Oval.

HIGHLIGHTS – Day 1 v Leics

Watch highlights of the opening day against Leicestershire at Grace Road as Surrey close on 403-8 The post HIGHLIGHTS – Day 1 v Leics appeared first on Kia Oval.

Hampshire start well in clash with Kent

Friday 15th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel Hampshire 343 for seven after 96 overs. Sean Ervine made the best of a placid Canterbury pitch to ease Hampshire into a strong position in reaching 343 for seven on the opening day of their LV= County Championship clash with Kent in Canterbury. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

England On Top After Day One

Jimmy Anderson got England off to a flying start after rain delayed play on Day One of the Fifth Investec Test match at the Kia Oval. Anderson continued to demonstrate… The post England On Top After Day One appeared first on Kia Oval.

Davies dominated opening day

Steven Davies finished the opening day at Grace Road unbeaten on 147 as Surrey closed on 403-8. Davies batted beautifully alongside Vikram Solanki (93) as Surrey secured maximum batting points … The post Davies dominated opening day appeared first on Kia Oval.

2015 Ashes Ballot now open

With the final Test Match of the summer well underway, our attention soon switches to next year’s big event – the return of Australia for the 2015 Investec Ashes Series!… The post 2015 Ashes Ballot now open appeared first on Kia Oval.

Potential Home Quarter-Final in the One-Day Cup – Ticket Policy

Essex Eagles have secured a Quarter-Final place in this season’s inaugural Royal London One-Day Cup. In the event of a home tie, we have produced a ticket policy for the game. All seating is unreserved at the game and The Essex County Ground will be split between Members and Public areas.

Glamorgan v Essex – Match Report

Glamorgan v Essex | LV= County Championship | St. Helen’s Ground, Swansea Glamorgan team: Rudolph, Bragg, Goodwin, Cooke, Allenby, Wallace*+, Wagg, Harris, Salter, Cosker, Hogan Essex team: Westley, Browne, Bopara, Ryder, ten Doeschate, Smith, Foster*+, Napier, Mahmood, Salisbury, Panesar Umpires: A. Wharf and P

Tom Westley commits future to Essex with 2 year contract

Essex County Cricket Club are delighted to announce that Tom Westley has signed a new 2 year contract at the Club until the end of the 2016 season. Westley has been in exceptional form during 2014 and is currently the team’s leading run scorer in all competitions, hitting centuries in all three formats. Tom Westley […]

Surrey Sign Ben Foakes

Surrey CCC are pleased to announce the signing of 21 year old wicket keeper batsman Ben Foakes from Essex on a three year contract. As well as Essex, Foakes, has… The post Surrey Sign Ben Foakes appeared first on Kia Oval.

Ben Foakes to leave Essex

Essex County Cricket Club can announce that wicket-keeper batsman, Ben Foakes, will be leaving to join Surrey County Cricket Club at the end of the season. Foakes, 21, has found his Essex wicket-keeping duties limited and leaves to join Surrey in the hope of becoming their first choice wicket-keeper. Essex Head Coach, Paul Grayson said, […]

HIGHLIGHTS – One-Day Cup v Durham

Watch highlights of the Royal London One-Day Cup game against Durham The post HIGHLIGHTS – One-Day Cup v Durham appeared first on Kia Oval.

Essex II v Kent II – SET and SEC

Essex II v Kent II 2nd XI Trophy –Essex 2nd XI won by 35 runs (D/L) Kent 197 all out (49 overs) – NJ Selman 66, Z Crawley 29, NL Smith 28, I Qayyum 20, TR Craddock 4-32, ASS Nijjar 3-32 Essex 96-2 (19 overs) – DW Lawrence 45, NLJ Browne 37 Essex’s 2nd XI […]

Squad named for Grace Road

Surrey have named a fourteen man squad for the LV=County Championship match against Leicestershire at Grace Road starting on Friday. Jason Roy comes back into the squad having been rested… The post Squad named for Grace Road appeared first on Kia Oval.

Surrey beaten by Durham

Durham beat Surrey by five wickets at the Riverside thanks to a 5th wicket partnership of 116 between Paul Collingwood (62*) and Keaton Jennings (70). Surrey had posted 189-6 when…

Glamorgan v Essex – Match Preview

Essex return to red ball cricket for the first time in a month when they travel to St.Helen’s Ground, Swansea to face Glamorgan in an LV= County Championship clash. With the season in four-day cricket heading towards the business end, the visitors will be hoping for a victory that would enhance their own promotion prospects. […]