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Records tumble during the Royal London One-Day Cup thriller

County cricket's record books were rewritten twice as Nottinghamshire openers Riki Wessels and Michael Lumb struck 342 in 39.2 overs against Northamptonshire in a Royal London One-Day Cup game at Trent Bridge in England. The two South African-Englishmen took on a weak...

Alastair Cook Crosses 10,000 mark in Test Cricket

Alastair Cook has become the first English batsman to score 10000 runs in Test Cricket. He also became the youngest ever to surprass this landmark. Cook, who is 31 years and five months old, beat Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar's...

Leading Run Scorers for England in Test Cricket

Alastair Cook recently became the first Englishman to score 10,000 runs in Test Cricket, the youngest to achieve that surpassing Sachin Tendulkar's record. England have been playing test cricket for over 130 years now, and they have had some great...

Twitter Mourns the demise of Tony Cozier

Legendary West Indian commentator Tony Cozier has died at the age of 75. A familiar and respected voice around the world, the Barbadian will be remembered for a career in TV, radio and journalism spanning 58 years.Born in Bridgetown in...

Adam Voges Survives Freakish Injury

Australian Batsman and Middlesex Captain Adam Voges was rushed to the hospital during a county game against Hampshire after being hit on the head by a throw yesterday. The ball was thrown towards the wickets by substitute fielder Ollie...

Twitter reacts as James Taylor forced to retire with serious heart condition

The 26-year old England & Nottinghamshire batsmen James Taylor was forced to retire from cricket after being diagnosed with a serious heart condition. Taylor, who played seven Tests and 27 ODIs for the Three Lions, withdrew from last week's...

Worcestershire sign Shannon Gabriel as Saeed Ajmal leaves

West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel will replace Saeed Ajmal for Worcestershire's last two matches of the County Championship. Ajmal will return to Pakistan after next week's game against Sussex. Gabriel will be available for the matches against Durham and...

Leach takes a hat trick to kick off the match

Can you think of a better start than having your opponents three wickets on the very first three deliveries of their innings ? Well , I guess it's the best a rational man would think of. This feat happened...