• Posts Tagged ‘County Cricket’

    Aaron Finch re-signs with Surrey on T20 contract

    by  • November 11, 2017 • Cricket

    The English county side Surrey have announced the re-signing of Australia opener Aaron Finch on a two-year Twenty20 contract. The 30-year-old, who has played for Surrey over the past two season, will return to the south London club for the next two NatWest T20 Blasts. Th right-handed batsman told the club’s official website: “I’m...

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    Mitchell Marsh pens Surrey for 2018 season

    by  • October 21, 2017 • Cricket

    Surrey have announced that Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has signed as their overseas player for the 2018 season. The 26-year-old Australian, who has played 21 Tests, 48 one-day internationals, and nine T20s, will be available for the entire 2018 season for the London-based club, subject to international commitments. “The opportunity to challenge myself in...

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    Durham skipper Paul Collingwood commits to another year

    by  • October 7, 2017 • Cricket

    Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood has signed a new one-year contract with the county side Durham to extend his playing career into a 23rd year of cricket. The 41-year-old, who remains a key performer for the Riverside Ground outfit, has scored more than 1,087 at an average of 49.41 in 2017 County Championship. Collingwood,...

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    Mahela Jayawardene joins Lancashire for T20 Blast

    by  • May 9, 2017 • Cricket

    Lancashire have announced the signing of the former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene for the upcoming England’s domestic Twenty20 competition – T20 Blast. The 39-year-old has plenty of experience in the Twenty20 format of the game, scoring 5,455 runs for his country and helping them to the 2014 World T20 title. The veteran batsman,...

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    Joe Root extends deal at Yorkshire until 2019

    by  • May 7, 2016 • Cricket

    England star batsman Joe Root has signed a new contract with the county champions Yorkshire, that will keep him at the Headingley Stadium until the end of 2019. Root, 25, who is currently ranked the world’s second-best batsman, is a key player of the England national team in all formats. BREAKING: @root66 signs on...

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