• Posts Tagged ‘County Cricket’

    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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    NZ batsman Tom Latham joins Kent

    by  • February 24, 2016 • Cricket

    Kent have confirmed the signing of New Zealand opening batsman Tom Latham for the 2016 campaign. The 23-year-old will be available for all three formats in the 2016 English season, starting on Sunday 10 April. The Kiwi batsman becomes Kent’s second significant recent signing after securing the South African Kagiso Rabada to the club...

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    Lancashire: James Anderson pens contract extension

    by  • October 27, 2015 • Cricket

    The England international James Anderson has put pen to a paper on a new two-year contract with the county outfit Lancashire, that will keep him at The Old Trafford until 2017. ICYMI: @jimmy9 has signed a new two year deal with @LancsCCC – https://t.co/qKwv6aPaRh #RedRoseTogether pic.twitter.com/rZFPZtJVN8 — Lancashire CCC (@LancsCCC) October 26, 2015 The...

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    Luke Ronchi joins Somerset

    by  • June 18, 2015 • Cricket

    Somerset have announced the signing of New Zealand wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi to replace Corey Anderson, who was injured during the first Test defeat by England at Lord’s last month. The 34-year-old has been a regular in the Black Caps limited-overs side over the last couple of years, scoring 263 runs in 15 Twenty20 internationals...

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