• Posts Tagged ‘County Cricket’

    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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    Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal joins Leicestershire

    by  • May 14, 2015 • Cricket

    The English county club Leicestershire have secured the services of Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal, who will play in the NatWest T20 Blast as cover for Grant Elliott. Akmal, 24, will be playing four games next month as cover for New Zealand’s batsman Grant Elliott, who will leave for their ODI series against England. “It...

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    Derbyshire sign Kiwi batsman Rutherford

    by  • May 7, 2015 • Cricket

    Derbyshire have announced the signing of New Zealander Test opening batsman Hamish Rutherford to cover the absence of Sri Lanka’s Tillakaratne Dilshan, who plays for Caribbean Premier League. The 26-year-old, who previously played for Essex, will join up with Derbyshire for all three formats between the middle of June and until the end of July....

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    Middlesex snap Proteas paceman for T20 Blast

    by  • April 25, 2015 • Cricket

    Middlesex have confirmed the signing of South African fast bowler Kyle Abbott for their 2015 NatWest T20 Blast campaign. The 27-year-old has played three Tests, 15 ODI’s and eight Twenty20 internationals, who will join the English county club in May for seven matches, subject to clearance from Cricket South Africa. BREAKING NEWS! South African...

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    Aussie all-rounder James Faulkner signs for Lancashire

    by  • April 11, 2015 • Cricket

    Australia’s James Faulkner has signed a deal with English county side Lancashire, that will keep him at the Old Trafford until the end of August. The all-rounder will join up with county side after the conclusion of the Indian Premier League commitment with Rajasthan Royals. Delighted to announced that Lancashire have signed World Cup...

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