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14th September 2016
Cricket’s professional game in England and Wales agreed an approach for a new eight-team T20 competition, to be staged in addition to the existing NatWest T20 Blast.
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25th February 2016
The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced the playing schedule and team names for the six hosts that will compete in the inaugural Women’s Cricket Super League.
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4th December 2015
ECB announced the winners of this year’s Business of Cricket Awards which were staged in London on Thursday night and celebrate Communications and Marketing excellence across the county game.
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2nd December 2015
ECB has announced the full match schedule for all three domestic competitions in 2016 along with an international programme which will see England men take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan, England women host Pakistan women, and tours by both Pakistan ‘A’ and Sri Lanka ‘A.’
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1st December 2015
Yorkshire will begin the defence of their LV= County Championship title against Hampshire after the first set of fixtures for each competition were released on Tuesday.
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30th June 2015
Six young cricketers have made it on to this year’s shortlist for the LV= Breakthrough Player award, the accolade which recognises emerging young talent in the domestic four-day game.
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12th June 2015
ECB Chief Executive Officer Tom Harrison has congratulated England fast bowler James Anderson and NatWest OSCAs winner Maurice Vaughan after both were named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
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18th May 2015
The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced that Joe Root and Charlotte Edwards have been named, respectively, as the England Men’s and England Women’s Cricketer of the Year for 2014-2015.
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31st March 2015
Mark Butcher does not expect Yorkshire to retain their LV= County Championship title – and has warned his former county Surrey that they also face a tough battle to gain promotion back to Division One.
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17th December 2014
Following receipt of recommendations from the Major Match Group, the England and Wales Cricket Board have confirmed the award of major matches from 2017-2019.