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ecb.co.uk News
12th April 2015
Paul Collingwood induced a dramatic Somerset batting collapse as Durham twice fought back on a first day of fluctuating fortunes in the opening LV= County Championship match of the season at Taunton.
ecb.co.uk News
11th April 2015
As part of the coverage for this year's LV= County Championship, Mark Butcher will give his views on the week's fixtures exclusively to ecb.co.uk. Here are his thoughts on the first round.
Matt Somerford
11th April 2015
Worcestershire will be boosted by the presence of England all-rounder Moeen Ali when they begin life back in the LV= County Championship top flight against champions Yorkshire at New Road.
Callum Dent
4th April 2015
Jack Shantry started the season in sensational form as his stunning match figures of 10-26 led Worcestershire to a crushing innings-and-20-run victory over Oxford MCCU at the Parks.
Rob Barnett
3rd April 2015
Somerset are seeking to return to where they were several years ago as regular challengers for silverware in all formats, although new director of cricket Matthew Maynard most wants to win the first County Championship in the club’s history.
Callum Dent
3rd April 2015
Johann Myburgh and James Hildreth both struck centuries, the former’s unbeaten, as Somerset made quick progress between the showers against Durham MCCU at Taunton on a day when rain caused havoc around the country.
Andy Wilson
2nd April 2015
Jack Shantry may take some shifting from the top of the first-class bowling averages after starting the season with figures of 18-10-18-5 at The Parks in Oxford.
Callum Dent
2nd April 2015
Somerset have given Alfonso Thomas permission to take up a short-term coaching role at Indian Premier League franchise Delhi Daredevils while he continues his rehabilitation from a broken ankle.
Andy Wilson
30th March 2015
The World Cup may be over, but many of the stars who have lit up the tournament are on their way to county cricket this summer.
Callum Dent
23rd March 2015
Somerset have pulled off a major coup by signing big-hitting West Indies superstar Chris Gayle for six NatWest T20 Blast matches.