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ecb.co.uk News
8th April 2016
The first round of Specsavers County Championship fixtures start on Sunday, with three matches in Division One and three in Division Two. Here, ecb.co.uk looks ahead to some of the key battles.
ecb.co.uk News
7th April 2016
An exciting weekend’s sport sees the thrills of the Grand National at Aintree on Saturday followed by the start of the Specsavers County Championship on Sunday. Here, ecb.co.uk looks at the runners and riders for the latter.
ecb.co.uk News
7th April 2016
What can the overseas players offer their teams in the Specsavers County Championship this season? Inside we look at who is representing which counties in 2016.
ecb.co.uk News
31st March 2016
Somerset have pulled off another major coup for their NatWest T20 Blast campaign after signing Mahela Jayawardene for 12 of the their 14 group games this summer.
ecb.co.uk News
30th March 2016
In the lead up to the 2016 domestic season, ecb.co.uk is running a series of features with all 18 first-class counties. Somerset batsman James Hildreth is hoping to pick the brains of Australian Chris Rogers and believes the influence of Chris Gayle will pay dividends for the squad.
Rob Barnett
22nd March 2016
Former Pakistan seamer Yasir Arafat has joined Somerset on a season-long loan from Hampshire as a limited-overs specialist.
David Clark
8th March 2016
Somerset have smashed their previous sales record as fans rushed to get their hands on NatWest T20 Blast tickets.
Callum Dent
4th March 2016
Somerset have announced that Scotland international Michael Leask has recently joined the club.
David Clark
27th February 2016
With the 2016 county season fast approaching, ecb.co.uk picks a player from each of the first-class counties who could make a name for themselves during the upcoming campaign.
Callum Dent
27th January 2016
Big-hitting West Indian Chris Gayle will play in the NatWest T20 Blast again this year after re-signing for Somerset on a six-match deal from June 1.