Sibley savours alliance with Amla

By Chris Devine Dominic Sibley took additional pleasure from spending a significant part of his record-breaking LV= County Championship innings in the company of Hashim Amla. In a display of rare class for one so young, Sibley marked his third first-class appearance by striking 242 from 536 balls against Division One runners-up Yorkshire. Aged 18 … Read more

Stevens claims Walter Lawrence Trophy

This year’s Walter Lawrence Trophy, awarded for the fastest hundred of the season, has been won by Kent’s Darren Stevens, who battered a blistering 44-ball century against Sussex in the Yorkshire Bank 40 match at Canterbury on June 19. The 37-year-old hit 10 fours and six sixes en route to three figures as Kent overhauled … Read more

Hick hired for Cricket Australia role

Former England batsman Graeme Hick has been appointed as high performance coach at Cricket Australia’s centre of excellence in Brisbane. The Zimbabwe-born 47-year-old, who played 65 Tests and 120 one-day internationals, takes over from Stuart Law, who is himself taking on the Queensland head coach role vacated when Darren Lehmann took the job with the … Read more

We delivered – Shahzad

Ajmal Shahzad joined Nottinghamshire last October hoping to win trophies and on Saturday he managed just that. The all-rounder left home county Yorkshire at the end of last season to link up with Notts and shone in the Yorkshire Bank 40 showpiece against Glamorgan, taking three wickets in the 87-run victory. The Outlaws side included … Read more