Flintoff return causes a stir

Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff has confirmed he is returning to cricket with Lancashire Lightning in the NatWest T20 Blast. Here’s some reaction to the all-rounder’s comeback.  With news that @flintoff11 to play for @LancsCCC our man Closey is thinking about a comeback of his own. #closefactor pic.twitter.com/zn62bcqb0U — Yorkshire CCC (@Yorkshireccc) May 30, 2014 … Read more

Vince smacks up a storm

Hampshire piled on the runs to set a new total record for the fledgling NatWest T20 Blast season as they beat Middlesex by 47 runs at Merchant Taylors’ School Ground, Northwood. In-form skipper James Vince spearheaded Hampshire’s impressive effort with the bat as they ended on 198 for two, one run ahead of Leicestershire’s score against … Read more

Porterfield raring to go

By Matthew Sherry The newly-named Birmingham Bears cannot wait to get their NatWest T20 Blast campaign off and running, according to Will Porterfield. Porterfield et al did not feature last weekend as the curtain was raised on the new domestic Twenty20 competition. The Ireland skipper, therefore, reports a side desperate to get under way against … Read more