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Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Graeme Welch

Derbyshire look to keep T20 momentum going

Derbyshire go into their second game of the T20 Blast today (Friday) aiming to show they can finally make an impact in the competition.

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Derbyshire collapse to Kent defeat

Derbyshire folded dramatically to a combination of spin and seam as Kent cruised to a seven wicket victory in the Division Two match at Derby.

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Kent set 175 to beat Derbyshire on final day

James Tredwell and Calum Haggett ripped through Derbyshire on the final morning at Derby to leave Kent chasing 175 for victory.

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Shiv Thakor leads the Derbyshire cause against Kent

A superb maiden double-hundred from Sean Dickson rescued Kent after Shiv Thakor had given another impressive display of his potential on the third day of the Division Two match against Derbyshire at Derby.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Wes Durston will captain the one day and T20 teams

Wes Durston hails ‘perfect start’ for Derbyshire Falcons in T20 cricket

The team with the worst record in the history of English Twenty20 cricket beat the team with the best as Derbyshire upset defending NatWest Blast champions Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford.

IN PICTURE: Notts County Cricket Club 2016: T-20 Blast kit: Riki Wessels.
STORY: SPORT LEAD: Notts County Cricket Club Team /Pen pictures for season 2016.  Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, West Bridgford, Nottingham.
PHOTOGRAPHER: MARK FEAR

Riki Wessels applauds Sam Hain innings as Birmingham Bears beat Notts Outlaws

Sam Hain powered Birmingham Bears to an impressive six wicket victory over Notts Outlaws on the opening evening of this season’s NatWest T20 Blast competition.

FRUSTRATION for Stanton-by-Dale.

Derbyshire’s Jimmy Neesham hppes T20 form can boost Kiwi national hopes

The Kiwi connection has served Derbyshire well down the years and the county are hoping it will boost their NatWest T20 Blast chances this summer.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Graeme Welch

Welch calls for more ahead of Derbyshire’s opening T20 match

Graeme Welch wants more from his Derbyshire side as they prepare to open their T20 campaign on Saturday.

FRUSTRATION for Stanton-by-Dale.

Derbyshire grind out draw in rain affected Essex match

Hamish Rutherford batted himself back into form with 68 as Derbyshire ground out a draw on a severely rain-affected day at Chelmsford.

FRUSTRATION for Stanton-by-Dale.

Stanton-by-Dale miss fine chance of first win of season

Frustrated Stanton-by-Dale missed a presentable chance to register their first victory of the Derbyshire County League, Division Six South season when travelling to tackle tabletoppers Elvaston 3rd.

VICTORY for Nutbrook.

Australian all-rounder Harry Thoman inspires Nutbrook

A wonderful all-round display by 19-year-old Australian all-rounder Harry Thoman propelled Nutbrook to a resounding 145-run victory over struggling Sawley and Long Eaton Park in Division One of the Derbyshire County League.

OWZTHAT! -- Sandiacre appeal to the umpire for a wicket during Cutthorpe's innings.

Struggling champions Sandiacre are Cut to ribbons

Reigning champions Sandiacre Town continued their indifferent start to the Derbyshire County League, Premier Division season when slipping to a suprise defeat at Cutthorpe.

RAY OF SUNSHINE -- Ilkeston Rutland bowler Chris Trueman jnr produced another fine spell, and took four wickets, to give Duffield a fright.

Ilkeston Rutland marooned at bottom of table after worst-ever start

The worst-ever start to a cricket season for Ilkeston Rutland was confirmed by a fourth straight defeat to leave them marooned at the foot of Division One in the Derbyshire County League.

MANSFIELD League round-up.

Derbyshire heading for Essex defeat

Derbyshire face two tricky days at the crease if they are to prevent Essex extending their lead at the top of the Specsavers County Championship Division Two.

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Derbyshire on back foot after first day against Essex

Nick Browne rediscovered the form that brought him five centuries last season as he anchored Essex’s innings at Chelmsford.

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Notts players star in Natwest T20 Blast launch video

Notts Outlaws players Jake Ball, Steven Mullaney, Riki Wessels and Sam Wood have preserved the spirit of cricket following an epic battle in Sherwood Forest

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Cricketers get ready for round four of the Notts Premier League

Table toppers Plumtree host Clifton Village in round four of the Notts Premier League.

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Rain frustrates Nottinghamshire at Lords

There was no play before lunch at Lords today in the already weather-ravaged Specsavers County Championship Division One match between Middlesex and Nottinghamshire.

Chesney Hughes has made a great start to the season. Pic by Simon Trafford.

Chesney Hughes delighted with start to season

Chesney Hughes says he couldn’t have asked for a better start to his season, but insists he won’t be complacent as he aims to secure his place at the top of the order.

Dan Christian is congratulated by his team mates after getting the wicket of Warwickshire's Laurie Evans - Pic by: Richard Parkes

WIN tickets to see Notts in T20 action

Whether it’s a Friday night or a weekend afternoon, NatWest T20 Blast is set to be the hottest ticket in town this summer.

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Derbyshire v Sussex - Day Three Close

Sussex will be looking for a repeat of day one after heavy rain prevented any play on day three of the match against Derbyshire at Derby.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Graeme Welch

Graeme Welch happy as Derbyshire develop tougher edge

Graeme Welch wanted Derbyshire to develop a harder edge to their game this season and the signs from the opening matches have been encouraging.

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Yorkshire cling on to deny Nottinghamshire in thriller

Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire served up an absolute thriller of a contest, in front of the television cameras, as their Specsavers County Championship match at Trent Bridge went right down to the final ball before ending in a draw.

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Flat ending to Tigers’ season

Paul Mitchell is to make a return to management at Sandy Lane.

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Godleman row as Derbyshire draw again

Billy Godleman was controversially reprieved on the final afternoon of their Championship at Wantage Road as Derbyshire comfortably batted out for a draw against Northamptonshire today.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Billy Godleman refuses to walk as controversy dogs Derbyshire v Northants

A moment of controversy soured the final afternoon at Wantage Road with Billy Godleman standing his ground after a fair catch was claimed by Jake Libby.

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Kleinvelt puts Northamptonshire in charge against Derbyshire

An extraordinary innings of 97 in 69 balls from Rory Kleinvelt put Northamptonshire in charge against Derbyshire at Wantage Road.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Thrilling final day ahead as Yorkshire look to seal win at Trent Bridge

A thrilling final day is in prospect at Trent Bridge, where Yorkshire will be looking for their first win of the season in their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire.

Pictured bowling for Ilkeston is Ian Banks.

Ilkeston Rutland prop up early Division One table

For a bitterly cold and mostly grey April Saturday, the day had started well for Ilkeston Rutland’s new captain Luke Marriott.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Rain hampers Derbyshire v Northants

Shiv Thakor and Andy Carter shared a whirlwind stand of 48 for the 10th wicket to give Derbyshire three batting points and a handy total of 324 on the second day at Northampton. But afternoon rain prevented them making any progress with the ball as Northamptonshire made 66 for 0 in reply, trailing by 258.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Derbyshire post useful total against Northants

Shiv Thakor and Andy Carter shared a whirlwind stand of 48 for the 10th wicket to give Derbyshire three batting points and a handy total of 324 on the second day at Northampton.

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Stanton-by-Dale CC struggles continue with draw

Stanton-by-Dale CC’s struggle to adapt to life in Division Six of the Derbyshire Country Cricket League continued away at Derby Congs.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Shiv Thakor

Derbyshire fight back on first day

Shiv Thakor and Tony Palladino shared a century stand for the eighth wicket as Derbyshire recovered from 161 for 7 to post 275 for 8 on the first day at Northamptonshire.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Yorkshire overcome poor start to take control against Nottinghamshire

Yorkshire overcame a disappointing start to take the spoils on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, Wayne Madsen

Wayne Madsen relaxed as runs flow freely for Derbyshire

If a relaxed state of mind is a key factor in achievement, then Wayne Madsen should be on course for a prolific season.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Hailstorm sees Derbyshire draw with Glamorgan

Lingering hopes of a positive outcome to Derbyshire’s match against Glamorgan at Derby were not so much put on ice as frozen out by a spectacular storm midway through the final afternoon.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Derbyshire denied batting point against Glamorgan

A fourth wicket for Michael Hogan denied Derbyshire a fourth batting point on the final morning of the match against Glamorgan.

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    Friday 27 May

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    Saturday 28 May

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    Sunday 29 May

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    Tuesday 31 May

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