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England captain Alastair Cook is ready for a "great moment" should he overtake Graham Gooch as England's record Test run-scorer - but insists he will never surpass him as a batsman.
Moeen Ali is blogging exclusively for ecb.co.uk this summer. Inside he recalls the thrilling first Investec Test win over New Zealand at Lord's and his goal-scoring record in football training.
Eoin Morgan returned to domestic duty with a half-century as Middlesex beat Kent Spitfires by 115 runs to claim their first win of the season in the NatWest T20 Blast.
Leicestershire Foxes made it back-to-back wins in the NatWest T20 Blast North Division as Durham Jets’ batsmen struggled to come to terms with a well-grassed but relatively slow pitch at Grace Road.
Chris Gayle is preparing for his Somerset debut on Friday with Matthew Maynard hailing him as the county's new Viv Richards.
Sri Lanka batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan and Australia all-rounder James Faulkner will go head-to-head when Derbyshire Falcons take on Lancashire Lightning in the NatWest T20 Blast on Friday night.
ecb.co.uk’s Andy Wilson looks back at the main talking points from the seventh round of LV= County Championship fixtures.
Lancashire batsman Ashwell Prince has surged into the top five of the overall MVP rankings following his double-century in this week’s LV= County Championship Division Two win over Derbyshire at Southport.
Joe Root says England have put down a marker for the rest of the summer with their brilliant performance in the thrilling victory over New Zealand at Lord’s in the first Investec Test.
Live coverage of the final day of LV= County Championship action as Durham and Lancashire wrap up victory, Surrey look to follow and Yorkshire bid to hold off Somerset.
Eoin Morgan hopes the feel-good factor from England's Investec Test win against New Zealand will still be flowing around Lord's when he makes his first appearance of the domestic season for Middlesex.
Durham took only 43 minutes at New Road to go top of the Division One table on the back of Paul Collingwood’s highest LV= County Championship score for 10 years.
An unbeaten 60 from 51 balls by Jason Roy steered Surrey to a tense three-wicket victory against Kent in the LV= County Championship Division Two derby at Beckenham.
Lancashire consolidated their position at the top of the LV= County Championship Division Two table as they defeated Derbyshire by an innings and 15 runs inside the first session of the final day at Southport.
Adil Rashid fell one run short of a fourth first-class century against Somerset as Yorkshire comfortably batted out for a draw on a low-key final day of their LV= County Championship Division One match at Taunton.
Eoin Morgan is back in the Middlesex squad for Thursday's NatWest T20 Blast game against Kent Spitfires at Lord's.
Headingley has seen an "unprecedented" demand for tickets for England's second Investec Test against New Zealand, according to Yorkshire chief executive Mark Arthur.
Ben Stokes laid down the early marker in the summer's Professional Cricketers’ Association MVP rankings after his blistering display at Lord's took him well clear of the chasing pack.
Director, England Cricket Andrew Strauss praises the new coach's expertise in all formats.
If there is one thing that Trevor Bayliss and Paul Farbrace share as a direct result of their previous alliance in international cricket it is the determination to keep the game in perspective.