Suffolk recorded a thrilling victory over Bedfordshire, by just six runs, to reach the quarter-final stages of the MCCA Unicorns Knock-Out Trophy, as Woolpit Cricket Club hosted its first Minor Counties fixture today.
Alastair Cook and Tom Westley both posted centuries for Essex as Hampshire endured a day of toil in the field on a rain-shortened first day of the Specsavers County Championship match at Chelmsford today.
Essex Eagles landed their seventh win in eight starts and marched through to the Royal London One-Day Cup semi-finals following a 57-run triumph on the Duckworth/Lewis/Stern method over South Group wooden-spoonists Kent today.
Kyran Young led from the front with an unbeaten century as Frinton eased to a comprehensive victory over hosts Bury St Edmunds by 95 runs, in a Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League match on Saturday.
Sudbury continued their terrific start to the season by recording a fourth win from four starts, at the expense of previously undefeated Cambridge Granta in the East Anglian Premier League at Clare College on Saturday.
Hadleigh recorded an exciting four-wicket victory over Mistley in a match that went to the penultimate ball at Friars Road, in a Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship Division One fixture on Saturday.
Copdock & Old Ipswichian celebrated their first victory of the season, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, with an emphatic eight-wicket win over Suffolk rivals Bury St Edmunds on Saturday.
Varun Chopra is the very model of a team player: the erstwhile opener has slotted uncomplainingly into the No.4 batting berth in the first half of Essex’s Royal London Cup campaign, and his adaptability has been rewarded with his first century since returning to the county.