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Thu, 11:20

Essex cricket star Graham Napier delved into his Colchester roots during a visit to the Essex Records Office in Chelmsford.

Tue, 11:17
Damaged nets at Abberton and District Cricket Club

A village cricket club founded almost 70 years ago is facing closure unless it can raise £22,500 in the next few weeks.

Friday, April 10, 2015
Reece Topley

Reece Topley knows he will have to rediscover the form he displayed two seasons ago, if he is to catch the eye of England’s selectors again.

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Players and support staff of Kolkata Knight Riders celebrate with the trophy after their win against Chennai Super Kings

Erstwhile Zimbabwe coach Don Topley believes English cricket is in dire need of change and has warned of counties potentially going to the wall should things continue as they are.

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Players pose with eagle Alaska at the Essex Cricket media day at the cricket grounds in Chelmsford.

Last season saw Essex agonisingly miss out on promotion to Division One - but they can do better this season?

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Graham Gooch and Essex CCC academy director John Childs with students

The state of English cricket may be in disarray after last month’s World Cup disaster, but this certainly wasn’t the case when Orwell Park School’s cricket squad held its first practice of the season in new artificial surface nets.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The official opening of the new South Lee School sports hall at the Victory Ground in Bury by the Countess of Euston.

A “fantastic” new sports hall has been officially opened in Bury St Edmunds as thanks were given to a headteacher who is stepping down and was pivotal to the project.

Thursday, December 18, 2014
Chelmsford deputy mayor Sandra Pontin pours beer over the ceremonial slab, watched by (l-r) David Masters, Essex CCC facilities/safety manager Graham Childs, Graham Napier, Essex CCC chief executive Derek Bowden and Matt Salisbury.
Nick Wood - Unshaken Photography

A milestone in the building of a new ground for Essex County Cricket Club was celebrated by club officials, players and guests.

Friday, December 12, 2014
Matt Salisbury, Callum Taylor, Reece Topley, Monty Panesar, Jamie Porter and Graham Napier chat to Timmy Shipton, a huge Essex CCC fan, during the visit.

Top England cricket stars were among a host of Essex County Cricket Club favourites who visited sick children at Broomfield Hospital.

Thursday, December 4, 2014
New Suffolk captain Tom Huggins

Suffolk will face Lincolnshire in both their opening Unicorns Minor Counties Championship fixture of the season and in their inaugural Unicorns T20 Competition match.

Friday, November 28, 2014
Phil Hughes

Essex head coach Paul Grayson says cricketers know the potential dangers facing them during a game, and does not believe there will be a knee-jerk reaction, with regards to safety, following the death of Australia’s Phil Hughes.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Australia's Phil Hughes

Australian test batsman Phil Hughes has died in a Sydney hospital, two days after being struck in the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.

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