Chak De India!!!

Both the Indian Men's and Women's Teams created History in Australia.  The men clean swept the Aussies 3-0 which no visiting team has ever done in Australia.  The women for their part became the first Indian women to win a series in Australia.  As Anand Subramaniam writes there was communication and maybe a shared inspiration between the two teams.  It certainly made for very g... More >

Grockles.com - The AGM

Thankls to Sloop for this detail.  I've done little to it in order to get keep the site happy.  I will fiddle with it as the day goes on.... More >

Middlesex till we die - Seaxe Man Composes Strauss Works ( Part 1)

Following on from Seaxe Man's previous winter warmer articles on Middlesex Ashes winning captains (Brearley and Gatting) , we hear as part 1 the plotted history of Andrew Strauss M... More >

Indian Cricket Fever - Kohli Loves Playing In and Against Aussies

Kohli has shown that he feels utterly at home in Australia, notching up big scores with disdainful ease in both the Test and Limited Overs formats.  It makes one wonder is it ... More >

Middlesex till we die - Day 5 fireworks you have been Warnered

Pantherlike reports on 5th day Aus v W Indies from the SCG. Meeting one hero saying farewell to another. Then some intersting cricket with a Middlesex influence... More >

Come On You Tykes - Bairstow Capitalises On Sympathetic Wicket

I really felt that our very own Jonny Bairstow was drinking in the last chance saloon when he was nominated ahead of young Jos Buttler for the England eleven at the outset of ... More >

Indian Cricket Fever - Shami Ready For Comeback

Mohammad Shami has been out of the picture since the World Cup of 2015.  He is now returning after 9 months off due to knee surgery.  If he returns in the same form and a... More >

County Championship Division 1
County Championship Division 2
Cheltenham & Gloucester North
    P W L T N/R R/R Pts
1 Somerset 8 7 0 0 1 2.0 15.0
2 Middlesex 8 4 4 0 0 0.14 8.0
3 Warwickshire 8 3 3 1 1 0.46 8.0
4 Kent 8 3 4 1 0 -0.4 7.0
5 Scotland 8 1 7 0 0 -1.78 2.0
Cheltenham & Gloucester South
    P W L T N/R R/R Pts
1 Hampshire 8 5 2 0 1 0.34 11.0
2 Nottinghamshire 8 5 3 0 0 0.42 10.0
3 Worcestershire 8 4 3 0 1 0.29 9.0
4 Leicestershire 8 2 4 0 2 -0.64 6.0
5 Ireland 8 1 5 0 2 -0.75 4.0
National League Division 1
    P W L T N/R R/R Pts
1 Sussex 8 6 2 0 0 1.25 12.0
2 Somerset 8 5 2 0 1 1.14 11.0
3 Worcestershire 8 5 2 0 1 -0.33 11.0
4 Essex 8 5 3 0 0 0.33 10.0
5 Hampshire 8 4 4 0 0 0.23 8.0
6 Durham 8 4 4 0 0 -0.35 8.0
7 Yorkshire 8 2 5 0 1 -0.18 5.0
8 Gloucestershire 8 2 5 0 1 0.35 5.0
9 Nottinghamshire 8 0 6 0 2 -2.41 2.0
National League Division 2
    P W L T N/R R/R Pts
1 Warwickshire 8 5 0 1 2 1.28 13.0
2 Middlesex 8 5 1 0 2 0.99 12.0
3 Kent 8 4 3 0 1 -0.63 9.0
4 Northamptonshire 8 3 2 1 2 0.6 9.0
5 Lancashire 8 3 3 0 2 -0.19 8.0
6 Glamorgan 8 2 4 0 2 -0.36 6.0
7 Derbyshire 8 2 4 0 2 -0.57 6.0
8 Leicestershire 8 2 5 0 1 -0.23 5.0
9 Surrey 8 2 6 0 0 -0.77 4.0
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