• Posts Tagged ‘County Cricket’

    Twenty20 Blast: Mahela Jayawardene joins Somerset

    by  • April 1, 2016 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene has joined Somerset for this year’s Twenty20 Blast competition, starting 20th May 2016. The veteran batsman has scored 1,493 runs in 55 Twenty20 international appearances, will be available to play in 12 of Somerset’s scheduled 14 games. BREAKING: Mahela Jayawardene is joining Somerset for 12 @NatWestT20Blast matches!#WelcomeMahela pic.twitter.com/kmUBY2rVVL...

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    Hampshire keen on Aussie all-rounder Shane Watson

    by  • September 11, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Hampshire have confirmed that they have made an offer to sign the Australian all-rounder Shane Watson for the county next season. The 34-year-old, who announced his Test retirement earlier this week – but has insisted that he wanted to continue playing limited over cricket. Hampshire director of cricket Giles White has confirmed approach has...

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    Durham skipper Paul Collingwood pens new contract

    by  • September 8, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    The former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood has signed a new one-year contract with Durham. The 39-year-old, who made his first class debut against Northamptonshire in 1996 – will remain with the North-East outfit for the 2016 season. Paul Collingwood signs new one year deal for Durham CCC. For full story go to http://t.co/GvzBTV7wmr —...

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    Kiwi gloveman Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset

    by  • August 21, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    English club Somerset have announced the signing of New Zealander wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi for the final phase (last four matches) of the county season. BREAKING: Luke Ronchi returns as our overseas player for the last 4 championship games – http://t.co/HxjyXssK66 pic.twitter.com/GPjOogsSC1 — Somerset Cricket (@SomersetCCC) August 20, 2015 Ronchi, 34, who has played all three...

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