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Joe Root’s place in England T20 side is the least of their worries

The defeat by India in the T20 series is not a calamity but it is a chastening reminder that England, whatever the rankings, do not necessarily rule the roost in white-ball cricket.

Double delight for Tillside, Berwick and Warenford teams

It was a busy weekend for the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League with back to back fixtures on Saturday and Sunday.

Hampshire’s Rilee Rossouw puts Royal London Cup out of Kent’s reach

Forty years of hurt and Kent will still be dreaming.

England’s paintbrushes are poised for first ever Australia whitewash

Never before have England inflicted a 5-0 whitewash on Australia in any format.

England’s blistering top order driving each other on to greater feats

England must wish the World Cup was taking place next week rather than next year – at least their batsmen must.

England crush Australia and now aim to secure ODI series whitewash

Another day, another game and another crushing defeat in England for the Australian cricket team.

England flatten Australia and clinch ODI series on record-breaking day

The pitch may have been flat and the opposition bereft but Eoin Morgan’s one-day wonders hit a new high at Trent Bridgeon Wednesday, inflicting a world record 481 for six on Australia’s hapless bowlers en route to a crushing, series-sealing victory.

Weekend cricket results

Birmingham and District Premier League Division Three Old Hill 147 all out (3pts) drew with Stratford-upon-Avon 108-1 (15pts) Second S 2nd XI Division Stratford-upon-Avon 189-9 (3pts) lost to Berkswell 190-4 (20pts) by six wickets Cotswold Hills League Premier Division Alcester and Ragley 68 all out (2pts) lost to Wellesbourne 278-5 (24pts) by 210 runs Exhall and Wixford 213-9 (22pts) beat Leek Wootton 178 all out (8pts) by 35 runs Lapworth 232 all out (22pts) beat Tanworth and Camp Hill 143 all out (7pts) by 89 runs Long Itchington 157 all out (22pts) beat Shipston-on-Stour 110 all out.

The winners and losers in the Derbyshire Premier and County Leagues

Find out who won and lost and which players did the business on a busy weekend of cricket across Derbyshire.

Yorkshire announce ambitious Headingley redevelopment plan

Yorkshire County Cricket Club has today unveiled ambitious plans to transform Headingley Cricket Ground into what they hope will be one of the finest cricket venues in the world.