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  • Durham’s Wood impresses as England win first two ODI’s

    Durham’s Wood impresses as England win first two ODI’s

    January 19, 2018 at 11:39 am

    Durham bowler Mark Wood showed England what they had been missing in the Ashes Test’s as he put in two impressive bowling displays to help England to a 2-0 lead over Australia in the One Day International series. Wood had missed out on the Test squad after injuries to his […]

  • Stoneman likely to keep his place ahead of New Zealand tour

    Stoneman likely to keep his place ahead of New Zealand tour

    January 10, 2018 at 12:42 pm

    Gateshead born Mark Stoneman has received the backing of England coach Trevor Bayliss ahead of England’s upcoming Test series with New Zealand. Opening batsman Stoneman endured a mixed Ashes series after a positive start to the tour where he scored three fifties and a century during England’s warm up matches before […]

  • Durham's Michael Richardson during the Specsavers County Championship, Division Two match at Queen's Park, Chesterfield.

    Durham fixtures announced for 2018 campaign

    November 30, 2017 at 12:48 pm

    The fixtures for the 2018 Specsavers County Championship Division Two season have been announced and sees Durham begin their campaign at home to Kent. Durham, who finished one place off the bottom in ninth in 2017 having been docked 48 points following a financial bailout by the England and Wales Cricket Board, will host Kent […]

  • Durham's Mark Stoneman bats during the LV County Championship, Division One match at the Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground, Chester-Le-Street, Durham. Picture credit: Gareth Copley / PA Archive/Press Association Images

    Ashes: England select Mark Stoneman to open batting

    November 22, 2017 at 6:42 pm

    Gateshead born Mark Stoneman is set to open the batting for England in the first test match of the 2017 Ashes series in Brisbane. Stoneman will do so alongside fellow left-hander Alistair Cook. Former Durham man, Stoneman, has impressed in the warm up matches and scored England’s first century of […]

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    Durham County Cricket Club – 2017 Season Review

    November 15, 2017 at 8:30 am

    This season was always going to be mission impossible for Durham County Cricket Club. Having been dealt with ECB penalties at the start of their 2017 campaign as a result of their financial struggles, they stood next to know chance of promotion back to Division One even before they stepped […]

  • Durham Jets' Mark Wood (left) celebrates with Durham Jets Keaton Jennings.

    Durham cricketers reflect on North v South experience

    April 8, 2017 at 2:08 pm

    Durham stars Mark Wood and Paul Coughlin have returned from the inaugural ECB North v South series with mixed feelings about the new season curtain-raiser in Abu Dhabi. The series – featuring three 50-over games – saw a convincing 3-0 win to the South against a North side led by […]

  • Jennings in under national spotlight after his Test hundred. Press Association.

    Durham batsman Keaton Jennings sets his sights on becoming England great

    April 7, 2017 at 10:42 am

      Durham batsman Keaton Jennings is striving to follow in the footsteps of teammates Ben Stokes and Paul Collingwood in securing his name as an England great. Jennings had a career defining year in 2016, being named County Championship player of the year by the Cricket Writers’ Club and leading […]

  • Durham Jets' Mark Wood (left) celebrates with Durham Jets Keaton Jennings.

    Mark Wood fit and fired up ahead of new County Cricket season

    April 6, 2017 at 1:30 pm

    England paceman Mark Wood is fit and says he has “fire in his belly” as he prepares for the County Championship season with Durham. Wood underwent an ankle operation over the winter, but took part in the pre-season North v South series in Abu Dhabi. Wood said: “I was really, really […]

  • England's Ben Stokes.

    Ben Stokes deserves big-money IPL contract, says James Taylor

    March 3, 2017 at 10:55 am

    Ben Stokes deserves Indian Premier League riches and should not feel awkward about them, according to former England team-mate James Taylor. Ten days ago Stokes became the highest overseas signing in IPL history when Rising Pune Supergiants secured his services for £1.7million. The talismanic all-rounder has been given permission by […]

  • New Zealand cricketer Tom Latham will join Durham's squad in July. AP Photo/Bikas Das.

    Durham add Latham as second overseas signing

    January 26, 2017 at 2:39 pm

    Durham have signed New Zealand opener Tom Latham as their overseas player for the second half of the 2017 season. Latham is the second overseas signing this week for Durham, with South Africa opener Stephen Cook also set to feature throughout the first half of the forthcoming campaign. Cook is […]