Lancashire continued their fine season with a crushing win over Northamptonshire to all but secure qualification from the North Group with three matches to spare. Alex Davies steered them their target
England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the third Ashes Test at Headingley. The brevity of a four-day turnaround between matches meant changes to the struggling top order were always unlikely
After the drawn second Ashes Test, England captain Joe Root said that Jofra Archer has changed the dynamic of the series. Root is correct. Even on debut, pace bowler Archer has given England a real lift.
Rob Yates fired his maiden first-class century as Warwickshire assumed a commanding position on day one of their County Championship match against second-placed Somerset. The 19-year-old academy product