Tag Archives: lancashire

Veteran Keedy ready for his Bangladesh adventure

Gary Keedy will stage a Lancashire reunion with Stuart Law and the county’s former analyst Jason Swift in the unlikely surroundings of Sylhet, in the north-east of Bangladesh, this winter. The Yorkshireman has secured a contract in the Bangladesh Premier … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, Bangladesh, County cricket, Lancashire, Twenty20 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Moores puts international ambitions further on hold

Peter Moores has put his unfinished business in international cricket on the backburner for at least two more summers after concluding a new contract with Lancashire that runs until early 2014. Moores has been contacted regarding several of the international … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Lancashire | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Tattersall the Lancastrian legend: Andrew Hignell

  The summer of 2011 was an outstanding one for Lancashire County Cricket Club as they won the County Championship outright for the first time since 1934. Off the field, however, the year ended in a sad way with the … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Hignell, OpinionAlerts, Statsman, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Jack Bond leads tributes to Roy Tattersall

Jack Bond has led the tributes to Roy Tattersall, the former Lancashire and England spinner who has died at the age of 89. “He was an excellent bowler and a lovely, mild-mannered man,” said Bond, the former Lancashire captain who … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Lancashire | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

20 questions for Murali

“Spinners will do well in any type of cricket and I think they will dominate the game. If you want to win a Test match you have to have a good spinner.” Murali predicts an era of spin supremacy and … Continue reading

Posted in Features, Magazine, Magazine teaser | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Champions Lancashire keep faith in ‘fortress Aigburth’

Lancashire will begin their first defence of the County Championship title since 1935 with a repeat of the fixture that launched their triumphant 2011 campaign, against Sussex at Aigburth in April. That is one of four Championship matches that will … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Featured Articles, LVCC1, Lancashire | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Allott back on Lancs committee as Ogden is honoured

Paul Allott has formalised his return to the Lancashire committee following the departure of Geoff Ogden, one of the true unsung heroes of cricket in the county. Ogden has decided to stand down 25 years after joining the committee in … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Lancashire | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

County Season Reviews 2011

A brief account of what happened during the summer of 2011 for each county, take a look… Derbyshire Durham Essex Glamorgan Gloucestershire Hampshire Kent Leicestershire Lancashire Middlesex Northamptonshire Nottinghamshire Somerset Surrey Sussex Warwickshire Worcestershire Yorkshire

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Lancashire reveal scale of club’s financial landscape

Lancashire lifted the lid on the scale of the financial worries that have unsettled everyone at the club over the last two years when they published accounts for 2010 revealing a record loss of £2.114m. The projected figures for 2011, … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Featured Articles, Lancashire | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Modest Chapple is Lancashire’s player of the year

Glen Chapple’s status as Lancashire’s first County Championship-winning captain for 77 years was given further recognition when he beat off stiff competition to retain the club’s player of the year title at a jubilant Old Trafford awards night. Chapple seemed … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Wilson, County cricket, Lancashire | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off