Stokes hit a career-best 70 before taking four wicket for 38 runs with the ball
Brothel-keeping and child porn among police officers’ crimes
A Canadian company has discovered that Nenthead may be sitting on one of Europe's biggest deposits
Monty Panesar was initially dropped by England in strange circumstances. Looking back nearly five years it was as though he was squarely to blame for the beach which doubled as a cricket pitch at the Sir Viv Richards Recreation Ground in Antigua.
Bowler was part of England's Ashes-winning team in 2005
Outstanding bowler behind Durham's Championship success this season has seen his England career stall through injury and stiff competition but is hoping for an Ashes swansong
Rain halted victory over Nottinghamshire before Durham clinched 62 runs required at Chester-le-Street
Nottinghamshire 78 & 246 Durham 256 & 7-0
After the first match of England’s one-day international series against Australia at Headingley was declared a washout yesterday afternoon, it was left to the County Championship to fill centre stage. A deluge overnight and throughout the morning meant that the likelihood of any play was quickly dashed, with the sides due to reconvene at Old Trafford tomorrow.
Durham 245 & 268-8 dec Sussex 112 & 116 (Durham win by 285 runs)
Durham 245 & 212-6 Sussex 112
Durham 245 Sussex 60-3
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The Aussie Angle: These thirtysomethings show what is required to be quality Test players
Squad for final Ashes Test delayed as injuries to Bresnan and Onions leave unfilled vacancies
Cameron Cleland lured the girl to a secluded Yorkshire lane where he tried to kill her with a blunt pen-knife