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Money-bags Surrey are bottom while little Durham are top. How come?
A boom year for Twenty20 cricket reaches its climax with a 25,000 full house expected at Edgbaston today, following on the heels of a 76 per cent increase in overall attendances compared with 2012.
The Aussie Angle: The more he props up the top order, the wider the gap appears
The Aussie Angle: Views of the former Australian cricketer and ESPNcricinfo Ashes columnist
The second Test begins on Thursday
Surrey 198 & 395-8 dec Nottinghamshire 410 (Match drawn)
Supporting actors win Oscars and he was happy to act his part
Surrey 198 Nottinghamshire 360-6
After Surrey’s latest captain won the toss and asked Yorkshire to bat, it was always likely to be a quiet reintroduction to competitive cricket for Kevin Pietersen as the England batsman stepped on to the field for the first time in more than three months.
Aussie Angle: I look at this team and I just don't know where the senior players are
The diary of a cricket obsessive
West Indies 256-9 Australia 259-6 (Australia win by 4 wickets): All-rounder bounces back from 'career low' in India to show his quality ahead of The Ashes
Several of Tom Maynard's team-mates have denied the existence of a playboy culture
England have dominated in recent years
Michael Clarke's inspired century at the Melbourne Cricket Ground today ticked off another milestone for Australia's high-flying captain but was also a stunning riposte to critics who had suggested he should never have been selected.
Sri Lanka found wickets hard to come by on day two of their second Test against Australia, with the hosts in complete control at the MCG.