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At the double Vilas the standout man for Lancashire, as Anderson shows signs of his best

(Photo: Getty Images) By Paul Edwards Overseas players arrive in England in many shapes and displaying various levels of commitment but..

June 26, 2017 with 0 Comments

Star man McLaren ends Middlesex’s unbeaten run

(Photo: Getty Images) By Paul Edwards James Franklin is not the sort of cricketer to gloss over the truth with empty phrases or meaningless..

June 19, 2017 with 0 Comments

Lancashire sign Chanderpaul and Vilas

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Lancashire have signed former West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul and South Africa..

January 27, 2017 with 0 Comments

Nixon column: Glen has quality to thrive in Lancashire boss role

(Photo: Getty Images) By Paul Nixon Lancashire have followed in the footsteps of  Yorkshire and Kent this season by appointing a familiar..

January 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

County archives – Lancashire 1956

Title drought could have ended had Edrich led throughout Continuing our new series, cricket writer Paul Edwards looks back on the County..

November 16, 2016 with 0 Comments

Hameed’s star will shine soon enough

By Richard Edwards He may have missed out in Chittagong, but there will be a warm glow of satisfaction spreading from Bolton to Manchester..

October 25, 2016 with 0 Comments

No ignoring prolific Jennings’ haul of seven centuries

The Cricket Paper’s experts offer their team of the season from Division One The dust has settled in the County Championship, on the..

October 12, 2016 with 0 Comments

All-rounder Reece signs for Derbyshire

Former Lancashire all-rounder Luis Reece has joined Derbyshire on a two-year deal. During a four-year stint with the Red Rose, the..

October 7, 2016 with 0 Comments

Trio released by Lancashire

Luis Reece, George Edwards and Gavin Griffiths will all be released by Lancashire at the end of their current deals. Batsman Reece..

August 2, 2016 with 0 Comments

Buttler suffers fractured thumb while playing for Lancashire

England’s Jos Buttler is set for a spell without the gloves after an x-ray revealed the wicketkeeper fractured his thump. Buttler,..

July 12, 2016 with 0 Comments


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