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Nixon column: If a no. 11 can bat the short stuff will be flying

Paul Nixon takes issue with the exceeding number of bouncers witnessed in Test cricket

January 3, 2018 with 0 Comments

Nixon column: Strict criteria to sign overseas players needs to be relaxed

Leicestershire's head coach reveals a couple of players he's tried to sign but conflict caused by overseas and Kolpak deals means he can't

November 21, 2017 with 0 Comments

Nixon column: There’s not a big budget so we’ll build from within at Leicestershire

He's back! Paul Nixon on what happened in the lead up to being appointed head coach at Leicestershire

October 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

Nixon column: When the heat is on you have to dig deep – humidity is torture

(Photo: Getty Images) By Paul Nixon I trust everyone enjoyed the heat wave that spread across the UK last week? It’s funny, we moan like..

June 27, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Playing at home is great, but keep focused

As the Champions Trophy draws ever nearer, it makes me remember the only international tournament that I was ever involved in with England...

May 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Don’t give Misbah a hard time for coming up short

Having been left stranded on 99 not out in the first Test against West Indies, this week Pakistan batsman Misbah-ul-Haq was dismissed for..

May 8, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Coad’s success confirms value of Second XIs

It was another brilliant and fascinating weekend of County Championship action with Yorkshire bowler Ben Coad arguably the star of the..

April 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Uni games are still relevant and must remain so

With the County Championship beginning, the counties have been warming up with clashes against University teams, and they’re a brilliant..

April 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Few star names, but I’m backing my lads!

The draft for this year’s Caribbean Premier League took place this week and I’m really pleased with the business that Jamaica Tallawahs..

March 21, 2017 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Players will be pushed to new limits on pre-season tours

Kent are currently over in the Caribbean playing some good competitive cricket, while Nottinghamshire and Hampshire are set to fly over to..

February 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

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