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World Cup women warm up with a win

England continued their ICC Women’s World Cup preparations with victory over Sri Lanka in a warm-up game at Queen’s Park, Chesterfield.

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Derby event will mark start of Women’s Cricket World Cup

Derby Market Place will be the location for a FREE event celebrating the start of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 in Derby on Friday (23rd) from 11am to 9pm.

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Reece hoping for quick return after hospital stay

Reece hoping for quick return after hospital stay

Derbyshire all-rounder Luis Reece hopes to make a quick return after the former Lancashire player was taken to hospital when he suffered breathing problems in last week’s game at Northampton.

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Unbeaten centuries not enough to clinch victory

Two Clowne Town 2nds batsmen hit centuries as they totalled 271 for one against Belper Amateurs 1sts in Division Six North of the Derbyshire Counties League.

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Opener top-scores in five-wicket defeat

Just three Matlock 1sts batsmen made double figures in their five-wicket defeat to Sandicare Town in Division Two of the Derbyshire County League. Opener Jonathan Ford top-scored with a patient 35, including five boundaries, off 113 balls.

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Centurion helps Morton march to cricket victory

Centurion helps Morton march to cricket victory

Morton (237-3) defeated Underwood (148) by 89 runs in Section One of the Mansfield and District League. After losing two early wickets, opener Ashley Caunt and Blair Mathews (pictured) rescued the home side, striking 69 and 124 not out respectively.

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Billy Godleman

Godleman hurt as winless run goes on

Captain Billy Godleman said he felt hurt after Derbyshire’s hopes of a first County Championship win in two years were dashed on a dramatic final day at Northamptonshire.

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Derbyshire have lost Conor McKerr after only two matches.

Blow for Derbyshire as young fast bowler goes back to Surrey

Fast bowler Conor McKerr has left Derbyshire after being recalled by his parent county, Surrey.

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Godleman hurt by loss of wickets in Derbyshire’s defeat to Northants

Ben Sanderson took four second-innings wickets to push Northamptonshire back into contention for promotion from Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship with a 128-run win over Derbyshire at Wantage Road.

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Eckington's Joe Bullimore and Tom Dawson put runs on the board.

Two solid half-centuries by opener Joe Bullimore and number three Archie Gleadall laid the foundations for Eckington 1sts’ winning run-chase against bottom of the table Cutthorpe 1sts.

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Teamwork key to Chesterfield’s three-wicket win

Teamwork key to Chesterfield’s three-wicket win

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Blair holds his nerve to guide Holmewood to narrow win

Blair holds his nerve to guide Holmewood to narrow win

Holmewood beat the rain and a plucky fightback from Elvaston’s young bowlers to pick up 22 points from a tight contest in Division Three of the Derbyshire County Cricket League as they won by three wickets.

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Midweek cricket victory

It was cup week in the Chesterfield and District Midweek Cricket League with Holmewood falling five runs short as they chased visitors BALGO’s 123 for three.

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Academy product signs pro contract at Derbyshire

Academy off-spinner Hamidullah Qadri has signed a two-year professional contract with Derbyshire.

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Two-year professional contract for Derbyshire academy prospect

A teenage fast bowler has been handed a two-year professional contract with Derbyshire.

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Win tickets to Falcons’ big Twenty20 clash

Win tickets to Falcons’ big Twenty20 clash

Derbyshire County Cricket Club will be hosting explosive Twenty20 cricket action in Derby and Chesterfield.

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Worksop CC v Mansfield Hosiery Mills 2nd XI

Latest Bassetlaw League cricket results and scores

It’s been another busy weekend of action across the Bassetlaw Cricket League this weekend.

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Jake Ball

Ball ‘bounces back’ as England seal ICC Champions Trophy semi-final spot

Welbeck Wizard Jake Ball delivered a man of the match performance for England in their ICC Champions Trophy win over New Zealand, which saw the tournament hosts qualify for the semi-finals.

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Derbyshire optimistic after best four day display of the season

The rain clouds that descended on Trent Bridge on Monday evening denied Derbyshire a first County Championship victory in nearly two years but could not dampen the optimism that came from the best four day performance of the season.

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Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman, who scored a century during the game, recognised the positives ahead of the frustration after the rain-affected draw against Nottinghamshire.

Godleman focuses on positives as rain robs Derbyshire of rare win

Philosophical captain Billy Godleman refused to be too downhearted after rain robbed Derbyshire of their first Specsavers County Championship victory for almost two years.

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