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Clubhouse cash boost for Eckington cricketers

Eckington Cricket Club has received a significant boost with a £40,000 grant from the Tarmac via the Landfill Communities Fund, to finance the fit-out costs of its new clubhouse.

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CHRIS GRANT -- "we are looking for greater accountability from the players".

Time for on-field success to match off-field progress, says Derbyshire chairman

It’s high time for on-field success to match the off-the-field progress that has been made at Derbyshire CCC.

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JOHN SADLER -- on his way out of Derbyshire.

Head coach Sadler leaves Derbyshire

Head coach John Sadler has left Derbyshire by mutual consent.

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JEEVAN Mendis has become Derbyshire's latest overseas signing.

Sri Lankan star Jeevan Mendis signs for Derbyshire

Sri Lankan all-rounder Jeevan Mendis has become the latest big-name signing by Derbyshire under the new regime of director of cricket, Kim Barnett.

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DERBYSHIRE have made their first overseas signing for the 2017 season.

World-class spinner Imran Tahir snapped up by Derbyshire

South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir has been snapped up as Derbyshire’s first overseas signing for the 2017 season.

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TONY PALLADINO -- is to work with the clubs young bowlers.

Palladino relishing new player/coach role at Derbyshire

Tony Palladino is relishing his new player/coach role at Derbyshire and says there is a real excitement within the squad ahead of a busy winter.

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Wood and Macdonell sign one-year deals at Derbyshire

Batsmen Tom Wood and Charlie Macdonell have signed one-year contracts with Derbyshire for the 2017 season.

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WES DURSTON -- 2i8 appearances and more than 7.600 runs in seven seasons with Derbyshire.

Former captain Wes Durston agrees to leave Derbyshire

Experienced all-rounder Wes Durston has been praised for his “tremendous” contribution after a surprise decision to leave Derbyshire by mutual consent.

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Ex-Lancashire all-rounder Luis Reece delighted to sign for Derbyshire

Luis Reece was delighted to put pen to paper on a two-year deal with Derbyshire County Cricket Club.

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Ben Slater following through a drive during Derbyshire County Cricket Club second innings at 3aaa County ground, Derby on 11 May 2015.  Photo: Simon Trafford

Ben Slater signs new Derbyshire deal

Opening batsman Ben Slater has signed a two-year deal at Derbyshire, committing him to the Club until the end of the 2018 season.

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Alex Hughes signs new Derbyshire deal

All-rounder Alex Hughes has signed a new two-year contract that will see him remain at Derbyshire until the end of the 2018 season.

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PLAYER OF THE MONTH -- Harvey Hosein.

West Indies’ touring Test team to play Derbyshire next summer

Derbyshire will face international opposition at The 3aaa County Ground in 2017, with the visit of West Indies for a three-day first-class match starting on Friday, August 11.

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MUST DO BETTER -- thats how Derbyshires end-of-season report reads after a torrid summer.

New boss Kim Barnett is sure Derbyshire can succeed after coaching changes

Newly appointed director of cricket, Kim Barnett, believes Derbyshire’s revamped coaching structure can bring long-awaited on-field success for the club.

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Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, back James Pipe, Rob Hemmings,  Greg Cork, Matthew Critchley, Tom Knight, Will Davis, Jamie Tallent and Cookie Patel
middle John Sadler, Tom Milnes, Harvey Hosein, Tom Taylor, Ben Slater, Ben Cotton, Alex Hughes, Scott Elstone, Ant Botha
front Shiv Thakor, Andy Carter, Tony Palladino, Billy Gogleman, Graeme Welch, Wes Durston, Wayne Madsen, Tom Poynton and Chesney Hughes

OPINION: Have counties bowled themselves a googly with T20 city upheaval?

It might be a new beginning for cricket — but it could be the beginning of the end for the sport as we know it in this country.

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Jake Ball. Picture by Mark Fear.

Jake Ball called up to England team for Bangladesh tour

Nottinghamshire’s Jake Ball has been called up to England’s tour of Bangladesh next month.

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PLAYER OF YEAR -- Wayne Madsen.

Wayne Madsen mops up at Derbyshire CCC awards ceremony

Wayne Madsen was the big winner at Derbyshire CCC’s gala dinner and awards ceremony on Saturday night, picking up two accolades, including the coveted player of the year prize.

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Chesney Hughes leaves Derbyshire

Chesney Hughes has left Derbyshire after the two parties were unable to agree terms on a new deal.

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Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2016, capt. Billy Godleman

Billy Godleman confident youth will help Derbyshire sign next summer

After a season that will go down as one of the poorest in Derbyshire’s history, it is difficult to look forward with genuine optimism but Billy Godleman is convinced there are reasons to be cheerful.

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MANSFIELD Sunday League round-up.

Worcestershire recover after Derbyshire claim early wickets

Skipper Daryl Mitchell and Joe Clarke led a Worcestershire recovery with an unbroken half century stand for the third wicket on day one of the Specsavers County Championship clash with Derbyshire at New Road.

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JOSH SAVAGE -- tried hard to bowl Cutthorpe back into the game.

From 109-4 to 115 all out!....Cutthorpe sign off with crazy collapse

A calamitous batting collapse ended Cutthorpe’s season on a low note in the Derbyshire County League’s Premier Division.

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