Durham

  • County Championship: Kumar Sangakkara signs for Durham 29-04-2014 10:22 AM

    London: Kumar Sangakkara will warm-up for Sri Lanka's forthcoming tour of England by appearing in the next two rounds of County Championship matches for title-holders Durham. "I'm really looking forward to returning to county cricket with Durham and I'm immensely grateful for the opportunity," Sangakkara said in a statement. "I...
  • Kumar Sangakkara on Durham's radar 17-04-2014 02:34 PM

    London: In a bid to bolster their county campaign this season, defending champions Durham are reportedly keen to sign Sri Lankan veteran Kumar Sangakkara on a short-term basis. Durham are understood to be in advanced negotiations with the player, but the management is not willing to reveal the deal, according...
  • Virender Sehwag hits century to guide MCC to a six-wicket win 26-03-2014 09:04 PM

    Abu Dhabi: India discard Virender Sehwag blasted a 97-ball 109 to lead Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) to a comfortable six-wicket win over Durham in a Champion County Test match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here on Wednesday. The 35-year-old Delhi batsman smashed 18 boundaries and a six in his 97-ball...
  • Durham win County Championship title with victory over Nottinghamshire 19-09-2013 08:42 PM

    London: Durham won their third County Championship title in six years after completing an eight-wicket victory over Nottinghamshire with more than a day to spare Thursday. Rain washed out the third day's morning session but when play resumed after lunch at Chester-le-Street, northeast county Durham's headquarters, the hosts needed just...
  • England move clashes away from Durham 11-07-2013 08:44 AM

    London: A pair of England matches against India and Australia scheduled to be held in Durham over the next two years have been reallocated. India were due to play a Twenty20 fixture against England at Durham in 2014, while Australia had been set to visit north-east England to face the...
  • Durham coach Geoff Cook in hospital after heart attack 21-06-2013 05:30 PM

    Durham: Geoff Cook, the coach of English County Championship side Durham, is in a "critical but stable" condition after a heart attack. A club statement says Cook suffered the attack on Thursday, and remained in hospital on Friday. England cricketers Graeme Swann and Matt Prior and former captain Michael Vaughan...
  • Graeme Swann guilty of dissent but escapes ban 03-05-2013 09:51 PM

    London: England offspinner Graeme Swann has been penalised for 'showing serious dissent' during his comeback game for Nottinghamshire against Durham in the County Championship this week. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Friday that Swann had been found guilty of a "level two" disciplinary breach but had...
  • We are monitoring Kaneria's case: PCB 31-08-2012 10:57 AM

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  • Onions takes nine wickets in an innings 17-08-2012 08:52 AM

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  • Steve Harmison joins Yorkshire on loan 08-07-2012 09:20 AM

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  • Collingwood named Durham captain 03-07-2012 01:04 PM

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  • Johnson to play T20s for Durham 02-04-2012 06:17 PM

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  • British municipality pays to exorcise ghost 13-02-2008 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: Test cricket - a venerated sage residing in a 'white' sanctum, somewhat re-sanctified with India reaching its zenith. And much like Zorba the Greek, it has given up a bookish life in the last quarter-century, adopted a boisterous approach and kept sailing - unaltered, untouched - amid Tsunamic...
  • Woman gets her ring back after 22 yrs 03-11-2006 09:20 AM

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