Country Cricket

  • Ricky Ponting signs for Surrey for two-month spell February 21, 2013

    London: Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has been signed by English county Surrey to play in the 2013-14 season. It will be Ponting's second stint playing domestic cricket in England following a brief time with Somerset in 2004. "I thought my days of playing in England might have been over...
  • Aussie bowler Starc 'deported' from England May 9, 2012

    Sydney: Australian pace bowler Mitchell Starc has been sent home from Britain after just three days because of a foul-up with his visa. The 22-year-old left Australia on last Friday to play county cricket for Yorkshire but incomplete documentation meant he was instructed to take the long trip back home...