Country Cricket

  • Ricky Ponting signs for Surrey for twomonth spell February 21, 2013

    London: Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has been signed by English county Surrey to play in the 201314 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 foulup with his visa. The 22yearold 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...