Ben Duckett and Adam Rossington took full advantage of two innings apiece as Northamptonshire tackled Nottinghamshire in a two-day practice match in Barbados. Duckett (23 and 34 not out) and Rossington (38 and 34 not out) boosted the County to 225 all out on the opening day.
A Barbados Select XI proved too strong for Northamptonshire in Wednesday's 50-over contest at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown.
For many cricketers, a day's rest can only mean one thing - golf. And for a few members of the Northamptonshire County Cricket Club Squad, yesterday's rest day in Barbados was a real treat.
Northamptonshire had to settle for runners-up spot in the Barbados Twenty20 tournament as the pre-season tour to the Caribbean continues. A superb knock from Steven Crook paved the way for a comfortable 54-run victory in the semi-final against the host island.
Northamptonshire County Cricket Club have published their results for the financial year ending September 30 2015. They show strong signs of recovery and are in line with the forecasts stated by the Board of Directors.
The Northamptonshire County Cricket Club squad fly to Barbados on Thursday morning for their pre-season tour.
Alex Wakely has signed a new deal with Northamptonshire County Cricket Club which sees his contract extended until September 2017. He will also remain as captain across all formats for the foreseeable future.
The domestic cricket season will have an improved shape in 2017 after the ECB Board agreed changes to the season, following discussions with the First Class Counties.
The 2016 season sees a strengthened academy squad with the recent addition of Tom Sole as Senior Academy Player.
We are delighted to announce the opening of our brand new Steelbacks Café situated upstairs in the Lynn Wilson centre. The café will be open from 16:00 – 21:00 Monday to Friday and from 09:00 – 18:00 Saturday and Sunday.
On the third Thursday in November each year the new Beaujolais Nouveau grape is launched. To celebrate the new grape, parties are held throughout France and further afield.
The England and Wales Cricket Board today announced Specsavers will become the new title sponsor of the County Championship.
Hevey Building Supplies Ltd has become the new Main Club Partner of Northamptonshire County Cricket Club. The partnership will continue throughout the next two seasons and sees a much closer affinity between the club and Hevey, a relationship that began in 2010.
Whilst the 2015 season may have been completed a few months ago there was one outstanding piece of business that was still to be completed and our Chairman, Gavin Warren nominated himself for the job.
Ben Sanderson has signed a two year deal with Northamptonshire County Cricket Club and he can't wait to get started. "I'm really looking foward to this season. I have a different relationship with cricket now and I enjoy it so much more."
Ben Duckett today flies out to Spain with twelve other professional cricketers from ten other counties as part of the 2016 Tom Maynard Academy.
As another cricket season appears on the horizon I think that it's time to appreciate what we currently have in county cricket.
Northamptonshire County Cricket Club have today signed a deal with T3 Signs appointing the local company as the club's Official Signage Partner. They will be producing new club signage at the ground, perimeter boards and stand branding too.
The school that produced one of the County Club’s finest captains has formed a ground-breaking partnership with Northants Cricket to help develop the outstanding young cricketers of tomorrow.