27 Apr 2017
Sam Hain and William Porterfield steered Warwickshire to a perfect start in their defence of the Royal London Cup with a 10-wicket win over Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.
22 Apr 2017
Worcestershire made it two wins in a row in the Specsavers County Championship and ended Northamptonshire’s 100% start to the season with a victory in two days in a tense, low-scoring contest at New Road.
13 Apr 2017
A new award in memory of former Northamptonshire fast bowler Alan Hodgson will be presented for the first time later this year
8 Apr 2017
Ben Sanderson led Northamptonshire to a mighty win over Glamorgan inside two days at Wantage Road with four second-innings wickets as Northants won by an innings and 22 runs to begin the 2017 season in the perfect fashion. Northants took a 209-run first-innings lead in the morning session and wrapped up victory after tea, dismissing Glamorgan for 187 in their second-innings. Northants took until August to win a County Championship match last season but here, got off the mark at the first att
7 Apr 2017
After his hugely successful season in 2016, culminating in selection for England at both Test match and ODI level, Ben Duckett has been awarded the The Cricket Society’s Most Promising Young Cricketer of the Year award.
5 Apr 2017
Alex Wakely has signed a two-year extension to his contract, keeping him at Northamptonshire CCC until the end of the 2019 season. The new deal will see Wakely’s stay at the club reach the 15-year mark, after graduating from the academy at Wantage Road
4 Apr 2017
Alex Wakely hit the sixth individual century of the match as Northamptonshire drew their first-class season-opener against Loughborough MCCU after a record-breaking day at Wantage Road
4 Apr 2017
Northamptonshire’s Ben Duckett has been named as one of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year for his performances in 2016. Ben is honoured in the 154th edition of the famous Almanack – ‘the cricketers’ bible’ – published today.
3 Apr 2017
Charlie Thurston and Nitish Kumar followed Rob Newton and Adam Rossington to the century mark as batsmen continued to dominate on the second day of the County's first-class friendly against Loughborough MCCU.
30 Mar 2017
We are delighted to welcome former England international and Notts batsman, James Taylor to the club to assist the coaches on a consultancy basis for the Royal London One Day Cup Competition.
29 Mar 2017
Northamptonshire enjoyed another day's useful bowling and batting practice against Warwickshire at Edgbaston on Wednesday
28 Mar 2017
Rob Keogh held Northamptonshire together following a top-order collapse on the opening day of the County's two-day friendly against Warwickshire at Edgbaston
28 Mar 2017
Somerset's Lewis Gregory and Craig Overton starred with bat and ball as the MCC continued their impressive showing in the Champion County game in Abu Dhabi, even though their fast bowling colleague Liam Plunkett sat out the day with a sore calf. In all, 16 wickets fell on the second day, which MCC closed seven down in their second innings with a lead of 298 runs.
27 Mar 2017
MCC captain Alex Lees and England batsman Ben Duckett shared a sprightly stand of 109 in 22 overs, full of attacking strokes, before both fell to the left-arm spin of Ravi Patel either side of lunch.
23 Mar 2017
Northamptonshire allrounder Steven Crook is confident of a return to peak fitness as he prepares for the start of the new county season on 7 April.
22 Mar 2017
Northamptonshire wrapped up their pre-season tour of Barbados with a handy work-out against Hampshire at Windward CC on Tuesday
21 Mar 2017
Northamptonshire and Hampshire are looking to make up for lost time after a rain-affected opening day of their two-day fixture in Barbados
19 Mar 2017
Northamptonshire survived a scare to edge out Cardiff MCCU by three runs in Saturday's T20 contest on pre-season tour in Barbados
18 Mar 2017
Alex Wakely hit a captain's hundred on Northamptonshire's pre-season tour in Barbados on Friday
16 Mar 2017
Andrew Strauss has stressed to the 26 players selected for the new North-South Series that begins in Dubai tomorrow (Friday) that they have the perfect platform to stake a claim for a place in the 2019 World Cup.