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Notts looks to repeat win over Durham

Nottinghamshire host Durham this coming weekend in the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches, with the action beginning on Saturday, rather than the customary Sunday start day.

SWEET DRIVE -- by Cuckney batsman James Hawley, under the watchful eye of Welbeck wicketkeeper David Hunt, during their keenly contested derby.

Preview: Key weekend in Nottinghamshire Premier League

The Notts Premier League reaches the one-third point of the season with the traditional Bank Holiday weekend double header.

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Century partnership edges Notts nearer to winning post

A century partnership between Samit Patel and Brendan Taylor took Nottinghamshire over the half-way point in their 305 run chase.

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Notts need 255 to beat Hampshire

Hampshire bowler Tino Best blazed in at full speed to take two early wickets but all three results are still possible at the Ageas Bowl.

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Tough day for Notts’ Test-bound Ball at Hampshire

Hampshire fast bowler Ryan McLaren produced a wicked afternoon spell of 3-17 to put the hosts well on top against Nottinghamshire as Mansfield’s Jake Ball toiled on day two of the Specsavers County Championship Division One clash.

SWEET DRIVE -- by Cuckney batsman James Hawley, under the watchful eye of Welbeck wicketkeeper David Hunt, during their keenly contested derby.

NOTTS PREMIER LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Cuckney win derby as Welbeck collapse like Sri Lanka

Chirpy Cuckney claimed the bragging rights in the big north Nottinghamshire derby on weekend five of the new Notts Premier League season.

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Notts trio in Test squad

Nottinghamshire trio Chris Broad, Jake Ball and Alex Hales were all today named in England’s squad for the second Investec Test with Sri Lanka in Durham.

Jake Ball. Picture by Mark Fear.

Ball stakes Test claim with brace of wickets for Notts

Mansfield’s Jake Ball, Nottinghamshire’s exciting young fast bowler, yesterday staked his claim to replace injury doubt Ben Stokes in England’s second test, with an excellent show of swing bowing, capped by two wickets.

IN PICTURE: Notts County Cricket Club 2016: T-20 Blast kit: Riki Wessels.
STORY: SPORT LEAD: Notts County Cricket Club Team /Pen pictures for season 2016.  Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, West Bridgford, Nottingham.
PHOTOGRAPHER: MARK FEAR

Riki Wessels applauds Sam Hain innings as Birmingham Bears beat Notts Outlaws

Sam Hain powered Birmingham Bears to an impressive six wicket victory over Notts Outlaws on the opening evening of this season’s NatWest T20 Blast competition.

FRUSTRATION for Stanton-by-Dale.

Notts Premier League preview: Plumtree look to extend lead while champions Kimberley look to return to winning ways

The latest round of Notts Premier League fixtures features league leaders Plumtree on the road.

Dan Christian appeal is turned down by the umpire - Pic by: Richard Parkes

Greg Smith confident of successful Nottinghamshire T20 campaign

The NatWest T20 Blast competition kicks off this week, with Notts Outlaws hosting Birmingham Bears at Trent Bridge on Friday evening.

IN PICTURE: Notts County Cricket Club 2016: Samit Patel.
STORY: SPORT LEAD: Notts County Cricket Club Team /Pen pictures for season 2016.  Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, West Bridgford, Nottingham.
PHOTOGRAPHER: MARK FEAR

Samit Patel cameo in vain as Notts beaten by Warwickshire

Despite a swashbuckling cameo from Samit Patel, Warwickshire picked up their first Specsavers County Championship victory of the season when they defeated Nottinghamshire by 53 runs at Trent Bridge.

Dan Christian during the NatWest T20 Blast match between the Outlaws and the Rapids at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on 3 July 2015.  Photo: Simon Trafford

WIN TICKETS to see Outlaws v Lightning

Whether it’s a Friday night or a weekend afternoon, NatWest T20 Blast is set to be the hottest ticket in town this summer.

ON THEIR WAY TO A GOOD TOTAL -- Ordsall Bridon batting against Hucknall, whom they beat by 109 runs.

NOTTS PREMIER LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Cuckney fluff golden chance to put pressure on leaders

Stunned Cuckney’s hopes of putting pressure on the early-season leaders in the Notts Premier League were scuppered by a surprise defeat.

MANSFIELD League round-up.

Michael Lumb hits fine century for Nottinghamshire

Michael Lumb registered the twentieth first class century of his career to edge Nottinghamshire towards first innings parity in their Specsavers County Championship game against Warwickshire at Trent Bridge.

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Woakes and Barker turn things around for Warwickshire at Nottinghamshire

Chris Woakes and Keith Barker helped turned around Warwickshire’s fortunes with splendid centuries on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.

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Langley Mill II are beaten by Breadsall

Langley Mill II team travelled to Breadsall sporting a very young side due to several absences.

Langley Mill v Matlock.
Langley Mill's Fritz Debeer in action on Saturday.

Fritz De Beer shines as Langley Mill draw with Matlock

The Millers kicked off their home campaign with a bore draw against Matlock.

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Notts players star in Natwest T20 Blast launch video

Notts Outlaws players Jake Ball, Steven Mullaney, Riki Wessels and Sam Wood have preserved the spirit of cricket following an epic battle in Sherwood Forest

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Cricketers get ready for round four of the Notts Premier League

Table toppers Plumtree host Clifton Village in round four of the Notts Premier League.

Jake Ball.
PHOTOGRAPHER: MARK FEAR

First England call-up for Welbeck and Notts ace Jake Ball

Nottinghamshire fast bowler Jake Ball has earned his first senior international call-up after being named in England’s squad for the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka.

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Samit helps launch new North v South battle

Nottinghamshire’s Samit Patel was chosen to launch a new North versus South challenge at Lord’s this week – because of his consistent success in domestic one-day cricket.

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Middlesex v Nottinghamshire abandoned as a draw

Rain had the final say at Lord’s, with the weather-ravaged Specsavers County Championship Division One match between Middlesex and Nottinghamshire abandoned as a draw after a second successive washout.

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Rain frustrates Nottinghamshire at Lords

There was no play before lunch at Lords today in the already weather-ravaged Specsavers County Championship Division One match between Middlesex and Nottinghamshire.

Dan Christian is congratulated by his team mates after getting the wicket of Warwickshire's Laurie Evans - Pic by: Richard Parkes

WIN tickets to see Notts in T20 action

Whether it’s a Friday night or a weekend afternoon, NatWest T20 Blast is set to be the hottest ticket in town this summer.

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Middlesex v Notts - Day Three Close

There was frustration for Middlesex and Nottinghamshire after the third day’s play in their Specsavers County Championship match at Lord’s was lost to rain.

ON THE SWEEP -- Tim Smith, batting for Worksop under the watchful eye of Edwinstowe wicketkeeper Gary Wilson in The Championship of the Bassetlaw League.

BASSETLAW LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Unbeaten high-fliers Thoresby Colliery strike again

The big match of the day in the Bassetlaw League saw Thoresby Colliery strengthen their Championship title claims with a convincing victory over fellow early-season high-fliers Clipstone Colliery.

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Yorkshire cling on to deny Nottinghamshire in thriller

Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire served up an absolute thriller of a contest, in front of the television cameras, as their Specsavers County Championship match at Trent Bridge went right down to the final ball before ending in a draw.

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Flat ending to Tigers’ season

Paul Mitchell is to make a return to management at Sandy Lane.

IN PICTURE: Notts County Cricket Club 2016: Jake Ball.
STORY: SPORT LEAD: Notts County Cricket Club Team /Pen pictures for season 2016.  Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, West Bridgford, Nottingham.
PHOTOGRAPHER: MARK FEAR

Jake Ball honoured with county cap

Nottinghamshire have recognised the achievements of Jake Ball by awarding the 25-year-old fast bowler his County Cap.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Thrilling final day ahead as Yorkshire look to seal win at Trent Bridge

A thrilling final day is in prospect at Trent Bridge, where Yorkshire will be looking for their first win of the season in their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire.

Cuckney bowler Lewis Bramley,

April showers hamper Premier League fixtures

Week two in the Notts Premier League saw some typically late April weather have its say in the progression of matches across the county.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Support cast shine for Notts

In a match featuring 14 full internationals, two of the supposed ‘support cast’ rose to prominence on the rain-shortened second day of the Specsavers County Championship match between Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire at Trent Bridge.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Jake Ball impresses as Notts claim early wickets against Yorkshire

Jake Ball continued his impressive start to the new season with three early wickets on the second morning of Nottinghamshire’s Specsavers County Championship match against Yorkshire at Trent Bridge.

ILKESTON Rutland  CC round-up.

Yorkshire overcome poor start to take control against Nottinghamshire

Yorkshire overcame a disappointing start to take the spoils on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.

Rolls Royce Leisure v Welbeck.
Rolls Royce bowler Tom Lungley waits on a fielder for a possible run out.

Notts Premier League week 2 preview

The second week of Notts Premier League action sees each of last week’s winning sides go up against each other.

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    Saturday 28 May

    Sunny spells

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    High 14°c

    Low 7°c

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    From North east

    Speed 5 mph

    Sunday 29 May

    Sunny spells

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    High 16°c

    Low 8°c

    Wind

    From North east

    Speed 8 mph

    Monday 30 May

    Heavy rain

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    High 16°c

    Low 10°c

    Wind

    From North

    Speed 17 mph

    Tuesday 31 May

    Heavy rain

    Temp

    High 14°c

    Low 10°c

    Wind

    From North

    Speed 14 mph

    Wednesday 1 Jun

    Cloudy

    Temp

    High 16°c

    Low 10°c

    Wind

    From North east

    Speed 12 mph