Gloucestershire v Essex, 2nd day, Cheltenham
Jul 12, 2012: In a summer filled with poor weather, organisers of the Cheltenham Festival, just like the Olympics, are praying for just two weeks without rain but it seems even that has been denied to them.
Gloucestershire v Essex, Cheltenham, 1st day
Jul 11, 2012: Ed Cowan, the Australian batsman, just happened to be living in Cirencester because of his heavily-pregnant wife. He made a first-class debut for Gloucestershire and promptly won his county cap.
Jul 3, 2012: Gloucestershire are on the verge of completing negotiations with Ed Cowan, the Australia Test batsman, to play on a short-term basis ahead of the Australia A tour of England.
Jan 15, 2008: Gloucestershire have posted a pre-tax profit of £283,000 for the year ending September 30, 2007 despite the appalling weather during the season
Festival fortnight washed out
Jul 25, 2007: Gloucestershire have moved their Championship match with Essex from Cheltenham to Bristol because of a lack of tap water following the floods
Nov 16, 2001: Gloucestershire's groundsman Geoff Swift has landed the ideal retirement present by winning the 'Out Groundsman Of The Year' award for the second time
Aug 5, 2001: Matt Windows hammered a brilliant 83-ball century as Gloucestershire condemned Northants to an 83 run NUL defeat at a sunny Cheltenham
Jan 18, 2001: For the first time in years, schoolchildren will be able to go along to the C&G Cheltenham Cricket Festival - without playing truant
Stats highlights from the fourth day's play in Antigua where Ashwin's maiden five-wicket haul outside Asia bowled India to an innings victory
Stats highlights from the first day of the Antigua Test, where Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan stole the show from the hosts
Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar analyses the various aspects of the first day's play in Antigua
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"
Shorter matches spell good news for spectators and broadcasters. Cricket has a little to lose and a whole lot to gain by truncating its premier format
A crushing victory over Pakistan gave England plenty to be pleased about but familiar concerns remain over the make-up of the side
Sri Lanka's lead spinner must feel like a bus driver in charge of a spluttering vehicle as the hosts strive to challenge a strong Australian side
There was enough logic in Alastair Cook's decision not to enforce the follow-on to make it understandable at worst and reasonable at best