County Cricket 2013

The next Cowdrey off the rank

Born into perhaps the most famous of cricketing families, Fabian Cowdrey is taking on the weight of expectation and is determined to forge his own career

Fabian Cowdrey places one through the off side

County cricket 2013

Geoff Cook at heart of Durham's title push

In June, Geoff Cook suffered a heart attack while out running. He admits it was 'touch and go' for a while, but now he is back working with his beloved county as they chase the Championship title

Scott Borthwick pulls during Durham's second innings

Jon Culley

Friends Life t20

Azharullah brings romance to Finals Day

Having thrown in his lot for a career in county cricket, Azharullah can complete the fairytale by helping unfancied Northants to glory

Azharullah proved expensive

Vithushan Ehantharajah

Northamptonshire v Durham, Flt20 quarter-final. Northampton

Kamikaze Stokes catching the eye

Blessed with an ability to swing the bat liberally and be equally care-free in the field, Ben Stokes is a bright spark for Durham who is catching the eye of England's hierarchy

Ben Stokes hit three sixes in his 34

Vithushan Ehantharajah

Surrey v Somerset, FLt20 Quarter-final, The Oval

Ageless Mahmood still going strong

Azhar Mahmood is in the twlight of his career but still plays with the zest of youth as he travels the world for Twenty20