Richard Sydenham

County news

Leicestershire's Twenty20 win eases financial woes

Leicestershire's Friends Life t20 win on Saturday and subsequent path to the Champions League Twenty20 will provide a huge boost - especially financially - to the county

Hampshire v Somerset, 2nd SF, Friends Life t20, Edgbaston

Bristling Somerset storm into final

A Dominic Cork-inspired Hampshire very nearly hustled their way to their second successive Twenty20 final, but Somerset held their nerve in the second Super Over of what has already been a remarkable day to secure their passage to a showdown with Leiceste

Leicestershire v Lancashire, 1st semi-final, Friends Life t20, Edgbaston

Leicestershire hold nerve in Eliminator

Twenty20 Finals Day was introduced to its first One-over Eliminator as a mad-cap semi-final swung one way and the other before settling in Leicestershire's favour as Will Jefferson clubbed 15 runs of four balls in a dramatic finish

County news

Nixon targets Indian fairytale

Paul Nixon is aiming for a career finale in India after confirming that he will be available for the Champions League should Leicestershire qualify

Scotland v Hampshire, CB40, Aberdeen

Soggy win for Hampshire

Hampshire recorded their fourth Clydesdale Bank 40 victory of the season after defeating fellow Group B strugglers Scotland by four runs on D/L

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Sussex v Lancashire, Friends Life t20 quarter-final

Lancashire storm into semi-finals

A bruising innings of 44 from 31 balls from Karl Brown proved the difference between the teams as Lancashire overpowered Sussex to progress to the Friends Life t20 finals day at Edgbaston