County preview

A county game to savour

Critics of county cricket ignore its importance to the England team and its relevance throughout the country - there is much to celebrate and admire

Tim Wigmore

Diverse city, static cricket

Leicestershire has a big Asian-origin community, but you wouldn't know that if you saw its county team

English cricket's Asian challenge

Harnessing the interest of the UK's population of enthusiastic expats from the Indian subcontinent is going to be important to the future of the English game