Sussex's smiling keeper

You can't keep Jim Parks out of cricket. At 81, the former England wicketkeeper-batsman retains his love for the game that first struck him at the age of five

Jim Parks, the Sussex president and former England keeper-batsman, attends Australia's tour game

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

David Lloyd

ICC World Twenty20 2012

Wright takes global route back to England

After more than a year out of the England set up Luke Wright has been recalled for the World Twenty20, but first there are domestic matters to deal with as Sussex prepare for finals day at Cardiff

ESPNcricinfo staff

County cricket 2012

Can Lancashire do it again?

We preview the 2012 season for teams in Division One of the County Championship

George Dobell

County cricket

A bad decision for English cricket

David Morgan will certainly leave his mark on the domestic game in England and Wales