Essex: News

16 Oct 2021


British MP David Amess's killing was terrorism, police says

UK Member of Parliament Sir David Amess was stabbed to death in England on Friday, an attack that shocked the entire country and raised questions about the security arrangements for parliamentarians.

16 Oct 2020

Cricket News

County Championship set to return in 2021 with new format

The traditional County Cricket Championship will return in 2021 in a revised structure.

15 Oct 2020


UK: London, other areas moving into Tier 2 coronavirus lockdown

This weekend, Londoners will face stricter COVID-19 restrictions as authorities have decided to move into a Tier 2 lockdown to stem the spread of the coronavirus.

Ian Bell misses out on hundred in final First-class innings

England batsman Ian Bell staged a near-perfect appearance in his final First-class match.

Alastair Cook reaches 24,000 runs in First-class cricket

Former England captain Alastair Cook, on Monday, completed 24,000 runs in First-class cricket.

31 Jul 2020

England Cricket Team

Bob Willis Trophy: County cricket returns with new red-ball competition

County cricket is set to commence on August 1, in a customized format.

30 Jun 2020

England Cricket Team

County cricket set to commence on August 1: Details here

The English County cricket is set to resume on August 1 as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) gave a go-ahead on Tuesday.

28 Jun 2020

England Cricket Team

England's Somerset County club to resume training from July 1

The Somerset County Cricket club announced that players will resume individual training from July 1.

27 Jun 2020

England Cricket Team

Player profile: Who is the new spin sensation Amar Virdi?

Surrey off-spinner Amar Virdi was drafted into England's 30-man training squad by ECB ahead of the impending Test series against West Indies.

Coronavirus outbreak: Ashwin's contract with Yorkshire called-off

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will not represent Yorkshire this season after English County has canceled overseas players contract in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

KKR rope in James Foster as fielding coach

Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday appointed James Foster as their fielding coach for the upcoming IPL edition.

12 Jan 2020


Cheteshwar Pujara hits 50th FC ton: List of records scripted

India's senior cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara joined an elite list of cricketers after scoring a century in First-Class cricket against Karnataka.

29 Dec 2019

Pakistan News

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

Australian pacer Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket after being released by Australia for the third Test against New Zealand.

23 Oct 2019


39 bodies found inside truck container near London; probe on

On Wednesday, British Police launched a murder probe after discovering 39 dead bodies inside a truck container near London.

13 Oct 2019

England Cricket Team

Here's what Chris Silverwood said about Morgan and Anderson's retirement

England have a new head coach in the form of former Essex boss Chris Silverwood.

26 May 2019

England Cricket Team

Monty Panesar battles mental illness, eyes return to cricket

Former England cricketer Monty Panesar, who made some stunning claims last week, is planning to script a comeback to the game after battling mental illness.

18 Oct 2018

Pakistan News

Danish Kaneria admits to match-fixing, says sorry to Pakistan

Former Pakistan cricketer Danish Kaneria has, finally, admitted to match-fixing after years of denial.

11 Sep 2018

Pakistan News

Peter Siddle makes stunning return to Australian Test side

Veteran Australian pace bowler, Peter Siddle, has made a surprise comeback to the national side for the upcoming Test series against Pakistan.

30 Jul 2018


England vs India 1st Test: Preview, head-to-head, probable playing XI

Fans will have plenty to look forward to when India and England face each other in the first Test match, starting August 1 at Birmingham.