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Derbyshire gain first innings lead

Derbyshire had the better of the second day against Glamorgan at The SSE Swalec, gaining a first innings lead of 51 and after two overs at the end of the day, had extended that lead to 53 with all their second innings wickets intact.All their bowlers contributed, with Tony Palladino and Sri Lankan leg spinner Jeevan Mendis sharing seven wickets.

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Derbyshire v Glamorgan, Tony Palladino bowling for Derbyshire

Derbyshire’s Palladino continues to make inroads against Glamorgan

Whether it was the cloudy and humid conditions, or the pink ball, Tony Palladino soon made inroads into Glamorgan’s top order, after the openers had given them a solid start.

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Tom Milnes, who scored a fine half-century to help Derbyshire recover from 157-7 against Glamorgan. (PHOTO BY: Anne Shelley)

Derbyshire make history with pink ball and their youngest player

History was made in more ways than one when Derbyshire travelled to Cardiff to tackle Glamorgan in their latest Specsavers County Championship, Second Division match yesterday.

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England's Lauren Winfield in batting action at Queens Park, during a warm-up match for the England Senior Ladies cricket team against Sri Lanka in preparation for the World Cup next week.

World Cup women warm up with a win

England continued their ICC Women’s World Cup preparations with victory over Sri Lanka in a warm-up game at Queen’s Park, Chesterfield.

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Matlock's Ed Lander

Matlock lose basement battle with Ambergate at home

Bottom side Matlock Cricket Club fell to a five-wicket defeat at Causeway Lane on Saturday, at the hands of the side directly above them.

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Derby event will mark start of Women’s Cricket World Cup

Derby Market Place will be the location for a FREE event celebrating the start of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 in Derby on Friday (23rd) from 11am to 9pm.

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Reece hoping for quick return after hospital stay

Reece hoping for quick return after hospital stay

Derbyshire all-rounder Luis Reece hopes to make a quick return after the former Lancashire player was taken to hospital when he suffered breathing problems in last week’s game at Northampton.

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Two wickets for skipper Ed Lander were not enough to save Matlock.

Matlock stranded at foot of table after another defeat

Bottom-of-the-table strugglers Matlock slumped to another defeat in Division Two of the Derbyshire County League -- this time at the hands of Sandiacre Town 2nd.

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Billy Godleman

Godleman hurt as winless run goes on

Captain Billy Godleman said he felt hurt after Derbyshire’s hopes of a first County Championship win in two years were dashed on a dramatic final day at Northamptonshire.

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Derbyshire have lost Conor McKerr after only two matches.

Blow for Derbyshire as young fast bowler goes back to Surrey

Fast bowler Conor McKerr has left Derbyshire after being recalled by his parent county, Surrey.

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Billy Godleman

Godleman hurt by loss of wickets in Derbyshire’s defeat to Northants

Ben Sanderson took four second-innings wickets to push Northamptonshire back into contention for promotion from Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship with a 128-run win over Derbyshire at Wantage Road.

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Academy product signs pro contract at Derbyshire

Academy off-spinner Hamidullah Qadri has signed a two-year professional contract with Derbyshire.

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Two-year professional contract for Derbyshire academy prospect

A teenage fast bowler has been handed a two-year professional contract with Derbyshire.

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Win tickets to Falcons’ big Twenty20 clash

Win tickets to Falcons’ big Twenty20 clash

Derbyshire County Cricket Club will be hosting explosive Twenty20 cricket action in Derby and Chesterfield.

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Jake Ball

Ball ‘bounces back’ as England seal ICC Champions Trophy semi-final spot

Welbeck Wizard Jake Ball delivered a man of the match performance for England in their ICC Champions Trophy win over New Zealand, which saw the tournament hosts qualify for the semi-finals.

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Derbyshire optimistic after best four day display of the season

The rain clouds that descended on Trent Bridge on Monday evening denied Derbyshire a first County Championship victory in nearly two years but could not dampen the optimism that came from the best four day performance of the season.

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Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman, who scored a century during the game, recognised the positives ahead of the frustration after the rain-affected draw against Nottinghamshire.

Godleman focuses on positives as rain robs Derbyshire of rare win

Philosophical captain Billy Godleman refused to be too downhearted after rain robbed Derbyshire of their first Specsavers County Championship victory for almost two years.

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Rain ends Derbyshire hopes of first championship win for two years

Derbyshire were left cursing their luck as their Specsavers County Championship match against Nottinghamshire ended in a draw.

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Derbyshire need 188 from 40 overs to beat Notts

Against all of the advance forecasts there was enough dry weather to allow some cricket at Trent Bridge on the final afternoon of Nottinghamshire’s Specsavers County Championship match against Derbyshire.

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Persistent rain hits final day of Notts v Derbyshire

Persistent rain prevented any play before lunch on the final day of Nottinghamshire’s Specsavers County Championship match at home to Derbyshire.

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