Derbyshire elite performance director Graeme Welch was able to take encouragement from a season opening defeat in LV= County Championship Division Two.
A devastating spell of swing bowling from Kyle Jarvis wrapped up a crushing Lancashire victory by 250 runs before lunch over Derbyshire on the final day of the Division Two match at Derby.
Nottinghamshire fought hard on the final morning of their LV= County Championship match against Yorkshire at Trent Bridge.
Yorkshire have forged a narrow lead on the third afternoon of their match against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.
Derbyshire County Cricket Club have filled the gap created by Martin Guptill’s Test recall by signing world-class South Africa batsman and test captain, Hashim Amla.
A three-wicket burst by Derbyshire seamer Tom Taylor checked Lancashire’s progress on the third afternoon of the Division Two match at Derby.
A fourth wicket stand of 148 between Billy Godleman and Wes Durston led Derbyshire’s recovery before Lancashire’s bowlers hit back strongly in the second session of the Division Two match at Derby.
An outstanding spell of fast bowling from Peter Siddle blew away Derbyshire’s top order after Lancashire lost their last two wickets for only one run on the second morning of the Division Two match at Derby.
Alviro Petersen erased the memory of his previous visit to Derby with an accomplished century that revived Lancashire’s fortunes on the opening day of the LV County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire.
Alex Hales hopes his double century against Yorkshire can boost his hopes of playing test cricket for England.
Derbyshire’s pace attack made full use of helpful conditions on a torrid morning for Lancashire’s batsmen at the 3aaa County Ground at Derby.
Wicketkeeper Tom Poynton has signed a one-year contract extension committing him to the club until the end of the 2016 season.
Wes Durston will lead the Derbyshire Falcons in this summer’s NatWest T20 Blast competition after signing a new one-year contract extension.
The 3aaa (Aspire Achieve Advance) group has extended its partnership with Derbyshire County Cricket Club.
Derbysire CCC batter Ben Slater believes his side have the building blocks in place to launch a serious promotion push.
Former England stalwart Mark Butcher is adamant the fact Derbyshire are still toiling away in LV= County Championship Division Two should not stand in Mark Footitt’s way of international stardom.
Young wicketkeeper Harvey Hosein says he is determined to become a regular in Derbyshire CCC’s first team after his record-breaking debut.
Wayne Madsen wants to bring the excitement back to Derbyshire by qualifying for the knockout stages of this year’s Natwest T20 Blast.
Wayne Madsen believes he can play his way in to the England side if he can hit ‘big runs’ this summer.
Captain Wayne Madsen says Derbyshire CCC must get off to a flyer as they look to seal promotion.
Alex Hughes believes Derbyshire should be setting their sights on promotion after the form they showed towards the end of last season.
Record-breaking Derbyshire batsman Martin Guptill finished leading run scorer in the 2015 Cricket World Cup and named in the team of the tournament.