In the first of three special reports, our Sports correspondent Donovan Blake looks at how sports are changing - first our need for speed.Read the full story ›
Essex bowler Jamie Porter has been named the County Championship Player of the Year, while teammate Dan Lawrence won the young player prize.Read the full story ›
Essex have lifted cricket's county championship trophy for the first time in 25 years after thrashing Yorkshire in Chelmsford.Read the full story ›
Essex batsman Tom Westley has been left out of England's Ashes squad for their tour of Australia this winter.Read the full story ›
Essex County Cricket Club have won their first County Championship title since 1992.Read the full story ›
Cambridgeshire cricketer Charlotte Edwards has announced her retirement from the sport.Read the full story ›
Essex Eagles and Northamptonshire Steelbacks have both been knocked out of the T20 Blast after they failed to win their final group games.
The Eagles were well beaten at Sussex as they fell 55 runs short of their 173 target, while Northants' match against Durham fell victim to the weather.
It means that Northants' reign as champions is over after they won the competition last season.
- Video report by ITV News Anglia's Donovan Blake
It will be a proud day for everyone connected with Mildenhall Cricket Club when former player Tom Westley makes his England Test debut later today.
The Essex batsman has been named in the team to face South Africa at The Oval.
Mildenhall was one of Westley's first clubs and he still occasionally plays for them when he gets a chance.
England batsman Tom Westley admits his family were very emotional after hearing of his call-up for the upcoming Test against South Africa.Read the full story ›
Essex batsman Tom Westley has been named in the England Test squad to face South Africa next week.Read the full story ›