English cricket is set to step up its drug-testing procedures as a result of the death of Tom Maynard.
Tributes are being paid to the former Sussex and England cricket captain Tony Greig, who died this weekend after having a heart attack.
An annual sporting occasion involving yachtsmen from Hampshire and the Isle of Wight was called off when waves stopped play.
Stand-in captain Eoin Morgan has been ruled out of tonight's second Twenty20 international against New Zealand, meaning James Tredwell will lead the side.
Morgan, who was deputising as skipper with Stuart Broad rested, has suffered a hand injury and England will now turn to Kent spinner Tredwell as a third option.
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Video footage has emerged of Friends Life t20 winners, Liam Dawson, Sean Ervine, James Vince and Chris Wood performing some incredible skills as they warm up for their opening match against Surrey at The Ageas Bowl on June 26.
The Tunbridge Wells Cricket Festival has begun with a victory for Kent, with the side beating the Netherlands.
Kent County Cricket Club's Chief Executive Jamie Clifford says a successful festival is vital for the finances of the club.
Kent have begun the 101st Tunbridge Wells Cricket Festival with a victory over the Netherlands in front of a bumper crowd. Former skipper Rob Key was the hero with an unbeaten 144 to steer Kent home by eight wickets.
Tunbridge Wells cricket week begins today with a bumper crowd of up to three thousand expected as Kent take on the Netherlands in a one day match.
A company has been charged after a builder was killed when a concrete wall fell on him at a cricket ground in Hampshire.
Phillip Carsley died on 8 February, 2010. Concrete from building works on two new stands fell on him whilst he was working at the Ageas Bowl.
– Zoe Martin, Specialist Prosecutor in the CPS Special Crime Division
I have now concluded there is sufficient evidence and it is in the public interest to charge Ian Gould, director of Prefix Limited, the company contracted to install concrete units in the ground, with gross negligence manslaughter and two offences contrary to section 33 of the Health and Safety at Work Act. I have also concluded that there is sufficient evidence and it is in the public interest to charge Andrew Scott Limited, the company project-managing the construction of the spectator stands, with two offences contrary to section 33 of the Health and Safety at Work Act.
Both companies are due to appear at West Hampshire Magistrates' Court on 3 July, 2013.
Hampshire all-rounder, Liam Dawson has, today, been using sport to inspire young people to apply mathematics to everyday life.
Dawson spent the morning at Southampton’s Springhill Catholic Primary School, doing cricket-based activities with more than 120 children, mostly aged 8-9, across four different sessions. The “mathletes” then worked out a range of mathematical equations based on the activities they had undergone.
Richard Morgan tweeting from the inquest of Tom Maynard has said:
"Rory Hamilton-Brown, captain of Surrey, also says he wasn't aware of any drugs misuse by Tom Maynard."