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O'Brien pummels Foxes
Sunday 24th April 18:56

Niall O'Brien hit 94 as Northants opened the CB40 season with a seven-wicket win over Leicestershire.

Kent collapse to Brooks
Thursday 14th April 19:28

Northamptonshire bowled Kent out for a mere 119 to complete an innings victory inside three days at Wantage Road.

Hall shows some Steel
Tuesday 22nd June 21:42

North Group leaders Notts were held to a thrilling tie by Northants despite needing just five from the final over.

Northants in pole position
Wednesday 23rd September 18:45

Northamptonshire put themselves in prime position for promotion after a crushing victory over Leicestershire.

Steelbacks seal maiden win
Wednesday 6th May 19:19

Rob White's unbeaten half-century took Northamptonshire to their first Championship win.

Hall bowls Northants to win
Monday 4th May 19:06

Northamptonshire claimed their first win in this year's FP Trophy with a 35-run victory against Glamorgan.

Lancashire cruise on Horton ton
Sunday 26th April 19:31

Paul Horton's century allowed Lancashire to ease to a six-wicket success at Northamptonshire.


World Cup Flashback

World Cup Flashback

Is Herschelle Gibbs dropping Steve Waugh the costliest fielding error in World Cup history?

Why I Love the CWC

Why I Love the CWC

Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie remembers the 1999 World Cup semi-final fondly.

Top Ten: Cricketing greats who dabbled in football, or were lost to it

Top Ten: Cricketing greats who dabbled in football, or were lost to it

Following the surprising news that former England fast-bowler Steve Harmison is the new manager of non-league Ashington, we look at some other examples of players to have bridged cricket and football.

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