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Roses clash heading for stalemate

Lancashire avoided the follow-on in reply to Yorkshire’s first-innings 448 for eight declared this morning to leave this Specsavers County Championship match at Emirates Old Trafford on the verge of a draw.

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Fleetwoods Jarrod Coombe was unable to help them get the better of Barrow

St Annes debut is a breeze for Breetzke

St Annes were the only Fylde coast club to avoid defeat in the Northern Premier League and they had to settle for a winning draw despite professional Matthew Breetzke’s dazzling debut at Kendal.

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Anderson - injury concern

Injury scare for Anderson In Roses clash

England Test bowler Jimmy Anderson left the field midway through his sixth over with a suspected groin injury during the opening morning of Lancashire’s Specsavers County Championship match against Yorkshire at Emirates Old Trafford.

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Matt Grindley: Delighted to welcome Breetzke

Fylde coast cricket preview: Debut for St Annes professional

South African Matthew Breetzke will make his debut as St Annes Cricket Club professional at Kendal tomorrow.

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New arrival at St Annes

St Annes sign teenager as new pro

St Annes Cricket Club have announced that 19-year-old South African Matthew Breetzke is their new professional

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Blackpool's Anurag Varma bowls at Dean Bell

Fylde coast cricket round-up: Northern League Twenty20, Lytham and Palace Shield

Unbeaten Blackpool maintained their fine start to the season with comfortable five-wicket wins over derby rivals Fleetwood and St Annes in the Northern League’s revamped twenty20 competition.

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Fantastic finale at Stanley Park

Lancashire beat Derbyshire with one ball to spare in Stanley Park thriller

Lancashire kept their Royal London Cup hopes alive with a dramatic victory at Blackpool.

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Lancashire set victory target

Lancashire set victory target of 161 at rain-hit Stanley Park

Persistent rain held up the Royal London Cup clash between Lancashire and Derbyshire in the Royal London Cup at Stanley Park.
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Steven Croft back at Stanley Park

Lancashire lead the way in crowded cricket weekend for Blackpool

The stakes could hardly be higher as county cricket takes centre stage at Stanley Park on Friday.

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Tom Hessey takes a Rainhill wicket, caught behind by Matthew Stevenson

Fylde coast cricket review: Northern League, Lytham and Palace Shield

Blackpool dropped their first points of the season in the Northern Premier League, while St Annes continued their promising start without their professional with a second win.

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Royal London reverse for Lancashire

Another Royal London loss for Lancs

Lancashire Lightning's miserable run in the Royal London Cup continued as they lost their third match in a row in the competition in a high-scoring contest against Northants Steelbacks at Liverpool.

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Neels Bergh

Fylde coast cricket review: Northern League, Lytham and Palace Shield

New Fylde coast professionals showed their class as Blackpool maintained their winning start to the Northern Premier League season and Fleetwood won the first derby of 2017.

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Haseem Habeed scored a composed 88

Lancashire CCC narrowly beaten in Royal London Cup

Leicestershire reeled in a revised target of 309 to beat Lancashire in a thrilling Royal London one-day Cup clash at Emirates Old Trafford by three wickets.

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Lancashire squad

County cricket action comes to St Annes

Top class women's county cricket comes to the St Annes CC ground on Sunday when Lancashire take on Middlesex in the Royal London Cup

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Matt Grindley

Blackpool CC welcome new professional but St Annes are kept waiting

Blackpool Cricket Club look forward to the debut of their new professional tomorrow but St Annes are still sweating on the arrival of theirs.

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Livingstone - Lancashire hero

Lancashire in stunning comeback victory

Lancashire pulled off one of the great cricketing comebacks of recent memory to beat Somerset by 164 runs and record their first Specsavers County Championship win since May 2016.

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Lancashire geared for close call

Lancashire set victory target

Lancashire's clash with Somerset at Old Trafford in the Specsavers County Championship Division One was set for a fascinating finish.

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Michael Erlank bowling for St Annes

Cricket clubs’ first day supersubs

Blackpool Cricket Club and St Annes CC couldn’t complete the paperwork in time for their new professionals to take the field on the opening day of the Northern Premier League season, though their deputies did just fine.

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Lytham St Annes captain Matt Grindley is set for a second season in charge this year

St Annes’ skipper excited for the new season

Lytham St Annes CC go into the new Northern Premier League Division One season with a new professional and hopes of a better season at Vernon Road.

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Paul Danson

Star returns but Blackpool CC keep focus on youth

Blackpool Cricket Club welcome back a special guest for tomorrow’s Northern Premier League opener but the Stanley Park club will again showcase young homegrown talent this season.

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