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Red Rose can flower in hosting international cricket

Lancashire CCC chairman David Hodgkiss has spoken of his pride after the county was awarded a top international match package.

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Charlotte Short hitting out for Carr Hill

Cricket season starts early for Blackpool and Fylde girls

Thoughts of summer brighten up these chilly days and an indoor cricket event at Blackpool Sports Centre in Stanley Park  gave girls from Carr Hill, St Mary’s and South Shore Academy a warm glow.

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Lancashire's new signing Joe Mennie

Chilton made a Mark on Lancashire CCC’s new man Mennie

Lancashire’s overseas signing for the 2018 season, Joe Mennie, revealed the part played by assistant coach Mark Chilton in persuading him to join the Red Rose.

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Jos Buttler inspired England to a one-day series win against Australia

Lancashire’s Buttler serves up series success for England

Eoin Morgan hailed Jos Buttler’s role in the series-clinching victory over Australia and declared England’s performance the best of his captaincy.

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Mennie in action for the Sheffield Shield

Lancashire announce Australian Joe Mennie as 2018 overseas player

Lancashire have signed Australian bowler Joe Mennie as their overseas player for 2018.

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Lancashire skipper Liam Livingstone

Lancashire’s Liam ready for the Tests ahead

England call-up Liam Livingstone believes his Test credentials should not be judged on how he fared in two Twenty20 internationals last summer.

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Liam Livinstone

England Test call for Lancashire captain Livingstone

Lancashire batsman Liam Livingstone has been named in the England Test squad for the first time ahead of the  two-match series against New Zealand in March.

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Australia's Steve Smith and team-mates celebrate winning The Ashes at Sydney Cricket Ground

Jimmy: Ashes was missed opportunity

England’s failure to capitalise on opportunities in key moments of the Ashes resulted in their 4-0 loss to a “far better” Australia side, Lancashire’s Jimmy Anderson admitted after the series drew to a close in Sydney

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Lancashire coach Glen Chapple

Lancashire coach Chapple to help lead the Lions

Lancashire head coach Glen Chapple will join the England Lions coaching staff for their upcoming tour of the West Indies in February.

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Craig Overton suffers an injury during the Ashes Test match at the WACA in Perth

Boxing Day Test is temptation for Craig

Craig Overton may risk suffering a punctured lung if he plays on in the Ashes with a hairline rib fracture.

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Steven Croft

Lancashire ace Croft returns to his roots for cricket chats

Fylde coast cricket fans will have the chance to pitch questions to Lancashire star Steven Croft as he tours the county’s grassroots clubs as part of his 2018 testimonial year.

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Australia celebrate the final wicket of Chris Woakes to win the Ashes at the WACA in Perth

Root demands response after Ashes debacle

Joe Root admitted England have been outclassed by Australia as they surrendered the Ashes before Christmas following a comprehensive innings-and-41-run defeat in Perth.

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Bairstow celebrates his century

England collapse lets Aussies off the hook

England failed to cash in on centuries from Jonny Bairstow and Dawid Malan as familiar problems persisted on a fluctuating second day in the third Ashes Test.
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Malan celebrates as he brings up his century

Malan ton gives England Ashes hopes a boost

Dawid Malan's maiden Test century gave England the advantage on a spicy first day in Perth.

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Livingstone - long term contract

New skipper signs extended Lancashire deal

Newly-appointed Lancashire Cricket Club captain Liam Livingstone has signed an extended contract at Old Trafford until the end of the 2021 season.

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Lester - contract extended

Seamer Lester agrees new deal at Old Trafford

Poulton cricketer Toby Lester has signed an extended contract with Lancashire.
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Australia's Josh Hazelwood celebrates the wicket of Joe Root

Root digs his heels in as critics take aim

Joe Root insists England are still “massively” in the Ashes series despite falling 2-0 behind with a 120-run defeat in the second Test.

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James Anderson bowls during day three of the Ashes Test match at the Adelaide Oval

Anderson still eyeing England victory

James Anderson believes England can still win the second Test after they staged a final-session fightback against Australia on day three in Adelaide.

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Faulkner - two-year deal

Aussie ace joins Lancashire T-20 campaign

Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has signed a two-year T20 contract with Lancashire.

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Livingstone - new Lancashire captain

Livingstone takes Lancashire lead role

Liam Livingstone is to replace Steven Croft as captain of Lancashire, the Old Trafford club have announced.

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