Kent County Cricket Club news
There are fears the future of county cricket in Tunbridge Wells...
After more than 100 years of hosting county games, the Tunbridge Wells cricket festival is under threat – due to poor grounds maintenance.Concerns have been raised after the latest game against Sussex nearly ha ...
Kent Live Thursday, 1st June 2017, 10:43AM - read
Sussex prepare for crucial Royal One-Day London Cup clash with...
Sussex Sharks are preparing for their crucial final Royal London One-Day Cup South Group match tomorrow (Wednesday, May 17), when they face South Coast rivals Hampshire at the Ageas Bowl (1.30pm start).The top three team ...
Kent Live Tuesday, 16th May 2017, 3:55PM - read
Wayne Parnell in South Africa squad for Champions Trophy
Kent’s overseas fast bowler Wayne Parnell has been selected in South Africa’s squad for the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy to be held in England and Wales this summer. Last year’s overseas signin ...
Kent CCC Wednesday, 19th April 2017, 12:39PM - read
Stevens riding high in PCA MVP rankings
Darren Stevens again demonstrated why he has been one of the top performers in the Professional Cricketers’ Association Most Valuable Player Rankings over the past decade with another match-winning contribution ...
Kent CCC Tuesday, 18th April 2017, 1:14PM - read
Second XI lose Trophy opener at Radlett
A young second XI lost their Trophy opener to Middlesex by 182 runs at Radlett. Alex Blake won the toss and invited the hosts to bat first and a 186-run second-wicket stand by Hong Kong opener Ansy Rath (123) and George ...
Kent CCC Monday, 17th April 2017, 6:38PM - read
Stevens five-wicket haul sets up big Kent win at Hove
Darren Stevens’ 14th first class five-wicket haul ripped out the Sussex top order before Mitch Claydon, Matt Coles and Wayne Parnell helped wrap up a 226-run win at Hove. read more
Kent CCC Monday, 17th April 2017, 4:33PM - read
Alex Blake leads second XI in Trophy opener
Alex Blake will lead the second XI as they begin their competitive campaign with a double-header against Middlesex at Radlett. Before a three-day Championship match on Tuesday (18 April), players will be hoping to stake ...
Kent CCC Monday, 17th April 2017, 8:13AM - read
Kent players warm up with club cricket friendlies
Several Kent pros and Academy scholars were in action as clubs finished their pre-season preparations with friendlies around the county. All-rounder Adam Ball picked up 2/25 in nine overs as Tenterden won at The Mote bef ...
Kent CCC Sunday, 16th April 2017, 6:25PM - read
Northeast smashes unbeaten 173 as Kent build big lead
Skipper Sam Northeast hit an unbeaten 173 supported by fifties from Sean Dickson and Darren Stevens as Kent earned a big lead on the third day of the Specsavers County Championship match at Hove. read more
Kent CCC Sunday, 16th April 2017, 5:40PM - read
Kent build lead after dismissing Sussex on day 2
Mitch Claydon took four wickets as Kent gained a slender lead after Sussex’s tail wagged on day two of the Specsavers County Championship match at Hove. Wickets fell in pairs with Wayne Parnell demolishing Harr ...
Kent CCC Saturday, 15th April 2017, 6:42PM - read
Dickson, Stevens & Parnell 50s help Kent post 304 at Hove
Half-centuries for Sean Dickson, Darren Stevens and Wayne Parnell helped Kent gain three bonus points as Sussex paceman Jofra Archer grabbed seven wickets on day one of the Specsavers County Championship match at Hove. r ...
Kent CCC Friday, 14th April 2017, 6:42PM - read
Imran Qayyum aiming to break into first XI
Kent left-arm spinner Imran Qayyum has started the season in style as he bids to break into the first team, writes Peter Burrowes. The 23-year-old made his Specsavers County Championship debut in 2016 against a former Te ...
Kent CCC Friday, 14th April 2017, 1:45PM - read
Specsavers County Championship: round 2 team news
Andy Wilson summarises the Specsavers County Championship team news for this weekend's matches (Friday, 11am start)... Sussex v Kent read more
Kent CCC Thursday, 13th April 2017, 6:36PM - read
Job Vacancy: Operations Director
There is an exciting opportunity to join Kent Cricket and lead a team to manage, and be accountable for all operational aspects of the club’s activities. You will be a key member of the Senior Managem ...
Kent CCC Thursday, 13th April 2017, 5:18PM - read
Parnell set for comeback against Sussex at Hove
South Africa fast bowler Wayne Parnell is set to make his Kent comeback, eight years after marking his debut as a teenager. The 27-year-old rejoined Kent for a short-term contract before a busy summer of international cr ...
Kent CCC Thursday, 13th April 2017, 4:51PM - read
Haggett delighted with opening up
Kent all-rounder Calum Haggett showed his versatility by scoring a half century as an opening batsman in a joint Essex-Kent Second X1 side that defeated Durham by 74 runs in a one day friendly at Billericay on Monday. Ca ...
Kent CCC Tuesday, 11th April 2017, 1:34PM - read
Paceman Wayne Parnell returns to Kent
Kent have bolstered their bowling attack with the return of South Africa left-arm paceman Wayne Parnell. The 27-year-old played for Kent in two spells in 2009 and will be the county¹s overseas player for a spell ...
Kent CCC Monday, 10th April 2017, 3:08PM - read
Several players to get match practice in second XI friendlies
Six Kent players have been selected for a joint Essex/Kent Second XI one day match at Billericay Cricket Club on Monday (10 April). Alex Blake, Adam Ball, Zak Crawley, Calum Haggett, Hugh Bernard and Matt Hunn will be jo ...
Kent CCC Sunday, 9th April 2017, 6:50PM - read
Stevens and Harris demolish Gloucestershire to bag big win
Kent’s wily seamer Darren Stevens bagged six for 22 to help his side to secure a dramatic three-day victory in Canterbury where Gloucestershire were skittled for 61 in the space of 93 minutes. read more
Kent CCC Sunday, 9th April 2017, 4:37PM - read
Job Vacancy: Grounds
Kent County Cricket Club are looking for someone to join the groundstaff on a temporary contract to undertake duties at The County Ground, Beckenham. The role is full-time for 6 months across the cricket season and is de ...
Kent CCC Sunday, 9th April 2017, 2:27PM - read