Leicestershire County Cricket Club news

Thatched cricket pavilion which schooled Jonathan Agnew named among England's most remarkable places

 Uppingham School's pavilion was completed in 1923 and is now Grade II-listed by Historic England

Leicester Mercury Thursday, 20th December 2018, 4:00AM - read

First look inside new county pub opened by England cricketers Stuart Broad and Harry Gurney

 It's the second pub launched by the Cat and Wickets Pub Co

Leicester Mercury Thursday, 20th September 2018, 11:17AM - read

Mighty Maasai Warriors take on Duchess of Rutland XI at Belvoir Castle

 The match was played in the shadow of the stately home

Leicester Mercury Saturday, 8th September 2018, 10:22AM - read

Parrot halts cricket match after taking a shine to fielder

 The large macaw perched on the cricketer 'like he was Long John Silver'

Leicester Mercury Thursday, 6th September 2018, 9:33AM - read

Family of cricket captain who died aged 28 finally have answers about his death

Memorial day is taking place in tribute to Ryan Tilley, who died six months ago

Leicester Mercury Saturday, 25th August 2018, 10:33AM - read

Burglars smash through Barkby Cricket Club pavilion roof and steal booze and Haribo

'The alarm was triggered but we are quite some distance from the nearest homes'

Leicester Mercury Tuesday, 14th August 2018, 12:42PM - read

Leicestershire County Cricket med centre to keep its name

 Morningside Pharmaceuticals, in Loughborough, has had its name attached to the county cricket medical centre since 2016

Leicester Mercury Thursday, 31st May 2018, 5:00AM - read

Leicestershire seemingly face a battle to keep Zak Chappell at Grace Road

 The 21-year-old is seen as an England prospect

Leicester Mercury Monday, 30th April 2018, 3:55PM - read

'We have lost a friend, a team-mate, a leader. Forever our captain.'

 Tributes have been paid to former Cropston cricket captain Ryan Tilley, who has died aged 28

Leicester Mercury Monday, 19th March 2018, 5:58PM - read