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NZCity
Guptill features on Lancashire debuthis side on course to overhaul Lightning's plainly inadequate 149-8. Lancashir
Guptill features on Lancashire debut
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
his side on course to overhaul Lightning's plainly inadequate 149-8. Lancashire were struggling on 46-3 before Guptill and Steven Croft repaired some of the damage with a stand of 60 in eight overs, Guptill reaching his half-century off 34... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Mustard muscle trumps Guptill's impressive debutto see Paul Collingwood take a fine diving catch running back from point. That
Mustard muscle trumps Guptill's impressive debut
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
to see Paul Collingwood take a fine diving catch running back from point. That left Lancashire on 46 for 3 but Guptill and Steven Croft repaired some of the damage with a stand of 60 in eight overs, Guptill reaching his half-century off 34 balls... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Lancashire v Surrey County Championship: Alviro Petersen century for Red Rosehandle the pressure things tend to happen. I’m one of those guys who likes pres
Lancashire v Surrey County Championship: Alviro Petersen century for Red Rose
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
handle the pressure things tend to happen. I’m one of those guys who likes pressure.” Petersen shared a 148-run stand with Steven Croft, and he raced to his century off just 104 balls with 17 fours and a six as at times he bludgeoned the Surrey... Read more
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give me sport
Natwest T20 Blast Finals Day Previewgetting Lancashire off to a flyer and his strike rate of 141.59 shows how destr
Natwest T20 Blast Finals Day Preview
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
getting Lancashire off to a flyer and his strike rate of 141.59 shows how destructive he can be at the top of the order. Steven Croft: Nobody has played more T20 games for Lancashire and Croft is essential to everything Lancashire do. A brilliant... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Wes Durston hails ‘perfect start’ for Derbyshire Falcons in T20 cricketthe innings struggled for momentum against some excellent pace off the ball bow
Wes Durston hails ‘perfect start’ for Derbyshire Falcons in T20 cricket
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
the innings struggled for momentum against some excellent pace off the ball bowling. Neesham later trapped home captain Steven Croft lbw for a top-score of 31, while Livingstone (25) was the only other batsman to pass 20 after Derbyshire elected... Read more
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8d
NZCity
Kiwi cricketers star in upset winTom Smith managed nine off eight balls before chipping Neesham to mid-on, with
Kiwi cricketers star in upset win
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Tom Smith managed nine off eight balls before chipping Neesham to mid-on, with the New Zealander later trapping skipper Steven Croft lbw for a top-scoring 31 as he collected 2-38 off his four overs. Rutherford then led Derbyshire's run chase... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Champions Lancashire hammered by Derbyshire in opening match of T20 BlastBrown and Alviro Petersen - who opened with Smith - found runs hard to come by
Champions Lancashire hammered by Derbyshire in opening match of T20 Blast
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Brown and Alviro Petersen - who opened with Smith - found runs hard to come by before both falling, while skipper Steven Croft, playing his 119th consecutive T20 match for Lancashire, put on 31 in 34 balls. Liam Livingstone (25), Alex... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Tom Smith makes Lancashire comeback after injury nightmareon results in India over the weekend. They will add to an already powerful loo
Tom Smith makes Lancashire comeback after injury nightmare
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
on results in India over the weekend. They will add to an already powerful looking batting attack which includes Smith, Steven Croft, Alex Davies, Jordan Clark, Arron Lilley and Liam Livingstone - who yesterday launched a ball into The Point... Read more
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chroniclelive
Brydon Carse's Blaydon blindness shows magnitude of Durham's County Championship winProcter with “the dream ball” – leaving the left-hander, who edged for Scott Bo
Brydon Carse's Blaydon blindness shows magnitude of Durham's County Championship win
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
Procter with “the dream ball” – leaving the left-hander, who edged for Scott Borthwick to take a good catch – and captain Steven Croft took an unwise swipe at Weighell, whose final figures of 3-45 were the best of his short career. Again... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Durham v Lancashire County Championship: Kerrigan still hopeful of Red Rose winhave catchers behind the wicket. If we get off to a good start, you never know.
Durham v Lancashire County Championship: Kerrigan still hopeful of Red Rose win
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
have catchers behind the wicket. If we get off to a good start, you never know.” Kerrigan, Tom Bailey, Kyle Jarvis and a Steven Croft direct hit run out accounted for the Durham wickets in good batting conditions. After Lancashire passed the 262... Read more
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Vavel
County Championship Divison One: Rayner puts Surrey on the back-foot at The OvalProcter,Haseeb Hameed and Alviro Petersen made 74 and 61 in a 104-run stand bef
County Championship Divison One: Rayner puts Surrey on the back-foot at The Oval
Vavel / Posted 13 days ago
Procter,Haseeb Hameed and Alviro Petersen made 74 and 61 in a 104-run stand before Hameed fell to Scott Borthwick five overs from the close of play, but Steven Croft will restart on 31 not out on Tuesday morning as Lancashire are 205-4 as it st... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Durham v Lancashire County Championship: Haseeb Hameed falls short of century73 overs at the close. Unfortunately for Hameed, having shared partnerships of
Durham v Lancashire County Championship: Haseeb Hameed falls short of century
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
73 overs at the close. Unfortunately for Hameed, having shared partnerships of 104 and 77 with Alviro Petersen and captain Steven Croft, he was bowled by a long hop from Scott Borthwick. He tried to pull what was possibly the worst of the 181 he... Read more
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chroniclelive
Durham forced to battle in the field as Lancashire hit back at the Riversidewristy leg-side shots. It gave him his fifth four and he added three more as he
Durham forced to battle in the field as Lancashire hit back at the Riverside
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
wristy leg-side shots. It gave him his fifth four and he added three more as he gave solid support to Alviro Petersen and Steven Croft. The largely cloudless skies and a placid pitch combined to blunt an inexperienced Durham attack, in which... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sajid Mahmood's warning to young players as he swaps cricket for fashion worldto live their dream through hard work.” Simon Kerrigan, Mark Chilton, Kyle Hog
Sajid Mahmood's warning to young players as he swaps cricket for fashion world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
to live their dream through hard work.” Simon Kerrigan, Mark Chilton, Kyle Hogg, Farveez Maharoof, Sajid Mahmood and Steven Croft celebrate Lancashire's 2011 title win Having worked hard at cricket, he has had to do it all over again in the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Andrew Flintoff is back at Lancashirebowled in the nets the other day, which got a few people excited! Andrew Flint
Andrew Flintoff is back at Lancashire
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
bowled in the nets the other day, which got a few people excited! Andrew Flintoff celebrates the wicket of Ian Bell with Steven Croft during the T20 Blast Final in 2014 “Whatever sort of cricketer Freddie was, in the end it is quite a simple... Read more
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Vavel
County Championship round-up: Roses pair the early pacesetters in Championship after overcoming weather and opposition45 from 203 deliveries, before being trapped LBW by Kyle Jarvis.Simon Kerrigan
County Championship round-up: Roses pair the early pacesetters in Championship after overcoming weather and opposition
Vavel / Posted 19 days ago
45 from 203 deliveries, before being trapped LBW by Kyle Jarvis.Simon Kerrigan celebrates a Hampshire wicket with skipper, Steven Croft (image via: Getty) Kerrigan then took over during the afternoon session, claiming four more scalps including... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Why Jimmy Anderson is keen to play in T20 Blast for Lancashirehaving lost his Test place to Jonny Bairstow - and with the likes of big-hittin
Why Jimmy Anderson is keen to play in T20 Blast for Lancashire
Manchester Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
having lost his Test place to Jonny Bairstow - and with the likes of big-hitting Tom Smith, Karl Brown, Liam Livingstone, Steven Croft, Alex Davies and Jordan Clark joining Guptill in a powerful looking batting line-up - Anderson believes... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Lancashire v Hampshire County Championship: Luke Procter hits centuryI have really enjoyed it to be honest. “I got a few starts, now it is good to
Lancashire v Hampshire County Championship: Luke Procter hits century
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
I have really enjoyed it to be honest. “I got a few starts, now it is good to get a big score on the board. Lancashire's Steven Croft “It did come as a bit of a surprise when Ashley told me I would be batting at three at the start of the season,... Read more
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21d
Manchester Evening News
Lancashire vs Hampshire: Red Rose show title credentialsand Haseeb Hameed (41) took them to 157-1 at close. James Anderson dismisses J
Lancashire vs Hampshire: Red Rose show title credentials
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
and Haseeb Hameed (41) took them to 157-1 at close. James Anderson dismisses Jimmy Adams Add in a stunning run out by Steven Croft - which accounted for James Vince who went for a duck in front of the watching England coach Trevor Bayliss –... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
Kingston Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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27d
Oxford Mail
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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Gazette
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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27d
Vavel
County Championship Division One: Jake Ball dismisses Joe Root for golden duck in highlight of dayagainst Somerset at Taunton as they stretched their overnight score even furthe
County Championship Division One: Jake Ball dismisses Joe Root for golden duck in highlight of day
Vavel / Posted 27 days ago
against Somerset at Taunton as they stretched their overnight score even further to put them in a comfortable position. Steven Croft fell six runs shy of a century, but Livingstone went on to hit a ton as the visitors went on to declare on 493... Read more
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guardian-series
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
guardian-series / Posted 27 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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Harrow Times
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
Harrow Times / Posted 27 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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give me sport
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
give me sport / Posted 28 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Somerset v Lancashire County Championship: Liam Livingston hits maiden centuryscore 350 off just 138 balls, this was a controlled and responsible knock. He
Somerset v Lancashire County Championship: Liam Livingston hits maiden century
Manchester Evening News / Posted 28 days ago
score 350 off just 138 balls, this was a controlled and responsible knock. He shared 59 for the sixth wicket with captain Steven Croft and 80 for the ninth with Kyle Jarvis. Thanks for all the messages... What a day... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chancessixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine dec
Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 28 days ago
sixes. The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87. Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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28d
Sporting Life
Ball shines for Nottinghamshiresixes.The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine decla
Ball shines for Nottinghamshire
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
sixes.The 22-year-old helped his team turn 295 for four into 493 for nine declared, following the example of his captain Steven Croft (94) as the visitors prospered despite Roelof van der Merwe's three for 87.Somerset then reached stumps on 14... Read more
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28d
Manchester Evening News
Somerset v Lancashire County Championship: Alviro Petersen stars for Red Roseday score of 295-4 from 97 overs by posting a polished 83, including two sixes.
Somerset v Lancashire County Championship: Alviro Petersen stars for Red Rose
Manchester Evening News / Posted 28 days ago
day score of 295-4 from 97 overs by posting a polished 83, including two sixes. He shared 125 for the fourth wicket with Steven Croft either side of tea, with the skipper also impressing for 71 not out. Lancashire have plenty of work to do given... Read more
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28d
Vavel
County Championship Division One: Carberry sends timely reminder to England selectorsPetersen was the mainstay for his team throughout the day making 83(140) to hel
County Championship Division One: Carberry sends timely reminder to England selectors
Vavel / Posted 28 days ago
Petersen was the mainstay for his team throughout the day making 83(140) to help his team to 295-4 at the end of day one. Steven Croft will return for Lancashire on day two 71 not out as he looks to get to a century and move his team on to get a... Read more
29d
Sporting Life
Brooks impresses for Yorkshirewere contributions from all of the top six, with former Somerset batsman Alviro
Brooks impresses for Yorkshire
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
were contributions from all of the top six, with former Somerset batsman Alviro Petersen top-scoring with 83 and captain Steven Croft unbeaten on 71 at the close.In Division Two England captain Alastair Cook continued his profitable start to the... Read more

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