Northamptonshire supporters are crossing off the days to the start of the 2017 season – as the newest member of Wantage Road’s support team works hard to get the Steelbacks squad ready for that first ball.
South Africa visit the County Ground for a highly anticipated One Day Match in May 2017. This will see the Proteas take on the Steelbacks in their preparation for their tour of England.
We are delighted to be working with The Nigel Wagstaff Charity for the 2017 season. They are hoping to raise £37,000 so we will be looking forward helping them reach this target with various events held at The County Ground over the next year.
Soak up some winter sun and join Northamptonshire County Cricket Club on their pre-season tour of Barbados from the 12th March 2017.
It was announced back in September that the English first-class counties had voted by a sizeable majority to give ECB the go-ahead to explore further a proposal for a new eight-team T20 competition. To allow Steelbacks’ fans to have the best and latest available information, we sat down with Northamptonshire CCC’s chairman Gavin Warren to ask him a series of questions.
Northamptonshire County Cricket Club’s debt to Northamptonshire County Council has been significantly reduced as the club repay £1million.
The squad wanted to make a champions DVD to be released this October, not only to mark the end of a fantastic year, but to give you, the fans, an insight into what it’s like being a Steelback and how these 'underdogs' have done it again!
At the start of a new year, Andrew Radd looks back at the Northamptonshire cricket scene half-a-century ago
Duckett, Graeme White, Tim Bresnan and Harry Gurney qualified from the North Group, with Dawson, Matt Coles and the Somerset pair Lewis Gregory and Tim Groenewald qualifying from the South Group.
Keaton Jennings will lead the England Lions in their four-day and one-day series against Sri Lanka A next February and March. The Durham opener, who joined a select band to score a century on Test debut in Mumbai last week after being called from the Lions camp in Dubai to replace the injured Haseeb Hameed in the England squad, will be joined in Sri Lanka by both Hameed and Ben Duckett.
LHG Live are proud to announce that The County Ground, home of Northants Cricket, Northampton, will welcome Olly Murs on Friday 14th July, performing as part of his huge Summer UK Tour.
The ECB has announced the full domestic fixture programme for 2017 which will include an historic first full round of nine day/night matches in the Specsavers County Championship next June.
It’s that time again already! 2016 was an exceptional season for Northamptonshire, the team performed outstandingly as a unit, resulting in some exciting matches as well as some phenomenal individual stand out performances.
Ben Duckett has become the 24th player to represent England in Test cricket whilst with Northamptonshire - so who are the other 23?
The County Corporate Club provides a cost effective way to be involved with the club, whilst providing exceptional value for you as a company, not just in tangible benefits but networking opportunities amongst a strong network of sponsors and hospitality guests all for a one off fee.
The life and career of Alan Hodgson is remembered in a tribute by Andrew Radd - first published in the Northamptonshire Telegraph and now reproduced here.