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Somerset's Lewis Gregory believes he will have a licence to thrill if selected for England's Twenty20 opener against New Zealand on Friday - but he is not content to be merely labelled "a slogger".

Uphill Castle Cricket Club celebrated their annual end of season awards night at Hornets Rugby club.

Cricket: Bartlett commits to Somerset

Saturday, October 26, 2019

George Bartlett has become the latest exciting young player to commit his future to the club.

Weston Cricket Club members celebrated reaching the end of the season with their annual awards dinner at Devonshire Road, writes Josh Thomas.

Children at a primary school were excited to get up close to the World Cup.

England's World Cup-winning vice-captain received an award in recognition of his success on the cricket field this summer.

Somerset head coach Jason Kerr has signed a new two-year contract extension that will run to the end of the 2022 season.

Back in May, St George Easton-in-Gordano were up against Weston Town in the Weston & District League's Atwell Shield final.

Marcus Trescothick was deprived of a fairy-tale farewell after Somerset were once again forced to settle for the runners-up spot in the Specsavers County Championship.

The Battle of Arnhem is probably one of Britain's biggest defeats during the Second World War.

Rain washed out Somerset's bid for a first ever title on the third day of the Specsavers County Championship with Essex at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton on Wednesday.

Roelof van der Merwe breathed life into Somerset's title challenge on a rain-affected second day of the Specsavers County Championship match with leaders Essex at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.

Sam Cook and Simon Harmer struck double blows for Essex before rain washed out play with only 27.5 overs bowled on the opening day of the Specsavers County Championship title decider against Somerset at Taunton.

Kyle Abbott claimed Hampshire's best-ever bowling figures and the fourth-best in Specsavers County Championship history as Somerset's hopes of winning the title took a hefty blow at the Ageas Bowl.

Kyle Abbott produced the best Specsavers County Championship figures for three years with a spellbinding nine-for and Hampshire teammate James Vince struck his first red-ball century of the season to end Somerset's hopes of winning the title this week.

Hampshire's Liam Dawson defiantly scored his first Specsavers County Championship century for three years on Monday to put the buffers on Somerset's title charge.

Stuart Bruce has hailed a "record breaking" season for Lympsham and Belvedere Cricket club.

Somerset have announced that Tom Banton has signed a new two-year contract extension.

Somerset's hopes of a first ever County Championship title were given a massive boost by a crushing 298-run victory over Yorkshire inside three days at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.

Somerset boosted their hopes of winning a first County Championship title with a dominant display on day two against third-placed Yorkshire at Taunton.

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