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In 2014, two years after finishing runners-up to Bridgwater in the Somerset Cup, Chris Davidson led Weston back to the final to take on Ilminster at the County Ground in Taunton.

An image of Ben Stokes just after he hit the winning runs in the third Specsavers Test between England and Australia at Headingley has won the Wisden–MCC Photograph of the Year competition for 2019.

Jos Buttler’s status as an England World Cup winner has already assured his place in the history books but the shirt he wore at the decisive moment last summer could soon secure a more immediate legacy: helping save lives threatened by coronavirus.

England’s World Cup winning wicket-keeper has put his World Cup final shirt on eBay to help raise money for charity in aid of fighting coronavirus.

There will be no professional cricket played in England and Wales until May 28, the ECB has announced.

Somerset County Cricket Club have taken the informed decision to cancel their planned pre-season tour to Abu Dhabi over coronavirus.

Somerset have announced the return of fan favourite Corey Anderson for the 2020 Vitality Blast.

Somerset have agreed personal terms with South African international Vernon Philander for the 2020 season.

Weston’s preparations for the 2020 season have begun following the release of the West of England Premier Two fixtures.

Somerset sign Australian batsman Wade

Monday, December 23, 2019

Somerset have announced the signing of Australian batsman Matthew Wade for the 2020 season.

Somerset County Cricket Club has, after an exhaustive review of the relevant appeal procedures, decided against appealing the decision of the Cricket Discipline Commission Panel to dock them points.

Former Somerset cricketer Peter Trego has been hired by Brean Golf and Country Club to be an ambassador.

Somerset will start the next County Championship season with a 12-point penalty after being found guilty of breaching pitch regulations.

Somerset County Cricket Club have announced captain Tom Abell has pledged his future to the side.

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.

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