Essex entertain Kent in tonight’s Friends Life t20 tie at the Ford County Ground without opening batsman Ravi Bopara. The day-nighter is the Eagles’ first home match in the South Group, but they will have to do without Bopara as he prepares for the final NatWest Series one-day international against West Indies. Young seamer Reece … Continue reading
England Lions batsman James Taylor, who was also a target for Warwickshire, has moved to Trent Bridge and signed a three-year deal with Nottinghamshire. His former county Leicestershire and the Outlaws have agreed a compensation fee for Taylor, who had a year left on his deal at Grace Road. Leicestershire had previously said they would … Continue reading
CB40 holders Surrey have been drawn against runners-up Somerset in the 2012 competition – and semi-finalists Durham have also been thrown into a tough-looking Group B.