Clarke is aiming to be among the runs

Worcester News:

5:40pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

JOE Clarke is aiming to make big runs this winter in Australia and for the Worcestershire second eleven next summer to enhance his chances of pushing for a first team spot.

New deal for ace Shantry

Worcester News:

6:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE paceman and end-of-season promotion hero Jack Shantry has signed a new three-year contract.

Spin-king Saeed has confidence in his new bowling action

Worcester News:

8:40am Tuesday 21st October 2014

SPINNER Saeed Ajmal has bowled with his remodelled action for the first time — and is confident of being cleared by the International Cricket Council to play in the 2015 World Cup.

Skipper Mitchell agrees to new four-year contract with Worcestershire

Worcester News:

6:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

SKIPPER and opening batsman Daryl Mitchell has given Worcestershire a massive boost by signing a new four-year contract — and he hopes the best years of his career are still to come.

Oliver keen to utilise his insider knowledge

Worcester News:

3:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE opener Richard Oliver will have first hand knowledge of the wickets he plays on for Geelong City in Australia this winter — as he will have helped to prepare them.

Abu Dhabi return trip for County in March

Worcester News: DAVID LEATHERDALE: Has more flooding to deal with.

10:00am Friday 10th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE are to return to Abu Dhabi in March as part of their preparations for LV= County Championship Division One.

Moeen is handed cricket accolade

Worcester News:

7:20pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

MOEEN Ali was crowned professional player of the year at the inaugural Asian Cricket Awards at Lord’s.

Rhodes expects tough times in Division One

Worcester News:

10:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes says Worcestershire will need all the resolve and resilience evident in 2014 to help them cope with LV= County Championship Division One next season.

Rhodes supports spin star’s comeback

Worcester News: File photo dated 28-04-2014 of Worcestsershire's Saeed Ajmal. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday September 9, 2014. Saeed Ajmal has been suspended from bowling for Pakistan after the International Cricket Council ruled his action is illegal.

12:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE director of cricket Steve Rhodes has thrown his support behind Saeed Ajmal and is hoping the Pakistan star can return to New Road.

Shantry given green light for Aussie spell

Worcester News:

5:44pm Monday 6th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE are happy for Jack Shantry to play Grade cricket in Melbourne this winter despite the heavy summer workload of the left armer.

Mitchell captains PCA team of the year

Worcester News:

6:09pm Sunday 5th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE skipper Daryl Mitchell’s fine season has been recognised by the Professional Cricketers’ Association.

Moeen in the running for top Asian cricket award

Worcester News:

8:20am Wednesday 1st October 2014

MOEEN Ali is on the shortlist for the inaugral Asian Cricket Awards (ASA) professional player-of-the-year prize.

My most satisfying season yet: Daryl Mitchell

Worcester News:

4:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

CAPTAIN Daryl Mitchell says winning promotion with Worcestershire’s class of 2014 is the most satisfying of his career.

Duo win call-up as County chase title

Worcester News:

5:51pm Monday 22nd September 2014

SPINNER Brett D’Oliveira and paceman Chris Russell have been added to the Worcestershire squad as they bid to clinch the LV= County Championship Division Two title against Essex at Chelmsford starting tomorrow (10.30am).

Rapids face new teams in 2015 Royal London One-day Cup

Worcester News:

8:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids will face three new opponents in the Royal London One-Day Cup after the draw was made for next season.

Morris has eyes on reaching 50 wickets

Worcester News:

6:12pm Thursday 18th September 2014

CHARLIE Morris is battling to emulate spin wizard Saeed Ajmal and seamer Jack Shantry in topping the 50-wicket mark for Worcestershire in the LV= County Championship this season.

All-rounder Leach off to Australia for the winter

Worcester News:

9:10am Tuesday 16th September 2014

ALL-ROUNDER Joe Leach will be looking to continue his form for Worcestershire when he heads to Australia this winter.

Challenge next season good for us: Moeen

Worcester News:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

MOEEN Ali insists Worcestershire will reap the benefit of their squad “becoming better players” no matter what the outcome of being back in LV= County Championship Division One next season.

Bring on Division One — Leatherdale

Worcester News: CHANGING OF THE ROYALS GUARD: David Leatherdale.

7:56pm Sunday 14th September 2014

CHIEF executive David Leatherdale believes Worcestershire are now in a “stronger position” to deal with the challenge of trying to stay in LV= County Championship Division One after gaining promotion.

Moeen given contract by England

Worcester News:

1:08pm Thursday 11th September 2014

MOEEN Ali has become the first Worcestershire player to be awarded a central contract by the England and Wales Cricket Board.

Ton-up Shantry gives Worcestershire victory hope

Worcester News:

6:10pm Thursday 11th September 2014

JACK Shantry scored a stunning maiden first-class century to help revive Worcestershire’s hopes in the LV= County Championship clash with Surrey at New Road.

Gloucestershire's Gidman signs New Road deal

Worcester News:

6:17pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE have bolstered their squad by signing experienced batsman Alex Gidman from Gloucestershire on a two-year contract.

Former Worcestershire spinner Saeed Ajmal suspended by International Cricket Council over illegal bowling action

Worcester News: File photo dated 17/09/2010 of Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday June 3, 2013. Ajmal touched down in England as the leading wicket-taker in ODI cricket this year, taking 19 wickets at 18.63 in nine matches. See PA sto

11:36am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Ajmal finished his spell with Worcestershire with 63 wickets in nine LV= County Championship Division Two matches.

Moeen back to lift promotion chances

Worcester News:

9:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE embark on their final New Road match of the season against Surrey today (10.30am) as they seek to clinch promotion from LV= County Championship Division Two.

Trio commit futures to County

Worcester News:

10:35am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE Worcestershire trio of Shaaiq Choudhry, Brett D'Oliveira and England Under 19s all-rounder Ed Barnard have all signed new contracts.

Heeley — City players starting to believe

Worcester News:

11:00am Monday 1st September 2014

WORCESTER City manager Carl Heeley reckons his players are finally beginning to believe they can be a force this season.

Moeen in England T20 squad for India clash

Worcester News:

6:30pm Sunday 31st August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE'S Moeen Ali has been included in the England squad for the NatWest International T20 match against India at Edgbaston on Sunday.

England under 19 ace extends his New Road contract

Worcester News:

10:10am Saturday 30th August 2014

ENGLAND Under 19 wicketkeeper Joe Clarke has signed a contract extension with Worcestershire until the end of the 2016 season.

Whiteley and Dolly called up by Worcestershire

Worcester News:

4:59pm Friday 29th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE director of cricket Steve Rhodes has named a 13-man squad for the LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Derbyshire at Derby starting tomorrow.

Keeper Cox says only title will do for County

Worcester News:

11:20am Friday 29th August 2014

WICKETKEEPER Ben Cox insists Worcestershire are focused on finishing as LV= County Championship Division Two championS and do not want to settle for being promoted as runners-up.

‘Pepsi’ signs new contract

Worcester News:

5:55pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE batsman Tom Kohler-Cadmore has boosted the New Road club by agreeing to extend his contract until the end of the 2016 season.

McClenaghan stays until end of the season

Worcester News:

9:30am Tuesday 26th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE have been given permission by New Zealand Cricket to extend paceman Mitchell McClenaghan’s spell at New Road through to the end of the season.

Andrew waiting on scan to assess his injury progress

Worcester News:

9:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE all-rounder Gareth Andrew is undergoing a spell of strengthening and conditioning work before having a scan to determine the progress he has made in recovering from his back problem.

Kiwi ace Munro happy to make a Rapid New Road return

Worcester News:

10:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

COLIN Munro has admitted his spell with Worcestershire was “an awesome experience” and he is keen to return for another spell at New Road should the club decide they want his services.

Cox commits future to County

Worcester News:

1:37pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE wicketkeeper Ben Cox has signed a new two-year contract with the LV= County Championship Division Two leaders.

Former New Road groundsman Prosser dies aged 82

Worcester News:

11:10am Tuesday 19th August 2014

GORDON Prosser, former head groundsman of Worcestershire County Cricket Club, has died at the age of 82.

Rhodes hands his players some much-needed time off

Worcester News:

10:21am Tuesday 19th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE director of cricket Steve Rhodes is to give his players time off to recharge their batteries ahead of the finale of the push to gain promotion to Division One of the LV= County Championship.

Fell agrees new County deal

Worcester News:

10:23am Monday 18th August 2014

TOM Fell has become the latest Worcestershire player to commit his future to the County after signing a two-year contract.

County duo sign new contracts

Worcester News:

11:38am Friday 15th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE all-rounder Joe Leach and paceman Chris Russell have signed new two-year contracts with the County.

Rhodes: Players won't get carried away in title quest

Worcester News:

11:10am Friday 15th August 2014

WORCESTER director of cricket Steve Rhodes has named a 12-strong squad for today's LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Gloucestershire at New Road (11am).

Russell back in mix for vital derby encounter

Worcester News:

6:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PACEMAN Chris Russell has been added to the Worcestershire squad for today’s crucial Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Gloucestershire at New Road (10.30am).

County endure frustrating day of rain at Hampshire

Worcester News:

9:26pm Monday 11th August 2014

ONLY 25 balls were possible at the Ageas Bowl where Hampshire quickly rattled up 42-0 against Worcestershire in a match eventually abandoned due to heavy showers.

Boss praises stunning one-day success

Worcester News:

9:00am Monday 11th August 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes hailed Worcestershire’s record-breaking batting display when beating Lancashire by seven wickets in the Royal London One-Day Cup at New Road.

Oliver left out while duo return for County

Worcester News:

6:00am Monday 11th August 2014

TOM Kohler-Cadmore and Shaaiq Choudhry return to the Worcestershire squad for today’s Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Hampshire at the Ageas Bowl (2pm).

Moeen bowls England to big victory

Worcester News:

6:53pm Saturday 9th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE'S Moeen Ali produced more bowling heroics as England completed a stunning innings victory over India with two days of the fourth Test to spare.

Injury worry for young County batsman

Worcester News:

6:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE will check on the fitness of batsman Tom Kohler-Cadmore before finalising their side for today’s Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Lancashire Lightning at New Road (10.30am).

England’s Moeen out for 13 in fourth Test

Worcester News:

6:02pm Friday 8th August 2014

MOEEN Ali was dismissed for 13 on the second day of the fourth Investec Test with India at Old Trafford.

County go in search of second success

Worcester News:

7:41pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

MITCHELL McClenaghan returns to the squad for tomorrow’s Royal London One-Day clash with Yorkshire Vikings at Headingley (10.30am) as Worcestershire seek a second win in the competition.

County switch focus to reaching another quarter-final

Worcester News:

5:49pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE will strive to bounce back from their NatWest T20 Blast exit with director of cricket Steve Rhodes insisting: “We are desperate to do as well as we can in all competitions.”

Run machine won’t give up on England

Worcester News:

6:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE skipper Daryl Mitchell admits it would be “a dream come true” to play for England.



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