Shantry rested for one-day cup battle

Worcester News:

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes has named a 12-man squad for today's Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Northamptonshire Steelbacks at Milton Keynes.

Munro set to boost County in T20 last eight

Worcester News:

7:33pm Sunday 27th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids have received a massive boost with Colin Munro given permission by New Zealand Cricket to play in Saturday’s NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final with Surrey Lions at the Kia Oval.

City run rule over striker Richards against Evesham

Worcester News:

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

STRIKER Justin Richards is set to get another chance to impress Worcester City against Evesham United tonight (7.45).

Rapids aim to book quarter-final place

Worcester News:

9:00am Friday 25th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids director of cricket Steve Rhodes has named a 13-strong squad for tonight’s crucial NatWest T20 Blast encounter with Derbyshire Falcons (5.30pm).

Mason is buoyed by McClenaghan potential

Worcester News:

8:30am Monday 21st July 2014

BOWLING coach Matt Mason says he is excited about what Mitchell McClenaghan brings to the Worcestershire team.

McClenaghan set to make his debut

Worcester News:

10:00am Friday 18th July 2014

MITCHELL McClenaghan could make his debut for Worcestershire Rapids in tonight’s NatWest T20 Blast clash at holders Northamptonshire Steelbacks (6.30pm).

County re-structure their New Road coaching set-up

Worcester News:

5:55pm Thursday 17th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE have changed their coaching set-up after the recent death of assistant coach-academy director Damian D’Oliveira.

Crisis club Hereford in county cup delay

Worcester News:

12:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

UNCERTAINTY continues to surround crisis club Hereford United after their Herefordshire FA Senior Cup final against Westfields was called off.

County target rapid response to defeat

Worcester News:

9:30am Friday 11th July 2014

SKIPPER Daryl Mitchell is looking for Worcestershire Rapids to react in positive fashion to the home reversal against Lancashire Lightning in tonight’s NatWest T20 Blast derby with Birmingham Bears at Edgbaston (6.30pm).

Moeen relishing his battle with Indians

Worcester News:

9:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

MOEEN Ali is relishing the challenge of coming up against Virat Kohli and India’s other batsmen in the five-match Investec Test series which starts at Trent Bridge today.

Neale helps Moeen stay in New Road touch

Worcester News:

8:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

MOEEN Ali is relishing being part of the England set-up but that does not stop him keeping in regular touch about the fortunes of Worcestershire – sometimes with the help of former captain Phil Neale.

County tackle Flintoff factor

Worcester News:

8:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

ANDREW Flintoff is poised to feature against Worcestershire Rapids in tomorrow’s NatWest T20 Blast top-of-the-table clash with Lancashire Lightning at New Road (2.30pm).

Eight-game unbeaten aim for rampant Rapids

Worcester News:

6:00am Friday 4th July 2014

UPDATE: The Worcestershire Rapids and Yorkshire Vikings game was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

Rhodes — Winning players did it for Dolly

Worcester News:

6:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

STEVE Rhodes revealed his Worcestershire players were determined to win the Glamorgan clash in honour of late academy director Damian D’Oliveira.

Worcester race results

Worcester News:

7:56pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

WORCESTER’S Pitchcroft Racecourse staged a feast of National Hunt action today with eight races on the card.

Moeen Ali keeps England Test squad place

Worcester News:

7:09pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

MOEEN Ali has retained his place in the England squad for the opening Investec Test against India at Trent Bridge, which begins next Wednesday.

D’Oliveira legacy to live on at County

Worcester News: D’Oliveira legacy to live on at County

8:00am Tuesday 1st July 2014

DAMIAN D’Oliveira’s legacy at New Road will provide benefits for Worcestershire for years to come, according to chief executive David Leatherdale.

Andrew could be fit to bowl again in August

Worcester News: GARETH ANDREW: Injury blow.

6:00am Monday 30th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE are optimistic paceman Gareth Andrew will make a complete recovery from his current back problem and are also hopeful he may even be able to resume bowling by the end of the current campaign.

There will be no let-up, says County skipper

Worcester News: DARYL MITCHELL: Golf success.

10:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

SKIPPER Daryl Mitchell has challenged the Worcestershire squad to maintain the standards set during the first half of the season when they return to LV= County Championship action against Glamorgan at New Road tomorrow (11am).

Moeen misses out on County T20 test

Worcester News: GARETH ANDREW: Injury blow.

9:00am Friday 27th June 2014

MAN-of-the-moment Moeen Ali has been told he cannot play NatWest T20 Blast cricket for Worcestershire by the England and Wales Cricket Board.

First washout for T20 North leaders Worcestershire

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:49pm Friday 27th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE suffered their first washout in the NatWest T20 Blast North Group this season when their meeting with Nottinghamshire fell victim to a thunderstorm at New Road.

Moeen shows his Test class

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

10:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

ENGLAND captain Alastair Cook believes Worcestershire star Moeen Ali has all the right credentials for a long and successful Test career.

Barnard ready to make his debut

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:00am Tuesday 24th June 2014

ENGLAND Under 19 batsman Ed Barnard is set to make his first appearance of the summer for Worcestershire in the four-day Second XI friendly with Warwickshire at Barnt Green starting today.

County’s triumph amazes Rhodes

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

6:26pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes admitted he was “astounded” by the way Worcestershire Rapids “dismantled” Birmingham Bears to win the NatWest T20 Blast derby at New Road by eight wickets.

Worcs target derby success over Bears

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

2:07pm Friday 20th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE will be gunning for a derby-day victory over Birmingham Bears in tonight’s sold-out NatWest T20 Blast clash at New Road to further underline their qualification credentials.

Top to play bottom in Division Two clash

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

11:00am Saturday 14th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE bid to reinforce their position at the top of LV= County Championship Division Two at cellar-dwellers Leicestershire at Grace Road tomorrow.

Rapids chasing fifth T20 victory

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

10:00am Friday 13th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids go in search of a fifth straight NatWest T20 Blast victory tonight.

Moeen so close to Test half-century

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

6:11pm Thursday 12th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE batsman Moeen Ali fell two runs short of a half-century on his England Test debut against Sri Lanka at Lord’s.

Moeen’s ready for first Test at Lord’s

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

6:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

MOEEN Ali has spoken of his pride after being called up to England’s Test squad for the first time ahead of today’s first Investec Test against Sri Lanka at Lord’s.

Rhodes optimistic about Andrew's return

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

8:50am Monday 9th June 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes is hopeful that Worcestershire all-rounder Gareth Andrew could resume bowling in time for the Rapids’ NatWest T20 Blast encounter with Nottinghamshire Outlaws at New Road on June 27 “if all goes to plan”.

County reward Oliver with a full-time deal

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

6:00am Saturday 7th June 2014

HARD-hitting batsman Richard Oliver has been rewarded with a Worcestershire contract until the end of the 2015 season following his impressive displays in the opening matches of the NatWest T20 Blast.

Moeen Ali in England Test squad

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

10:22am Thursday 5th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE'S on-song Moeen Ali is in line to make his England Test debut after being picked in the squad to face Sri Lanka at Lord's next week.

Test hope Moeen concentrating on County

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

9:00am Wednesday 4th June 2014

THE name of Moeen Ali will without doubt have featured regularly in the England selectors’ conversations ahead of this summer’s impending Test series with Sri Lanka and India.

Two-week contract deadline for County T20 hero

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

4:57pm Sunday 1st June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids' NatWest T20 Blast hero Richard Oliver has revealed he has two more weeks to convince the club whether or not he should be offered a contract.

Rhodes looking for Rapids T20 repeat

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:00am Friday 30th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE fans will finally get to see the Rapids in action at New Road tonight as the club kick off their home NatWest T20 Blast campaign (5.30pm).

County deserved more points says Rhodes

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

8:30am Thursday 29th May 2014

FRUSTRATED Steve Rhodes felt his side were hard done by in only taking one point more than Kent from the two sides’ rain-ravaged LV= County Championship Division Two game at Tunbridge Wells.

Seamer Morris pens new deal

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:07am Wednesday 28th May 2014

CHARLIE Morris has vowed to repay the faith shown in him by Worcestershire director of cricket Steve Rhodes and bowling coach Matt Mason after signing a new contract with the club until the end of the 2017 season.

County face tough test at Trent Bridge

Worcester News: DARYL MITCHELL

9:10am Friday 23rd May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids’ devilishly difficult start to this year’s NatWest T20 Blast continues tonight when they travel to Trent Bridge to face much-fancied Nottinghamshire Outlaws (6pm).

Rhodes calls on batsmen to match bowlers

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

11:00am Wednesday 21st May 2014

STEVE Rhodes challenged his batsmen to raise their game in line with Worcestershire’s on-song bowling unit.

County secure four-day game against touring Black Caps

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

1:02pm Monday 12th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE will take on the exciting talent of New Zealand in a four-day match at New Road next summer ahead of their Test, ODI and Twenty20 series against England.

County snap up Twenty20 star Hales

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

2:51pm Friday 2nd May 2014

ENGLAND Twenty20 record-breaker Alex Hales has joined Worcestershire on a month's loan from Nottinghamshire as cover for Moeen Ali in the LV= County Championship.

Moeen call for England encounter

Worcester News: Moeen's grand hope may come up short

5:56pm Thursday 1st May 2014

ALL-rounder Moeen Ali has been named in the England one-day squad to take on Scotland this month.

Rhodes warns against County complacency

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9:32am Saturday 26th April 2014

DIRECTOR of cricket Steve Rhodes has warned his Worcestershire team not to get carried away with their fine start to the season - despite being strengthened by the arrival of spinner Saeed Ajmal.

Saeed Ajmal given green light to figure for County

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

PAKISTAN off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been cleared to play a shortened stint with Worcestershire.

Disciplined bowlers are crucial to County win

Worcester News: STEVE RHODES.

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

DELIGHTED Steve Rhodes praised his bowlers after the Worcestershire attack ran through Kent to seal a confidence-boosting victory.

County prepare for further Saeed blow

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SAEED Ajmal’s Worcestershire return could be further curtailed because of Pakistan’s hastily-arranged tour of Sri Lanka.

Saeed to miss Kent clash due to red tape

6:01am Saturday 12th April 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE will be without the services of Saeed Ajmal for tomorrow's first home game of the LV= County Championship Division Two season against Kent at New Road.

Tom earns top award for school displays

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE batsman Tom Kohler-Cadmore has been chosen as the young Wisden schools’ cricketer of the year.

Sharp to stand in for D’Oliveira at New Road

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

8:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

FORMER Yorkshire batting coach Kevin Sharp will be joining Worcestershire to cover for the absence of Damian D’Oliveira due to health issues.

Kiwi flavour added to Worcestershire

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

6:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE have snapped up a brace of New Zealanders to bolster their overseas options.



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