Rapids back on track with Steelbacks triumph

Worcester News:

5:56pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE recovered well to overcome Northamptonshire by 88 runs and register their first win in the Royal London One-Day Cup.

County beaten in tough cup opener

Worcester News:

7:31pm Sunday 27th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids suffered an eight-wicket defeat when they opened their Royal London One-Day Cup campaign against Essex Eagles at New Road.

Ross Whiteley's nine sixes blast County into T20 last eight

Worcester News:

9:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE face a trip to play Surrey at The Oval a week tomorrow after reaching their fourth quarter-final since Twenty20 cricket began in 2003.

Victory reinforces County credentials

Worcester News:

6:02pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE took another massive step towards promotion when they defeated Gloucestershire by eight wickets with a day to spare in a LV= County Championship Division Two encounter at Cheltenham.

Worcestershire force Gloucestershire to follow on

Worcester News:

6:32pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE dominated with bat and ball after enforcing the follow-on on the second day of the LV= County Championship clash with Gloucestershire at Cheltenham.

Century number five for Mitchell

Worcester News:

6:45pm Monday 21st July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE skipper Daryl Mitchell registered his fifth century of the season on a see-saw opening day in the LV= County Championship clash with Gloucestershire at Cheltenham.

County win away to lift T20 quarter-final bid

Worcester News:

10:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids skipper Daryl Mitchell produced a stunning performance with the ball as his side overpowered Northamptonshire Steelbacks by 31 runs to take a big step towards the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast.

Saeed signs off with Worcestershire victory

Worcester News:

6:43pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

LEADERS Worcestershire gave Saeed Ajmal a winning send-off as they overpowered Leicestershire by 204 runs at New Road in a major step towards securing promotion in the LV=County Championship.

Kohler-Cadmore makes 99 as County take control

Worcester News:

7:04pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE claimed two early wickets after setting Leicestershire 458 for victory in the LV= County Championship match at New Road after Tom Kohler-Cadmore fell one run short of his maiden first class century.

Leicestershire hit back after trailing Worcestershire on first innings

Worcester News:

10:38am Tuesday 15th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE fought back and claimed eight wickets for 86 runs to earn a first innings lead of 41 on the second day of the LV= County Championship clash with Leicestershire at New Road.

Daryl Mitchell reaches season milestone

Worcester News:

6:29pm Sunday 13th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE skipper Daryl Mitchell completed 1,000 LV= Championship runs for the season before Leicestershire fought back strongly on the opening day at New Road.

Rapids beaten in derby clash

Worcester News:

9:40pm Friday 11th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids suffered a second successive defeat in the NatWest T20 Blast as Birmingham Bears pulled off a five-wicket win with four balls to spare in the derby clash at Edgbaston.

Lightning strike to end Rapids' record

Worcester News:

7:14pm Sunday 6th July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids’ eight-game unbeaten run in the NatWest T20 Blast came to an end when Lancashire Lightning – featuring England hero Andrew Flintoff – won by 50 runs in the North Group top-of-the-table clash at New Road.

County back on top of the championship table

Worcester News:

6:59pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE moved back to the top of LV= County Championship Division Two after Saeed Ajmal and Charlie Morris demolished Glamorgan to secure a 249-run win at New Road.

County leave Glamorgan with mountain to climb

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:34pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE set a 355-run target after rapid half -centuries from Richard Oliver and Moeen Ali on the third day of the LV= County Championship clash with Glamorgan at New Road.

County gain control of championship clash

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:47pm Monday 30th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE gained the upper hand after claiming four wickets in the post-tea session on the second day of the LV= County Championship match with Glamorgan at New Road.

Ton-up Fell lifts County

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

8:34pm Sunday 29th June 2014

TOM Fell continued his fine form with a second successive century to spearhead a Worcestershire recovery on the opening day of the LV = County Championship match with Glamorgan at New Road.

Rapids romp to derby triumph

Worcester News: DARYL MITCHELL

8:28pm Friday 20th June 2014

WITH a combined winning streak of nine games between Worcestershire Rapids and Birmingham Bears going into this NatWest T20 Blast derby, something had to give.

Morris turns tables with record figures

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

6:34pm Monday 16th June 2014

CHARLIE Morris returned his career best figures for Worcestershire to lead a second day fightback against Leicestershire in the LV= County Championship clash at Grace Road.

Kervezee's ton steadies ship

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

8:01pm Sunday 15th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE were indebted to a superb century from Alexei Kervezee in the top-versus-bottom LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Leicestershire at Grace Road.

Worcestershire romp to fifth consecutive T20 success

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

10:08pm Friday 13th June 2014

CHRIS Russell took three wickets in the final over as Worcestershire Rapids defeated Derbyshire Falcons by eight runs under the floodlights at Derby for their fifth successive win in the NatWest T20 Blast.

County level with Hampshire at top after visitors play out draw

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

5:50pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE moved back level on points with Hampshire at the top of LV= County Championship Division Two despite the New Road clash with their nearest rivals ending in a draw.

Saeed’s magic baffles Hants

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:16am Wednesday 11th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE spin wizard Saeed Ajmal weaved his magic with another seven-wicket haul as Hampshire were forced to follow-on after being dismissed for 219 on the third day of the LV= County Championship Division Two encounter at New Road.

Kervezee shines in County's top-of-the-table clash with Hampshire

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

6:41pm Sunday 8th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE batsman Alexei Kervezee registered his third 50 plus score in the LV= County Championship this season on a keenly fought opening day against fellow top two side Hampshire at New Road.

Worcestershire roar back to sink Durham

6:57pm Saturday 7th June 2014

ROSS Whiteley and Gareth Andrew powered Worcestershire to an unlikely five-wicket win over Durham in the NatWest T20 Blast at New Road.

'Captain Fantastic' Mitch inspires win

Worcester News: DARYL MITCHELL

8:29pm Friday 6th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids skipper Daryl Mitchell led his side to a third successive win in the NatWest T20 Blast with a sparkling half-century in the five-wicket success over Leicestershire Foxes at Grace Road.

Rain denies title-chasing Worcestershire again on travels

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

6:38pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE suffered more weather frustration as lengthy rain spells on the final day meant their LV= County Championship match with Surrey at the Kia Oval was doomed to finish as a draw.

Shantry shines to put victory in sight

Worcester News: Shantry

6:44pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

JACK Shantry’s superb afternoon spell has put Worcestershire on course – weather permitting – to register an innings victory over Surrey in the LV= County Championship Division Two clash at the Oval.

County run up record as batsmen rule the roost at the Oval

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:36am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE registered their highest ever total at the Oval but then found Surrey wickets hard to come by on the second day of the LV = County Championship clash.

Moeen stars in dominant show

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

6:49pm Sunday 1st June 2014

MOEEN Ali scored his first century of the season as promotion-chasing Worcestershire dominated the opening day of the LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Surrey at the Kia Oval.

Oliver leads the way as Rapids romp to five-wicket win

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

8:19pm Friday 30th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids launched their home programme in the NatWest T20 Blast in convincing fashion with a five-wicket victory over holders Northamptonshire Steelbacks at New Road.

Rain hits second day at Kent

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

5:06pm Monday 26th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE only managed 14.1 overs on day two of their LV= County Championship Division Two clash at Kent.

Leach's first-class best skittles Kent

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

12:21pm Monday 26th May 2014

ALL-rounder Joe Leach’s first LV= County Championship five-wicket haul put Worcestershire in command on the opening day at Tunbridge Wells.

Rapids record maiden victory

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

9:59pm Friday 23rd May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Rapids secured their first NatWest T20 Blast victory of the season after Nottinghamshire Outlaws' lower order collapsed in a 24-run defeat at Trent Bridge.

Saeed spins County to top of the table

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

5:34pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

SPIN wizard Saeed Ajmal shot Worcestershire back to the summit of Division Two with a stunning 13-wicket haul to down Essex.

Contest in balance as wickets tumble

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

6:37pm Monday 19th May 2014

A FINISH within three days is on the cards at New Road today after Worcestershire’s clash with Essex moved on at pace with 16 wickets falling on day two.

Mitchell stars again before Saeed swoops with ball

Worcester News: DARYL MITCHELL: Golf success.

7:43pm Sunday 18th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE skipper Daryl Mitchell's golden run of form continued on the opening day of the LV = County Championship match with Essex at New Road before spinner Saeed Ajmal struck two late blows for the hosts.

Lancashire total proves too much for Worcestershire

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

3:10pm Sunday 18th May 2014

PAUL Horton and Tom Smith's 128-run stand allowed Lancashire to edge to a 12-run Twenty20 Blast victory over Worcestershire at Old Trafford last night.

Rapid demise for County at Durham

Worcester News: Shantry

8:58pm Friday 16th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE made a Rapid start with the ball, but were unable to capitalise as they fell to an opening night NatWest T20 Blast defeat at Durham Jets.

Mitchell leads the way for County

Worcester News: Print (5983875)

8:43pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

CAPTAIN Daryl Mitchell scored his second century of the match as Worcestershire continued to stamp their authority on proceedings against Glamorgan at Cardiff.

Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

Worcester News: Andrew's haul puts Worcestershire in command

10:21am Tuesday 6th May 2014

GARETH Andrew’s career-best five-wicket haul put Worcestershire in control on day two of their LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Glamorgan in Cardiff.

Mitchell defies Glamorgan on tough opening day for County

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

8:07pm Sunday 4th May 2014

A DEFIANT unbeaten century from captain Daryl Mitchell gave Worcestershire hope on the opening day of the LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Glamorgan in Cardiff as they closed on 232-9.

County bowlers win praise of Steve Rhodes after thrashing Derbyshire

Worcester News: STEVE RHODES.

6:37pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

STEVE Rhodes was full of praise for his entire bowling unit – not just spin wizard Saeed Ajmal – after Worcestershire wrapped up a dominant win over Derbyshire in LV= County Championship Division Two.

County put Derbyshire under pressure with commanding lead

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:03pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

COMEBACK kid Alexei Kervezee blitzed Worcestershire to a commanding lead over Derbyshire going into the last day of the LV= County Championship Division Two clash at New Road.

Madsen denies Worcestershire at New Road

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

6:32pm Monday 28th April 2014

WAYNE Madsen’s unbeaten century enabled Derbyshire to rally back from losing four wickets for five runs either side of lunch to post a competitive first-innings total of 219 in the LV= County Championship Division Two contest with Worcestershire.

County make hay without sunshine

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:44pm Sunday 27th April 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE struck two early blows with the ball in the short passage of play possible on the opening day of the LV County Championship encounter with Derbyshire at New Road.

Worcestershire finish off Kent to claim home opener

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

5:35pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CLINICAL Worcestershire continued their impressive start to the LV= County Championship Division Two season by ruthlessly seeing off Kent at New Road.

Ben Cox fires County into strong position

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

7:32pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

BEN Cox struck a fierce 89 to propel Worcestershire into a strong position against Kent on day three of their LV= County Championship Division Two match at New Road.

All to play for on day three of County home opener

Worcester News: GARETH ANDREW: Injury blow.

6:52pm Monday 14th April 2014

GARETH Andrew and Moeen Ali shared seven wickets as a disciplined Worcestershire bowling display restricted Kent to a first-innings lead of just five runs on day two at New Road.

County hit back with two wickets after disappointing total

Worcester News: Pupils set for Worcestershire summer school games

8:56pm Sunday 13th April 2014

TWELVE wickets fell on day one at New Road as Worcestershire were dismissed cheaply in their LV= County Championship Division Two home opener against Kent.



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