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An unbeaten half-century from James Harris saw visitors Middlesex complete an outstanding recovery to beat Leicestershire by one wicket in a marvellously tense finish to their Specsavers Division Two county championship match at the Fischer County Ground, Grace Road.

The temperature nudged the mercury towards nearly 30c as the man sat down on a bench, sited between Grace Road’s evocative pavilion and the sight screen.

Middlesex ended day three of their County Championship match at Grace Road on 82-3, 299 runs adrift with only seven wickets remaining.

Middlesex bowled Leicestershire out for 186 in their second innings on a baking hot afternoon at Grace Road, to leave the visitors facing a challenging target of 381 to win.

Middlesex’s bowlers showed fight on the third morning of their County Championship match with Leicestershire at a sunny Grace Road on Friday.

Middlesex’s Paul Stirling says they need a strong start to day three of their County Championship Division Two clash with Leicestershire if they are to force their way back into the contest.

Leicestershire’s bowlers drove home the advantage after their batsmen, led by a first-class career best 196 not out by Colin Ackermann, posted an imposing first innings score in their Specsavers County Championship match against Middlesex at the Fischer County Ground, Grace Road.

Middlesex bowler Tim Murtagh was happy to pick up a five-wicket haul on the first day of their County Championship Division Two match at Leicestershire.

An outstanding unbeaten 151 from Leicestershire’s Colin Ackermann, his second century in the championship this season, left Middlesex under pressure at the end of the first day of their Specsavers County Championship match at the Fischer County Ground.

Morgan also scored England’s fastest-ever half-century in one-day cricket

Experienced off-spinner makes temporary switch to the Ageas Bowl

Keeping wicket against the Australians at Lord’s can be ticked off Robbie White’s bucket list – his next target is to find a way back into Middlesex’s four-day side.

Eoin Morgan insists his England side are putting the past to one side ahead of their Royal London One-Day International Series against Australia.

Australia wrapped up their preparations for the one-day international series with England by beating Middlesex by 101 runs at Lord’s.

Middlesex head coach Richard Scott paid tribute to Eoin Morgan and Paul Stirling after both hit centuries in their Royal London One-Day Cup win at Gloucestershire on Wednesday.

Royal London One-Day Cup South Group: Gloucestershire 289 a/o lost to Middlesex 322-3 by 33 runs

A lack of match-winning contributions from batsmen has blighted Middlesex’s latest Royal London One-day Cup campaign according to James Franklin.

Middlesex batsman Stevie Eskinazi could not hide his frustration after his side’s Royal London One-Day Cup defeat against Surrey.

Tom Curran celebrated his latest England call-up by keeping alive Surrey’s Royal London One-Day Cup hopes at the expense of Middlesex at Lord’s.

Hackney CC got their 2018 North East London League campaign off to a winning start with success against Camel CC on a hot day at London Fields.

Middlesex will use game against Australia on June 9 to help charity

Middlesex captain Steven Finn was left frustrated but proud after his side’s five-wicket loss to Hampshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Wednesday.

Reece Topley bowled Hampshire to the brink of the Royal London Cup’s knockout stages as they beat Middlesex by five wickets at Merchant Taylors’ School.

It’s not everyday you bowl out a top-class player at the Home of Cricket - but now Hackney’s Richard Barnes can say he’s done exactly that.

England bowler Toby Roland-Jones believes playing disability cricket could be the perfect way for people to develop key life skills both on and off the pitch.

Spinner Ravi Patel is relishing the pressure as he attempts to bowl Middlesex into the Royal London One-day Cup knockout stages for the first time.

The National League club and the County Championship Division One champions hosted an event at Brisbane Road last week aimed at bringing the community together

John Simpson says Middlesex just have to move on from their 53-run defeat against Somerset in the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Middlesex coach Richard Scott hailed his side after a third successive win in the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Paul Stirling defied a thigh injury which forced him to bat with a runner to score his second century in less than a week as Middlesex beat Sussex by 74 runs at Hove in the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Royal London One-Day Cup, South Group: Glamorgan (302-9) lose to Middlesex (304-6) by two runs

Batsman opened against Essex, but came in at number three against Kent

Middlesex captain Steven Finn paid tribute to the efforts of Paul Stirling following their Royal London One-Day Cup win over Kent.

Paul Stirling equalled his highest score in the Royal London One-day Cup to set up a Middlesex victory as they overcame Kent by 70 runs at Radlett.

Bloody Lads CC came out on top against Clapton & Oval in their North East London League clash at a damp London Fields.

Tom Helm, Tom Barber and James Fuller took part in initiative to help raise funds for RNLI

The sun finally shone on the latest round of matches in the Victoria Park League.

Middlesex one-day captain Steven Finn has been speaking after his side’s six wicket defeat by Essex at Radlett CC in the Royal London One-Day cup on Thursday.

Essex matchwinner Tom Westley has been speaking after hitting an impressive 134 off 119 balls as the Eagles beat Middlesex by six wickets at Radlett CC in the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Tom Westley struck his first century of the season to secure a winning start to Essex’s Royal London One-Day Cup campaign as they thrashed Middlesex by six wickets at Radlett.

It is November 2017 in Woolongabba, Brisbane in the tough, hot and fiery Australian state of Queensland.

Seamer to skipper Seaxes in absence of Dawid Malan

Midds held to draw

Monday, May 14, 2018

James Bracey’s second century of the season saw Gloucestershire comfortably salvage a draw in their County Championship clash with Middlesex at Lord’s.

Australian all-rounder Hilton Cartwright is hoping Middlesex can complete victory over Gloucestershire at Lord’s on Monday to give themselves a boost heading into the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Gloucestershire face an uphill battle to stave off County Championship defeat on Monday after they were made to follow on against Middlesex at Lord’s.

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