Pope and Foakes allow daydreams of normality as cricket's hollow reality continues in Oval sunshine  
  Championship Digest: Friday, April 16, 2021  
  Few teams have Essex in a position like this, so can Durham finish the job?  
  James Bracey produces timely hundred on competitive day between local rivals  
  Mohammad Abbas blitzes Middlesex with hat-trick and 17-ball five-wicket haul on home debut for Hampshire  
  Dom Sibley is third England player to suffer finger injury after fracturing digit on Warwickshire duty  
  QUIZ! IPL orange and purple cap winners  
  After 10 years in different divisions, Essex and Durham make up for lost time  
  A Leicestershire revival, on and off the pitch  
  Steven Davies shines for Somerset in the South-West derby  
  Stone ramps it up on slow-burn day  
  Sussex to be without Phil Salt until the end of May because of broken foot  
  Championship Digest: Thursday, April 15, 2021  
  In appreciation of Alex Davies: Lancashire's opener continues to thrive in the silence  
  George Scrimshaw is back  
  IPL 2021 - Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Capitals: Match preview  
  The Cricketer announces Bonne Maman as official partner of National Village Cup  
  County Championship Essentials: Round 2  
  Ben Stokes ruled out of IPL with hand injury  
  A monkey off the back for Ed Barnard  
  Heath Streak banned for eight years for breaching ICC anti-corruption code  
  England to begin women's international summer with India Test  
  Jofra Archer's IPL participation remains uncertain as road to recovery begins  
  IPL 2021 – Sunrisers Hyderabad v Royal Challengers Bangalore: Match preview  
  Jackson Bird ruled out of Lancashire spell with neck injury  
  Jofra Archer will not be rushed back to IPL action, confirm Rajasthan Royals  
  QUIZ! Most wickets in an IPL season  
  WATCH: Pre-season well underway at Newcastle-under-Lyme School  
  County Championship team of the week: Robson, Vince and Stevens are in... but who else makes our XI?  
  All women's Hundred matches to be streamed for free via Sky Sports' YouTube channel  
  Ricky Skerritt re-elected Cricket West Indies president after running unopposed  
  Kent to play home One-Day Cup matches at Beckenham  
  Leicestershire submit complaint to ECB regarding Hassan Azad’s dismissal  
  Cricket matches to pause for Prince Philip's funeral  
  Girls' cricket booming at Sedbergh School  
  Becoming Afghanistan's cricket hero: Rashid Khan outlines his route to the top  
  CHAMPIONSHIP DIGEST: Catch up with all of Thursday's action around the counties  
  Jack Leaning prevails on a day where there was something for everyone  
  ECB push government for Covid certificates to ensure full grounds can deliver 'great sporting summer'  
  Sachin Tendulkar leaves hospital after Covid-19 scare  
  Dan Lawrence eases back into the groove after busy winter  
  Sam Robson enjoys dream day on occasion that batsmen either love or hate  
  Points to prove and exciting youngsters: County Championship players to watch  
  Captain Pant, treble tilt and CSK revival... IPL 2021 Things to Watch  
  Lancashire targeting red-ball success as squad depth gives Dane Vilas reason to be cheerful  
  Ollie Robinson appointed Sussex’s Championship vice-captain  
  Harry Brook, Ben Coad and Duanne Olivier among seven Yorkshire players to sign new contracts  
  Work for The Cricketer: Temporary subscriptions and ecommerce coordinator  
  Full county season represents next step in Brandon Glover's rapid rise  
  The County Championship is back, so it's time for Tim Murtagh  
  Sean Abbott joins Surrey for Championship and Blast stint  
  Michaela Kirk and Ellie Mitchell join Trent Rockets ahead of women's Hundred