Posts Tagged ‘IPL’

Irish cricketer Kevin O’Brien eager for IPL chance

imageIreland’s Kevin O’Brien will hope for more good news from Bangalore when the Indian Premier League players’ auction takes place in the southern Indian city on Saturday.

It was in Bangalore last year where O’Brien scored the fastest World Cup century of all time during Ireland’s sensational win over England.

O’Brien got to three figures in just 50 balls and finished with 113, including six sixes and 13 fours, in a magnificent display of clean hitting as Ireland won by three wickets with seven balls to spare. (more…)

County cricket – as it happened

imageThe best of the action from the latest round of the 2011 County Championship. Updates though the day and click here for scores

9.30am: The latest round of County Championship games continues today:

Mike Selvey is on duty for Northants v Essex, David Hopps will bring you news of Yorkshire v Notts and Andy Wilson is covering Lancashire v Somerset.

A preview of all the counties can be found here.

You can find full fixture lists for the season here.

And you can follow the action throughout the season here.

And there’s county cricket commentaries on BBC local radio here. (more…)