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Whitburn batsman Ben Markham in action against Stockton in the North East Premier League last weekend.

Seaham Harbour welcome Sacriston to town looking to improve their batting outlay


Ben Markham hits out for Whitburn against visitors Stockton on Saturday. Picture by Tim Richardson.

NE Premier League: Heat’s on Whitburn for crucial Premier relegation showdown after defeat to Stockton

Whitburn face a huge Premier Division relegation crunch derby at South Shields this coming Saturday – a match which will go a long way to deciding both clubs’ futures.

Whitburn's Harry Thursby bats against Stockton on Saturday. Picture by Tim Richardson.

NE Premier League: Mansingh’s determined effort counts for nothing for Washington against Seaham Harbour

Rain intervened across the whole First Division programme, with none of Saturday’s matches completed.

Horden's Will Iceton bowls to Dawdon opener Steven Cook on Saturday. Picture by Kevin Brady.

Durham Cricket League: Cowell the four-wicket hero as Dawdon clinch crucial victory to boost relegation fight

Dawdon gave their Division One survival hopes a boost, claiming a much-needed 50-run home win over fellow strugglers Horden.

Action from the Emirates as Durham were well beaten by Birmingham Bears.

Sorry Durham suffer another T20 thrashing as Birmingham Bears roar on

Birmingham Bears took a comfortable stride towards the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals when they thrashed Durham by eight wickets at Chester-le-Street.

Graham Clark bats for Durham last night. Picture by Tom Banks.

Jennings back with a bang to spark Durham Jets’ T20 victory over Worcestershire

Keaton Jennings enjoyed more success with the ball than the bat on his Durham Jets return in last night’s 13-run win at home to Worcestershire in the NatWest T20 Blast.


Eppleton stage Second XI T20 finals day tomorrow

The North East Premier League Second XI T20 Finals Day will be held at Eppleton CC tomorrow.

Praised: Matty Potts.

Collingwood praise for Durham youngster Matty Potts

Skipper Paul Collingwood hailed Sunderland-born 18-year-old Matty Potts – after rain scuppered Durham’s chance of victory at Leicestershire.

Cameron Steel

On-song Durham star thrilled to have made Durham’s fifth biggest score in front of his family

Cameron Steel’s 224 against Leicestershire this week is the highest score made by an England-qualified player for Durham.

Eppleton Under-13s, DCB Central Division champions.

Perfect 10 as Eppleton Under-13s clinch Central Division title

Eppleton Under-13s completed the perfect 10, going unbeaten through the league season to take the DCB Central Division honours for the second year running.

Silksworth batsman Gary McAvoy is caught by Murton wicketkeeper Gavin Milne on Saturday. Picture by Kevin Brady.

Durham Cricket League: Super show seals Silksworth success – and a climb off the foot of the table

Silksworth are off the bottom of Division Two, thanks to their second win of the season.

Burnmoor bowler Liam Dixon attacks against Sunderland on Saturday. Picture by Tim Richardson.

NE Premier League: Stuart and Symington the heroes as Seaham Harbour deservedly claim first victory at long last

Seaham Harbour are off the bottom of Division One at last – after a first win of the season in their crucial relegation encounter at home to fellow strugglers Mainsforth.

Sunderland batsman Tom Skilbeck in action at Burnmoor on Saturday.

NE Premier League: Lyons loses out to Felling

Felling moved off the foot of the Premier Division table after surprising Hetton Lyons with a four-wicket triumph at Hetton Lyons.

Paul Collingwood hits out on the way to an unbeaten 88 in Durham's dramatic T20 win over Yorkshire tonight. Picture by Tim Richardson.

Durham braves cling on to sink Yorkshire in dramatic T20 finish

Durham Jets clung on to record a morale-boosting one-run NatWest T20 Blast victory over Yorkshire Vikings tonight.


Durham Under-15s’ national semi-final dream dashed by defeat to Scotland

Durham Under-15s endured an agonising defeat to Scotland to miss out on the ECB County Cup national semi-finals.

Horden (bowling) v Easington (batting). Lal Kumar bowling for Horden. Picture: TOM BANKS

NE Premier League: Chester relish trip to face old rivals South North, as Eppleton look to build on superb win

Chester-le-Street travel to league leaders South Northumberland in the Premier Division on Saturday, relishing a big game against their old rivals.

Peterlee batsman JP Meade hits out in last week's clash with Hylton.

Durham Cricket League: Seaham Park looking for vital victory to keep Esh Winning at bay

Second-placed Seaham Park will be looking for their eighth win of the season in Division One on Saturday, when they host Esh Winning.

Could England star Mark Wood be available for Durham's T20 clash with Yorkshire?

Latham bow may help give Durham lift-off in T20 showdown against Yorkshire

Tom Latham could help Durham rekindle interest in their flagging NatWestT20 Blast campaign by making his debut against Yorkshire at the Emirates Riverside tomorrow night (6.30pm start).

Peterlee batsman Joe Spalding looks to score, as Hylton keeper Liam Foster waits to gather. Picture by Tim Richardson

Durham Cricket League: Hylton miss out in dramatic finale against Peterlee

Hylton were very disappointed with their three-run defeat against Peterlee as they lost ground in the Second Division promotion race.

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