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Keaton Jennings counts on Durham pal to break ice with England squad

Keaton Jennings hopes that Ben Stokes will be the right man to break the ice for him once he meets the England Test squad for the first time in Mumbai.

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Keaton Jennings

Durham’s Keaton Jennings called up by England

Durham opener Keaton Jennings has been called up by England for the remaining two Tests of the series against India.

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Paul Collingwood will again captain Durham in 2017. Picture by Frank Reid

Durham begin life in Division Two with home match against Notts

Durham have been handed a home opener in the 2017 Specsavers County Championship Division Two campaign.

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Keaton Jennings

Durham star Keaton Jennings may yet invoke relegation exit clause

Batsman Keaton Jennings could yet invoke the relegation clause he inserted into his four-year contract with Durham.

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Keaton Jennings, Durham's star of the season, bats at the Emirates Riverside.

Council leader hails Botham appointment at Durham CCC

The leader of Durham County Council has welcomed Sir Ian Botham as the new chairman of Durham County Cricket Club.

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Sir Ian Botham named new Durham chairman

Cricket legend Sir Ian Botham is Durham CCC’s new chairman.

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Gary Scott was last night named as the Dukes North East Premier League's First Division player of the season

Sunderland-born title winner Gary Scott named as First Division player of the season in the NEPL

Wearsider Gary Scott was last named as the Dukes North Premier League’s First Division player of the season.

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England and Durham's Mark Wood

Mark Wood signs three-year deal with Durham

Durham CCC and England fast bowler Mark Wood has committed to a new three-year contract at Emirates Riverside.

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England's Ben Stokes, right, successfully makes an appeal to dismiss of Bangladesh's Taijul Islam

Stokes has x factor to help england win

Captain Alastair Cook said that Durham’s Ben Stokes has the “x-factor” after he helped England to a First Test victory over Bangladesh.

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ECB chief Tom Harrison says Durham's sanctions were 'harsh but appropriate'.

Durham sanctions were 'harsh but appropriate' says ECB chief

Sanctions imposed on Durham CCC over their financial bail-out were "harsh but appropriate", according to the England and Wales Cricket Board's chief executive.

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Durham celebrate a wicket in the county championship this season

Council agrees rescue package for Durham CCC

Durham’s future as a financially viable first-class club is a major step closer after confirmation that the county council has unanimously agreed to a “rescue package”.

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Ian Pattison hits out for Seaham Harbour against Boldon this year

Seaham Harbour star Pattison joins rivals Boldon

Boldon have signed Seaham Harbour all-rounder Ian Pattison for the 2017 North East Premier League season.

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England's Mark Wood

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood says he was only “60%” and “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood has revealed that his fitness was only “60%” and he “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September, writes Andrew McDonnell.

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England's Mark Wood

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood says he was only “60%” and “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood has revealed that his fitness was only “60%” and he “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September, writes By Andrew McDonnell.

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Durham duo pen new two-year deals

Durham duo Brydon Carse and James Weighell have committed their future to the club, penning new two year contracts at the Emirates Riverside.

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Philadelphia pro Armajeet Singh

Philadelphia hope to make the most of home improvement

Work is well underway on a major scheme which will improve both the square and outfield of Philadelphia Cricket Club.

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Sam Blacklock

Sam lands key scoring role at 19

A promising young cricket scorer from Hetton has been given the opportunity to become the new County Scoring Officer for Durham.

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Chance to take up cricket umpiring in introductory taster session

The Durham Branch of the Association of Cricket Officials will be running a free introductory course for individuals interested in becoming a cricket umpire.

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Sir Ian Botham.

Sir Ian Botham determined to help relegated Durham bounce back

Former England and Durham all-rounder Sir Ian Botham is set to take a role with his old county side to try to “rescue a wonderful place”.

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