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Khan signs up for Lancashire T-20 campaign

Lancashire have re-signed Pakistan international Junaid Khan for the 2017 NatWest T20 Blast.

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Joe Root

Root named England captain

England have appointed Joe Root as their new Test captain.

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Saqib Mahmood - thrilled

Lancashire duo sign up to new deals

Liam Livingstone and Saqib Mahmood have signed new contracts to stay at Old Trafford.

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Morecambe captain Josh Dixon. Picture: Tony North

Morecambe sign Sri Lanka international

Morecambe Cricket Club have signed a Sri Lanka international as their professional for the 2017 season.

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Alastair Cook poses with the Urn in 2013

Cook quits as Test skipper

Alastair Cook has stepped down as England Test captain.

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Lancashire women to make history

Lancashire women to make history

Lancashire Thunder will be a part of history later this summer as they play in two of the first ever televised domestic women’s matches in this country after the ECB finalised the 2017 Kia Super League fixtures.

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Chanderpaul - back at Old Trafford

West Indian veteran returns to Lancashire Cricket Club

Lancashire have announced the double signing of former West Indian Test player Shivnarine Chanderpaul and South Africa wicket-keeper batsman Dane Vilas.
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Tom Smith

Lancashire ace Smith quits cricket

Lancashire all-rounder Tom Smith has announced his retirement from cricket due to injury.

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Glen Chapple was named as Lancashires new head coach this week (photo: LCCC)

Big Interview: Glen Chapple

After a stellar 20-plus year county career for Lancashire, Glen Chapple has been named the club’s new head coach. Craig Salmon catches up with the new Old Trafford boss

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Croft - Lytham link-up

Lancashire skipper Croft joins Lytham

Lytham Cricket Club have announced that Lancashire skipper Steven Croft will play for them in the Liverpool Competition this season.

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Lancashire's new head coach Glen Chapple and his assistant Mark Chilton. Photo: Lancashire County Cricket Club

Chappy so happy to be Red Rose head coach

Glen Chapple believes it is the perfect moment for him to become the new head coach of Lancashire.

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Chapple - taking over

Chapple and Chilton at Lancs helm

Lancashire have announced former captains Glen Chapple and Mark Chilton as their permanent head coach and assistant.

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A vandal driver damaged Walton-le-Dale Cricket Club's pitch.

‘No Christmas spirit’ as vandal driver ruins cricket pitch

A Lancashire cricket club has been asking “where is the Christmas spirit?” after a vandal driver ruined its playing surface.

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Chapple - promoted after Giles departure

Chapple and Chilton taking charge at Lancs

Lancashire have named former players Glen Chapple and Mark Chilton as acting head coach and acting assistant coach respectively after cricket director and head coach Ashley Giles returned to Warwickshire

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Glen Chapple

Lancashire turn to Chapple and Chilton

Lancashire have named former players Glen Chapple and Mark Chilton as acting head coach and acting assistant coach respectively after cricket director and head coach Ashley Giles returned to Warwickshire.

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Ashley Giles has left his post at Lancashire

Giles leaves role at Lancashire

Ashley Giles has left his position as Lancashire’s cricket director and head coach – and looks set to take over at his home county Warwickshire.

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Petersen - two-year ban

Lancashire batsman in two-year ban

Lancashire and former South Africa batsman Alviro Petersen has been banned for two years after admitting attempting to cover up a match-fixing scandal.

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Alastair Cook

Future’s unclear for Cook

Alastair Cook will not make any immediate decision on whether he will continue as England captain after he came under further scrutiny for their embarrassing collapse in the final Test against India.

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The Indian players celebrate the dismissal of Adil Rashid

Woeful England slump to heavy defeat

England had no answer to Ravindra Jadeja as their attempt to salvage a stalemate fell flat with an innings defeat in the fifth Test in Chennai.

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England's captain Alastair Cook, right, shakes hand with India's Karun Nair after he reached his 300.

England stunned by India record-breakers

England conceded their highest-ever Test score to any opposition as triple-centurion Karun Nair piled on the agony for Alastair Cook’s tourists in India’s own national-record 759 for seven declared.

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