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Cricket coach wins prestigious award

Stalwart Zahoor Ahmed is celebrating after being named coach of the year at the Chance to Shine annual awards evening.
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Anderson - England vice-captain

Anderson handed England vice-captain's role

James Anderson will serve as Joe Root's vice-captain on their Ashes tour, the England camp have confirmed.

Lancashire Cricket
Anderson - ready to answer the call

Anderson ready to answer vice-captain call

Joe Root will have a willing vice-captain if he decides to replace the absent Ben Stokes with James Anderson for the fast-approaching Ashes series.
Lancashire Cricket
Chanderpaul - staying on

Chanderpaul to play on for Lancashire in 2018

West Indian veteran Test batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul will return to Old Trafford for the 2018 season on a one-year contract.

Lancashire Cricket
Parkinson - commits to the county

Old Trafford duo Parkinson and Jones commit to Red Rose

Lancashire pair Matthew Parkinson and Rob Jones have signed contract extensions with the club.

Lancashire Cricket
Signing here - a happy Liam Hurt

Dream Old Trafford move for fast bowler Hurt

Preston-born fast bowler Liam Hurt is celebrating after signing his first professional contract with Lancashire County Cricket Club.

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Henry Blofeld

The voice of Test Match Special is coming to Preston

Veteran cricket commentator Henry Blofeld is coming to Preston.

Preston
Gayan Maneeshan

Gayan is on way back to Chorley

Gayan Maneeshan will make a return to Windsor Park in 2018 after re-signing as Chorley Cricket Club’s professional.

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Shivnarine Chanderpaul hit successive sixes

Lancashire claim runners-up spot

Lancashire knocked off the final 44 runs required without losing another wicket as they beat Surrey by seven wickets at Old Trafford to clinch second place in Division One of the County Championship.

Lancashire Cricket
Lancashire complete victory

Lancashire claim runners-up spot with win

Lancashire knocked off the final 44 runs required without losing another wicket as they beat Surrey by seven wickets at Old Trafford to clinch second place in Division One of the Specsavers County Championship.

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Livingstone - all-round ace

Livingstone steers Lancashire to the brink of victory

Liam Livingstone took six wickets and notched a half-century on day three as Lancashire closed in on victory in their Specsavers County Championship clash with Surrey at Old Trafford.

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Graham Onions

Onions signs for Red Rose

Lancashire has confirmed the signing of Durham bowler Graham Onions on a two-year contract.

Lancashire Cricket
Andrew Flintoff

Flintoff appointed to Lancashire board

Preston cricket star Andrew Flintoff has been handed a place on the board at his former club Lancashire.

Lancashire Cricket
Lancashire collapse

Lancashire feeling the pressure at Old Trafford

Lancashire were under the cosh on day two of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Lancashire at Old Trafford as Surrey turned the pre-lunch session in their favour.

Lancashire Cricket
Jennings - Old Trafford-bound

Jennings quits Durham to sign for Lancashire on four-year deal

Lancashire have signed England opening batsman Keaton Jennings from Durham on a four-year contract.

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Lancashire's final match

Lancashire make bid for runners-up spot

Saqib Mahmood took a career-best four for 50 as Lancashire had the better of the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Surrey at Old Trafford.

Lancashire Cricket
Bailey - early chances

Honours even at Old Trafford

Lancashire struck twice before lunch on day one of their Specsavers County Championship clash – a game where the winners will finish second in division one.

News
Colin Dawber

Lifetime award for loyal Leyland servant Colin

Colin Dawber from Leyland has been awarded the ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Outstanding Service to Cricket Award in Lancashire.

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Palace Shield winners Garstang (photos: Tim Gilbert/Preston Photographic Society)

Shield of dreams at last for Garstang

Garstang have won the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield title for the first time.

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Lancashire lose to sruggling Somerset

Lancashire lose as Essex are crowned champions

Lancashire lost to Somerset at Taunton in the County Championship, a result which confirmed Essex as first division champions

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