Middlesex CCC hosted Lancashire CCC on day one of the first County Championship match at Lord's this summer. Read on for Layth Yousif's close of play report with the home side reduced to 236-9 after an impressive display by the evergreen Jimmy Anderson as wellas former England colleague Graham Onions.
With the news that Spurs have announced more games at Wembley after further delays to the opening of the new White Hart Lane, could the Lillywhites first home game be against Arsenal in the North London derby? Read on for Layth Yousif's verdict.
Middlesex's talented 19-year-old bowler - and former North Middlesex paceman - Ethan Bamber made his first class debut against Northants on Sunday during day one of their County Championship clash. Read Layth Yousif's morning session report from Wantage Road on Sunday.
Middlesex made inroads into the Warwickshire batting during the morning session on day two of the County Championship match at Lord's - as wicketkeeper John Simpson took three catches to leave the visitors on 248-8 at lunch.
A determined and dogged Middlesex reduced Kent to 193-8 at 'tea' at the end of the second session of their day/night match on Monday, despite a 51 run seventh wicket partnership between former Seaxe Harry Podmore and Adam Rouse.
Middlesex made inroads into Kent's batting line up on a baking hot afternoon in Canterbury on day one of the County Championship clash at lunch - if, as the man on the mike said sagely, 'you can call lunch at 4pm'.
England beat Nigeria 2-1 with goals from Chelsea's Gary Cahill and Tottenham's Harry Kane followed by a consolation from Arsenal's Alex Iwobi in a friendly ahead of the World Cup at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.