It’s time to do away with some of the block formats and avoid the extremities of summer, the Secret Cricketer believes that the current situation lends itself to a restructuring of the national game.
Darren Lehman is unequivocal in his opinions of the best county cricket team in England, and he can’t wait to lead the Northern Superchargers into battle in The Hundred.
Lancashire and England star Kate Cross is still hoping to play some cricket this year, but admits female cricketers across the country will be contemplating their futures in the game.
"It was so, so quiet; almost earie."
> Simon Lee
Cumberland president and manager Eric Carter is synonymous with the area and is proud of the side’s recent exports, Ben Stokes included. He believes there’s more where that came from when cricket returns…
The west country can’t wait to welcome back Babar Azam, and for the Pakistan ODI captain, the feeling is most definitely mutual…
With the first Test against the West Indies announced to take place at Hampshire, Groundsman Simon Lee is preparing a pitch for an event of which all eyes will be on his work…
With village and club cricketers returning to the nets, and the First Test set for July, our secret cricketer is asking why county cricketers can’t train too.
"We’ll be back in much better shape.”
> Danni Warren
Having experienced what it’s like to win, Essex are keen to try and retain their recent titles, and continue the recent trend of showcasing the best local talent, says Anthony McGrath.