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.

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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James Weighell

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.

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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Durham CCC

BREAKING: Durham relegated from County Championship over financial support

Durham have been relegated to Division Two of the County Championship – and lost their right to stage Test cricket.

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Durham bowler Mark Wood powers in to help sink Surrey to seal Division One survival

Stokes the hero as Durham clinch top-flight survival

Ben Stokes finally came to the party for Durham, ending their relegation worries by taking four Surrey wickets in a gripping finish at the Emirates Riverside.

Paul Coughlin

Sunderland prospect signs new deal

All-rounder Paul Coughlin has signed a new three-year deal with Durham.

Durham batsman Scott Borthwick in action for Durham against Surrey at the Emirates Riverside today. Picture by FRANK REID

Cricket: Scott Borthwick to leave Durham for Surrey

Scott Borthwick is to leave Durham to take up an offer of a deal at Surrey.

Ben Stokes hits out against Hampshire earlier this season

Ben Stokes signs one-year contract extension at Durham

Durham CCC are delighted to announce England all-rounder Ben Stokes has agreed a one-year contract extension with the club.

Hartlepool bowler Lewis Stabler bowls to Seaton batsman Usman Arshad  at Park Drive earlier this season

Hartlepool face Seaton Carew in cricket derby

Hartlepool face a tough double weekend including the derby at local rivals Seaton Carew on Bank Holiday Monday.

Scott Borthwick attempts a catch off his own bowling

Durham skipper disappointed but proud after final defeat

Beaten Durham captain Paul Collingwood was disappinted to lose the NatWest T20 Blast final to Northants at Edgbaston on Saturday.


Phil Mustard returns to strengthen Hartlepool in Guisborough NYSD Premier League clash

Hartlepool host Guisborough tomorrow as the NYSD Premier League enters the final furlong.

Mark Wood

Durham Jets’ Mark Wood hopes his debut Finals Day ends with maiden T20 Blast title

Durham Jets’ Mark Wood is looking forward to his debut Finals Day as his side look to secure a maiden T20 Blast title.

Yorkshire's Steven Patterson watches as Durham's Gordon Muchall scores more runs during the Royal London One Day Cup match at the Emirates Durham ICG, Chester-le-Street. Picture: Anna Gowthorpe

Long-serving batsman Gordon Muchall looking for the perfect send-off with Durham Jets at T20 Blast Finals Day

After a nail-biting victory over Gloucestershire in the quarter finals, the Jets will face Yorkshire Vikings in the semi-final in what is only the second time the side have reached Finals Day.

Peter McGlasham snapped these pictures when an owl invaded the pitch at the Castle Eden 1st XI v Seaham Park 1st XI cricket game on Saturday.

Barn owl left cricketers stumped when it made surprise appearance during match

Cricketers and spectators were left in a flutter when a special little ‘Dickie Bird’ returned to the crease.

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Ben Stokes hits out against Hampshire earlier this season

England star Stokes on the comeback trail to help Durham have a Blast

Durham hope to have Ben Stokes available for the NatWest T20 Blast finals at Edgbaston next Saturday after qualifying for only the second time.

Durham Jets celebrate Chris Rushworth taking the wicket of Yorkshire's Adam Lyth in T20 action this summer

Derby epic in prospect as Durham Jets face Yorkshire Vikings in NatWest T20 Blast semi-final

Durham Jets will face old rivals Yorkshire Vikings in their NatWest T20 Blast semi-final.

Mark Stoneman

Brilliant Durham clinch NatWest T20 Blast finals day place with memorable success

Durham Jets are through to the NatWest T20 Blast finals day at Edgbaston on August 20.

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