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Liverpool cricket chairman says Lancashire may not play at Aigburth again

Liverpool's home of cricket in Aigburth has for a long time been seen as Lancashire's second home. Liverpool CC has put on some memorable occasions when Lancashire have rolled into town like when 6,000 people came to watch a T20 against Leicestershire in 2017.
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Liverpool CC captain eyeing ruthless wicket-taking ahead of new season

Liverpool CC captain Matty Jackson says his side are targeting a top half finish, as the opening day of the L&DCC First Division season fast approaches. Jackson’s team finished ninth last season, during a campaign which the Liverpool skipper says was all about consolidating their status in the division.
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Cheshire to Christchurch: the village that produced cricket star Ecclestone

A rural village in the heart of Cheshire seems an unlikely place for the best female bowler in the world to hail from. Alvanley, near Helsby, has a population of less than 500, but it is the home  of the world’s number one ranked bowler, Sophie Ecclestone.
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The Liverpool Influence on West Indian cricket

No one could ever imagine Liverpool could have an impact on West Indian cricket - but thanks to Dave Goodall, that has certainly been the case. Merseysportlive reporter Tom Morley finds out more.
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Lancashire’s Sophie Ecclestone bowls England into World Cup Final

Lancashire’s Sophie Ecclestone powered England Women into the World Cup Final, taking six wickets in a demolition of South Africa. This will be England's sixth World Cup Final, as they aim to defend their title and claim their fifth World Cup against Australia on Sunday.
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Edge Hill alumni Emma Lamb in Women’s Cricket World Cup squad

The English Cricket Board (ECB) has today announced their 15-player squad for the ICC Women’s World Cup which begins on 4th March in New Zealand.

Top five oldest post war England cricketers

We take a look at England's top 5 oldest post war cricketers
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Why the Ashes could be James Anderson’s toughest test yet

Typically, when a 39-year-old cricketer is picked for a tour of Australia people take notice. However, in the case of Lancashire's James Anderson, it is merely the norm.

Dane Vilas: Lancashire star coping in lockdown and previewing cricket season

Dane Vilas recently re-signed for Lancashire as their Overseas player and captain for the upcoming season. Entering his fifth season with the county, Vilas has become an integral part of the team both on and off the field.
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Jimmy Anderson relishing England v India Third Test in Ahmedabad

England bowler Jimmy Anderson's thoughts on their upcoming test match against India in Ahmedabad. England face India in the third Test of their series at the 110-thousand capacity venue in Ahmedabad from Wednesday.