Chris Wood admits last year’s limited-overs trophy double is likely to be tough for Hampshire to top, but will be more than happy if promotion to Division One of the LV= County Championship can be attained in 2013.
Former England fast bowler Darren Gough has been made an honorary life member of Yorkshire County Cricket Club.
Sam Robson is hoping to further enhance his reputation this season having benefited from advice offered by illustrious names in the early stages of a burgeoning career.
Leicestershire have signed Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as their second overseas player for this season’s Friends Life t20 competition.
Derbyshire have handed batting all-rounder Chesney Hughes a new two-and-a-half-year contract that will run until September 2015.
All of Sussex’s staff, from players to board members, will take part in NatWest CricketForce this Saturday.
Gloucestershire have suffered a trio of setbacks ahead of the new domestic season. Will Gidman strained his thigh in a pre-season friendly, while Ian Saxelby and Paul Muchall are facing potentially lengthy lay-offs.
Reflecting on his time as Professional Cricketers' Association chairman, Vikram Solanki is most proud of having helped a range of players past and present - from young professionals through to England internationals.
Lancashire’s bid to gain immediate promotion back to Division One of the LV= County Championship has been boosted by news that Ashwell Prince is set to enjoy a lengthy fourth spell at Emirates Old Trafford.
Sussex are facing the challenge of finding a new overseas player for the Friends Life t20 after Australia seamer John Hastings was forced to pull out of the tournament due to injury.