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Northants ace Crook in top condition ahead of new campaign

Northants all-rounder Steven Crook is confident of a return to peak fitness as he prepares for the start of the new county season on April 7.

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Josh Cobb

Cobb, Rossington and Newton all hit half-centuries in Northants victory

Northants secured a comfortable five-wicket win against Loughborough University in the opening friendly of their pre-season tour to Barbados.

Seekkuge Prasanna is coming back to Northants (picture: Peter Short)

Ripley delighted as Steelbacks bring Prasanna back

Northants head coach David Ripley is delighted that Sri Lanka ace Seekkuge Prasanna will be back at the County Ground this season.

David Ripley was singled out for praise in the annual report for the team's successful season last year

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club posts £230,840 profit despite losing major sponsors

Annual profits of £230,840 have been reported by Norhamptonshire County Cricket Club...up on the £18,807 made the previous year.

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Ben Duckett is off to play in the Pakistan Super League (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Northants star Duckett set for his next big adventure

Hover your cursor over the Know Your Team section on the Islamabad United home page and a list of world stars will appear.

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Northants spinner Graeme White gets England Lions call

Northants left-arm spinner Graeme White has been added to the England Lions squad for the one-day series against Sri Lanka A in March.

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David Ripley

Ripley delighted as Northants sign England Under 19 skipper on loan

Northants head coach David Ripley says he is delighted to have acquired the services of Middlesex batsman Max Holden.

Northamptonshire captain Alex Wakely

Excitement is already building as Northants get to work

Northamptonshire’s preparations ahead of the new season are under way and skipper Alex Wakely is already feeling excited about the summer.

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club has paid off 1 million of the 1.9 million it owes to Northamptonshire County Council

County cricket club pays off £1 million of debt to Northamptonshire council thanks to unexpected windfall

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club has paid off more than half of its £1.9 million loan to the county council, the club has announced.

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Northants won the NatWest T20 Blast last season (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Northants boss Ripley sets sights on T20 recruit

Winter may have only just begun to bite, but Northants are already sharpening their sights on their next bid for glory.

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Northants will host their first day/night County Championship match next June

Northants to host historic day/night County Championship clash against Leicestershire

Northants will create history by hosting their first day/night County Championship match against Leicestershire at the County Ground next June.

Northants Steelbacks were T20 winners in 2016

Steelbacks open NatWest T20 Blast defence at home to Derbyshire Falcons

Northants Steelbacks will begin the defence of their NatWest T20 Blast title with a home game against Derbyshire Falcons next July.

Northants batsman Ben Duckett

Skipper Cook says Duckett still ‘has an England future’ as Northants batsman is dropped for third Test

England captain Alastair Cook believes Northants batsman Ben Duckett still ‘has an England future’ after confirming the left-hander will be dropped for the third Test against India.

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Ben Duckett has made his test debut for England

Delight for Northants star Duckett as he makes England Test debut

Ben Duckett is an England Test player.

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Ben Duckett (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Northants star Duckett top scores as England secure series win

Northants star Ben Duckett further enhanced his burgeoning reputation by top scoring as England secured a series win in Bangladesh.

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Ben Duckett

Duckett draws praise after dream England debut

Skipper Jos Buttler hailed Ben Duckett after the Northants star delivered on his England debut.

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Alan Hodgson (left) pictured with then head coach David Capel in 2007 (Picture: Pete Norton)

Tributes pour in for former Northants bowler Alan Hodgson

Tributes have been pouring in today following the sad news that former Northants pace bowler Alan Hodgson has died, aged 64.

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Rob Newton has signed a new deal at Northants (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Newton agrees to stay at Northants

Rob Newton has become the second player to extend his Northants deal this week.

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David Murphy has signed a new deal at Northants

Ripley delighted as Murphy signs new Northants deal

David Ripley has hailed ‘Mr Reliable’ David Murhpy after the wicketkeeper agreed to extend his Northants contract by a further year.

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Ben Duckett (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Northants star Duckett does historic double at PCA awards do

Ben Duckett did a historic double at the Professional Cricketers’ Association awards do on Wednesday night.

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