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Durham’s new England star follows in WG Grace’s footsteps

Durham’s Keaton Jennings became just the 19th England batsman to score a century on Test debut after reaching three figures in his first innings against India in Mumbai this morning.

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Durham batsman Keaton Jennings

Keaton Jennings counts on Durham pal to break ice with England squad

Keaton Jennings hopes that Ben Stokes will be the right man to break the ice for him once he meets the England Test squad for the first time in Mumbai.

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Keaton Jennings

Durham’s Keaton Jennings called up by England

Durham opener Keaton Jennings has been called up by England for the remaining two Tests of the series against India.

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Paul Collingwood will again captain Durham in 2017. Picture by Frank Reid

Durham begin life in Division Two with home match against Notts

Durham have been handed a home opener in the 2017 Specsavers County Championship Division Two campaign.

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Durham star Keaton Jennings may yet invoke relegation exit clause

Batsman Keaton Jennings could yet invoke the relegation clause he inserted into his four-year contract with Durham.

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Sir Ian Botham

Sir Ian Botham named new Durham chairman

Cricket legend Sir Ian Botham is Durham CCC’s new chairman.

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England and Durham's Mark Wood

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.

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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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England's Mark Wood

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood says he was only “60%” and “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September

Injured England fast bowler Mark Wood has revealed that his fitness was only “60%” and he “shouldn’t have played” for Durham against Surrey in September, writes Andrew McDonnell.

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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.

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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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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.

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Sunderland prospect signs new deal

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

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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.

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Whiteleas bowler Nick Quinn takes aim at Ryhope batsman Sagar Udeshi at Ryhope Recreation Ground.Pictures by Tim Richardson..

Thomas calmly sees Whiteleas and Harton CC over the line and promotion secured

Whiteleas and Harton CC brilliantly clinched promotion to Division One of the Durham Cricket League in a nail-biting encounter at Ryhope CC.

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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.

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Whiteleas hoping to fight off Peterlee in promotion quest

Whiteleas hoping to fight off Peterlee in promotion quest

It’s business end of the season for Whiteleas and Harton CC as they welcome promotion rivals Peterlee to the Welfare Ground tomorrow (1pm start).

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