Nottinghamshire v Gloucestershire

LV=County Championship | Trent Bridge | 26 May 2017

Centuries from Cheteshwar Pujara and Michael Lumb helped Nottinghamshire into a strong position on the opening day of the Specsavers County Championship at Trent Bridge. The Indian Test match batsman scored 112 and Lumb scored 117 as the second division leaders…

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Gloucestershire v Surrey

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Gloucestershire’s campaign in the Royal London Cup came to a soggy conclusion at the Brightside Ground with no play possible against Surrey. Rain from early in the morning until well after the scheduled start time at 1.30 rendered the outfield…

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Sussex v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire CCC v Glamorgan , Royal London One Day Cup from The Brightside Ground Bristol 27-4-17
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Eight wickets from the former Sussex pair of Chris Liddle and Tom Smith on a bright and breezy day at The Saffrons paved the way for Gloucestershire to beat Sussex by 6 wickets in the South group of the Royal…

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Gloucestershire v Somerset

  A maiden List A century by Somerset’s Adam Hose coupled with the loss of early wickets in pursuit of a target of 297 was too much for Gloucestershire to retain any interest in the latter stages of the 2017 Royal…

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Gloucestershire v Kent

A spell of 4-17 in five overs by Chris Liddle backed up a century from Michael Klinger and enabled Gloucestershire to secure a narrow 11 run victory over Kent at the Brightside Ground in the South group of the Royal…

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Hampshire v Gloucestershire

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A half century from Jack Taylor wasn’t enough to counter two telling spells from Hampshire spinners Liam Dawson and Mason Crane at the Ageas Bowl in the South group of the Royal London Cup. Taylor made 63 after Gloucestershire lost…

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Essex v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire CCC Media Day 2017 Season 5-4-17

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A day of over 600 runs at Chelmsford, where a century by England opener Alistair Cook gave Gloucestershire too much to do as they were left to chase 316 to beat Essex at Chelmsford in the South group of the…

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Middlesex v Gloucestershire

An outstanding opening spell from Liam Norwell and a first white ball century from Ian Cockbain enabled Gloucestershire to bank their first Royal London Cup points of the season against Middlesex at Lord’s. Bowling straight through his 10 overs from…

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Gloucestershire v Glamorgan

Gloucestershire CCC v Glamorgan , Royal London One Day Cup from The Brightside Ground Bristol 27-4-17
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One of the great unknowns of cricket is what might have happened had a run chase not been interrupted by a rain break. Gloucestershire had recovered from a poor start as they set out to make 278 to beat Glamorgan in their…

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Gloucestershire v Durham

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 21 April 2017

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Day 4: A resolute century from Chris Dent and a stubborn last wicket stand between David Payne and Chris Liddle delayed and ultimately denied Durham a victory on the final day of a hard fought Championship fixture at the Brightside…

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Gloucestershire v Leicestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 14th April 2017

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v Worcestershire
Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 26-4-16
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Day 3: Liam Norwell’s name dominated the third day of Gloucestershire’s first home Championship match of the season, as the willing Dorset born bowler took eight wickets to see Gloucestershire to victory over Leicestershire by an innings and six runs…

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Kent v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Canterbury | 07 - 09 April 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Durham MCCU at Bristol 28-3-17
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Day 3 Kent’s wily seamer Darren Stevens bagged six for 22 to help his side to secure a three-day victory in Canterbury where Gloucestershire’s second innings totaled just 61 in the space of 93 minutes. Stevens, 41, joined forces with…

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Gloucestershire v Durham MCCU

University Match | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 28 March 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Durham MCCU at Bristol 28-3-17
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Day 3 : The left arm spin of Graeme van Buuren picked up four wickets – all of them lbw – as the fixture against Durham MCCU ended as a draw on the final day at the Brightside Ground. The…

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Gloucestershire v Sussex

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground Bristol | 20 September 2016

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Day 4 Long serving batsman Hamish Marshall made a valuable 77 in his final innings for the club to help Gloucestershire earn a draw against Sussex to finish the season at the Brightside Ground. Starting the day 118 runs in…

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Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Wantage Road |

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v Northamptonshire Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 23-5-16
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Day Four Ben Sanderson took a career-best 8 for 73 as Northamptonshire ended their 2016 season with a 114-run win over Gloucestershire at Wantage Road. Needing to bat out the final day with eight-wickets in hand, George Hankins made a…

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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | The SSe Swalec Stadium |

Glos CC v Essex CC2 at Cheltenham College 14/7/16
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Day 3 Gloucestershire completed the double over Glamorgan in the County Championship with 10.2 overs of the day remaining. Glamorgan were again let down by their batting with their batsmen lacking technique, application and for the fourth successive innings failed…

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Derbyshire v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | 3aaa County Ground | 31 August 2016

Glos CC v Essex CC2 at Cheltenham College 14/7/16
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DAY 4 No play was played on the fourth and final day of the Specsavers County Championship match between Derbyshire and Gloucestershire at the 3aaa County Ground. Gloucestershire would begin the day on their second innings 10 – 0, needing…

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Gloucestershire v Kent

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground Bristol | 23 August 2016

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v Worcestershire
Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 24-4-16
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Day 4 A century from Hamish Marshall – during which he passed 14,000 first class runs in his career – could not prevent Kent wrapping up victory 40 minutes after tea in the penultimate home Championship match of the season…

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SUSSEX V GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Specsavers County Championship | Hove | 12 August 2016

DAY FOUR Sussex secured an early win on day four of the Specsavers County Championship match with Gloucestershire. Sussex required 17 balls on the final day to take the last of the nine Gloucestershire wickets they needed to win by…

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Durham end Glos’ T20 finals day dream

Durham end Glos' T20 finals day dream

Gloucestershire v Durham Quarter Final
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Gloucestershire’s NatWest T20 Blast campaign ended in disappointment as they suffered a 19 run defeat to Durham Jets in the quarter finals. Chasing 181 to win their hopes of reaching Finals Day evaporated as their top order failed to fire…

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Washout concludes 50 over campaign

England v Australia Womens Ashes from the County Ground , Bristol 23/7/15

The weather had the final word at the Brightside Ground as Gloucestershire’s season in the Royal London Cup ended in soggy conditions with the final group match against Essex being abandoned without a ball being bowled. The prospects looked reasonably…

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Kent v Gloucestershire

CARDIFF, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 06: Michael Klinger of Gloucestershire bats during the Royal London One Day Cup match between Glamorgan and Gloucestershire at the SWALEC Stadium on June 6, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Gloucestershire couldn’t carry their form in the NatWest T20 Blast into this away fixture in the Royal London One-Day Cup as they lost by seven wickets to Kent Spitfires which includes ex-Glos man Will Gidman. A good festival crowd were treated to…

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Surrey v Gloucestershire

TAUNTON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 05: Hamish Marshall of Gloucestershire bats during the Royal London One Day Cup match between Somerset and Gloucestershire at The County Ground on June 5, 2016 in Taunton, England. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Gareth Batty led from the front with a superb 5 for 41 as Surrey beat Gloucestershire by 165 runs at the Kia Oval to avenge the defeat they suffered at the hands of the West Countrymen in last September’s Royal London…

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Gloucestershire v Sussex

CARDIFF, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 06: Tom Smith of Gloucestershire during the Royal London One Day Cup match between Glamorgan and Gloucestershire at the SWALEC Stadium on June 6, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

A Man of the Match performance with bat and ball from Tom Smith helped Gloucestershire end the 2016 Brewin Dolphin Cheltenham Festival with a victory by 51 runs over Sussex and keep alive their hopes of a place in the…

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Gloucestershire v Leicestershire

Specsavers County Championship | College Ground, Cheltenham | 20 July 2016

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CC2 at Cheltenham College 20/7/16
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Day 3 The powerful figure of Leicestershire skipper Mark Cosgrove was critical of his Leicestershire side when they lost at the Cheltenham Fesitval in 2015. A year on, an innings of 56 took his team from being firmly on the…

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Gloucestershire v Essex

Specsavers County Championship | Cheltenham College | 13 July 2016

Gloucestershire CCC v Cardiff MCCU from the County Ground , Bristol 9/4/15
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 4 Gloucestershire’s quick bowlers propelled the side firmly into the Division 2 promotion picture with a 61 run victory over table toppers Essex at the Brewin Dolphin Cheltenham Festival. Essex began the day on 16-1 in pursuit of 213…

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Glos make it 5 in a row with 6 wicket win over Surrey

Glos make it 5 in a row with 6 wicket win over Surrey

Gloucestershire v Surrey
Natwest T20 Blast from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 6-7-16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Gloucestershire extended their lead at the top of the NatWest T20 Blast South Group as Surrey’s big guns failed to fire at the Brightside Ground, Bristol. Michael Klinger’s men move four points clear of nearest rivals Glamorgan with a six…

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Cider Derby win takes Glos to South Group Summit

Cider Derby win takes Glos to South Group Summit

Gloucestershire v Sussex Natwest T20 Blast from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 20-5-16
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Gloucestershire moved to the top of the South Group and secured the Cider Derby double over local rivals Somerset with an emphatic seven wicket victory at Taunton. Captain Michael Klinger made a magnificent 101 off 71 balls to help his…

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