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Cox puts Essex in control against Kent

Cox puts Essex in control against Kent

Former Kent batsman Jordan Cox scored a century as Essex wrestled control of their Vitality County Championship clash.

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Dartford relegated from National League South | Weekend round-up

Dartford relegated from National League South | Weekend round-up

Dartford have been relegated from National League South while play-off occupants Maidstone, Welling and relegated Dover were also in weekend action.

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Kent duo hit centuries against Essex

Kent duo hit centuries against Essex

Kent captain Daniel Bell-Drummond made it back-to-back centuries as just two wickets fell on day two of their clash with Essex.

Report: It’s title-winning Deal’s day

Report: It’s title-winning Deal’s day

Deal secured the Southern Counties East Premier Division title with a home win against Lydd.

Kent toil away after good start

Kent toil away after good start

Teenager Jaydn Denly made his Kent first-class debut as Essex dominated day one of the County Championship Division 1 match at Chelmsford.

Joe’s still a class act!

Joe’s still a class act!

Experienced batsman Joe Denly is being backed to make a positive impact in the middle order with Kent this season.

Skipper has game plan for first away match

Skipper has game plan for first away match

New club captain Daniel Bell-Drummond is confident Kent can get a result against rivals Essex.

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Leberl gets helping hand with Whites

Leberl gets helping hand with Whites

Manager Jake Leberl has praised Dover’s off-the-field team but knows he needs to build one to deliver on the pitch next season.

Kent search for another overseas recruit

Kent search for another overseas recruit

Kent are actively trying to sign another overseas player to help allow rotation of their bowling unit.

Bell-Drummond and Denly see Kent to draw

Bell-Drummond and Denly see Kent to draw

Centuries from new captain Daniel Bell-Drummond and Joe Denly ensured Kent earned an opening County Championship draw against Somerset at Canterbury.

Kent heading towards season-opening draw

Kent heading towards season-opening draw

Kent and Somerset look to be heading for a draw in County Championship Division 1 at Canterbury after the visitors batted out day three.

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Evison and Finch lead Kent’s revival

Evison and Finch lead Kent’s revival

Kent were bowled out by Somerset on a fluctuating second day in Division 1 of the Vitality County Championship at Canterbury.

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Opening day of Kent’s season abandoned

Opening day of Kent’s season abandoned

Head coach Matt Walker reacts after the first day of Kent’s 2024 season was washed out against Somerset without a ball being bowled at Canterbury.

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Kent’s late overseas reshuffle

Kent’s late overseas reshuffle

A South African all-rounder has agreed to join Kent on an all-format deal - to replace Australian fast bowler Xavier Bartlett.

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Captaincy call was swift

Captaincy call was swift

Daniel Bell-Drummond has told how he found out he was to become Kent’s new club captain.

One game at a time for Kent head coach

One game at a time for Kent head coach

Kent head coach Matt Walker reckons there is a freshness to the squad ahead of the new season - but won’t set the side any specific targets.

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King buzzing over Hoops’ firepower

King buzzing over Hoops’ firepower

Deal’s prowess in front of goal has thrilled boss Steve King - as they move closer to securing the Southern Counties East Premier Division title.

Onwards and upwards for Whites

Onwards and upwards for Whites

Manager Jake Leberl is hoping Dover’s win over promotion-chasing Chelmsford is the start of a positive end to the season.

From tears to cheers

From tears to cheers

Few would have been happier than one person in particular when Robbie Joseph completed his Kent comeback - his son!

Muyeye: I’ll do whatever is required

Muyeye: I’ll do whatever is required

Batsman Tawanda Muyeye will have no issues with whatever role Kent’s hierarchy ask him to play at the start of this season.

Relegated Whites sticking with boss Leberl

Relegated Whites sticking with boss Leberl

Jake Leberl is set to continue as manager of relegated National League South side Dover next season.

Cook on Kent’s director role

Cook on Kent’s director role

Simon Cook has detailed some of the challenges he has faced as he adapts to being Kent’s director of cricket.

Southern Counties East Premier Division round-up

Southern Counties East Premier Division round-up

Forward Ashley Miller struck late to ensure leaders Deal won a five-goal Southern Counties East Premier Division game at Whitstable.

Friends to face off?

Friends to face off?

There could be a familiar face in the opposition team when Kent batsman Daniel Bell-Drummond begins his tenure as captain this week.

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‘He’s going to bounce back’

‘He’s going to bounce back’

Tawanda Muyeye is optimistic Kent team-mate Nathan Gilchrist can rediscover his best form this summer after an injury-hit 2023 season.

How Kent analysis led them to bowling recruits

How Kent analysis led them to bowling recruits

Director of cricket Simon Cook has revealed the level of analysis which went into Kent bringing in Michael Cohen and George Garrett.

Coach throws himself into life with Kent

Coach throws himself into life with Kent

New batting coach Toby Radford has praised the work ethic and open-mindedness of Kent’s players.

Tommy’s trip down memory lane

Tommy’s trip down memory lane

Ex-Deal boss Tommy Sampson has documented his journey to FA Vase glory in his new book - but what does he think about Steve King’s 2024 squad?

Cook on Kent’s budget challenges

Cook on Kent’s budget challenges

Kent director of cricket Simon Cook believes the county are in a position where they must “maximise every single penny” in their budget.

‘That’s a huge asset for us’

‘That’s a huge asset for us’

Director of cricket Simon Cook thinks Kent’s ground at Beckenham is a trump card in their hopes for a tier-one women’s team.

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Whites boss: Targets joined our rivals

Whites boss: Targets joined our rivals

Jake Leberl has revealed Dover have lost out on transfer targets in their doomed bid against National League South relegation to rivals Welling.

Hoops close in on the summit

Hoops close in on the summit

Deal are set to go top in the Southern Counties East Premier Division title race - and manager Steve King wants them to embrace being at the summit.

Patience key in Denly’s development

Patience key in Denly’s development

All-rounder Jaydn Denly’s talent excites Kent head coach Matt Walker - but he warns patience will be pivotal during the teenager’s development.

Boss disappointed with nature of Whites’ latest defeat

Boss disappointed with nature of Whites’ latest defeat

Manager Jake Leberl felt nobody in Dover’s squad played to their full potential in their home National League South defeat to in-form Farnborough.

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SCEFL round-up: Game off after six red cards

SCEFL round-up: Game off after six red cards

A Southern Counties East Premier Division match was abandoned following six red cards - all for the same team.

Report: Controversial loss leaves Dover closer to relegation

Report: Controversial loss leaves Dover closer to relegation

A controversial 23rd National League South defeat this season at home against in-form Farnborough left bottom team Dover on the brink of relegation.

Billings pivotal in Bartlett’s Kent deal

Billings pivotal in Bartlett’s Kent deal

Head coach Matt Walker has explained how Kent have finally got their man by recruiting Australian fast bowler Xavier Bartlett.

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No need for a mass clear-out at Dover

No need for a mass clear-out at Dover

Jake Leberl speaks about the number of Dover’s players he wants to keep if he's still in charge next term - despite the club’s inevitable relegation.

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