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Hashen Ramanayake and Ed Foster bowled Highgate to victory as the Division Three table-toppers stretched their lead to a commanding 22 points in the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Dawid Malan inT20 action for Middlesex against Essex Eagles. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Middlesex batsman Dawid Malan feels the county’s Twenty20 fortunes would improve if the tournament were streamlined over a shorter period of time.

Hornsey's Chetan Patel (pictured) shared a 50-run partnership with Paul Weekes. Pic: Max Flego

Hornsey batsman Chetan Patel believes his side are back in the promotion race after crushing Brentham by 114 runs for their second successive win in Division Two of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

North Middlesex captain Tom Nicoll hit 60 and then took three wickets. Pic: Paolo Minoli

North Middlesex slipped to third in the table, dropping 14 points behind the leaders after falling agonisingly short of a victory at Southgate in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

James Franklin

It seems to be that time of the season when counties are trying to take some pressure off their main venues, and that gives us the chance to play at a few outgrounds.

Craig Gourlay hit 75 not out for Highgate as they triumphed against Harrow Town

Craig Gourlay smashed an unbeaten 75 from just 32 balls to complete a thrilling run-chase as Highgate beat Harrow Town to stretch their lead at the top of the table.

Middlesex's Steven Finn took four wickets against Essex

Steven Finn starred with another impressive bowling display to secure a resounding derby victory for Middlesex against London rivals Surrey at Lord’s.

North Middlesex's triumphant Under-15s

North Middlesex’s Under-15s are just one win away from a place in the national finals of the ECB National T20 Cup after overcoming Bishop’s Stortford.

John Simpson batting for Middlesex in the NatWest T20 Blast. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

John Simpson believes Middlesex finally have the resources to challenge for one-day honours as they prepare to launch their 50-over campaign this weekend.

Jack Peck bats for Highgate. Pic: Max Flego

Highgate’s hopes of extending their advantage at the top were dashed as Winchmore Hill’s seventh-wicket pair hung on to force a winning draw.

Nick Compton

The next few weeks are all about the 50-over Cup and it could be interesting to see what impact the international game has on the domestic competition.

Sean Solia took five wickets for Hornsey

Sean Solia recorded his best bowling figures of the season as Hornsey ended their winless run, beating Acton to go sixth in the table.

North Middlesex celebrate a wicket from Joel Hughes (centre). Pic: Max Flego

North Middlesex have reached their highest ever position in the Premier Division, leaping up to second place and lying just 10 points off the top after a two-wicket victory over Finchley in Crouch End.

Middlesex's Steven Finn bowling in the County Championship. Pic: PA

Middlesex seamer Steven Finn says he is “in a very happy place” after taking four-wicket hauls in successive matches for the Lord’s side.

North London's Rosh Tennakoon took 3-17, including the vital last wicket in a close finish. Pic: Max Flego

Jack Atchinson admitted his North London side came through Sir Alex Ferguson’s equivalent of ‘squeaky bum time’ in their crucial victory over Bessborough in Division Three of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

James Franklin

It was really disappointing to lose an entire day to rain at Old Merchant Taylor’s, but at least we managed to give the spectators an entertaining finish.

Highgate's Chris Arul top scored with 77 as they beat Harrow by six wickets

Chris Arul blazed a quickfire half-century to cement Highgate’s place at the top of the Division Three table with a six-wicket victory over Harrow.

Teenager Ethan Bamber took 5-41 for North Middlesex. Pic: Max Flego

Sixteen-year-old Ethan Bamber took five wickets for North Middlesex but the visitors had to settle for a winning draw against reigning champions Teddington in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Middlesex's Steven Finn took four wickets against Essex

Steven Finn picked up four wickets as Middlesex finally ended their record losing streak in the NatWest T20 Blast by overcoming Essex Eagles at Richmond.

North Middlesex's Under-15s

North Middlesex’s Under-15s, who are already Middlesex champions in their age group, progressed in the national stages of the competition with a hard-fought win over the winners from Buckinghamshire, Chesham.

Middlesexs James Harris hit 73 against Nottinghamshire  his best knock for the club. 
Pic: Matt Bright Photography

James Harris admits his recent purple patch with the bat is not before time.

Will Brookes hit 39 as Highgate avoided defeat. Pic: Max Flego

Highgate’s Nicholas Brunner hailed a backs-to-the-wall rearguard action that salvaged a losing draw in the top-of-the-table clash at Barnes in Division Three of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Hassain Shabbir hit a crucial 60 as North London beat Kenton. Pic: Max Flego

Hussain Shabbir might have been on a food fast, but he feasted on runs instead as basement boys North London finally recorded their first win of the season in Division Three of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Connor Nurse took 6-26 as North Middlesex defeated Indian Gymkhana. Pic: Max Flego

Connor Nurse’s spin wizardry bamboozled Indian Gymkhana to earn North Middlesex a fifth win of the season and take them within 13 points of the summit in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

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