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Middlesex's Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan feels Middlesex’s impressive County Championship form has been a key factor in their recent improvement in white-ball cricket.

Eoin Morgan batting for Middlesex

Middlesex overcame Surrey in front of a record crowd at Lord’s to strengthen their hopes of reaching the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals.

North Middlesex captain Tom Nicoll. Pic: Paolo Minoli

North Middlesex captain Tom Nicoll has entered his name into the Middlesex County League’s record books after scoring a century and taking eight wickets in a stunning individual display.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins

At this stage of the season, you want to make sure you’re still involved in all three competitions, and that’s certainly the case at Middlesex.

Middlesex's Ryan Higgins

Ryan Higgins says a new mindset in the Middlesex dressing room this season has propelled them into the hunt for a NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final spot.

Highgate's Craig Gourlay (second from right) is congratulated after taking a Harrow St Mary's wicket. Pic: Max Flego

Highgate captain Jake Sharland expects the next two games to be crucial in determining whether his side preserve their Middlesex County League Division Two status.

The triumphant North London team

North London’s women remain top of the table and unbeaten after winning both games in their double-header at home against Totteridge Millhillians on Sunday.

Middlesex's Dawid Malan

Not for the first time, Middlesex’s prospects of progress in both limited-overs cup competitions appear to be hanging in the balance.

Middlesex's Toby Roland-Jones

Being called up to the Test squad for the first time was a pretty special feeling – and not to have seen it coming made it all the more special.

Glenn Phillips hit 132 for Brondesbury. Pic: Max Flego

Brondesbury took the lion’s share of a draw with Hornsey to close the gap on their promotion rivals – but they also slipped two places down the table in Division Two of the Middlesex County League.

North London captain Sam Bardon

Sam Bardon played a captain’s innings as North London clung on for a point at Osterley to extend their unbeaten run in Middlesex County League Division Three to five games.

North Middlesex captain Tom Nicoll (centre) is congratulated by his team-mates after removing Hampstead's Jonathan Dunne and claiming his fifth wicket. Pic: Paolo Minoli

Joel Hughes hit a winning four in the final over as North Middlesex completed the double over Hampstead and moved 17 points clear of their hosts and the relegation zone in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Middelsex's Ryan Higgins

Half-centuries from Eoin Morgan and Ryan Higgins could not stave off defeat for Middlesex in the NatWest T20 Blast as they went down to Glamorgan by nine wickets at Richmond.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins

We’ve got one of the best seam attacks in the country at Middlesex, but at the moment it feels like we’re shooting ourselves in the foot.

Steve Eskinazi of Middlesex. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

Middlesex’s Stephen Eskinazi is aiming to model his game on that of club captain Adam Voges after scoring back-to-back first-class centuries in the past week.

Highgate players congratulate Sandun Dias (left) after taking the wicket of Hornsey's Joe Emanuel

Hornsey’s last-wicket pair clung on to deny Highgate a much-needed victory and close the gap on Middlesex County League Division Two leaders Finchley.

Bowler David Schout (left) is surrounded by North London team-mates after taking the wicket of South Hampstead's Jerus Reemaul

Geoff Jones demolished Harrow Town with the best bowling performance in Middlesex County League Division Three this season as resurgent North London inched nearer to the promotion places.

Dawid Malan hits out for Middlesex. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

Skipper Dawid Malan believes Middlesex’s NatWest T20 Blast campaign is gathering pace after they recorded back-to-back wins for the first time this season.

Middlesex's Toby Roland-Jones

It’s always great to see two young guys come together in a partnership like Nick Gubbins and Steve Eskinazi did this week against Lancashire.

Highgate captain Jake Sharland

Highgate captain Jake Sharland wants his side to forget about results and focus on enjoying the game as they attempt to turn their season around.

North Middlesex's Connor Nurse took 4-20 against league leaders Ealing but was less successful when he opened the batting, being bowled first ball. Pic: Max Flego

North Middlesex find themselves just one point above the relegation zone in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County League after their latest failure with the bat resulted in a defeat against leaders Ealing.

Middlesex's Dawid Malan

Skipper Dawid Malan struck an unbeaten half-century to lead Middlesex to a thrilling victory over Somerset in a rain-reduced T20 clash at Lord’s.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins

It’s a shame Chris Gayle won’t be coming to Lord’s when we take on Somerset – in a way it would have been fun to play against him.

George Bailey batting for Australia

Middlesex coach Richard Scott is predicting a “seamless transition” when George Bailey replaces Brendon McCullum as the club’s overseas player next week.

Paul Weekes hit an unbeaten half-century as Hornsey beat Barnes by seven wickets

Skipper Paul Weekes led from the front again as Hornsey triumphed against Barnes to set up a top-of-the-table clash with Finchley this weekend.

Joel Hughes took 7-62 for North Middlesex in a match that went down to the last ball. Pic: Max Flego

Joel Hughes took seven wickets for North Middlesex in a thrilling draw in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County League, with both teams going into the final over with a shot at victory.

Jordan Gregory took four wickets for North London in their win at Kenton

North London returned to the scene of last year’s great escape – and triumphed again to climb into the top half of the Middlesex County League Division Three table.

Mitch McClenaghan (left) celebrates the wicket of Essex's Callum Taylor with team-mates Dawid Malan and John Simpson (right). Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

It is unlikely anyone in the Middlesex camp will be getting caught up in a wave of unbridled optimism over their T20 prospects just yet.

Bowler David Schout (left) is surrounded by North London team-mates after taking the wicket of South Hampstead's Jerus Reemaul

A warm-up session with Test batsmen at Lord’s helped to inspire Jordan Gregory as he spun North London to a nail-biting victory over South Hampstead.

Will Prest was Hornsey's top scorer with 60 as they went down by two wickets at Acton

Hornsey were knocked off the top of Division Two after they suffered their first defeat of the season in a tense climax at Acton.

Connor Nurse hit an unbeaten 29 to take North Middlesex over 200 in his first appearance of the season. Pic: Max Flego

Captain Tom Nicoll was left ruing “an all-too familiar top-order collapse” as North Middlesex lost for the fourth time in their opening six league games.

Paul Stirling in four-day action for Middlesex. Pic: Nick Wood/TGS Photo

A few years ago Paul Stirling seemed to be the archetypal Twenty20 batsman – hard-hitting, fast-scoring and rarely spending much time at the crease.

Joel Hughes took 5-16 against Southgate after notching 30 as an opening batsman. Pic: Max Flego

Captain Tom Nicoll hopes Joel Hughes can become a consistent all-rounder for North Middlesex after his starring role in Saturday’s emphatic victory over Southgate, which ended a three-match losing streak in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County League.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins

Conditions play a big part in one-day cricket – as we know only too well after our 50-over game against Hampshire at Radlett.

Middlesex bowler Toby Roland-Jones

Middlesex tasted defeat for the first time at Radlett as they lost their opening Royal London One-Day Cup tie to Hampshire by five wickets.

Hornsey captain Paul Weekes (centre) is congratulated by his team-mates Steve Atkinson (left) and Chetan Patel after his fifth wicket against Wembley on Saturday. Pic: Max Flego

Hornsey are now the only team across the three divisions of the league with a 100 per cent record after they thrashed bottom side Wembley by 10 wickets.

Sandun Dias was top scorer for Highgate in their defeat to Barnes. Pic: Max Flego

Sandun Dias struck his first half-century for Highgate – but it was not enough to prevent a home defeat against Barnes that tipped them into the Division Two relegation zone.

Paul Stirling of Middlesex

Middlesex’s Twenty20 hoodoo against Gloucestershire continued as they went down to their first defeat of the season at Old Merchant Taylor’s School.

Middlesex's Toby Roland-Jones

We’re playing good cricket at the moment and it’s nice to feel we’ve got a bit of momentum coming across different formats of the game.

James Fuller in bowling action for Middlesex. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

James Fuller is feeling a mixture of eagerness and anxiety as he prepares to face his former Gloucestershire team-mates for the first time on Thursday.

Jamie Harris hit an unbeaten century for Hornsey in their win over Harrow St Mary's

Teenager Jack Bruce captured his first five-wicket haul for the senior side as Division Two leaders Hornsey beat Harrow St Mary’s to maintain their 100 per cent record.

Will Lake top scored for North London in their win against Winchmore Hill

North London are finally off the mark for the season in Division Three after Will Lake’s breezy 47 not out sealed a six-wicket victory over Winchmore Hill.

Middlesex's Dawid Malan

Dawid Malan celebrated his first game as Middlesex’s T20 skipper with a classy knock of 93 as his side hammered Hampshire by 69 runs.

New Zealand's Brendon McCullum hits out against England in 2015

James Franklin has warned that Middlesex cannot expect his former New Zealand team-mate Brendon McCullum to single-handedly transform their fortunes in one-day cricket.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins

While it may be a cliché, to get a first-class hundred for the first time at Lord’s – the home of cricket – was an absolute dream come true.

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