Search

TIM MURTAGH

Middlesex bowler Tim Murtagh admitted it felt good to end the County Championship Division Two season on a winning note against Durham.

Cricket: Middlesex fight back at Durham

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Middlesex have threatened to spoil Paul Collingwood's swansong at the Emirates Riverside with a spirited fightback on day two of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash against Durham.

Middlesex captain Dawid Malan admitted his side didn't bat well enough on day one of their County Championship Division Two match at Durham.

Durham have made the perfect start to Paul Collingwood's final match, producing a strong performance to lead Middlesex by 106 runs on day one of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash at Emirates Riverside.

Middlesex captain Dawid Malan was pleased to see his side complete their 117-run win over Derbyshire at Lord's on Friday.

Cricket: Murtagh seals Middlesex win

Friday, September 21, 2018

Tim Murtagh finished with 4-55 as Middlesex ran through the Derbyshire batting to secure a 117-run victory in their final home County Championship match of the season at Lord's.

Middlesex batsman Max Holden admitted it felt special to score his first century for the club at Lord's on Wednesday.

Max Holden completed a maiden first-class century in Middlesex colours on a day when he and another of the county's bright young things shone against Derbyshire at Lord's.

Young Gloucestershire opener Miles Hammond registered his second first-class hundred of the season as the Specsavers County Championship match against Middlesex ended in a draw at Bristol.

Middlesex bowler James Fuller felt the third day of their County Championship Division Two clash at Gloucestershire had gone according to plan.

Cricket: Bamber hails Middlesex attack

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Teenage Middlesex seamer Ethan Bamber felt his side had done well to hold Gloucestershire to 208-7 on day one of their County Championship Division Two clash in Bristol.

Chris Dent continued his fine form, top-scoring with 82 as Gloucestershire closed on 208-7 on day one of the Specsavers County Championship match against Second Division promotion hopefuls Middlesex at Bristol.

Middlesex's Ethan Bamber departed from his family's well-worn path into the film industry in favour of sporting adventure.

County Championship Division Two: Northamptonshire 346 & 184 lost to Middlesex 187 & 374 by 31 runs

A fine bowling display from Northamptonshire's seamers forced Middlesex to follow-on at Wantage Road on the second day of their Division Two match.

Middlesex's James Harris grabbed five wickets on day one of his side's County Championship match at Wantage Road as Northants ended on 332-8.

Middlesex won a thrilling match by just 18 runs against leaders Warwickshire in the final session of day three at Lord's.

Two wickets in three balls from Middlesex's Tim Murtagh moments before lunch on day three put pressure on Warwickshire as they hunt a victory target of 203 runs.

Late wickets in the final few overs at the end of day two appear to have cost Middlesex a chance of posting Warwickshire a challenging winning target.

Middlesex lead by 49 runs after they rallied against Warwickshire to reach 89-1 at tea on day two of their County Championship Division Two at a stifling Lord's on Monday afternoon.

Middlesex made inroads into the Warwickshire batting during the morning session on day two of the County Championship match at Lord's - as wicketkeeper John Simpson took three catches to leave the visitors on 248-8 at lunch.

Fourteen wickets fell with nearly 400 runs scored on day one of the Division Two County Championship match at Lord's between Middlesex and Warwickshire on Sunday.

Richard Scott, head coach at Middlesex County Cricket Club has left the club.

Kent all-rounder Grant Stewart blasted a maiden first-class century from only 71 balls to leave Middlesex with a mountain to climb at the mid-point of their pink ball Specsavers County Championship clash at Canterbury.

A determined and dogged Middlesex reduced Kent to 193-8 at 'tea' at the end of the second session of their day/night match on Monday, despite a 51 run seventh wicket partnership between former Seaxe Harry Podmore and Adam Rouse.

Middlesex's bowlers showed fight on the third morning of their County Championship match with Leicestershire at a sunny Grace Road on Friday.

Middlesex's Paul Stirling says they need a strong start to day three of their County Championship Division Two clash with Leicestershire if they are to force their way back into the contest.

Leicestershire's bowlers drove home the advantage after their batsmen, led by a first-class career best 196 not out by Colin Ackermann, posted an imposing first innings score in their Specsavers County Championship match against Middlesex at the Fischer County Ground, Grace Road.

Murtagh happy with Middlesex haul

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Middlesex bowler Tim Murtagh was happy to pick up a five-wicket haul on the first day of their County Championship Division Two match at Leicestershire.

An outstanding unbeaten 151 from Leicestershire's Colin Ackermann, his second century in the championship this season, left Middlesex under pressure at the end of the first day of their Specsavers County Championship match at the Fischer County Ground.

Middlesex batsman Nick Gubbins looked at the positives, despite being dismissed for 99 on day one of their County Championship Division Two match with Gloucestershire at Lord's on Friday.

A Middlesex batting collapse, in which they lost eight wickets for 79 runs, set up a potentially thrilling finish to their Specsavers County Championship Division Two match against Sussex at Hove.

Middlesex begin day three of their County Championship Division Two match at Sussex on the back foot, but ont out of the match according to James Harris.

Sussex seamer Ollie Robinson produced championship best figures of 7-58 as Middlesex were bowled out for 230 at Hove on Friday.

Middlesex batsman Stevie Eskinazi stood tall on a day of otherwise clattering wickets in the Specsavers County Championship match against Glamorgan at Lord's.

South African fast bowler Hardus Viljoen rescued Derbyshire with the bat on a keenly contested opening day of the Division Two match against Middlesex at Derby.

Middlesex captain Sam Robson was delighted to see his side start the County Championship Division Two season with a convincing win over Northamptonshire at Lord's.

James Harris starred with bat and ball and there was a landmark moment for Tim Murtagh as Middlesex wrestled control from Northants on a day when 26 wickets fell at Lord's.

Anxious wait for Middlesex

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Middlesex were left hoping for a Warwickshire win against Hampshire to save them from relegation after falling to a 231-run defeat against Somerset at Taunton.

Forgotten England paceman Steven Finn returned his first five-wicket championship haul since April 2014 to steer Middlesex to a crucial 36-run win over Lancashire with a day to spare at Lord's.

Middlesex's tail wagged to end their first innings against Lancashire on 233 all out - after earlier subsiding to 89-7 as the home side's bowlers then made significant inroads to leave the visitors on 113-5 as 15 wickets fell on day one.

Middlesex ended a game blighted by autumnal downpours and unplayable conditions with nine bonus points in their bid to avoid relegation.

Middlesex head coach Richard Scott wants his side to produce a strong final day in their rain-hit County Championship clash with Yorkshire at Headingley.

Middlesex and Yorkshire will almost certainly have to settle for a Specsavers County Championship draw following rain on day one and more rain and bad light from early afternoon onwards at Headingley on day three.

Middlesex seamer James Harris is looking to wrap up Yorkshire's innings quickly on day three of their Specsavers County Championship match at Headingley.

Jack Leaning and Andrew Hodd posted important half-centuries either side of tea as Yorkshire had the better of day two of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Middlesex at Headingley.

Jason Roy and Ben Foakes both scored superb 70s to earn Surrey a slim first-innings lead in a hard-fought London derby at the Kia Oval.

Stuart Meaker spearheaded an impressive performance by the Surrey attack as Middlesex were hustled out for 247 on the first day of their Specsavers Championship match at the Kia Oval.

In a remarkable end to a dramatic match, Warwickshire skittled Middlesex for 136 at Lord's to claim their first win of the season in the Specsavers County Championship's Division One by a thumping 190-run margin.

Promoted Content

World Refugee Day was commemorated last month on June 20, and across the world people came together to recognise the courage and resilience of refugees.

Newsletter Sign Up

Islington Gazette twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Islington Gazette
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now