Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes has today been named in the England A side to take on Australia in a 2 day match at Northampton on August 16th and 17th.
The Durham Dynamos continue on the road this week, travelling south to Essex to take on the Eagles in a crucial Yorkshire Bank 40 fixture at Chelmsford tomorrow.
A Captain's knock from Mark Stoneman has guided the Dynamos to a 8 wicket win in rain affected match in Scotland.
We are set for a thrilling end to the Fourth Investec Ashes Test Match at Emirates Durham ICG. Tickets are still available for days four and five as England look to win the Investec Ashes!
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The Durham Dynamos return to 40-over cricket this week-end taking on Scotland at Titwood in Glasgow in the Yorkshire Bank 40 competition.
Durham have been defeated in their quarter final at Northampton by 36 runs, outclassed by a big hitting Steelbacks side.
The Barmy Army will take on the Fanatics in the 'Fan Ashes' at Chester-le-Street Cricket Club on Thursday evening.
England retain the Ashes, now lets go and win them at Emirates Durham ICG, tickets for day 4 and 5 still available!
History is made in the North-East this week as Durham hosts the 4th Investect Ashes Test and the occassion will be marked with a significant North East flavour.