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Ian Bell and Jonathan Trott

The best Warwickshire CCC XI from the past 15 seasons

As he stands down as our cricket writer, Brian Halford picks his dream Bears XI from a decade and a half on the Edgbaston beat

Chris Woakes

Warwickshire's Chris Woakes keen to cap a great season for his team

Chris Woakes believes that winning the Royal London Cup final at Lord's would "cap a great year" for Warwickshire

Jeetan Patel

Jeetan Patel sets his sights on filling Warwickshire's trophy cabinet

For a city and an area not overly blessed with recent sporting successes, it was an occasion which will long be recalled and savoured.

Ateeq Javid

Javid believes inner-city is hotbed of cricket talent

All-rounder insists next generation can follow him into the pro game.

England's Ian Bell

Bears hand Bell honour to mark his 100th Test match

Ian Bell has been awarded honorary life-membership by Warwickshire to commemorate his milestone of playing 100 Test matches.

William Porterfield of Warwickshire

Where there's a Will there's a way to more tons

After 69 attempts in the championship, Bears' batsman can reflect on reaching three figures

Captain Jim Troughton with Dougie Brown

Bears aim for a flying start in T20

Skipper Jim Troughton says it's time for Warwickshire players to step up to the plate.

Ian Bell

Ian Bell is keen to play part in England rebuilding

We owe fans after the winter of discontent, says Bears star Ian Bell.

Tim Ambrose of Warwickshire

Flying start is the aim for Bears – Tim Ambrose

Full-strength line-up in good shape for another tilt at title

Shoaib Malik

County Cricket plan exciting start to the weekends

Warwickshire want cricket followers to "start their weekend with the Bears on a Friday night" after the restructuring of the Twenty20 format

Ian Bell

Ian Bell: We can rise from the Ashes again this summer

Bears ace confident new-look England can get back on track

Varun Chopra.

Dougie Brown facing dilemma over who will lead Warwickshire

Warwickshire are still mulling over who will captain the team into the new season as Jim Troughton continues his recovery from a back operation.

Ian Bell

Bell’s eager to seize his unexpected T20 chance

Warwickshire batsman Ian Bell flew out to join up with England’s squad in the Caribbean this week ready to chase a surprise chance to force his way into contention for the Twenty20 World Cup in Bangladesh later this month.

Jonathan Trott

Trott will be back for his county and country

Dennis Amiss insists Jonathan Trott still has hunger to be winner again

England's Ian Bell

Ian Bell nominated for BBC Sports Personality Of The Year

Warwickshire and England batsman up against Andy Murray, Justin Rose and Chris Froome on shortlist of 10 for annual award

Bob Barber

Our demon Barber set a template for Ashes glory

Bears ace Bob Barber smashed 185 for an opening day record which still stands.

England's Ian Bell

England set to deal with all the hostility, says Ian Bell

Ian Bell knows that England’s players can expect a hot reception when the Ashes conflict resumes Down Under next month.

Jeetan Patel

Depleted Bears are due better luck next season

Never has a Warwickshire team, or perhaps any team, been so crazily impeded by the unavailability of players.

Chris Woakes (left) and Matt Prior walk off after bad light put paid to England’s unlikely victory bid against Australia in the final Ashes Test at the Oval.

Woakes happy with his dramatic Ashes debut

Woakes was denied a chance to round off his debut in the grand manner, by hitting the winning runs. Shame.

Edgbaston cricket ground

City should make more out of 'cricket's FA Cup'

Edgbaston will host the Friends Life t20 finals on August 17, after agreeing a long-term deal to host the event.


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