Load mobile navigation
Leads & Deals
Invest in Birmingham
Latest Regional Affairs
Arts & Culture
Family & Kids
Film & TV
Food & Drink
Music & Nightlife
House and Home
Book an ad
Work for us
Advertise with Us
How to Complain
Corrections and Clarifications
Terms and Conditions
© 2018 a Reach plc subsidiary
11:46, 1 APR 2016
Birmingham Post Power 250: Sport
The ten people listed as the most influential in the West Midlands from the world of sport
Warwickshire boss says only 'seismic change' can change cricket
Departing chief executive of Warwickshire CCC says a major overhaul is needed in the county game to make it more sustainable in the long term
Attendances on the rise at Edgbaston Stadium
Home of Warwickshire County Cricket Club welcomed more than 210,000 people through the turnstiles during 2015
Rugby World Cup chief takes Warwickshire CCC top job
Neil Snowball brings experience from organising 2015 rugby tournament and 2012 London Olympics to the hot seat at Edgbaston
Warwickshire CCC chief Colin Povey to retire
The man who steered the club through the £32 million redevelopment of Edgbaston is standing down later this year
Ashes boost will play into Edgbaston's hands in any sponsor talks
Edgbaston cricket stadium is on course for record revenue thanks to a £7 million Ashes boost.
Positive outlook for Warwickshire CCC as turnover rises and losses fall
Edgbaston club making 'solid progress' as they prepare for big summer of high-profile matches including the third Ashes Test
Edgbaston naming rights talks reignited by haul of major cricket matches
The potential for a money-spinning naming deal is back on the table with some major cricketing events are heading to Birmingham
Cricket World Cup, Champions Trophy and Ashes head to Edgbaston
Some major cricketing events are heading to Birmingham after the ECB's match allocation was revealed
Business of Sport
Peter Sharkey: Ashes Test match special for city with a fortune forecasted
Edgbaston Stadium and Marketing Birmingham announced that next year's Third Ashes Test could provide a boost in excess of £26 million to the local economy.
Warwickshire CCC first team matches plan for ex-M&B Brewery ground
The club will take ownership of the former M&B Brewery sport ground at Cape Hill in early November, which will be run as a community facility
2015 Ashes test at Edgbaston 'will boost Birmingham by £26.4m'
The figure was revealed today by Marketing Birmingham with exactly nine months until the long-awaited England-Australia Test Match
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
Colin Povey insists Warwickshire are ready for T20 Finals Day
The Bears have reached T20 Finals Day for the first time since 2003 and will face Surrey in the first semi-final inside a packed Edgbaston on August 23.
Warwickshire CCC chief calls on ECB to release reserves
Colin Povey says help needed in county game and urges England and Wales Cricket Board to adopt a less "greedy" approach
Plans to expand Edgbaston for two India matches mooted
Warwickshire CCC is investigating the potential of erecting a further 800 seats in a temporary structure behind the Stanley Barnes Stand after strong demand
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.
Warwickshire CCC's 'rebrand' as Birmingham is difficult to Bear
Newly-branded Birmingham Bears take on the Yorkshire Vikings in the NatWest T20 Blast competition.
Warwickshire CCC chief predicts record Ashes crowd at Edgbaston
Warwickshire County Cricket Club boss Colin Povey said a five-day test match against Australia is likely to exceed the record 101,000 crowd Edgbaston enjoyed in the 2009 Ashes
Edgbaston chief relishing return of 'biggest ticket in world cricket'
Warwickshire boss Colin Povey said a five-day test match against Australia is likely to exceed the record 101,000 crowd Edgbaston enjoyed in the 2009 Ashes.
Edgbaston T20 finals day target for Bears
Warwickshire Club chiefs want a successful campaign as tickets sell well.
Event to unveil Bears T20 team
The Birmingham Bears T20 team was recently unveiled at a VIP reception at Edgbaston Stadium.
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
Trott will be back for his county and country
Dennis Amiss insists Jonathan Trott still has hunger to be winner again