BBC to offer commentaries on every county match this summer

Kevin Pietersen
Kevin Pietersen will be playing in Division Two of the County Championship for Surrey this summer

The county cricket season starts on 12 April and the BBC Sport website will again broadcast live commentary of every match under a deal with the England and Wales Cricket Board.

All commentaries will stream online and via the BBC Sport app, and for the first time will be available worldwide on desktop, mobile and tablet.

Every game in both divisions of the County Championship as well as the T20 Blast and One-Day Cup competitions will be covered.

There will also be regular radio coverage on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra.

As in previous years, there will be regularly updated scorecards for every game on the BBC website, which will also carry the latest news and local radio interviews from around the county circuit.

BBC county coverage in numbers
144 County Championship matches79 One-Day Cup matches
133 T20 Blast matches356 matches in total

Meanwhile, BBC Test Match Special will be providing full coverage of this spring and summer's international fixtures on Radio 4 LW and 5 live sports extra.

England begin the first of three Tests against the West Indies in Antigua on Monday (15:00 BST), before this summer's visits of New Zealand and Australia.

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