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Lancashire's excellent campaign has been further boosted by the news that home-grown batsman Karl Brown has signed a new long-term deal to remain at Emirates Old Trafford.
Leicestershire all-rounder Ben Raine has signed a new deal to extend his Grace Road career until the end of the 2019 season.
Worcestershire have bolstered their bowling options for their LV= County Championship Division One relegation fight with the signing of West Indies paceman Shannon Gabriel.
Lancashire have suffered a huge blow with the news that seamer Kyle Jarvis has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a broken hand.