LV= County Championship - News
Hampshire were 26 points adrift at the foot of LV= County Championship Division One when they lost to fellow strugglers Worcestershire in July, but stayed up in dramatic circumstances on a thrilling final day of the English county season. Inside ecb.co.uk looks back at some remarkable escape acts.
Recap the final day of the LV= County Championship season where Hampshire beat Nottinghamshire to send Sussex down following their defeat to Yorkshire, while Surrey claimed the Division Two title after both they and Lancashire drew.
Sussex were relegated from LV= County Championship Division One after slipping to a 100-run defeat to champions Yorkshire on the final day of the season at Headingley.
Hampshire managed to preserve their LV= County Championship Division One status after defeating Nottinghamshire by eight wickets.