LV= County Championship - News

When Jack Shantry walked out to bat on day three of Worcestershire's clash against Surrey last month, he could scarcely have imagined that the next two days would remain etched in his memory forever.
Middlesex director of cricket Angus Fraser was relieved to survive the "longest four days of his life" with his side's LV= County Championship top-flight status intact.
Coverage from the last day of the 2014 LV= County Championship, as Middlesex retained their Division One status at Lancashire's expense at Emirates Old Trafford and champions Yorkshire fell just short of another amazing win.
Lancashire suffered their second relegation in three seasons after Middlesex batted through the final day of their LV= County Championship relegation decider at Emirates Old Trafford.
Yorkshire played like true champions at Headingley to take their final LV= County Championship match to the last ball, but Somerset clung on for a draw.

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