Specsavers County Championship - News
Ashwell Prince’s fine 106 helped Lancashire to a valuable first-innings lead on a rain-shortened third day of their LV= County Championship Division One match against Durham at Emirates Old Trafford.
Monty Panesar completed a match haul of 10 wickets to help Essex to the verge of victory going into the final day of their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Glamorgan at Swansea.
Richard Oliver’s superb 179 failed to prevent Worcestershire’s first LV= County Championship loss of the season as Gloucestershire registered their maiden victory at New Road since 1986.
Hampshire’s promotion thrust towards Division One of the LV= County Championship continued to gather momentum as they positioned themselves for a last-day victory push at Kent.