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.
Opener Rory Burns hit a century to boost Surrey's promotion push and their hopes of beating Leicestershire in the LV= County Championship Division Two game at Grace Road.

Buy county tickets

Buy tickets to see county cricket, or become a member of your local county - full details and links

Watch county highlights

Watch highlights from NatWest T20 Blast, County Championship, Royal London One-Day Cup action on ecb.co.uk