LV= County Championship - News
Somerset are staying focussed on doing their bit to avoid relegation, according to centurion James Hildreth, despite Derbyshire looking likely to be the second side to go down in the LV= County Championship.
Centurion James Hildreth and Nick Compton combined for an authoritative, unbroken partnership of 172 as Nottinghamshire and Somerset moved towards Division One safety.
Maurice Chambers staked a claim for a Warwickshire contract with his maiden first-class fifty and two wickets to leave Derbyshire staring relegation in the face in the LV= County Championship match at Derby.
Adam Wheater scored a century against his old county and Matt Coles returned 6-71 as Essex’s slim promotion hopes were wiped out by Hampshire at the Ageas Bowl.