LV= County Championship - News
Alastair Cook, Ian Bell, Sam Robson, James Vince and Adil Rashid all hit centuries on a prosperous day for batsmen in the LV= County Championship.
England Test captain Alastair Cook celebrated his new arrival with an unbeaten 139 as Essex took control of their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire at a sun-baked Chelmsford.
Stand-in Warwickshire captain Ian Bell led from the front with a century to underpin the home fightback on day two of the LV= County Championship Division One match against Sussex at Edgbaston.
Sam Robson hit a majestic, unbeaten 144 as Middlesex took control of their LV= County Championship Division One match against Nottinghamshire.