LV= County Championship - News
David Hussey signed off for Nottinghamshire in style with a typically fluent hundred as he and fellow centurion Michael Lumb shared a record 214-run stand on day one of the relegation battle with toiling Somerset at Trent Bridge.
Chris Woakes responded to his Ashes disappointment with a battling century to rescue Warwickshire against relegation-threatened Derbyshire in the LV= County Championship.
Veteran seamer Andrew Hall claimed his first five-wicket return of the LV= County Championship season as Northamptonshire edged towards promotion from Division Two by dismissing Worcestershire for 163 at New Road.
Essex's outside chances of promotion took a hit as Michael Carberry helped Hampshire compile a large total on day one of the LV= County Championship clash at the Ageas Bowl.