LV= County Championship - News
Keith Barker maintained his stranglehold on Durham as Warwickshire got over their Royal London One-Day Cup final hangover by dismissing their Lord’s conquerors for 201 on the opening day of the LV= County Championship clash at Edgbaston.
Relegated Northamptonshire's hopes of ending a wretched LV= County Championship season on a winning note were dented by Sussex recovering well from an early stumble at Wantage Road.
Leicestershire's hopes of ending a two-year wait for an LV= County Championship victory were frustrated by a maiden first-class century from Derbyshire opener Ben Slater.
Mitchell Claydon bagged his third five-wicket haul of the season as Kent dismissed Gloucestershire for 179 on the opening day at the Spitfire Ground.