LV= County Championship - News
Glamorgan batsmen James Kettleborough and Aneurin Donald hit career-best first-class scores on the opening day of the LV=County Championship match with Gloucestershire at the Bristol County Ground.
Surrey remained eight points clear at the top of the LV= County Championship Division Two table despite rain preventing any play on the opening day of their season-ending clash with Northamptonshire.
Lancashire's hopes of snatching the LV= County Championship Division Two title were undermined by a first-day washout against Essex.
As part of the coverage for this year's LV= County Championship, Mark Butcher will give his views on the week's fixtures exclusively to ecb.co.uk. Inside are his thoughts on the latest round of games, with Hampshire, Sussex and Somerset fighting to avoid the drop.