LV= County Championship - News

James Taylor fell four short of his first century of the season as Nottinghamshire battled to a draw with Yorkshire in LV= County Championship Division One.
Michael Carberry made a century as Hampshire batted out for a draw and were joined at the top of LV= County Championship Division Two by opponents Worcestershire.
Gloucestershire put in a much improved batting performance on day three but still face a daunting task to salvage a draw with Surrey.
Alfonso Thomas said he celebrated “like a nut-case” when his first professional hat-trick came at the ripe old age of 37.
The sun was out for Tuesday's LV= County Championship matches, and it was shining brightest on Somerset's Alfonso Thomas, who claimed four wickets in four balls to rip through Sussex and set up victory for his side at Taunton.

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