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Northamptonshire will wear a special shirt for their tour match with Australia next summer as a mark of respect for Phillip Hughes.
Former Warwickshire wicketkeeper-batsman Richard Johnson will return to Edgbaston as assistant strength and conditioning coach ahead of the 2015 season.
Skipper Chris Read has continued his long affiliation with Nottinghamshire by signing a one-year contract extension, keeping him at Trent Bridge until the end of the 2016 season.
Worcestershire could not have asked for a tougher test on their return to the top tier of the LV= County Championship next April, as Yorkshire will launch their title defence at New Road in the first round of matches.