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Former Australia batsman Phil Jaques has been released from the second year of his Nottinghamshire contract after being appointed assistant coach of New South Wales Blues.
Somerset seamer Steve Kirby, who has been involved in county cricket for 20 years, has been forced to retire with immediate effect because of a shoulder injury.
Tom Smith again leads the way in the FTI County MVP standings after becoming the first player to pass 400 points this season.
Middlesex have opted to send seamer James Harris out on a month’s loan to former club Glamorgan.