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Kent batsman Michael Powell has announced his retirement from cricket at the age of 36. "I would like to thank everyone for their continued support," he said.
Yorkshire have granted England seamer Tim Bresnan a benefit year. The Pontefract-born seamer has represented his home county for more than a decade.
Worcestershire have opted to release Michael Johnson and Aneesh Kapil at the end of the season.
India batsman Gautam Gambhir is returning to play for Essex for the rest of their LV= County Championship campaign.