25th September 2014
Graham Napier spearheaded Essex to their expected victory by a margin of an innings and 92 runs against Worcestershire but it was not enough to win promotion to LV= County Championship Division One.
24th September 2014
Jesse Ryder had another day to remember as Essex moved into a commanding position against Worcestershire in their search for promotion in the LV= County Championship.
23rd September 2014
Nick Browne hit an unbeaten 106 to put Essex into a commanding position after Jesse Ryder helped to skittle Division Two leaders Worcestershire for 84 on the opening day of their LV= County Championship encounter.
22nd September 2014
Hampshire have named an unchanged squad as they seek to secure the second LV= County Championship promotion spot that they currently occupy.
16th September 2014
Essex crushed Leicestershire by an innings and 79 runs inside two days in the LV= County Championship Division Two clash at Grace Road.
15th September 2014
Jesse Ryder claimed career-best first-class bowling figures to keep Essex in contention for promotion on the first day of their LV= County Championship Division Two game against Leicestershire at Grace Road.
14th September 2014
Hampshire’s hopes of securing promotion to LV= County Championship Division One this week have been boosted with the inclusion of influential leg-spinner Imran Tahir in their squad for the game against Kent.
12th September 2014
Ryan ten Doeschate will miss promotion-chasing Essex's final two LV= County Championship games of the season after joining up with Kolkata Knight Riders for their Champions League T20 campaign.
11th September 2014
Essex completed the formality of scoring the 22 runs needed at the start of day three to beat Kent at the Essex County Ground, with the victory wrapped up in 18 deliveries with a winning margin of nine wickets.