16th April 2014
Graham Napier led the attack as Essex claimed a 53-run victory over Derbyshire on the final day of the LV= County Championship Division Two match at Chelmsford.
15th April 2014
England Test captain Alastair Cook came within 19 runs of a double-century to put Essex on the front foot in their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire.
14th April 2014
England Test captain Alastair Cook celebrated his new arrival with an unbeaten 139 as Essex took control of their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire at a sun-baked Chelmsford.
13th April 2014
Derbyshire paceman Tim Groenewald took a hat-trick and the prized wicket of England captain Alastair Cook as Essex were bowled out for 94 on day one at Chelmsford.
5th April 2014
Nottinghamshire and Lancashire will both be without experienced seam options for the LV= County Championship Division One curtain-raiser at Trent Bridge.
4th April 2014
Derbyshire have announced Marcus North as their second overseas player for the 2014 season just a day after the 34-year-old ended a glittering 17-year career in Australian state cricket.