Surrey closed on 49-0 in reply to Warwickshire's 631-9 declared on day two at Woodbridge Road in Guildford.
England launch their bid for the Hong Kong Sixes title on Saturday with Leicestershire's Josh Cobb leading the charge.
Warwickshire secured the LV= County Championship Division One title in style with an innings victory over Worcestershire at New Road.
On loan seamer Chris Wright took 5-31 as Warwickshire beat Yorkshire by an innings and 58 runs with a day to spare.
Ireland's humbling by South Africa should not derail their push for a quarter-final spot, says Mike Atherton.
ICC World Cup
Bangladesh win by 6 wickets
Bupa Sheffield Shield
New South Wales trail Tasmania by 233 runs with 10 wickets remaining
Kevin Pietersen's possible return for England is an 'extraordinary' twist, says Bob Willis.
England must reassess their ODI approach after a nine-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka, says Nasser Hussain.
Jacques Kallis and V.V.S. Laxman will be part of Sky Sports' wall-to-wall, multi-platform coverage of the ICC World Cup.
David Lloyd tees it up with Jimmy Anderson and goes in to bat for the Associate nations.
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