Middlesex spinner Ollie Rayner has been added to the England Lions squad for the tour of Sri Lanka.
Andrew Strauss enjoyed some valuable time in the middle as Middlesex' match against Nottinghamshire finished in a draw.
Middlesex have signed all-rounder Ollie Rayner on a permanent deal from Sussex, while Jamie Dalrymple has left the club.
Middlesex have re-signed spinner Ollie Rayner on loan for the remainder of the season, the county have announced.
Warwickshire maintained their County Championship title challenge with a comfortable eight wicket win at Sussex.
Ollie Rayner took 5-18 as Sussex saw off Somerset by four wickets in a low-scoring match at Hove.
Middlesex have signed Ollie Rayner on loan from Sussex, with the off-spinner staying at Lord's until at least the middle of May.
Sussex were left cursing the bad weather after being denied the chance to push for victory on day four against Lancashire.
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