Warwickshire's Will Porterfield signs a two-year contract extension with the County Championship Division One champions.
An unbeaten half-century from Tim Ambrose ensured Warwickshire salvaged a draw against Lancashire at Aigburth.
Sussex are in talks with former England international Rikki Clarke about a potential move to Hove next season.
Michael Lumb hit 84 as Hampshire batted out the final day to secure a draw against Warwickshire at Edgbaston.
Warwickshire have stepped in swiftly for the signature of Rikki Clarke, who was released from his Derbyshire contract on Tuesday.
Rikki Clarke's ill-fated spell at Derbyshire has come to an end after both parties agreed to free the player from his contract.
Derbyshire have dropped under-performing captain Derbyshire for the trip to Wantage Road.
Derbyshire head into the new season with a revamped squad and high hopes of ending their long period of mediocrity.
All-rounder Rikki Clarke has moved from Surrey to join Derbyshire, and has instantly been named as his new county's captain.
England must pick Alex Hales as an opening batsman at the 2015 World Cup, says Sir Ian Botham.
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Eoin Morgan's first act as England captain should be to push himself back up the order, says Bob Willis.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
Steven Smith proved his captaincy skills by guiding Australia to victory over India, says Mark Butcher.
Watch this video to whet your appetite for the IPL, which will be shown on Sky Sports in 2015.
South Africa's Dale Steyn should be lauded as the finest seam bowler in the world, says Bob Willis.