Varun Chopra and Chris Woakes rescued England Lions from 78-3 as they reached 302-5 against Sri Lanka A.
Jonathan Trott and Ian Bell made half-centuries as Warwickshire piled up the runs against Sussex at Hove.
Warwickshire were reduced to 144-3 in pursuit of a victory target of 515 at stumps on day three against Somerset.
Warwickshire secured the LV= County Championship Division One title in style with an innings victory over Worcestershire at New Road.
Chris Woakes finished with 6-49 as Warwickshire made it two wins from two with an 88-run triumph over Worcestershire.
Rikki Clarke claimed 5-10 as Somerset were blown away for just 50 to lose by an innings and 382 runs to Warwickshire.
Warwickshire chased down a target of 260 for a four-wicket win over Yorkshire in the CB40 semi-final.
Warwickshire have signed spinner Imran Tahir and batsman Varun Chopra.
Gloucestershire batted throughout the final day for a draw against Essex, although it was not enough for to avoid the wooden spoon.
After a familiar look for so long Essex have some fresh faces on and off the field to try and help them fulfill their potential.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
England's World Cup opponents will not relish the return of fit-again James Anderson, says Nick Knight.
Bob Willis says AB de Villiers could well be the best batsman of all time after blasting a record ODI ton off 31 balls.
As England fly off to Australia, Nasser Hussain explains why 2015 is a year to savour...
Benedict Bermange brings you the quirkiest stats of 2014, plus England's record for the year.
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