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.
Live over-by-over text commentary from the third Test
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England can win in Sri Lanka if batsmen prove they have the dynamism to switch a gear mid-innings.
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