Surrey's batting capitulated for the second time as Middlesex sealed an innings win before tea on day three.
Steve Finn claimed 4-19 as Middlesex crushed Derbyshire by an innings and 35 runs with a day to spare at Lord's.
Kent completed a 10-wicket victory over Middlesex to open a 36-point lead at the top of Division Two.
Neil Dexter is set to leave Kent after turning down a new deal at the club because he wants to play more first-team cricket.
Essex have taken Neil Dexter on a month's loan from Kent.
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Bob Willis says AB de Villiers could well be the best batsman of all time after blasting a record ODI ton off 31 balls.
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