Seam bowler Tony Palladino has switched to Derbyshire from Essex on a two-year deal.
Derbyshire bowlers Tim Groenewald, Ian Hunter and Tom Lungley have signed new contracts with the county.
The prospect of an exciting finish to Derbyshire's County Championship match against Leicestershire was scuppered by rain.
Varun Chopra's entertaining half-century was in vain for Essex as they failed to force a victory against Derbyshire at Chelmsford.
England in Sri Lanka Tour Matc
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Australia v South Africa ODI
Australia win by 2 wickets (D/L Method)
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe ODI Seri
Bangladesh win by 68 runs
Nasser Hussain has his say on England's openers, Cook's captaincy, Moeen Ali – and more!
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
A return to form and fluency in Sri Lanka would do Alastair Cook the world of good, says Mike Atherton.
Bumble backs Ramprakash's appointment but voices his concerns over Anderson's injury...
Ricky Ponting reflects on his World Cup record and talks us through his fielding drills in Episode 5 of our series.