Former Durham all-rounder Dale Benkenstein has announced his retirement from all cricket with immediate effect.
The contrast in fortunes on the two sides of the Pennines was stark as Yorkshire took the title
Warwickshire completed a crushing LV= County Championship win over Durham inside three days at Edgbaston.
Jeetan Patel has been named county cricket's Most Valuable Player, according to the FTI rankings.
John Hastings will return to Durham as their overseas player for the 2015 County Championship campaign.
Lancashire ended the second day against relegation rivals Middlesex on 259-6, meaning they lead by 41 at Old Trafford.
Lancashire bowled relegation rivals Middlesex out for 214 on the opening day of their crucial fixture at Old Trafford.
Durham denied Warwickshire a domestic double with a tense three-wicket victory in the Royal London One-Day Cup final.
Durham captain Mark Stoneman admitted to late nerves in his team's three-wicket win over Warwickshire at Lord's.
Durham captain Mark Stoneman believes all-rounder Ben Stokes could be their match-winner in the Royal London Cup final.
Warwickshire will aim for a domestic double on Saturday when they face Durham in the Royal London One-Day Cup final.
England and Warwickshire star Ian Bell has been ruled out Saturday’s Royal London Cup final.
Chris Rushworth came agonisingly close to claiming 10 wickets in an innings as Durham crushed poor Northamptonshire.
Middlesex were reduced to 64-7 in reply to Somerset's first-innings 523-9 declared on day two at Taunton.
Craig Kieswetter marked his return to action by digging Somerset out of a hole on day one against Middlesex.
Yorkshire clinched their first County Championship title since 2001 after wrapping up an emphatic victory over Notts.
Yorkshire will go into the final day against Nottinghamshire needing five more wickets to clinch the Division One title.
Yorkshire took a major step towards claiming the Division One title while Jonathan Trott starred for Warwickshire.
Yorkshire took a giant stride towards securing the LV= County Championship title on day one against Nottinghamshire.
Ben Stokes smashed 164 as Durham beat Nottinghamshire by 83 runs in Saturday's Royal London Cup semi-final.
Full-on Yorkshire are the pride of the County Championship, says David Lloyd, and deservedly so.