Middlesex have confirmed a one-year contract for promising wicket-keeper Stephen Eskinazi.
An unbeaten double century from Chris Rogers helped Middlesex battle out a draw on the final day with Somerset.
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.
Former Middlesex captain Neil Dexter agrees a contract extension to stay at the county until the end of next season.
Adil Rashid took 5-117 as Yorkshire completed a vital innings and 18-run victory over Lancashire at Old Trafford.
Yorkshire duo Adam Lyth and Adil Rashid claimed a record sixth-wicket stand as Lancashire were made to toil.
Yorkshire moved into a commanding lead against Lancashire as Paul Collingwood and Durham defied Nottinghamshire.
Yorkshire bowled Lancashire out for 278 in the Roses clash, while Nottinghamshire were left in trouble against Durham.
Virat Kohli scored 71 as India claimed a 95-run victory over Middlesex at Lord's in their one-day warm-up fixture.
Nottinghamshire's last-ball win earned them top spot in Group B and a home quarter-final in the Royal London Cup.
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Kane Williamson converted his maiden century for Yorkshire into a fine 189 to put the home side on top against Sussex.
Alex Hales and James Taylor scored centuries as Notts kept their Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-final hopes alive.
Sussex defeated Somerset in the only one of six Royal London One-Day Cup fixtures to beat the bad weather on Sunday.
Full-on Yorkshire are the pride of the County Championship, says David Lloyd, and deservedly so.
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