Worcestershire’s promising young batsman Tom Fell has signed a two-year extension to his contract.
A brilliant innings by Richard Oliver failed to prevent Worcestershire's first Championship defeat of the season.
England spinner Monty Panesar took 5-50 as Essex put themselves in a winning position against Glamorgan.
Worcestershire endured one of their worst days of the summer as they were dismissed for 194 by Gloucestershire.
Leicestershire kept alive their hopes of a Royal London One Day Cup quarter-final with a 16-run win over Worcestershire.
Essex opener Tom Westley and Ryan ten Doeschate plundered centuries to help their side beat Yorkshire by five wickets.
Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal reported for a suspected illegal bowling action in his side’s defeat in Sri Lanka.
Worcestershire surpassed their best run-chase in 50-over cricket to beat Lancashire in the Royal London One-Day Cup.
Yorkshire chased down a target of 142 for a six-wicket victory against Worcestershire in the Royal London One-Day Cup.
Nick Harrison will be released by Worcestershire at the end of the season.
Surrey claimed a three-wicket victory over Worcestershire Rapids in their NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final at The Oval.
Derbyshire lost their perfect record in the Royal London One-Day Cup when rain ruined their clash with Worcestershire.
Gloucestershire and Worcestershire are off the mark in Group A of the Royal London One-Day Cup after contrasting wins.
Wayne Madsen struck his second successive Royal London One-Day Cup ton in Derbyshire's Group A win over Leicestershire.
Birmingham Bears reached the T20 Blast quarter-finals at Yorkshire Vikings' expense in the North Group.
The inaugural Royal London One-Day Cup, county cricket's new 50-over competition, gets under way on Saturday.
Worcestershire beat Gloucestershire to open a 43-point lead in Division Two, while Kent got back in the promotion race.
Daryl Mitchell hit 102 not out as Division Two leaders Worcestershire reached 299-7 on day one against Gloucestershire.
NatWest T20 Blast holders Northamptonshire are on the verge of elimination following defeat to Worcestershire.
Worcestershire gave Saeed Ajmal a winning send-off and extended their lead at the top with victory over Leicestershire.
Worcestershire moved into a strong position against Leicestershire, while Hampshire's bowlers hit back against Essex.
Adam Wheater came to Hampshire's rescue with the bat, while Leics made life difficult for Division Two leaders Worcs.
Daryl Mitchell passed 1,000 championship runs for the season as Worcs reached 317-9 on day one against Leics.
Andrew Flintoff took two wickets on his return to competitive cricket as
Lancashire beat Worcestershire by 50 runs.
Leicestershire's faint hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast were all but extinguished by rain.