Daryl Mitchell plays a handsome cover drive

Worcestershire v Hampshire, LV= County Championship Div One, New Rd, 2nd day

Relentless Mitchell continues Hampshire domination

Daryl Mitchell continued his relentless domination of Hampshire's bowling by reaching an undefeated 206, his second double-century in the County Championship, in a chanceless innings stretching to nine hours over two days at New Road

Mark Footitt picked up a six-wicket haul

Derbyshire v Glamorgan, LV= County Championship Div Two, Queen's Park, 2nd day

Ingram, Meschede defy Footitt

Glamorgan took a strong grip over Derbyshire at Chesterfield despite another four wicket haul from England fast bowling hopeful Mark Footitt

Steven Croft drives through the off side

Lancashire v Essex, LV= County Championship Div Two, Old Trafford, 2nd day

Croft leads professional Lancashire on second day of rain

Although rain has already taken 122 overs out of this game, two full days remain and the 2015 season has already provided many examples of games being completed inside three days' playing time.

Mehedy Hasan with the Man-of-the-Series award

South Africa v Bangladesh, 2nd Youth ODI, Durban

All-round Mehedi Hasan sees off South Africa

Captain Mehedi Hasan Miraz put in an all-round performance to guide Bangladesh U19s to a 29-run win over South Africa U19s in the second Youth ODI at Kingsmead in Durban

AB de Villiers guides one down to third man

South Africa in Bangladesh 2015

De Villiers to miss Bangladesh ODIs

AB de Villiers will not play the forthcoming ODI series against Bangladesh after South Africa released the batsman from the squad for the last two ODIs

Bavalan Pathmanathan died after being struck in the chest by a ball

England news

Club cricketer dies after ball hits chest

Bavalan Pathmanathan, 24, died after being hit in the chest while batting in division three of the British Tamil League at Long Ditton recreation grounds in Surrey

Matt Coles is back with Kent for 2015

Leicestershire v Kent, LV= County Championship Div Two, Grace Rd, 3rd day

Coles completes 10-for in Kent breeze

Kent lifted themselves off the bottom of the County Championship by completing their second victory of the season by beating Leicestershire by eight wickets at Grace Road.

The victorious Pakistan team after winning the series 2-1

ICC news

Pakistan soar to No. 3 in Tests

Pakistan jumped from sixth place to third in the ICC Test rankings after wrapping up the series against Sri Lanka 2-1