Matt Machan made a century to get Sussex back on top

Intercontinental Cup

Machan, Davey in Scotland squad for Netherlands game

Batsman Matt Machan, allrounders Josh Davey and Rob Taylor have been included in the 13-member Scotland squad for the Intercontinental Cup game against Netherlands, in Voorburg

Gareth Batty took 2 for 52

Surrey v Derbyshire, LV= Championship, Kia Oval, 4th day

Surrey promoted with Batty hat-trick

Gareth Batty took a hat-trick and 6 for 51 overall as Surrey clinched promotion from LV= County Championship Division Tw by beating Derbyshire by an innings and 98 runs at the Kia Oval

Preston Mommsen and Peter Borren with the trophy

Netherlands news

Netherlands pick Kingma, Rahil for Scotland games

Netherlands have picked 20-year old right-arm medium pacer Vivian Kingma and 21-year old batsman Rahil Ahmed for the upcoming Intercontinental Cup and World Cricket League games against Scotland

Curtly Ambrose and Phil Simmons watch over a training session

West Indies news

WICB conducts coaches conference with regional teams

Coaches from each of the six regional franchises in the West Indies are expected to convene with three key officials of the WICB to discuss matters of further development of cricket in the Caribbean

Umpire Tony Hill walks back after inspecting the pitch

New Zealand domestic news

NZC scraps match-referees from first-class games

New Zealand's domestic first-class competition - the Plunket Shield - will take place without match referees in the upcoming season, as a result of budgetary cuts

Matt Coles picked up the big wicket of Kumar Sangakkara

Kent v Lancashire, LV= Championship, Canterbury, 3rd day

Lancs follow on, promotion on hold for now

Aspirations shifted almost as quickly as the cloud cover that skirted past the St Lawrence ground in Canterbury as Lancastrian dreams of promotion switched to staving off an innings defeat by Kent

Chris Dent smashed 82

Leicestershire v Gloucestershire, LV= Championship, Grace Road, 3rd day

Follow-on poses morning threat for Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire still needed 17 runs to avoid the follow-on, with two wickets remaining in their first innings, when bad light ended play early on the third day of their county championship match against Leicestershire at Grace Road

James Vince notched up Hampshire's first ton of the season

Durham v Hampshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day

Hampshire off bottom as Vince leads charge

Hampshire climbed off the foot of the Division One table and now face a crucial match at Taunton starting on Wednesday

The BCCI logo on the Indians' kit

India news

BCCI directed to pay Rs 12 crore to Nimbus

A court-appointed arbitrator has upheld Nimbus Communications' claim of almost Rs 12 crore ($1.8 million) against the BCCI for wrongful termination of various broadcast deals