Jon Culley

Adil Rashid helped himself to a century of his own

Somerset v Yorkshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Taunton, 4th day

Rashid falls short but Yorks secure draw

Yorkshire's unbeaten start to the defence of their 2014 Championship title was under threat against Somserset and it took a solid day-long rearguard action to keep it intact

Craig Overton picked up three wickets

Somerset v Yorkshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day

Overton sibling rivalry puts pressure on Yorkshire

As you might expect, the Overton twins have a good deal in common, in physical terms of course and in their talent at sports

Jason Gillespie is the topic of many conversations

England news

Gillespie backs Bayliss for England job

Jason Gillespie said that if it had been up to him to choose from the candidates on England cricket director Andrew Strauss's shortlist then he would also have picked Trevor Bayliss

Andrew Gale made an unbeaten 68 off 55 balls

Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Trent Bridge

Yorks win but prepare to lose Gillespie

Yorkshire ignored off-field distractions to register only their second win in nine Twenty20 matches against Nottinghamshire

Ashley Giles chats with Paul Collingwood

England news

Collingwood not thinking about England job

Paul Collingwood, the veteran former England allrounder who has already declared his ambition to coach at the highest level when he retires from playing, says that only "a ridiculous offer" would interest in him the current England vacancy

Vernon Philander picked up Nick Compton

Durham v Notts, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day

Wood, Hutton shine as Notts take charge

Nottinghamshire were dismissed for 178 in their second innings but in conditions still offering substantial help to the bowlers a target of 261 to win may be enough to give Chris Read's side a first win of the season

Ben Cox steered Worcestershire into the lead

Worcestershire v Somerset, LV= County Championship Division One, New Rd, 2nd day

Cox century defies Worcestershire tag

The assumption that Worcestershire will be the whipping boys of 2015 might have to be revised. After two days of impressive cricket from the yo-yo side of the County Championship, it is Somerset who face the prospect of a third consecutive defeat.

Andy Hodd drives through the off side

Yorkshire v Warkwickshire, LV= Championship, Division 1, Headingley, 4th day

Chopra plays long game as Bears opt for safety first

Warwickshire ultimately decided that much as they might have liked to leave Headingley with a win it was the long game that they were really interested in. Thus not losing became the priority that dictated their tactics on the final day

Andrew Gale was disappointed to be given out off a full toss

Yorkshire v Warks, LV= Championship, Division 1, Headingley, 3rd day

Combative Gale treads the tightrope

Andrew Gale battled in combative style to repel Warwickshire at Headingley but as Yorkshire's captain narrowly missed out on a century there was a reminder of the disciplinary tightrope he must tread

Tim Bresnan bowls to Chris Rogers

Yorkshire v Warks, LV= Championship, Division 1, Headingley, 2nd day

Bresnan five-for reward for changed action

Tim Bresnan took a five-wicket haul but Ian Westwood's 196 helped Warwickshire to a strong position against the champions