Middlesex v Warwickshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Lord's, 3rd day
Jun 2, 2015: On a day when those old-school virtues of patience and judgment were suddenly being pined for up at Headingley, what England might have given for some of Nick Compton's obduracy at the head of their futile rearguard
Hampshire v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 4th day
May 20, 2015: Hampshire are bottom and without a victory, but they will draw some hope from a grim draw against Middlesex, the Championship leaders
Hampshire v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 3rd day
May 19, 2015: It may have taken a few more innings than Nick Compton would have liked but, at the ninth time of asking, the former England batsman is a Middlesex century-maker once again
Gloucestershire v Middlesex, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Bristol
May 15, 2015: Captain Ian Cockbain hit his best T20 score of 91 to guide Gloucestershire to a seven-wicket victory over Middlesex in the opening NatWest Blast game at Bristol.
Middlesex v Notts, Lord's, 4th day
Apr 14, 2015: Middlesex's eighth-wicket pair of James Harris and Tim Murtagh held out for 19 overs to deny Nottinghamshire victory at Lord's
Jan 22, 2015: Alastair Cook will prepare for England's tour of West Indies by playing for MCC in Abu Dhabi after being named in the squad for the Champion County match against Yorkshire and the Emirates T20 tournament which precedes the four-day fixture
Dec 12, 2014: Nick Compton who has re-joined Middlesex on a three-year contract, has described returning to Lord's as like "a return home."
Nov 14, 2014: Nick Compton, the former England opener, is to leave Somerset despite having signed a three-year deal with the club in 2013
Yorkshire v Somerset, Headingley, 2nd day
Sep 24, 2014: Barely 24 hours after Yorkshire's chairman Colin Graves announced his plans for world domination the Championship celebrations are not going awfully well
Somerset v Northants, Taunton, 1st day
Aug 31, 2014: Alex Barrow's career-best 88 helped Somerset recover from a poor start to post 314 all out on the opening day of the LV=County Championship match with Northamptonshire at Taunton.
England v India, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 2nd day
Aug 16, 2014: A number of holes in England's Test team have been filled, but the second opening slot has not been nailed down. A tricky decision will need to be made with an Ashes looming next year
England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's 5th day
Jul 21, 2014: Previous England inadequacies were masked by a handful of excellent players but now the national side are showing the results of an environment too cosy for those whose faces fit and one that ostracises the rest
Somerset v Gloucestershire, NatWest T20, Taunton
Jul 11, 2014: Acting captain Alfonso Thomas claimed two wickets in the final over as Somerset beat Gloucestershire by seven runs in a NatWest T20 Blast thriller at Taunton.
Middlesex v Somerset, Uxbridge, 2nd day
Jul 8, 2014: A year ago, Nick Compton and Steven Finn would not have envisaged spending these four days at Uxbridge. They would have anticipated playing against India at Trent Bridge tomorrow.
Warwickshire v Somerset, Edgbaston, 1st day
May 25, 2014: Nick Compton compiled a patient half-century that built Somerset an excellent foundation against Warwickshire and provided a reminder of his skills that,just might have helped England retain the Ashes in the winter.
Durham v Somerset, Chester-le-Street, 4th day
Apr 23, 2014: Nick Compton provided another reminder of his abilities as he helped his Somerset side secure a draw on the final day of their game at Durham
Feb 22, 2014: Nick Compton talks about stepping out of his grandfather's shadow and sharing an honour with a batsman he looks up to
The Ashes 2013-14
Nov 10, 2013: England's batting order has lost some of its stability with Alastair Cook set to have his third opening partner of the year and Michael Carberry's resurgence has surely shut the door on Nick Compton
Nottinghamshire v Somerset, Trent Bridge, 2nd day
Sep 25, 2013: James Hildreth batted beautifully, scoring at roughly a run a ball for his entire innings, and soothed talk of a possible Somerset relegation
The Ashes 2013-14
Sep 21, 2013: Debates over the identity of the second spinner, reserve wicketkeeper and reserve batsmen will occupy the minds of the England selectors ahead of the announcement of the Ashes squad on Monday
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India opener hopes to make the most of Anil Kumble's presence and feels his wealth of experience and knowledge of handling pressure situations would come in handy for the batting unit too
A two-division structure will give the format the shake-up it needs. It's important for fans of the traditional game to embrace change
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