Chris Dent plays the pull

Northants v Gloucestershire, Northampton, 4th day

Northants victory hopes Dented

Chris Dent hit an unbeaten century as the Gloucestershire opener batted throughout the final day to help his side secure a draw in the LV= County Championship Division Two match at Northamptonshire

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David Willey took a triple-wicket maiden to rip out Gloucestershire's lower order

Northants v Gloucestershire, Northampton, 2nd day

Willey's mad over swings match Northants' way

Three wickets in four balls from David Willey helped Northamptonshire set up a healthy lead over Gloucestershire after day two at Wantage Road. Northants, with eight second innings wickets remaining, are 105 in front.

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Adam Rossington made 34 in 17 balls

Northants v Gloucs, Northampton, 1st day

Rossington counterattacks after Miles best

Adam Rossington underpinned Northamptonshire's efforts with a fine 95 to help them reach 333 all out against Gloucestershire

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Ian Harvey swings over the off side

County news

Harvey returns to Gloucestershire

Ian Harvey will return to Gloucestershire as assistant head coach this summer. Harvey, the former Australian allrounder, is a legend in the Westcountry having played a key part in the one-day success Gloucestershire enjoyed at the turn of the century.

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Peter Handscomb celebrates his century

County news

Handscomb set for Gloucestershire stint

Gloucestershire have signed Victoria wicketkeeper-batsman Peter Handscomb as one of their overseas players for 2015

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It was a morning for umbrellas as rain delayed the start

County news

Gloucestershire floodlight plans rejected

Gloucestershire's hopes of hosting games at the 2019 World Cup have taken a hit after Bristol council declined to approve their application for floodlight planning permission

Syd Lawrence in action for England B

England news

Lawrence swaps stages in new life

Coaches, city workers, coffee shop owners - all occupations of retired first-class cricketers. But David "Syd" Lawrence, once a fearsome fast bowler for England, has deviated somewhat in his second life.