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    'I'll head in all guns blazing'

All Out Cricket: Three years after Tymal Mills was a stand-in in a village side, the left-armer from Essex is knocking on the doors of the national selectors

    'I'd always be the one with the reddest trousers'

Former South Africa fast bowler Charl Willoughby is quite the stickler when it comes to shining the ball

County ins and outs 2014

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    Invaluable council

As counties struggle to adapt to changing economic times, their local councils have become important allies. By Chris Stonor

    County cricket's commercial crusade for the 21st century

Every club is trying its best to stay afloat, selling real estate, borrowing heavily, but is the model sustainable? By Chris Stonor

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Essex hope to beckon Indian summer

One Man And His Dog: Despite their struggles, Essex are somehow in a strong position as 2013 reaches the business end

Napier instrumental in Essex's fast-improving season

One Man and His Dog: The form of Essex's now legendary allrounder has kept the county's heads above water

Essex need a change at the top

One Man and His Dog: Baffling selections, wasted talent, players leaving - Essex are moving backwards under Paul Grayson


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Tom Westley drives on his way to a half-century
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Jaik Mickleburgh made 24
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Alastair Cook made a century as Essex responded well
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Alastair Cook with his Essex team-mates
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Greg Smith made 37 as Essex struggled
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Reece Topley celebrates removing Jack Shantry to win the match
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Team Fixtures Team Results
v Surrey at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
v Gloucs at Bristol
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
v Leics at Chelmsford
May 4-7, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Tour Match v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 13, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
South Division v Middlesex at Lord's
May 17, 2014 (16:00 local | 15:00 GMT | 11:00 EDT | 10:00 CDT | 08:00 PDT)
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