LV= County Championship Division One 2014

Nottinghamshire v Sussex, Trent Bridge, 3rd day

Sussex buoyed by another Joyce ton

A century from Ed Joyce helped Sussex seize the initiative on the third day of their Championship match against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge

Somerset v Middlesex, Taunton, 3rd day

Morgan and Rogers provide lifeline

Eoin Morgan demonstrated the technique and temperament that could yet render him a fine Test batsman and with it boosted Middlesex's hopes of avoiding relegation

Durham v Northamptonshire, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day

Rushworth's 15 demolishes Northants

Durham's Chris Rushworth took a mind-boggling 15 wickets in 18 overs as relegated Northamptonshire expired without a fight on a blameless Chester-le-Street pitch

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Yorkshire 15 8 1 0 6 0 246
Warwickshire 15 7 4 0 4 0 214
Notts 16* 6 5 0 4 0 206
Durham 15 5 3 0 7 0 196
Sussex 15* 5 4 0 4 1 183
Somerset 15* 4 2 0 8 0 181
Middlesex 15* 4 5 0 4 1 157
Lancashire 15 3 6 0 6 0 143
Northants 15 0 12 0 3 0 70

Statistics

LV= County Championship Division One, 2014 (in England First-class)

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A few days after Sam Robson's debut, Sam Hain nails his colours to England's mast

Chris Rogers provided a far more solid start to the second innings
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Jack Leach picked up the vital wicket of Eoin Morgan
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Eoin Morgan batted more than four hours for his 82
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Toby Roland-Jones helped repair some of the damage
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Eoin Morgan was the only Middlesex batsman to hold firm
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Peter Trego picked up two early wickets
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Tournament Fixtures Tournament Results
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Sep 15-18
Sussex 391 & 251/3 Notts 413
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Sep 15-18
Somerset 523/9d Middlesex 223 & 142/2 (f/o)
Lancashire v Middlesex at Manchester
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Northants v Sussex at Northampton
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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