LV= County Championship Division One, 2014 / 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
Nottinghamshire 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
Northamptonshire 15 0 12 0 3 0 70

Points by match:

Result Date   Team Pts   Team Pts  
9 Apr 2014
Notts 21
Lancashire 3 Table | Match


Sussex 23
Middlesex 1 Match
16 Apr 2014
Northants 11
Durham 11 Table | Match


Yorkshire 11
Somerset 9 Match


Sussex 20
Warwickshire 3 Match


Middlesex 23
Notts 4 Match
23 Apr 2014
Yorkshire 23
Northants 2 Table | Match


Durham 11
Somerset 8 Match


Warwickshire 11
Lancashire 9 Match
29 Apr 2014
Warwickshire 21
Notts 3 Table | Match
30 Apr 2014
Lancashire 19
Northants 3 Table | Match


Somerset 22
Sussex 3 Match


Middlesex 19
Yorkshire 3 Match
6 May 2014
Warwickshire 22
Middlesex 2 Table | Match
7 May 2014
Somerset 12
Notts 12 Table | Match


Yorkshire 11
Durham 9 Match


Sussex 10
Lancashire 8 Match
13 May 2014
Yorkshire 23
Warwickshire 3 Table | Match
14 May 2014
Sussex 12
Durham 11 Table | Match


Middlesex 22
Lancashire 4 Match


Notts 24
Northants 3 Match
21 May 2014
Middlesex 23
Northants 3 Table | Match
22 May 2014
Somerset 20
Durham 3 Table | Match
28 May 2014
Warwickshire 9
Somerset 9 Table | Match


Lancashire 11
Yorkshire 9 Match


Durham 11
Notts 10 Match
29 May 2014
Middlesex 5
Sussex 5 Table | Match
3 Jun 2014
Yorkshire 19
Northants 5 Table | Match
4 Jun 2014
Somerset 12
Lancashire 8 Table | Match


Notts 13
Sussex 12 Match


Durham 13
Middlesex 9 Match
10 Jun 2014
Somerset 21
Sussex 4 Table | Match
11 Jun 2014
Yorkshire 9
Notts 9 Table | Match


Warwickshire 10
Lancashire 9 Match
17 Jun 2014
Notts 22
Middlesex 8 Table | Match
18 Jun 2014
Warwickshire 23
Northants 4 Table | Match


Durham 22
Lancashire 5 Match
19 Jun 2014
Yorkshire 10
Sussex 9 Table | Match
24 Jun 2014
Yorkshire 24
Warwickshire 3 Table | Match
25 Jun 2014
Notts 24
Somerset 3 Table | Match


Durham 22
Sussex 4 Match


Lancashire 24
Northants 1 Match
2 Jul 2014
Somerset 11
Lancashire 9 Table | Match


Warwickshire 22
Notts 8 Match


Middlesex 12
Northants 10 Match
8 Jul 2014
Sussex 23
Northants 2 Table | Match
10 Jul 2014
Middlesex 11
Somerset 10 Table | Match


Yorkshire 13
Durham 9 Match
15 Jul 2014
Somerset 23
Northants 4 Table | Match


Warwickshire 24
Durham 2 Match


Notts 21
Lancashire 4 Match
22 Jul 2014
Yorkshire 21
Middlesex 4 Table | Match
24 Jul 2014
Sussex 23
Warwickshire 5 Table | Match
18 Aug 2014
Yorkshire 24
Sussex 6 Table | Match


Warwickshire 23
Somerset 5 Match


Lancashire 22
Durham 5 Match


Notts 23
Northants 4 Match
3 Sep 2014
Middlesex 11
Warwickshire 11 Table | Match


Northants 12
Somerset 10 Match


Durham 21
Notts 3 Match


Yorkshire 23
Lancashire 3 Match
12 Sep 2014
Yorkshire 23
Notts 2 Table | Match


Warwickshire 24
Northants 3 Match


Sussex 23
Lancashire 5 Match


Durham 23
Middlesex 5 Match
17 Sep 2014
Durham 23
Northants 3 Table | Match
18 Sep 2014
Somerset 6*
Middlesex 2* Table | Match


Notts 7*
Sussex 6* Match

* Middlesex were deducted two points for a slow over-rate 9/4/2014

21.2 Scoring of Points - LV= County Championship

21.2.1 For a win, 16 points, plus any points scored in the first innings.

21.2.2 In a tie, each side to score 8 points, plus any points scored in the first innings.

21.2.3 In a drawn match, each side to score 5 points, plus any points scored in the first innings (see also paragraph 21.2.6).

21.2.4 If the scores are equal in a drawn match, the side batting in the fourth innings to score 8 points plus any points scored in the first innings, and the opposing side to score 3 points plus any points scored in the first innings.

21.2.5 First Innings Points (awarded only for performances in the first 110 overs of each first innings and retained whatever the result of the match). a A maximum of five batting points to be available as under:

200 to 249 runs................................................... 1 point
250 to 299 runs ................................................. 2 points
300 to 349 runs ................................................. 3 points
350 to 399 runs ................................................. 4 points
400 runs or over ................................................ 5 points

b A maximum of three bowling points to be available as under:

3 to 5 wickets taken............................................ 1 point
6 to 8 wickets taken.......................................... 2 points
9 to 10 wickets taken........................................ 3 points

For the avoidance of doubt, "wickets taken" shall relate exclusively to batsmen dismissed under Laws 30 to 39 inclusive and to batsmen retired out.

If penalty runs are awarded to a team which at that time had faced less than 110 overs in their first innings, or completed their first innings before they had faced 110 overs, those penalty runs will be considered as counting towards the total as far as the award of bonus points is concerned.

If penalty runs are awarded to a team which had already faced 110 overs or more in their first innings, or had previously completed their first innings after they had faced 110 overs, those penalty runs will not be considered as counting towards the total as far as the award of bonus points is concerned.

21.2.6 If a match is abandoned without a ball being bowled, each side to score 5 points.

21.2.7 The side which has the highest aggregate of points gained at the end of the season shall be the Champion County of their respective Division. Should any sides in the Championship table be equal on points, the following tie-breakers will be applied in the order stated: most wins, fewest losses, team achieving most points in contests between teams level on points, most wickets taken, most runs scored.

Promotions and Relegation

At the end of the season, the top two teams from the Second Division will be promoted and the bottom two teams from the First Division will be relegated.

Tournament Fixtures Tournament Results
Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street - Sep 15-17
Durham won by an innings and 219 runs
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Sep 15-18
Sussex 391 & 244/3 Notts 413
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Sep 15-18
Somerset 523/9d Middlesex 223 & 140/1 (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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