Leicestershire v Gloucestershire, Grace Road, 4th day

White holds nerve in narrow win

Leicestershire ended the season on a high, beating Gloucestershire by two wickets in a dramatic finish to the Division Two game at Grace Road

Jon Culley at Derby

Derbyshire v Hampshire, Derby, 4th day

Derbyshire look beyond title glory

Derbyshire claimed the Division Two title as they ended the longest exile of any county from the top tier of the County Championship

Leicestershire v Gloucestershire, Grace Road, 3rd day

Late wickets give Leics edge

Claude Henderson snapped up two wickets in the penultimate over of the day to give Leicestershire a chance of finishing the season with a victory against Gloucestershire.

Jon Culley at Derby

Derbyshire v Hampshire, Derby, 3rd day

Krikken toasts return to success

Karl Kirkken compared leading Derbyshire to promotion with one of his best days as a player for Derbyshire, winning the Benson and Hedges Cup in 1993

Paul Edwards at Cardiff

Glamorgan v Kent, Cardiff, 3rd day

Kent denied by win for Croft

On the day Glamorgan announced a change to their traditional one-day name, they closed the season, and Robert Croft's career, with a win to deny Kent promotion

Paul Edwards at Cardiff

Glamorgan v Kent, Cardiff, 2nd day

Croft's farewell turn hurts Kent

Robert Croft claimed his 51st five-wicket haul in first-class cricket in his final appearance as Kent's promotion hopes took a heavy blow

Jon Culley at Derby

Derbyshire v Hampshire, Derby, 2nd day

Khawaja anchors Derbyshire bid

Derbyshire lost top spot in Division Two to Yorkshire but, thanks to Usman Khawaja's half-century, edged closer to securing promotion

George Dobell at Chelmsford

Essex v Yorkshire, Chelmsford, 2nd day

Yorkshire take control and lead

Yorkshire moved to the top of the Division Two table for the first time this season and look overwhelming favourites to gain promotion