Points Table

Points table for matches completed by 8 Jun 2012

Derbyshire 9 4 1 0 4 0 121
Yorkshire 7 2 0 0 5 0 85
Kent 7 2 0 0 5 0 84
Northamptonshire 8 2 2 0 4 0 76
Hampshire 7 2 2 0 3 0 74
Gloucestershire 8 2 3 0 2 1 72
Essex 7 1 1 0 5 0 59
Leicestershire 9 1 2 0 6 0 55
Glamorgan 8 0 5 0 2 1 37
DERBS 9 4 1 0 4 121 0.0
YORKS 7 2 0 0 5 85 0.0
KENT 7 2 0 0 5 84 0.0
NTHNT 8 2 2 0 4 76 0.0
HANTS 7 2 2 0 3 74 0.0
GLOUC 8 2 3 0 2 72 0.0
ESSEX 7 1 1 0 5 59 0.0
LEICS 9 1 2 0 6 55 0.0
GLAM 8 0 5 0 2 37 0.0

Points by match:

7 Apr 2012 Leics 15 Glamorgan 2 Table | Match

Essex 23 Gloucs 3 Match
8 Apr 2012 Kent 10 Yorkshire 9 Table | Match

Derbyshire 20 Northants 5 Match
14 Apr 2012 Kent 23 Northants 2 Table | Match

Derbyshire 19 Glamorgan 3 Match
15 Apr 2012 Gloucs 22 Hampshire 3 Table | Match
22 Apr 2012 Leics 9 Derbyshire 6 Table | Match

Hampshire 19 Glamorgan 3 Match

Gloucs 8 Kent 6 Match

Yorkshire 7 Essex 6 Match
29 Apr 2012 Northants 5 Essex 3 Table | Match

Gloucs 3 Glamorgan 3 Match

Hampshire 7 Leics 5 Match

Kent 10 Yorkshire 7 Match
5 May 2012 Derbyshire 10 Gloucs 7 Table | Match

Yorkshire 23 Leics 1 Match

Northants 20 Hampshire 3 Match

Essex 8 Glamorgan 6 Match
12 May 2012 Hampshire 10 Derbyshire 10 Table | Match

Yorkshire 19 Gloucs 4 Match

Kent 7 Essex 6 Match

Northants 7 Leics 5 Match
18 May 2012 Derbyshire 23 Glamorgan 4 Table | Match
19 May 2012 Essex 10 Leics 9 Table | Match

Northants 7 Kent 6 Match

Hampshire 10 Yorkshire 9 Match
25 May 2012 Derbyshire 22 Essex 3 Table | Match

Kent 22 Leics 1 Match
26 May 2012 Hampshire 22 Glamorgan 6 Table | Match

Northants 22 Gloucs 4 Match
1 Jun 2012 Gloucs 21 Derbyshire 3 Table | Match

Glamorgan 10 Leics 6 Match
2 Jun 2012 Yorkshire 11 Northants 8 Table | Match
8 Jun 2012 Derbyshire 8 Leics 4 Table | Match

*** 7th April: Leicestershire deducted 5 points for a slow-over rate
*** 7th April: Glamorgan deducted 1 point for a slow-over rate

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 3 points, plus any points scored in the first innings (see also paragraph 21.1.6).

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 3 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.