The final day of the season unfolds under autumn sun at Old Trafford, Lancashire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Old Trafford, September 26, 2014 © Getty Images

  • Aug 8, 2014

    A wet outfield was the problem for umpires Marais Erasmus and Rod Tucker © PA Photos

  • Aug 8, 2014

    Two wet grounds: damp scenes in Galle and Manchester © Getty Images/AFP

  • Aug 8, 2014

    The rain came down hard at Old Trafford © PA Photos

  • Aug 7, 2014

    Drizzle delayed the start of play by half an hour © Getty Images

  • Aug 1, 2013

    Test cricket was back at Old Trafford after a gap of three years © Getty Images

  • Aug 1, 2013

    The England team make their way down from the new dressing rooms © Getty Images

  • Jul 30, 2013

    There are sunnier times ahead for a remodelled Old Trafford © PA Photos

  • Jun 20, 2013

    The new pavilion provides the backdrop at Old Trafford © Getty Images

  • Apr 2, 2013

    Work continues at Old Trafford ahead of the Ashes © Getty Images

  • Sep 10, 2012

    It was umbrellas open at Old Trafford © PA Photos

  • Jul 9, 2012

    England train against backdrop of building work © Getty Images

  • Sep 15, 2010

    Dark clouds circle Old Trafford as play was delayed on the third day © Getty Images

  • Sep 15, 2010

    Ground staff at Old Trafford attempt to clear water off the covers © Getty Images

  • Aug 10, 2010

    Gordon Muchall fell to Gary Keedy as Lancashire fought back © Getty Images

  • Aug 10, 2010

    Blue skies greeted the second day of Lancashire's match against Durham at Old Trafford © Getty Images

  • Nov 12, 2009

    A computer generated image of the new-look Old Trafford © BDP Architects

  • Sep 1, 2009

    News of the abandonment is flashed on the big screen © Getty Images

  • Sep 1, 2009

    Disappointed fans begin to disperse © Getty Images