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What a waste of champagne: Tim Bresnan gets drenched

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ESPNcricinfo retains ECB county coverage award

ESPNcricinfo has been named Online Publication of the Year for the third year running in the ECB's annual County Journalism Awards

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A defiant Andrew Gale holds the Championship trophy at Headingley

County news

Gale 'hurt' by racism claims

Andrew Gale, the Yorkshire captain, has spoken of the hurt he felt at being accused of racism after abusing Ashwell Prince in the Roses match last month, saying it was the "toughest time" of his career

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Saeed Ajmal took two wickets in two balls in his first game since arriving

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Grayson questions umpires on Ajmal

Paul Grayson, the Essex head coach, said English umpires should have called Saeed Ajmal for chucking this season

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Andrew Gale and Jason Gillespie the the precious prize

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Gale racism charges dropped

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale has been banned for the first two matches of the 2015 season after the ECB opted not to hold a formal hearing into allegations that he racially abused Ashwell Prince

Andrew Gale has words with Ashwell Prince as the players have the field

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Gale braced for further ban

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale is braced for a further ban as the ECB looks for a face-saving exit route from its investigations into alleged racial abuse.

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Kevin Pietersen struck five fours in his 29

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Pietersen immune from ECB action over book

Kevin Pietersen is immune from potential ECB disciplinary action over his autobiography after Surrey cancelled his registration.

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Alex Lees made it a Yorkshire double at the PCA awards

England news

Further accolades for Lyth and Lees

Adam Lyth added the Professional Cricketers' Association player of the year award to his collection of trophies from the 2014 season with team-mate Alex Lees named young player of the year.

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Matthew Maynard led a cycle ride from Cardiff to The Oval in memory of Tom Maynard

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Somerset appoint Maynard as head coach

Matthew Maynard has been appointed as Somerset's new head coach. He won the role ahead of other high-profile candidates including the former England one-day coach, Ashley Giles

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Chris Rogers chopped on

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Rogers hopes to finish at Middlesex

Middlesex were able to breathe a sigh of relief after clinging into Division One status, but are now preparing for life without Chris Rogers

Glen Chapple could not be Lancashire's hero again

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Chapple to ponder whether to play on

Glen Chapple will take time to consider whether his future lies on the field or behind the scenes after Lancashire were relegated for the second time in three seasons.