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England county news

Newman moves to Middlesex

Opener Scott Newman has ended a nine-year spell with Surrey after leaving the club by mutual consent. He spent the second half of the 2009 season on loan with Nottinghamshire

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County news

Stephen Moore joins Lancashire

Stephen Moore, the Worcestershire batsman, has joined Lancashire leaving the county he has represented since 2003

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Indian news

Laxman happy with county stint

VS Laxman, the Indian Test batsman, has returned from a successful county stint raring to go for the home series against Sri Lanka starting November

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County news

Who's leaving, who's arriving

Counties have been busy during the winter putting together their squads for 2010 and there have been a number of interesting signings

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County news

David Brown leaves Gloucestershire early

David Brown, the Gloucestershire allrounder, is being released by the club a year before his contract expires after struggling for many first-team opportunities

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Professional Cricketers' Association

Trescothick picks up PCA award

Somerset's former England opener, Marcus Trescothick, has been named the Most Valuable Player for 2009 by the Professional Cricketers' Association.

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County news

Jefferson leaves Nottinghamshire

Will Jefferson, the opening batsman, has been released by Nottinghamshire after losing his first-team place

Worcestershire v Sussex, Pro40, New Road

Sussex lose, but still win title

Sussex retained their Pro40 title despite a heavy defeat to Worcestershire thanks to Durham's narrow victory against Somerset

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Pro40 round-up

Trott helps Warwickshire to Divison Two title

The 2009 county season came to a thrilling finish in the Pro40 with Sussex take the Division One title and Warwickshire claiming Division Two

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County Championship round-up

Nottinghamshire take second place

Nottinghamshire took second place, and a handsome prize, after victory over Sussex on the final day of the Championship season