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Alex Hales reached his half-century off 46 balls

Nottinghamshire v Durham, Royal London Cup quarter-final, Trent Bridge

Patel takes four to oust holders Durham

Samit Patel picked up four wickets to help Nottinghamshire into the semi-finals of the Royal London Cup after defeating Durham by 49 runs on DLS

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James Harris won three lbws in a devastating spell of four wickets in 11 balls

Durham v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 4th day

'Perfectionist' Harris secures Middlesex win

Middlesex consolidated second place in LV= County Championship Division One after surviving a nervy start at Chester-le-Street to beat Durham by 71 runs

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Durham v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day

Rushworth breaks record, but Middlesex in control

Chris Rushworth beat Ottis Gibson's record for most wickets in a season but Middlesex's greater all-round bowling strength has put them in pole position for victory at Chester-le-Street

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Chris Rushworth was the most-used seamer in the opening two sessions

Durham v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day

Drop proves costly as wickets tumble

On a day when 19 wickets fell at a heavily overcast Chester-le-Street, the one which got away proved costly for Durham.

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Nick Compton drives during his 70

Durham v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 1st day

Onions and Compton share honours

Former England players Graham Onions and Nick Compton dominated the first half day at Chester-le-Street before rain arrived with Middlesex on 141 for 5

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Michael Richardson helped put on a century stand for the second wicket

Durham v Derbyshire, Royal London Cup, Group A, Chester-le-Street

Durham survive boundary shortage to claim victory

Holders Durham will discover tomorrow whether they have scraped into the Royal London Cup quarter-finals, but it is all over for Derbyshire after their 55-run defeat at Chester-le-Street

Liam Plunkett bowled an economical spell

Yorkshire v Durham, LV= County Championship Div 1, North Marine Rd, 3rd day

Plunkett gives Scarborough plenty to toast

Scarborough is more than an outground. It is Yorkshire cricket's place on the coast. The game against Durham, which Yorkshire won by 183 runs short after tea on the third day, was well-attended, although that is to be expected