Jos Buttler and Arron Lilley celebrate one of the spinner's two scalps

Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston

Lancashire into final as spin dominates in poor spectacle

English cricket's three-for-one Finals Day provided entertainment in the second semi-final worthy of the supermarket discount bin as Lancashire reach the final with a six-wicket victory

Umpire Rob Bailey gives the final signal to leave the field for good

County news

Umpires consider protective head visors

England's first-class umpires, concerned for their own safety in an era of ever-powerful hitting, are examining forms of protection including to the head, the heart and the back of the neck

Melinda Farrell at Hove

Rene Farrell claimed 3 for 17 to wrap up victory

England v Australia, 2nd Women's Ashes T20, Hove

Farrell stars as Australia reclaim Ashes

Australia secured their first Women's Ashes victory in England in 14 years with a ruthless bowling display in the second T20 in Hove