Mitchell Johnson went past 300 wickets in his first over of the day

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Ashes Test, Edgbaston, 2nd day

Rapid Warner fifty fuels Australia fight

The second day at Edgbaston began with Mitchell Johnson bouncing out two batsmen in one over, but England still managed to tighten their grip on the match over the course of the first two sessions


Josh Cobb made an impressive 84

Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, Royal London Cup, Group A, Wantage Road

Stone, Crook finish off Leicestershire

Olly Stone and Steven Crook led a superb Northamptonshire bowling display as they got off the mark at the third attempt in the Royal London Cup


Essex v Warwickshire, Royal London Cup, Group B, Chelmsford

Pettini and Westley crush Warwickshire

Openers Mark Pettini and Tom Westley both scored centuries as Essex inflicted a 152-run defeat on Warwickshire in their Royal London Cup Group B clash at Chelmsford


Zafar Ansari top-scored with an unbeaten 66

Surrey v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Group A, Kia Oval

Ansari stars as Surrey hold off Yorkshire

Gary Ballance hit his second fifty in three days after being dropped by England but it was not enough to prevent Yorkshire from losing to Surrey by six runs in the Royal London Cup


Mark Stoneman hits over the top on the way to his hundred

Somerset v Durham, Royal London Cup, Group A, Taunton

Durham cruise on Stoneman-Mustard stand

A record-breaking stand of 211 between openers Mark Stoneman and Phil Mustard helped Durham maintain their winning start in the Royal London Cup

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Junaid Khan's series of yorkers sealed Lancashire's victory

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Middlesex bring in Junaid Khan

Middlesex have signed Junaid Khan as their latest overseas player


Darren Stevens scored his sixth List A hundred

Glamorgan v Kent, Royal London Cup, Group B, Cardiff

Cooke heroics trump Stevens ton

Glamorgan were indebted to a brilliant unbeaten 94 from Chris Cooke as they chased down a target of 318 to beat Kent by three wickets in a thrilling Royal London Cup match in Cardiff