Points Table

Middlesex 16 8 2 0 6 0 240
Surrey 16 8 4 0 4 0 227
Northamptonshire 16 7 2 0 7 0 226
Gloucestershire 16 6 5 0 5 0 198
Derbyshire 16 5 6 0 5 0 181
Glamorgan 16 5 6 0 5 0 178
Essex 16 4 4 0 8 0 159
Kent 16 5 9 0 2 0 149
Leicestershire 16 1 11 0 4 0 88
MIDDX 16 8 2 0 6 240 0.0
SURR 16 8 4 0 4 227 0.0
NTHNT 16 7 2 0 7 226 0.0
GLOUC 16 6 5 0 5 198 0.0
DERBS 16 5 6 0 5 181 0.0
GLAM 16 5 6 0 5 178 0.0
ESSEX 16 4 4 0 8 159 0.0
KENT 16 5 9 0 2 149 0.0
LEICS 16 1 11 0 4 88 0.0

Points by match:

11 Apr 2011 Gloucs 21 Derbyshire 3 Table | Match

Leics 20 Glamorgan 3 Match

Northants 9 Surrey 8 Match

Kent 20 Essex 4 Match
16 Apr 2011 Middlesex 21 Essex 3 Table | Match

Derbyshire 23 Leics 3 Match

Northants 22 Kent 3 Match
17 Apr 2011 Glamorgan 20 Gloucs 3 Table | Match
23 Apr 2011 Middlesex 20 Derbyshire 3 Table | Match

Surrey 9 Glamorgan 8 Match

Northants 9 Essex 9 Match
29 Apr 2011 Gloucs 21 Kent 4 Table | Match

Middlesex 24 Surrey 3 Match

Essex 21 Glamorgan 5 Match
30 Apr 2011 Leics 8 Derbyshire 6 Table | Match
6 May 2011 Surrey 21 Leics 3 Table | Match
7 May 2011 Middlesex 11 Gloucs 10 Table | Match

Northants 24 Kent 4 Match
12 May 2011 Glamorgan 24 Kent 3 Table | Match
13 May 2011 Derbyshire 8 Essex 6 Table | Match
14 May 2011 Northants 24 Gloucs 4 Table | Match
21 May 2011 Surrey 10 Essex 9 Table | Match

Gloucs 11 Leics 7 Match
22 May 2011 Glamorgan 24 Middlesex 1 Table | Match
27 May 2011 Glamorgan 10 Surrey 7 Table | Match

Middlesex 10 Essex 7 Match

Derbyshire 11 Kent 9 Match

Northants 9 Leics 9 Match
1 Jun 2011 Essex 9 Gloucs 8 Table | Match

Kent 24 Leics 3 Match

Northants 24 Glamorgan 1 Match

Surrey 23 Derbyshire 8 Match
21 Jun 2011 Northants 22 Leics 2 Table | Match

Gloucs 21 Surrey 4 Match

Middlesex 19 Kent 3 Match
27 Jun 2011 Essex 19 Northants 3 Table | Match
30 Jun 2011 Gloucs 11 Middlesex 8 Table | Match

Derbyshire 23 Glamorgan 4 Match
13 Jul 2011 Surrey 23 Kent 5 Table | Match

Essex 22 Leics 4 Match
14 Jul 2011 Derbyshire 23 Glamorgan 7 Table | Match
22 Jul 2011 Gloucs 24 Kent 3 Table | Match
23 Jul 2011 Derbyshire 10 Northants 8 Table | Match

Middlesex 22 Surrey 3 Match
29 Jul 2011 Essex 19 Leics 4 Table | Match
30 Jul 2011 Surrey 24 Gloucs 5 Table | Match

Northants 10 Glamorgan 6 Match
1 Aug 2011 Middlesex 23 Derbyshire 4 Table | Match
5 Aug 2011 Glamorgan 10 Essex 8 Table | Match

Leics 8 Kent 7 Match
12 Aug 2011 Kent 21 Surrey 3 Table | Match
13 Aug 2011 Derbyshire 24 Gloucs 4 Table | Match
14 Aug 2011 Northants 10 Middlesex 8 Table | Match
20 Aug 2011 Glamorgan 22 Leics 6 Table | Match

Essex 10 Gloucs 8 Match

Kent 20 Middlesex 6 Match

Northants 21 Derbyshire 3 Match
25 Aug 2011 Surrey 22 Leics 3 Table | Match
26 Aug 2011 Essex 7 Derbyshire 6 Table | Match

Middlesex 10 Northants 6 Match
2 Sep 2011 Kent 13 Essex 3 Table | Match

Middlesex 24 Leics 0 Match
3 Sep 2011 Gloucs 21 Glamorgan 7 Table | Match

Surrey 21 Northants 3 Match
10 Sep 2011 Surrey 22 Essex 3 Table | Match

Middlesex 9 Glamorgan 5 Match

Gloucs 23 Leics 3 Match

Derbyshire 24 Kent 7 Match
14 Sep 2011 Northants 22 Gloucs 3 Table | Match

Surrey 24 Derbyshire 2 Match
15 Sep 2011 Middlesex 24 Leics 5 Table | Match

Glamorgan 22 Kent 3 Match

*** 14th July: Glamorgan deducted 1 point for a slow-over rate
*** 2nd September: Kent deducted 8 points for poor pitch
*** 3rd September: Gloucestershire deducted 1 point for a slow-over rate
*** 10th September: Essex deducted 2 points for a slow-over rate.
*** 10th September: Kent deducted 1 point for a slow-over rate

Scoring of Points - LV County Championship

For a win, 16 points, plus any points scored in the first innings.

In a tie, each side to score 8 points, plus any points scored in the first innings.

In a drawn match, each side to score 3 points, plus any points scored in the first innings (see also paragraph 21.1.6).

If the scores are equal in a drawn match, the side batting in the fourth innings to score 8 points plus any points scored in the first innings, and the opposing side to score 3 points plus any points scored in the first innings.

First Innings Points (awarded only for performances in the first 110 overs of each first innings and retained whatever the result of the match). a A maximum of five batting points to be available as under:

200 to 249 runs................................................... 1 point
250 to 299 runs ................................................. 2 points
300 to 349 runs ................................................. 3 points
350 to 399 runs ................................................. 4 points
400 runs or over ................................................ 5 points

A maximum of three bowling points to be available as under:

3 to 5 wickets taken. ........................................... 1 point
6 to 8 wickets taken . ......................................... 2 points
9 to 10 wickets taken ........................................ 3 points

For the avoidance of doubt, "wickets taken" shall relate exclusively to batsmen dismissed under Laws 30 to 39 inclusive and to batsmen retired out.

If penalty runs are awarded to a team which at that time had faced less than 110 overs in their first innings, or completed their first innings before they had faced 110 overs, those penalty runs will be considered as counting towards the total as far as the award of bonus points is concerned.

If penalty runs are awarded to a team which had already faced 110 overs or more in their first innings, or had previously completed their first innings after they had faced 110 overs, those penalty runs will not be considered as counting towards the total as far as the award of bonus points is concerned.

If a match is abandoned without a ball being bowled, each side to score 3 points.

The side which has the highest aggregate of points gained at the end of the season shall be the Champion County of their respective Division. Should any sides in the Championship table be equal on points, the following tie-breakers will be applied in the order stated: most wins, fewest losses, team achieving most points in contests between teams level on points, most wickets taken, most runs scored.