Martin Guptill watches the ball come off his bat

Glamorgan v Derbyshire, LV= County Championship Division Two, Cardiff, 1st day

Derbyshire call up leg-spin debutant

Just selecting a team was demanding enough for Derbyshire in Cardiff. Five injuries and a two-match suspension for Billy Godleman meant five changes from the side that dismissed Gloucestershire with such confidence

Kevin Pietersen made an unbeaten half-century

Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 4th day

Pietersen hits fifty in tame draw

Kevin Pietersen ended his first Championship match for almost two years with an unbeaten half-century and in touching distance of a Surrey batting record

Kevin Pietersen edged a drive to be caught at slip for 19

Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 1st day

Pietersen's campaign to swing the voters

Runs were plundered in Cardiff, but not by Kevin Pietersen in his first meaningful innings of the season. Still, this was just the start of his quest for an extraordinary return to the England team

Kumar Sangakkara acknowledges his hundred

Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 1st day

Sangakkara and Davies flay Glamorgan

A sizeable crowd had turned up at The Swalec Stadium to see Kevin Pietersen's return to first-class cricket in his bid to regain his place in England's Test team, but instead they were treated to fine hundreds from Kumar Sangakkara and Steven Davies

Jacques Rudolph flicks to leg

South Africa news

Rudolph quits South African cricket

Jacques Rudolph will no longer play professional cricket in South Africa after the left-handed batsman announced his decision to end his career in England

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Ned Eckersley reached the close of play on 99 not out

Leicestershire v Glamorgan, Grace Road, 3rd day

Eckersley's best gives Leicestershire hope

Ned Eckersley equalled his career-best 147 before late wickets from Charlie Shreck lifted chances of a positive result at Grace Road

Ned Eckersley reached the close of play on 99 not out

Leicestershire v Glamorgan, Grace Road, 2nd day

Robson, Eckersley give Leicestershire signs of life

Leicestershire's quest for a first County Championship victory since September 2012 is set to be extended, but with Ned Eckersley and Angus Robson ushering their team to 202 for 1 the first signs of a team beginning to emerge from hibernation were robustl