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England v Australia, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 4th day

Ballance most vulnerable after England blown away

Jul 19, 2015: England weren't just beaten, they were blown away. The selectors will not want to show signs of panic but none of the struggling batsmen should be surprised if they are dropped

George Dobell at Lord's

Middlesex v Somerset, LV= Championship, Division One, Northwood, 1st day

Compton felled as Somerset quicks thrive

Jul 11, 2015: Nick Compton made a courageous return to the crease, five hours after being forced to retire hurt when he was hit on the head by a Jamie Overton bouncer, to help Middlesex reach 283 all out on the first day of their LV= County Championship Division One ma

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Middlesex v Hampshire, LV= Championship Division One, Lord's, 2nd day

Compton driven by Ashes memories

Jun 29, 2015: Nick Compton was dropped midway through the last Ashes series in England. His chances of an Ashes recall are remote no matter how much he tries to prove otherwise

Tim Wigmore

Yorkshire v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Headingley, 1st day

Revived Brooks shows benefit of a break

Jun 7, 2015: Yorkshire bowled superbly, with control and discipline, as the Division One leaders, Middlesex, were restricted to only one batting point

Jon Culley at Headingley

Middlesex v Warwickshire, LV= Championship, Division One, Lord's, 3rd day

Compton keeps Middlesex afloat

Jun 2, 2015: On a day when those old-school virtues of patience and judgment were suddenly being pined for up at Headingley, what England might have given for some of Nick Compton's obduracy at the head of their futile rearguard

Andrew Miller at Lord's

Hampshire v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 4th day

Winless Hampshire frustrate leaders

May 20, 2015: Hampshire are bottom and without a victory, but they will draw some hope from a grim draw against Middlesex, the Championship leaders

David Lloyd at the Ageas Bowl

Hampshire v Middlesex, LV= Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 3rd day

Compton Middlesex's gain again

May 19, 2015: It may have taken a few more innings than Nick Compton would have liked but, at the ninth time of asking, the former England batsman is a Middlesex century-maker once again

David Lloyd at the Ageas Bowl

Gloucestershire v Middlesex, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Bristol

Cockbain's best out-does Compton's

May 15, 2015: Captain Ian Cockbain hit his best T20 score of 91 to guide Gloucestershire to a seven-wicket victory over Middlesex in the opening NatWest Blast game at Bristol.

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Middlesex v Notts, Lord's, 4th day

Harris, Murtagh salvage draw for Middlesex

Apr 14, 2015: Middlesex's eighth-wicket pair of James Harris and Tim Murtagh held out for 19 overs to deny Nottinghamshire victory at Lord's

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MCC news

Cook gets WI warm-up in Abu Dhabi

Jan 22, 2015: Alastair Cook will prepare for England's tour of West Indies by playing for MCC in Abu Dhabi after being named in the squad for the Champion County match against Yorkshire and the Emirates T20 tournament which precedes the four-day fixture

Andrew McGlashan

County news

Compton 'returns home' to Middlesex

Dec 12, 2014: Nick Compton who has re-joined Middlesex on a three-year contract, has described returning to Lord's as like "a return home."

George Dobell

County news

Unhappy Compton leaves Somerset

Nov 14, 2014: Nick Compton, the former England opener, is to leave Somerset despite having signed a three-year deal with the club in 2013

George Dobell

Yorkshire v Somerset, Headingley, 2nd day

Compton rains on Yorkshire's parade

Sep 24, 2014: Barely 24 hours after Yorkshire's chairman Colin Graves announced his plans for world domination the Championship celebrations are not going awfully well

David Hopps at Headingley

Somerset v Northants, Taunton, 1st day

Barrow's best frustrates Willey

Aug 31, 2014: Alex Barrow's career-best 88 helped Somerset recover from a poor start to post 314 all out on the opening day of the LV=County Championship match with Northamptonshire at Taunton.

Press Association

England v India, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 2nd day

Do England stick or twist with Robson?

Aug 16, 2014: A number of holes in England's Test team have been filled, but the second opening slot has not been nailed down. A tricky decision will need to be made with an Ashes looming next year

George Dobell at The Oval

England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's 5th day

Hapless England victims of failing system

Jul 21, 2014: Previous England inadequacies were masked by a handful of excellent players but now the national side are showing the results of an environment too cosy for those whose faces fit and one that ostracises the rest

George Dobell at Lord's

Somerset v Gloucestershire, NatWest T20, Taunton

Thomas, Nannes secure vital derby win

Jul 11, 2014: Acting captain Alfonso Thomas claimed two wickets in the final over as Somerset beat Gloucestershire by seven runs in a NatWest T20 Blast thriller at Taunton.

Press Association

Middlesex v Somerset, Uxbridge, 2nd day

Compton, Finn show international class

Jul 8, 2014: A year ago, Nick Compton and Steven Finn would not have envisaged spending these four days at Uxbridge. They would have anticipated playing against India at Trent Bridge tomorrow.

Tim Wigmore at Uxbridge

Warwickshire v Somerset, Edgbaston, 1st day

Compton demonstrates old-fashioned values

May 25, 2014: Nick Compton compiled a patient half-century that built Somerset an excellent foundation against Warwickshire and provided a reminder of his skills that,just might have helped England retain the Ashes in the winter.

George Dobell at Edgbaston

Durham v Somerset, Chester-le-Street, 4th day

Compton sends England a reminder

Apr 23, 2014: Nick Compton provided another reminder of his abilities as he helped his Somerset side secure a draw on the final day of their game at Durham

George Dobell at Chester-le-Street
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