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County diary

Chris Lewis' story to be dramatised

News from around the circuit, including Ashley Giles' Commonwealth Games gold touch and which county was absent from the coaches meeting last week

Chris Lewis made a brief comeback with Surrey before going to prison for drug-smuggling

ESPNcricinfo staff

County cricket grounds in the snow

The Beast from the East stops play

The County Championship gets underway in just over a month's time, but it's two-sweater weather around the shires at present ...

Chester-le-Street in the snow

Twenty20 Vision

Is Reece Topley facing a T20 future?

Reece Topley's future, the ignoring of Sam Northeast and the unpredictability of Pakistan cricket jostle for attention in our latest NatWest Blast round-up

NatWest T20 Blast

The art of the first over

Darren Stevens is fulfilling a role he might never have envisaged - that of a specialist first-over bowler in Twenty20 - but the tactic has never entirely caught on

Darren Stevens bowls against Essex

Pop goes the cricketer

Fabian Cowdrey has brought the Cowdrey line to an end at Kent by retiring, disillusioned, at 24, to support his brother's singing career

Fabian Cowdrey celebrates the wicket of Kevin O'Brien