ESPNcricinfo staff

Darren Stevens steered his side to the small target

County news

Stevens talks of 'brutal' corruption tangle

Darren Stevens has spoken openly for the first time about the circumstances that caused him to become embroiled in the Bangladesh anti-corruption enquiry which saw Mohammad Ashraful banned for eight years

Sam Billings played a brutal innings that defied conditions

England news

Billings replaces Kieswetter in England 30

Sam Bilings, Kent's up-and-coming wicketkeeper batsman, has been approved by the ICC as a replacement Craig Kieswetter in the England 30-man provisional squad for the World Cup

ESPNcricinfo staff

Yorkshire spray the champagne after winning the County Championship

County news

Yorkshire begin defence at New Road

Yorkshire will begin the defence of their County Championship title at New Road in 2015 as Worcestershire face the toughest of starts to life back in Division One.

ESPNcricinfo staff

Joe Denly hit an unbeaten 98 in Middlesex's chase

County news

Denly returns to Canterbury

Joe Denly will return to his home county of Kent next season having been released from the final year of his contract at Middlesex following three difficult seasons.

ESPNcricinfo staff

Jos Buttler sparkled late in Somerset's innings

County news

County ins and outs 2015

ESPNcricinfo keeps tabs on the movement between counties ahead of the 2014 season

Press Association

Darren Stevens made a run-a-ball 75

Kent v Gloucestershire, Canterbury, 4th day

Gloucestershire finish with a flourish

Gloucestershire finished their County Championship season on a high and denied Kent the chance of a potential fourth-placed Division Two

Press Association

Alex Gidman made a half-century

Kent v Gloucestershire, Canterbury, 3rd day

Alex Gidman signs off with hundred

Kent face an uphill battle to prevent their sixth defeat of the four-day campaign after Gloucestershire dictated terms on day three in Canterbury

Press Association

Will Tavaré made a bright start with eight boundaries

Kent v Gloucestershire, Canterbury, 2nd day

Tavare ton cements Gloucestershire's control

Gloucestershire opener Will Tavare hit an unbeaten century to bat his side into a strong position at the mid-point of their final game in Canterbury

Press Association

Mitch Claydon bowling for his new county

Kent v Gloucestershire, Canterbury, 1st day

Claydon five skittles Gloucestershire

Mitchell Claydon bagged his third five-wicket haul of the season as Kent dismissed Gloucestershire for 179 on the opening day at Canterbury. Responding after tea, Kent fared badly in reaching 83 for 4