ESPNcricinfo staff

The lights shine at Canterbury

County news

Kent £658,000 profit brings hopes of recovery

Kent have encouraged hopes that they can rediscover their one-timw reputation as one of the forces of the county game by announcing profits of £658,000 for 2014

ESPNcricinfo staff

Matt Coles bustles in for Hampshire

County news

Coles agrees second stint at Kent

Matt Coles, released by Hampshire last week, has agreed terms to return to Kent, the home county where his career began

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