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Olly Stone celebrates a wicket

Lancashire v Northants, LV= Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 4th day

Dominant Northants denied by rain

Rain came to Lancashire's rescue in the LV= County Championship match against Northamptonshire at Old Trafford, with the hosts facing almost certain defeat after losing seven wickets in a poor afternoon session

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Steven Crook took 4 for 30 as Glamorgan stumbled to 134 all out

Lancashire v Northants, LV= Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 2nd day

Northants take control through bowlers, Duckett

Northamptonshire wrested control of their Championship Division Two clash with Lancashire after an entertaining third day at Old Trafford which saw 15 wickets fall

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Ashwell Prince clips to leg during his 153

Lancashire v Northants, LV= Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 2nd day

Brown, Prince lead Lancs fightback

Lancashire fought back well against Northamptonshire on a second day dominated by the batsmen as the home side's middle order made a solid start in replying to 438

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Ben Duckett works to the leg side

Lancashire v Northants, LV= Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 1st day

Duckett ton gives Lancashire the runaround

A brilliant century from opener Ben Duckett ensured Northamptonshire enjoyed a productive day against LV= County Championship Division Two leaders Lancashire at Old Trafford

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Samit Patel's unbeaten 58 steered Nottinghamshire to victory

Nottinghamshire v Northants, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Trent Bridge

Patel gives Nottinghamshire's Blast a boost

Samit Patel and James Taylor shared an unbroken stand of 95 to guide Nottinghamshire to a seven-wicket victory over Northamptonshire in the Natwest T20 Blast at Trent Bridge

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David Willey needed treatment and was unable to bowl after an ankle injury

Worcestershire v Northants, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, New Road

Northants hang on for win, but fear for Willey

Northants held off a plucky challenge by Worcestershire but fear for David Willey after he damaged an ankle in a collision with Jack Shantry

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Olly Stone celebrates a wicket

Northamptonshire v Kent, LV= Championship, Division Two, Wantage Road, 3rd day

Hostile Stone rushes Kent to heavy defeat

Olly Stone bowled one of the fastest spells of the season as Kent were twice bundled out in less than 45 overs at Northampton

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Muhammad Azharullah removed Gloucestershire's top three

Northamptonshire v Kent, LV= County Championship Div Two, Wantage Rd, 2nd day

Azharullah leads Kent rout before visitors' fightback

The summer solstice must have seemed even longer to Kent than normal, as they put themselves under pressure in their against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road as Rory Kleinveldt and Azharullah both took five-wicket hauls to bowl them out for just 140.