Warwickshire missed out on the title on the final day of last season, but they held their nerve for the second week running to claim a five-wicket victory over Lancashire to establish themselves among the early division one pacesetters.
When Rikki Clarke bats as fluently as he did in making 140 for Warwickshire against Lancashire on the third day at Liverpool, it is inevitable that good judges will speculate about what he might have achieved.
Glen Chapple provided a masterclass in the art of transforming his team's fortunes against Warwickshire
|1st||3||NM Carter||V Chopra|
|2nd||20||IR Bell||NM Carter|
|3rd||22||NM Carter||WTS Porterfield|
|4th||6||JO Troughton||WTS Porterfield|
|5th||1||DL Maddy||WTS Porterfield|
|6th||19||TR Ambrose||WTS Porterfield|