Close of Play

  • Wed, 03 Sep - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 77/2 (A Flower 33*, ML Pettini 20*, 26 ov)
  • Thu, 04 Sep - day 2 - Nottinghamshire 2nd innings 71/2 (JER Gallian 28*, RJ Warren 10*, 26 ov)
  • Fri, 05 Sep - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 154/1 (34.1 ov) - end of match

Frizzell County Championship Division One News

  • The oldest county makes its mark

    When a Murray Goodwin boundary sealed Sussex's maiden County Championship title, the County Ground at Hove went into party mode mid-match

  • Mushtaq Ahmed voted player of the year

    Mushtaq Ahmed was last night named player of the year by the Professional Cricketers Association

  • Highlights ... and lowlights ...

    FIVE FOREIGN FIZZERS Yuvraj Singh Only 145 runs for Yorkshire's low-key high-profile import Virender Sehwag Took a while to find his feet for Leicestershire then went home early with an injury Ashley Thorpe For once an Aussie did badly

  • Gloucestershire pip Yorkshire to promotion

    Nottinghamshire 376 for 9 dec & 319 for 8 dec beat Lancashire 219 and 243 by 233 runs at Trent Bridge Scorecard Nottinghamshire finished a depressing season on a positive note with a comprehensive win over runners-up Lancashire, a result which

  • Malcolm bows out with broadside at overseas players

    One of England's oldest warhorses, 40-year-old Devon Malcolm , has announced his retirement, and delivered a parting shot criticising the number of foreigners playing in the county game