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

  • 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

  • Sussex win by an innings as Yorkshire's hopes are dampened

    Sussex 614 for 4 dec beat Leicestershire 179 and 380 by innings and 55 runs at Hove Scorecard Jason Lewry rose above the hangovers, to ensure that Sussex's celebrations will be all the wilder this evening - assuming, of course, that any of the