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4dGeorge Dobell

Somerset prepare legal action in case of relegation

With Middlesex appealing the two-point penalty imposed as a result of their slow overrate in the abandoned game at The Oval a few weeks previously, it remains possible they could jump back above Somerset in the table

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14dESPNcricinfo staff

Somerset confirm Hurry appointment

Andy Hurry has been rushed back to Taunton as Somerset's director of cricket after the removal of Matthew Maynard

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County ins and outs 2017-18

Keep up to date with all the movements around the counties during the off-season as preparations are made for the 2018 season

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County Championship Round-up: Somerset survive, Middlesex drop (2:24)
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ECB officer explains 'below average' Taunton pitch rating (1:11)
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19dGeorge Dobell at Taunton

Leach redemption secures Somerset survival

Jack Leach began the season with a remodelled action and doubts about his effectiveness. He finished it with 50 Championship wickets as he bowled Somerset to safety

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County Championship Round-up: Final-day drama awaits (2:06)
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19dGeorge Dobell

Maynard set to leave Somerset

ESPNcricinfo understands that Maynard, the former England and Glamorgan batsman, will leave the club immediately after the final game of the season

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20dGeorge Dobell at Taunton

Leach strikes as relegation fight goes to wire

Somerset claimed three Middlesex wickets before the rain arrived at Taunton as the looked to secure the victory that keeps them in Division One for 2018

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County Championship round-up: Hampshire slip towards drop (1:46)
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County Championship Round-up: Yorkshire secure safety (1:24)
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Who needs what to stay stay safe and earn promotion

The final round of the County Championship is upon us. The title is already safety in Essex's hands, but there are still crucial issues to be resolved around promotion and relegation

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County Championship Round-up: Essex's stunning comeback (1:29)
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25dTim Wigmore at Kia Oval

Somerset's late defeat leaves do-or-die finale

Somerset and Middlesex are not the only counties in danger of relegation but their meeting at Taunton next week has the makings of a sudden death affair

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County Championship round-up: Finn eases Middlesex fears (1:33)
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County Championship round-up: Kleinveldt puts pressure on Notts (1:38)
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County Championship Round-up: Essex on the brink of glory (1:31)
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33dPaul Edwards at Taunton

Leach, Bess leave Lancs broken on the wheel

Jack Leach and Dom Bess claimed seven of the eight Lancashire wickets to fall as Somerset closed in on a victory that would take them out of the bottom two

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County Championship Round-up: Essex close in on title (1:36)

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