LV= County Championship Division Two 2014

Winner - Hampshire

County Cricket 2014

The route of all good in the English game

Though derided and sometimes ridiculed, county cricket still holds the key for the future of the game in England and if all involved believed in it just a little more, it could produce an even greater harvest

The work that is county cricket

Players toil all season, but fans don't really get a sense of the scale of effort involved

County cricket 2014

'Angry Jack' Shantry and relay catch madness

Alfonso Thomas's four in four, carelessness from Gloucestershire and a forgetful Graeme Smith all feature in our alternative review of the 2014 county season

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Hampshire 16 7 1 0 8 0 240
Worcs 16 8 3 0 5 0 237
Essex 16 7 2 0 7 0 229
Derbyshire 16 6 5 0 5 0 188
Surrey 16 4 5 0 7 0 183
Kent 16 4 6 0 6 0 171
Gloucs 16 4 5 0 7 0 163
Glamorgan 16 3 6 0 7 0 153
Leics 16 0 10 0 6 0 108

Statistics

LV= County Championship Division Two, 2014 (in England First-class)

Aneurin Donald marked his first-class debut with 59
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Hampshire were promoted as Division Two champions
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Graham Napier blew away Worcestershire's middle order
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David Masters removed Tom Fell's off stump
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James Tomlinson made early inroads into Glamorgan's second innings
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Moeen Ali lofts down the ground
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Tournament Results
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury - Sep 23-26, 2014
Gloucs won by 244 runs
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - Sep 23-25, 2014
Derbyshire won by 408 runs
Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford - Sep 23-25, 2014
Essex won by an innings and 92 runs
Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - Sep 23-25, 2014
Hampshire won by 291 runs
Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - Sep 15-18, 2014
Match drawn
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