County Championship Division Two 2012

Winner - Derbyshire

Leicestershire v Gloucestershire, Grace Road, 4th day

White holds nerve in narrow win

Leicestershire ended the season on a high, beating Gloucestershire by two wickets in a dramatic finish to the Division Two game at Grace Road

Derbyshire v Hampshire, Derby, 4th day

Derbyshire look beyond title glory

Derbyshire claimed the Division Two title as they ended the longest exile of any county from the top tier of the County Championship

Essex v Yorkshire, Chelmsford, 4th day

Yorkshire secure redemption after promotion

Yorkshire could look back on a highly satisfying season after their final game ended in a 239-run win over Essex

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Derbyshire 16 6 2 0 8 0 194
Yorkshire 16 5 0 0 11 0 194
Kent 16 4 3 0 9 0 170
Hampshire 16 4 5 0 7 0 153
Essex 16 3 3 0 10 0 145
Glamorgan 16 3 6 0 6 1 131
Leics 16 3 3 0 10 0 130
Northants 16 2 5 0 9 0 130
Gloucs 16 3 6 0 6 1 126

Statistics

County Championship Division Two, 2012 (in England First-class)

Wayne Madsen holds aloft the Division Two trophy
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Derbyshire celebrate with the trophy
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Usman Khawaja help guide Derbyshire to the title
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Steve Patterson celebrates after the final wicket
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James Foster was one of Azeem Rafiq's five wickets
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Azeem Rafiq made his highest score of the season
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Tournament Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Sep 11-14, 2012
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets
Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford - Sep 11-14, 2012
Yorkshire won by 239 runs
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 11-14, 2012
Leics won by 2 wickets
Glamorgan v Kent at Cardiff - Sep 11-13, 2012
Glamorgan won by 7 wickets
Hampshire v Essex at Southampton - Sep 4-7, 2012
Essex won by 122 runs
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Sep 4-7, 2012
Kent won by 222 runs
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