George Balderson, Danny Lamb give Lancashire promise of better times to come
George Balderson, Danny Lamb give Lancashire promise of better times to come

County's new blood makes inroads into Derbyshire's batting at Aigburth

North leaders Derbyshire seize momentum despite Josh Bohannon 94
North leaders Derbyshire seize momentum despite Josh Bohannon 94

Lancashire recover from 2 for 2 through Josh Bohannon's five-hour 94

Alex Davies leads watchful Lancashire response after Adam Lyth's fourth Roses ton
Alex Davies leads watchful Lancashire response after Adam Lyth's fourth Roses ton

Lancashire make steady progress in spite of poor weather forecast for final day

Adam Lyth shines amid the gloom in a Roses match of partial victories
Adam Lyth shines amid the gloom in a Roses match of partial victories

George Burrows claims maiden first-class wicket as game heads towards a draw

Rain plays spoilsport as new faces imbibe Roses verities
Rain plays spoilsport as new faces imbibe Roses verities

Only 13 balls were possible at Headingley in a game featuring 10 Roses match debutants

Steven Croft, Alex Davies show grit as Lancashire escape
Steven Croft, Alex Davies show grit as Lancashire escape

Nottinghamshire enforce follow-on but fail to breakthrough against opening pair

Lancashire eye draw, despite being second-best all match
Lancashire eye draw, despite being second-best all match

Nottinghamshire reach 472 before taking six wickets, but Lancashire should survive

Trent Bridge sighs on sodden day but remains a home from home
Trent Bridge sighs on sodden day but remains a home from home

Only action in the middle is a series of inspections as rain rules in Nottingham

Tons for Bens Slater and Duckett hand Nottinghamshire advantage
Tons for Bens Slater and Duckett hand Nottinghamshire advantage

Stand of 178 sees Notts take control on day one against Lancashire

Nottinghamshire slump to 97 all out as Yorkshire seize on old frailties
Nottinghamshire slump to 97 all out as Yorkshire seize on old frailties

Another dismal batting display from team that has forgotten how to win

Jonny Bairstow combines grit with sparkle but Notts remain in hunt
Jonny Bairstow combines grit with sparkle but Notts remain in hunt

Yorkshire lead 168 with three wickets standing as home side chase first win since 2018

Tom Moores sparkles with momentum-seizing hundred for Nottinghamshire
Tom Moores sparkles with momentum-seizing hundred for Nottinghamshire

Wicketkeeper solidifies advantage as Notts take 91-run lead on first innings

Jordan Thompson hits 98 to upstage Jonny Bairstow on his Yorkshire return
Jordan Thompson hits 98 to upstage Jonny Bairstow on his Yorkshire return

23-year-old allrounder falls short of maiden ton after Bairstow manages only five

Yorkshire defy the rain as Dawid Malan, Harry Brook fifties see them home over Durham
Yorkshire defy the rain as Dawid Malan, Harry Brook fifties see them home over Durham

Malan's 73 and Brook's unbeaten 66 secure six-wicket victory after delayed start to final day

Yorkshire close in despite Alex Lees' hundred for Durham
Yorkshire close in despite Alex Lees' hundred for Durham

Dawid Malan was unbeaten on 50 as Yorkshire closed three down and needing 68 more for victory

Alex Lees unbeaten on fifty as Durham offer tougher resistance than in first innings
Alex Lees unbeaten on fifty as Durham offer tougher resistance than in first innings

Yorkshire reach 96-run first-innings lead before Durham edge ahead with more spirited second knock

Ben Coad gives Yorkshire upper hand as Durham's batsmen falter
Ben Coad gives Yorkshire upper hand as Durham's batsmen falter

Fourteen wickets fall at Chester-le-Street as Yorkshire steal a march on Northern rivals

Dar Lyon, who viewed normality much as the bull regards the matador
Dar Lyon, who viewed normality much as the bull regards the matador

Dar and his brother Bev evoke characters from an Evelyn Waugh novel

Huddles and hustle: How Leicestershire won the 1996 County Championship
Huddles and hustle: How Leicestershire won the 1996 County Championship

Unfancied Leicestershire clinched one of the closest title races there has ever been

'Undaunted and unflinching, John Edrich was one of England's bravest cricketers'
'Undaunted and unflinching, John Edrich was one of England's bravest cricketers'

Surrey opener never backed down from a fight during career that yielded 39,790 first-class runs