Paul Horton almost led Lancashire to their first Twenty20 title this summer but will sit out the first two matches of their campaign next season after being suspended for dissent.
T20 cricket is generally regarded as a batsman's game, but it was an unheralded spinner, Ateeq Javid, who supplied one of the crucial contributions to help Warwickshire into the final of the NatWest Blast
On his first big day of the summer, Kevin Pietersen's failure was greeted with glee by the fans who once cherished him
Jarrod Kimber reports from Edgbaston as the Bears make the NatWest T20 Blast Final
No counties have better records in T20 since its inception in 2003 than Hampshire and Lancashire. But it was Lancashire who dominated this semi-final to set up a clash with Birmingham in the final.
Freddie Flintoff will always be a cricketing hero. As close as he came to conjuring up the NatWest Blast title for Lancashire, he was just a hero no longer in his time
Chris Woakes kept his nerve bowling to Andrew Flintoff and denied Lancashire the 14 runs they needed off the final over as Birmingham won their maiden T20 title
Warwickshire director of cricket Dougie Brown explains why Jonathan Trott will not take part in NatWest T20 Finals Day
Warwickshire director of cricket Dougie Brown and captain Varun Chopra explains why the pressure is off for their side on NatWest T20 Finals Day
Impressive crowd figures have been revealed for the new NatWest Blast but dig a little deeper and they reveal a different story that should concern county lovers