A magnificent 158 from Chris Benham took Hampshire into Division One of the Pro40 for next season after comprehensively beating Glamorgan at The Rose Bowl, in the tournament's inaugural play-off.
Cricinfo takes a look back at the week of county action and some of the performances that caught the eye
A round-up from the latest Pro40 matches
Murray Goodwin struck 92 for Sussex who eased past Middlesex by four wickets at Lord's
Lancashire kept alive their hopes of avoiding relegation in the Pro40 with an eight-wicket win against Warwickshire at Old Trafford
Essex put themselves in pole position to secure the Pro40 Division One title with an easy 31-run over bottom side Lancashire at Chelmsford
Stephen Peters guided Northamptonshire to a comfortable eight-wicket win against Glamorgan to keep their hopes of the title alive