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Recently retired fast bowler Alfonso Thomas has swapped Taunton's County Ground for nearby Millfield School by joining the coaching team to work primarily with young fast bowlers.
Tom Abell first came to our attention thanks to Cricket World profiled club Taunton - one year later, he has been won the 2015 LV= Breakthrough Player award following a stellar season with Somerset.
There are just a handful of LV= County Championship matches remaining this season and if they avoid defeat against Middlesex, Yorkshire will be confirmed as champions this week.
In our latest Stat Attack video, we take a detailed look ahead to the latest round of LV County Championship matches with just over a month of the season remaining.
The final round of eight NatWest T20 Blast group matches tomorrow (24th July) will determine who makes the quarter-finals - we pick out the key stats for you ahead of the acion.
In our latest Stat Attack video, we preview the week's NatWest T20 Blast fixtures as teams continue to battle for quarter-final places.
Ahead of another busy weekend of NatWest T20 Blast action, we preview the 14 matches coming up by picking out some of the key statistics relevant to each game in Stat Attack.
We have all become used to watching high-scoring Twenty20 games with sixes and fours hit with increasing regularity. But has the game gone too far in the batsmens' favour?
We preview this week's NatWest T20 Blast action by picking out the stats that matter ahead of 11 matches that could go a long way towards deciding who reaches the quarter-finals.
England wicket-keeper batsman Craig Kieswetter has announced his retirement from professional cricket after being unable to recover completely from the horrific eye injury he suffered in July last year.
Taunton School have unveiled Somerset cricket captain and former England star Marcus Trescothick as the latest recruit to their coaching team.
Explosive West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle has inked a contract with the English county side Somerset for the Natwest T20 Blast later this year.
Watch as Somerset captain Marcus Trescothick talks about the changes afoot at Taunton and why he sees "exciting times" ahead for the team.
Matt Carter gives his analysis of how Middlesex, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Yorkshire performed this season.
Matt Carter reviews the penultimate round of LV= County Championship which saw some outstanding individual performances meaning there is still plenty to play for next week.
In their penultimate county cricket Hot Spot discussion of the season, John Pennington and Matt Carter pay tribute to Yorkshire's LV= County Championship success.
The return of the LV= County Championship this week saw the title battle become a three-horse race and the fight to avoid relegation produced a classic encounter.