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County Championship week nine - Statistical Round up

As the eighth week of 2017 Specsavers County Championship came to a conclusion, both Essex and Nottinghamshire have successfully maintained their position at the top in Division One ad Division Two respectively. Here are a few key statistics ahead of the action-packed week nine ahead of us.
24 June 2017
 

Godleman, Thakor, Wilson contribute as Derbyshire-Leicestershire encounter heads for a draw

Centuries from Billy Godleman and Shiv Thakor followed by a 97 from Gary Wilson help Derbyshire respond to Leicestershire's first innings total of 619 with a score of 532 for eight at stumps on day three of the County Championship Division Two clash in Derby.
28 May 2017

Derbyshire start their innings well after conceding 619 to Leicestershire

Ned Eckersley scored 158 runs at a brisk pace building on the platform laid by centuries from Colin Ackermann and Mark Cosgrove as Leicestershire piled out 619 runs in their first innings in the County Championship Division Two clash against Derbyshire on day two.
27 May 2017

Cosgrove, Ackermann centuries help Leicestershire pile on 415 for three on day one

Colin Ackermann and Mark Cosgrove scored centuries for Leicestershire as they went on to score 415 for three at stumps on day one against Derbyshire in the County Championship Division Two clash at Derby.
26 May 2017

Nottinghamshire eye massive win in otherwise rain dampened Division Two clashes

As rain played spoilsport in Derby and Leicester but Nottinghamshire are in a dominating position after securing a massive 261-run first innings lead against Glamorgan on day two of County Championship Division Two.
21 May 2017

Libby, Wessels centuries power Nottinghamshire to 335 for six, rain washes out day one at Leicester

As rain washed out entire day between Leicestershire and Kent, Jake Libby and Riki Wessels scored centuries to help Nottinghamshire recover to 335 for six against Glamorgan in the County Championship Division Two clashes on day one.
20 May 2017

Kohler-Cadmore, Jennings score centuries to help Worcestershire, Durham win

Tom Kohler-Cadmore scored a fine century as Worcestershire handed a 51-run defeat to Yorkshire while a ton from Keaton Jennings followed by a three-wicket haul from Paul Coughlin ensured Durham registered a 19-run victory against Northamptonshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup face-off in North Group.
8 May 2017

Warwickshire losing streak continues, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Durham register victories

Centuries from Alex Wakely, Tom Kohler-Cadmore and Billy Root proved vital as they helped Northamptonshire, Worcestershire and Nottinghamshire respectively to victories while all-round effort from Durham saw them overhaul Leicestershire in their Royal London One-Day Cup encounters in the North Group.
6 May 2017

Pettini powers Leicestershire to massive win, Nottinghamshire overhaul Derbyshire

Fifties from Alex Hales, Riki Wessels and Samit Patel proved vital as Nottinghamshire chased down a revised target of 286 runs in 46.2 overs with four wickets in hand in their Royal London Cup encounter against Derbyshire.
3 May 2017

All-round Thakor steers Derbyshire to win, Worcestershire claim top position

Shiv Thakor played a brilliant 130-run knock and also picked a three wicket haul to help Derbyshire register a comfortable six wicket win chasing 308 runs in the 49th over with six wickets in hand in their Royal London face-off at County Ground on Sunday.
1 May 2017

Leicestershire complete thrilling chase despite Hameed brilliance on debut

A collective batting effort from Leicestershire helped them complete a chase of 309 runs in the 49th over against Lancashire in their Royal London Cup encounter in Manchester.
29 April 2017

Donald helps Glamorgan with draw after Pettini century

Aneurin Donald played a responsible innings of an unbeaten 66 after a top order collapse as Glamorgan managed to draw their County Championship Division Two encounter against Leicestershire on the final day.
25 April 2017

Nottinghamshire complete innings victory against Sussex

James Pattinson starred with a seven wicket haul as Nottinghamshire completed an innings victory over Sussex while the remaining games in the Specsavers County Championship Division Two are evenly poised.
23 April 2017

Wessels double century, Worcestershire fightback highlights day one in County Division Two

Riki Wessels waged a lone fight for Nottinghamshire with an unbeaten double century while Worcestershire made a terrific comeback to restrict Northamptonshire to 102 for six after being bowled out for 188 on day one of Specsavers County Championship Division Two.
22 April 2017

Northamptonshire register innings victory, Kent, Nottinghamshire in dominant position

Northamptonshire became the first team to register a victory in the ongoing Specsavers County Championship as they rattled Glamorgan while Kent and Leicestershire are on course of victory on day two of the Division Two encounters.
9 April 2017

Leicestershire suspends Charlie Shreck for two games after breach of conduct

Leicestershire has been docked 16 points in the ongoing County Championship as a penalty after their fast bowler Charlie Shreck became the fifth player to commit disciplinary offence.
8 April 2017

Northamptonshire eye innings victory after dismissing Glamorgan for 101

A well combined bowling effort from Northamptonshire saw them dismiss Glamorgan for 101 and later stretched their lead to 167 runs while Nottinghamshire and Gloucestershire bowled out Leicestershire and Kent respectively for 251 and 298 at stumps on day one of the County Championship Division Two encounter.
8 April 2017

Sussex, Worcestershire game evenly poised, Somerset in firm control

Steve Magoffin picked a 10-wicket haul for Sussex while Miguel Cummins had a memorable outing with seven wickets as the game is heading for an exciting day three finish.
13 September 2016

Sussex wrap-up two-day victory while Northamptonshire surge ahead after Duckett's double

Sussex handed Leicestershire a defeat by an innings and 59 runs inside two days while Ben Duckett slammed a double hundred to put Northamptonshire firmly ahead on the second day of the ongoing round of the County Championships.
7 September 2016

Yorkshire make steady gains while 21 wickets tumble in Taunton

In pursuit of claiming their third title in a row, Yorkshire made steady gains in the latest round of the County Championship fixtures led by Alex Lees' fluent century.
7 September 2016