There were eight Vitality Blast matches on tonight around the country with wins for Kent Spitfires, Worcestershire Rapids, Glamorgan, Leicestershire Foxes, Yorkshire Vikings, Surrey, Nottinghamshire Outlaws and Gloucestershire.
Essex Eagles return on Wednesday evening to commence the Vitality Blast campaign with two home fixtures at The Cloudfm County Ground this week starting with a visit from the Sussex Sharks on Wednesday evening.
Essex-based leading housebuilder Weston Homes has signed a five-year Platinum Sponsor partnership with Essex Cricket, joining in the highest sponsorship category possible as a reflection of their commitment to the first-class county club.
Round up of the third day’s play in the SpecSavers County Championship Division 2 matches – Kent v Warwickshire, Leicestershire v Middlesex, Sussex v Durham, Glamorgan v Derbyshire, Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire.
Round up of the second day's play in the SpecSavers County Championship Division 1 matches – Essex v Nottinghamshire, County Ground, Chelmsford - Surrey v Somerset, Woodbridge Road, Guildford - Worcestershire v Lancashire, New Road, Worcester - Hampshire v Yorkshire, The Ageas Bowl, Southampton.