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Six-wicket Jack Leach spins Somerset to innings victory over Nottinghamshire

• Notts lose last eight wickets for 60 in second innings• Essex hold off Surrey pacemen, Dan Lawrence falls short of 100England spinner Jack Leach’s six for 36 inspired Somerset to their second successive victory of the season. Leach, playing in his fi…


County cricket: the final day of the county season – live!

The championship season comes to an end with Surrey v Essex going into a final day at the Oval 11.01am BST One of many things I love about cricket – there must be 700 people here and perhaps 80 per cent of them are sitting by themselves, with their tho…


County cricket: Surrey v Essex, Notts v Somerset, and more – live!

Rolling County Championship updates from around the groundsTuesday’s roundup: Lancashire relegated to Division TwoEmail Tanya with any thoughts | Tweet @tjaldred 11.12am BST Tom Bailey takes the final two wickets to fall at The Ageas – to take him to 6…