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Brydon Carse, Matty Potts share eight as Durham skittle Worcestershire

Brydon Carse continued his excellent form as he and Matty Potts picked up four wickets apiece to help put Durham in command on day one of the LV= Insurance County Championship match with Worcestershire at New Road. Carse took his wicket tally to 32 in seven games this summer and ended with 4 for 25 from 13 overs as Worcestershire were dismissed for 131 in 50.3 overs after being put in.

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Brydon Carse, Matty Potts share eight as Durham skittle Worcestershire

Jack Haynes makes Derbyshire pay for dropped catch

Worcestershire batsman Jack Haynes hit his career best score but fell just short of his maiden first class hundred for the second time this month on day one of the LV=Insurance County Championship match with Derbyshire at New Road. Haynes had struck 87 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston before being run out and today batted in impressive fashion to move within three runs of reaching three figures.

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Jack Haynes makes Derbyshire pay for dropped catch

Ed Barnard restates allround potential to lift Worcestershire's prospects

Derbyshire 91 for 3 trail Worcestershire 421 (Haynes 97, Barnard 90, D'Oliveira 71) by 330 runs Ed Barnard demonstrated more excellent form with the bat before the Worcestershire bowlers made inroads on day two of the LV= Insurance County Championship match with Derbyshire at New Road.

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Ed Barnard restates allround potential to lift Worcestershire's prospects

Jack Haynes 97 puts Worcestershire on front foot against Derbyshire

Worcestershire 330 for 7 (Haynes 97, D'Oliveira 71) vs Derbyshire Worcestershire batsman Jack Haynes hit his career-best score but fell just short of his maiden first-class hundred for the second time this month on day one of the LV= Insurance County Championship match with Derbyshire at New Road.

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Jack Haynes 97 puts Worcestershire on front foot against Derbyshire

Nottinghamshire's Luke Fletcher takes 10-wicket match haul in innings victory over Worcestershire

Nottinghamshire thrashed Worcestershire by an innings and 170 runs for a third straight victory to go top of their County Championship group, with Luke Fletcher taking career-best match figures of 10-57 Luke Fletcher returned career-best figures for the second consecutive match as Nottinghamshire crushed winless Worcestershire by an innings and 170 runs.

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Nottinghamshire's Luke Fletcher takes 10-wicket match haul in innings victory over Worcestershire

Luke Fletcher claims career-best as Nottinghamshire crush winless Worcester

Luke Fletcher returned career-best figures for the second consecutive match as Nottinghamshire crushed winless Worcestershire by an innings and 170 runs to take maximum points and go top of Group One in the LV=Insurance County Championship. Fletcher, the 32-year-old pace bowler, took 7 for 37 as Worcestershire were skittled for 80 in their first innings, ending with ten wickets in the match, another career first, as the visitors crumbled to 150 all out following on.

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Luke Fletcher claims career-best as Nottinghamshire crush winless Worcester

Essex announce squad for trip to Nottinghamshire

Essex continue their run of away fixtures with a visit to Trent Bridge for an LV=Insurance County Championship match with Nottinghamshire starting on Thursday.It is the team’s third successive match on the road and they face a side who secured their first red-ball win since 2018 when they swept aside Derbyshire last week.

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Essex announce squad for trip to Nottinghamshire

Essex held up by dogged Worcestershire batting

Essex worked their way through some dogged Worcestershire batting to continue their push for victory on the third day of their LV=Insurance County Championship match at New Road.In reply to the champions' 561 for eight declared, the home side closed the third day on 302 for five.

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Essex held up by dogged Worcestershire batting

Cook century puts Essex on top at Worcestershire

Sir Alastair Cook demonstrated his hunger for the game remains undiminished in his 37th year as he completed his first hundred of 2021 to put Essex in the ascendancy on day on of the LV=County Championship match with Worcestershire at New Road.A cold day, a slow pitch and no spectators could not be a starker contrast to when Cook signed off from his international career at a packed Kia Oval with a 33rd Test hundred for England against India three years ago.

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Cook century puts Essex on top at Worcestershire

Worcestershire's tail wags to stretch lead built by Jake Libby, Daryl Mitchell

Nottinghamshire 99 for 0 (Hameed 51*) trail Worcestershire 436 (Libby 117, Leach 84, Joseph 61, Mitchell 59, Barnard 58) by 337 runs The great summers of Jim Griffiths are long past.Northamptonshire's No.11 played 138 innings in his 13-year first-class career, scoring 290 runs at an average of 3.33.

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Worcestershire's tail wags to stretch lead built by Jake Libby, Daryl Mitchell

Jake Libby lives up to the scenery with century against former team-mates

There are times when one thinks no cricket ground could carry the weight of emotion that is borne each April by New Road.Flooded in many Februarys, it emerges on mornings like this, sparkling in Springtime, a testament to hours of labour on bleak days.In drier years, broadsheet editors hoped the season would begin here, for then they could dispatch their photographers to Worcester, comfortable in the knowledge that their back pages would feature sweatered cricketers against the backcloth of the cathedral.

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Jake Libby lives up to the scenery with century against former team-mates

County Championship stats: Jake Libby plays longest innings in 25 years; Notts' winless run extends

Kent veteran Darren Stevens becomes the oldest man to hit a County Championship hundred since 1986, while Hampshire captain James Vince races to three figures and then pushes on to make a double ton during opening round of 2021 fixtures Sky Cricket’s Benedict Bermange has poured over the opening round of LV= Insurance County Championship matches, bringing you some top stats on long innings, quick-fire centuries and another winless first-class outing for Nottinghamshire… Jake Libby carried his bat through Worcestershire's first innings against Essex, playing the second-longest innings in County Championship history, ending just two minutes short of Jason Gallian's record set 25 years ago: Longest innings in County Championship Innings length Player Score Match Venue & year 11hrs 23mins Jason Gallian 312 LANCASHIRE vs Derbyshire Manchester, 1996 11hrs 21mins Jake Libby 180no Essex vs WORCS Chelmsford, 2021 11hrs 10mins Steve James 259no GLAMORGAN vs Notts Colwyn Bay, 1999 11hrs 7mins Michael Powell 299 Gloucs vs GLAMORGAN Cheltenham, 2006 10hrs 53mins Mike Hussey 310no Gloucs vs NORTHANTS Bristol, 2002 Hampshire defeated Leicestershire by an innings & 105 runs to record their largest margin of victory since beating Kent by an innings & 111 runs at Southampton back in 2010.

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County Championship stats: Jake Libby plays longest innings in 25 years; Notts' winless run extends

Jake Libby earns draw as Somerset, Hampshire and Gloucestershire open with wins

produced the second-longest LV= Insurance County Championship innings ever as Worcestershire drew with champions Essex.The 28-year-old was the first from his county to bat through an innings since Daryl Mitchell in 2015, having stayed at the crease for 11 hours and 21 minutes – only Jason Gallian’s vigil for Lancashire against Derbyshire in 1996, which was two minutes longer, shows as lengthier in the record books.

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Jake Libby earns draw as Somerset, Hampshire and Gloucestershire open with wins

Essex have to settle for draw after Libby's long haul

Essex Cricket Club draw opener with Worcestershire JAKE Libby carried his bat to labour to the second-longest LV= Insurance County Championship innings in terms of minutes as Worcestershire drew with champions Essex, writes ALEX SMITH.Libby was the first Worcestershire player to bat throughout an innings since Daryl Mitchell in 2015, having stayed at the crease for 11 hours and 21 minutes.

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Essex have to settle for draw after Libby's long haul

Essex draw with Worcestershire in opening match of season

JAKE Libby carried his bat to labour to the second-longest LV= Insurance County Championship innings in terms of minutes as Worcestershire drew with champions Essex.Libby was the first Worcestershire player to bat throughout an innings since Daryl Mitchell in 2015, having stayed at the crease for 11 hours and 21 minutes – only Jason Gallian’s vigil for Lancashire in 1996, which was two minutes longer, shows as lengthier in the record books.

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Essex draw with Worcestershire in opening match of season

Essex held to a draw by Worcestershire in season opener

Jake Libby carried his bat to labour to the second-longest LV= Insurance County Championship innings in terms of minutes as Worcestershire drew with champions Essex.Libby was the first Worcestershire player to bat throughout an innings since Daryl Mitchell in 2015, having stayed at the crease for 11 hours and 21 minutes – only Jason Gallian’s vigil for Lancashire in 1996, which was two minutes longer, show as lengthier in the record books.

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Essex held to a draw by Worcestershire in season opener

Worcestershire fight back to frustrate Essex

JAKE Libby continued his Bob Willis Trophy form into the LV= Insurance County Championship as he and Ed Barnard both struck unbeaten centuries for Worcestershire against Essex.Libby scored 498 first-class runs in 2020, with only Alastair Cook collecting more, and began his 2021 with a durable 141 from 369 balls.

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Worcestershire fight back to frustrate Essex