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Sussex beat Hampshire on the final day of the opening round of matches in the LV= County Championship. The other three fixtures all ended in draws following wins yesterday for Durham and Yorkshire.
There were wins for Yorkshire and Durham on a gloriously sunny day of LV= County Championship action.
Paul Collingwood shone for the second day in a row to put Durham in a strong position against Somerset at Taunton.
There was entertainment aplenty on the opening day of the 2015 LV= County Championship, with hundreds and subsequent collapses at Taunton, Lord’s and New Road.
Cricket Badger previews the new county season and looks ahead to the first round of LV= County Championship matches beginning tomorrow.
There were wins for Leicestershire, Gloucestershire, Middlesex and Durham ahead of the opening round of LV= County Championship matches on Sunday.
A couple of the MCC University sides continued to fight hard on day two of the second batch of matches, but elsewhere the counties began to assert their dominance.
The second batch of MCC University fixtures began across the country today under predominantly blue skies and glorious spring sunshine.