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Derbyshire prepare to bounce straight back with new contracts for young trio

Relegated Derbyshire are already planning their return to the Championship top tier by announcing they have offered contracts to a trio of young Academy graduates. While Greg Cork and Jonathan Marsden have signed summer contracts for the 2014 season, Ben Slater has also been offered a one year deal.

Lancashire reward promoted squad with new deals

The bedrock of the Lancashire squad have been rewarded with new contracts following a successful season which saw them clinch the LV= County Championship Second Division title in style.

Bushranger Rogers shines in Ashes as Aussies dominate

Chris Rogers admitted that he was playing for his Test career yesterday after scoring a polished 84 during the first day of the third Ashes Test at Emirates Old Trafford as the Aussies hit back with venom as they look to overturn a 2-0 deficit.