Worcestershire survive Parkinson’s feat to close in on victory | Cricket Bats | County Cricket

Leicestershire 404 (Dexter 114, Cosgrove 74) and 111 for 7 (Dexter 48 ) lead Worcestershire 493 (D’Oliveira 138, Cox 77, Mitchell 58, Parkinson 8-148) by 22 runs Promotion-chasing Worcestershire are closing in on a third successive win in the Specsavers County Championship despite a superb performance from Leicestershire spinner Callum Parkinson. Leicestershire finished third day

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Essex on verge of title, Warwickshire going down after innings defeat | Cricket Bats | County Cricket

Essex 369 for 9 dec (Chopra 98, Lawrence 78, Foster 68, Barker 3-71) beat Warwickshire 201 (Sibley 76, Porter 4-62, Harmer 4-47) and 112 (Harmer 4-25, Porter 3-37, Cook 3-42) by an innings and 56 runs Essex virtually sealed their seventh Specsavers County Championship title by completing an innings-and-56-runs victory over relegation-bound Warwickshire at Edgbaston.

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