English cricket's new eight-team, city-based Twenty20 tournament moves a step closer as the ECB reveals further details.
Former England Test captain Alastair Cook is available for Essex's three opening County Championship games of the season.
Northamptonshire re-sign Sri Lanka international all-rounder Seekkuge Prasanna for the T20 Blast.
Northamptonshire County Cricket Club announce reduced losses for the financial year ending 30 September 2016.
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