Ravi Bopara makes 130 not out as Essex take a huge first-inngs lead against Worcestershire, who reach stumps on 140-4.
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Essex reach 252-5 on day one at Chelmsford after paceman Jamie Porter's 7-41 skittles Worcestershire for 94.
Essex's former England wicketkeeper James Foster will retire at the end of the season.
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The Test Match Special team share their favourite memories from Alastair Cook's remarkable and record-breaking England career.
Alastair Cook talks to Jonathan Agnew about the high and lows of his career before his final Test, which begins against India on Friday.
When Alastair Cook terrorised Australia in the 2010-11 Ashes, it was a peak he would never scale again, writes Tom Fordyce.
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