COMPLETE FIXTURE GUIDE TO THE 1996 CRICKET SEASON

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India's tour itinerary

May 5 Lavinia, Duchess of Norfolk XI, Arundel (1 day)

8 Worcestershire, Worcester (4 days)

11 Gloucestershire, Bristol (4 days)

16 Sussex, Hove (4 days)

19 Middlesex, Lord's (1 day)

21 Northamptonshire, Northampton (1 day)

23 ENGLAND

1st Texaco Trophy international, The Oval

25 ENGLAND

2nd Texaco Trophy international, Headingley

26 ENGLAND

3rd Texaco Trophy international, Old Trafford

28 Essex or Glamorgan, Chelmsford or Cardiff (4 days)

June 1 Leicestershire, Leicester (4 days)

6 ENGLAND

1st Cornhill Test, Edgbaston

13 Derbyshire, Derby (4 days)

20 ENGLAND

2nd Cornhill Test, Lord's

26 British Universities, Fenner's (3 days)

29 Hampshire, Southampton (4 days)

July 4 ENGLAND

3rd Cornhill Test, Trent Bridge

Pakistan's tour of England

June 27 England National Cricket Association, to be confirmed (1 day)

29 Glamorgan, TBC (3 days)

July 3 Somerset, Taunton (3 days)

6 Northamptonshire, Northampton (3 days)

11 Minor Counties XI, TBC (1 day)

14 Non-First Class Team, TBC, (1 day)

17 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (3 days)

20 Kent, Canterbury (3 days)

25 ENGLAND

1st Cornhill Test, Lord's

August 1 Scotland, TBC (1 day)

3 Durham, Chester-le-Street (3 days)

8 ENGLAND

2nd Cornhill Test, Headingley

14 Leicestershire or Sussex; Leicester or Hove

17 Essex, Chelmsford (3 days)

22 ENGLAND

3rd Cornhill Test, The Oval

29 ENGLAND

1st Texaco Trophy international, Old Trafford

31 ENGLAND

2nd Texaco Trophy international, Edgbaston

Sept 1 ENGLAND

3rd Texaco Trophy international, Trent Bridge

South Africa A's tour dates

July 3 Yorkshire, Headingley (3 days)

6 Derbyshire, TBC (3 days)

10 MCC, TBC (3 days)

14 Non-First Class Team, TBC (1 day)

17 Glamorgan, TBC (3 days)

20 Somerset, Taunton (3 days)

24 Gloucestershire, Cheltenham (1 day)

26 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (4 days)

August 1 Surrey, The Oval (4 days)

6 Essex, Chelmsford (1 day)

9 Worcestershire, Worcester (4 days)

15 TCCB XI, Chester-le-Street, Durham (4 days)

Other leading dates

April 13 First-class season opens

20 England A v The Rest, Chelmsford

26 Benson and Hedges Cup zone games

28 B&H zone games

30 B&H zone games

May 2 Britannic Assurance County Championship begins

5 Axa Equity and Law Sunday League begins

7 B&H zone games

14 B&H zone games

28 B&H quarter-finals

June 11 B&H semi-finals

25 NatWest Trophy 1st round

July 10 NatWest Trophy 2nd rd

13 Benson and Hedges Cup final, Lord's

18 England U19 v New Zealand U19, 1st One-day international, Chester- le-Street

20 England U19 v New Zealand U19, 2nd one-day international, Trent Bridge

30 NatWest Trophy, quarter-finals

August 1 England U19 v New Zealand U19, 1st Test, Old Trafford

13 NatWest Trophy semi-finals

15 England U19 v New Zealand U19, 2nd Test, Worcester

22 England U19 v New Zealand U19, 3rd Test, Hove

Sept 7 NatWest Trophy final, Lord's

15 Last round of Axa Equity and Law Sunday League

19 Last round of Britannic Assurance Championship

DERBYSHIRE

April 20 Cambridge Univ, Fenner's (F)

26 Durham, Chesterfield (Benson & Hedges Cup)

28 Leicestershire, Leicester (BH)

30 Lancashire, Chesterfield (BH)

May 2 Leicestershire, Derby (Britanic Assurance County Championship)

5 Leicestershire, Derby (Sunday League)

7 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BH)

9 Yorkshire, Sheffield (BAC)

12 Yorkshire, Sheffield (SL)

14 Minor Counties, Derby (BH)

16 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BAC)

19 Glamorgan, Cardiff (SL)

23 Essex, Derby (BAC)

26 Essex, Derby (SL)

30 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

June 2 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

6 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

9 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

13 India, Derby (TM, 4 days)

20 Middlesex, Derby (BAC)

23 Middlesex, Derby (SL)

25 Staffordshire, Stone (NWT)

27 Northants, Northampton (BAC)

30 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

July 6 South Africa A, Chesterfield (TM, 3 days)

14 Durham, Derby (SL)

18 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

21 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

25 Kent, Derby (BAC)

28 Kent, Derby (SL)

August 1 Gloucestershire, Derby (BAC)

4 Gloucestershire, Derby (SL)

8 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

11 Sussex, Hove (SL)

15 Nottinghamshire, Derby (BAC)

18 Nottinghamshire, Derby (SL)

29 Worcestershire, Chesterfield (BAC)

Sept 1 Worcs, Chesterfield (SL)

3 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

8 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

12 Warwickshire, Derby (BAC)

15 Warwickshire, Derby (SL)

19 Durham, Derby (BAC)

DURHAM

April 17 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

26 Derbyshire, Chesterfield (BH)

28 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BH)

30 Warwickshire, Chester-le-Street (BH)

May 2 Northamptonshire, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

5 Northants, Chester-le-Street (SL)

7 Minor Counties, Chester-le-Street (BH)

9 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

12 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

14 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

16 Yorkshire, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

19 Yorkshire, Chester-le-Street (SL)

23 Hampshire, Portsmouth (BAC)

26 Hampshire, Portsmouth (SL)

30 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

June 2 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

6 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

9 Sussex, Hove (SL)

13 Lancashire, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

16 Lancashire, Chester-le-Street (SL)

20 Surrey, Stockton (BAC)

23 Surrey, Stockton (SL)

25 Scotland, Chester-le-Street (NW)

27 Gloucestershire, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

30 Gloucestershire, Chester-le-Street (SL)

July 4 Kent, Maidstone (BAC)

7 Kent, Maidstone (SL)

14 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

18 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

21 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

25 Essex, Hartlepool (BAC)

28 Essex, Hartlepool (SL)

August 3 Pakistan, Chester-le-Street (TM)

8 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

11 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

21 Somerset, Weston-super-Mare (BAC)

25 Somerset, Weston-super-Mare (SL)

28 Glamorgan, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

Sept 1 Glamorgan, Chester-le-Street (SL)

12 Leicestershire, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

15 Leicestershire, Chester-le-Street (SL)

19 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

ESSEX

April 26 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BH)

28 Middlesex, Chelmsford (BH)

30 British Universities, Chelmsford (BH)

May 2 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

5 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

7 Kent, Chelmsford (BH)

9 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

12 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

14 Somerset, Taunton (BH)

16 Kent, Ilford (BAC)

19 Kent, Ilford (SL)

23 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

26 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

June 6 Lancashire, Chelmsford (BAC)

9 Lancashire, Chelmsford (SL)

13 Northamptonshire, Chelmsford (BAC)

16 Northamptonshire, Chelmsford (SL)

21 Cambridge University, Fenner's (F)

25 Devon, Chelmsford (NWT)

27 Surrey, Southend (BAC)

30 Surrey, Southend (SL)

July 4 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

7 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

14 Glamorgan, Chelmsford (SL)

18 Nottinghamshire, Chelmsford(BAC)

21 Nottinghamshire, Chelmsford (SL)

25 Durham, Hartlepool (BAC)

28 Durham, Hartlepool (SL)

August 1 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

4 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

6 South Africa A, Chelmsford (TM, 1 day)

8 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

11 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

17 Pakistan, Chelmsford (TM)

22 Gloucestershire, Colchester (BAC)

25 Gloucestershire, Colchester (SL)

29 Yorkshire, Headingley (BAC)

Sept 1 Yorkshire, Headingley (SL)

3 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

8 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

12 Sussex, Chelmsford (BAC)

15 Sussex, Chelmsford (SL)

19 Glamorgan, Chelmsford (BAC)

GLAMORGAN

April 17 Cambridge University, Fenner's (F)

26 Essex, Cardiff (BH)

28 British Universities, Fenner's (BH)

30 Somerset, Cardiff (BH)

May 2 Yorkshire, Cardiff (BAC)

5 Yorkshire, Cardiff (SL)

7 Middlesex, Lord's (BH)

9 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BAC)

12 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

14 Kent, Canterbury (BH)

16 Derbyshire, Cardiff (BAC)

19 Derbyshire, Cardiff (SL)

23 Worcestershire, Abergavenny (BAC)

26 Worcestershire, Ebbw Vale (SL)

June 1 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

6 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

9 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

13 Somerset, Swansea (BAC)

16 Somerset, Swansea (SL)

20 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

23 Sussex, Hove (SL)

25 Worcestershire, Cardiff (NWT)

29 Pakistan, Pontypridd (TM)

July 4 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BAC)

7 Gloucestershire, Bristol (SL)

14 Essex, Chelmsford (SL)

17 South Africa A, Cardiff (TM, 3 days)

25 Lancashire, Cardiff (BAC)

28 Lancashire, Swansea (SL)

August 1 Nottinghamshire, Worksop (BAC)

4 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

8 Leicestershire, Swansea (BAC)

11 Leicestershire, Swansea (SL)

15 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

18 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

22 Kent, Cardiff (BAC)

25 Kent, Cardiff (SL)

28 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

Sept 1 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

3 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

8 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

12 Surrey, Cardiff (BAC)

15 Surrey, Cardiff (SL)

19 Essex, Chelmsford (BAC)

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

April 26 Sussex, Bristol (BH)

30 Surrey, The Oval (BH)

2 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

5 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

7 Ireland, Dublin (BH)

11 India, Bristol (TM)

14 Hampshire, Bristol (BH)

16 Somerset, Bristol (BAC)

19 Somerset, Bristol (SL)

23 Surrey, Gloucester (BAC)

26 Surrey, Gloucester (SL)

30 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

June 2 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

13 Sussex, Bristol (BAC)

16 Sussex, Bristol (SL)

20 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

23 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

25 Lincolnshire, Sleaford (NWT)

27 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

30 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

July 4 Glamorgan, Bristol (BAC)

7 Glamorgan, Bristol (SL)

14 Kent, Moreton-in-Marsh (SL)

18 Leicestershire, Cheltenham (BAC)

21 Leicestershire, Cheltenham (SL)

24 South Africa A, Cheltenham (TM, 1 day)

25 Warwickshire, Cheltenham (BAC)

28 Warwickshire, Cheltenham (SL)

August 1 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

4 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

8 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

11 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

15 Yorkshire, Bristol (BAC)

18 Yorkshire, Bristol (SL)

22 Essex, Colchester (BAC)

25 Essex, Colchester (SL)

29 Northamptonshire, Bristol (BAC)

Sept 1 Northamptonshire, Bristol (SL)

12 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

15 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

19 Kent, (BAC)

HAMPSHIRE

April 26 Ireland, Southampton (BH)

28 Surrey, The Oval (BH)

30 Sussex, Southampton (BH)

2 May Oxford University, The Parks (F)

9 Essex, Southampton (BAC)

12 Essex, Southampton (SL)

14 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BH)

16 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

19 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

23 Durham, Portsmouth (BAC)

26 Durham, Portsmouth (SL)

30 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

June 2 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

6 Derbyshire, Southampton (BAC)

9 Derbyshire, Southampton (SL)

14 Cambridge University, Fenner's (F)

19 Northamptonshire, Basingstoke (BAC)

23 Northamptonshire, Basingstoke (SL)

25 Norfolk, Southampton (NWT)

29 India, Southampton (TM)

July 3 Sussex, Arundel (BAC)

7 Sussex, Arundel (SL)

14 Nottinghamshire, Southampton (SL)

18 Yorkshire, Harrogate (BAC)

21 Yorkshire, Headingley (SL)

25 Surrey, Southampton (BAC)

28 Surrey, Southampton (SL)

August 1 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

4 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

8 Gloucestershire, Southampton (BAC)

11 Gloucestershire, Southampton (SL)

15 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

18 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

22 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

25 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

28 Middlesex, Portsmouth (BAC)

Sept 1 Middlesex, Portsmouth (SL)

3 Glamorgan, Southampton (BAC)

8 Glamorgan, Southampton (SL)

12 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

15 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

19 Nottinghamshire, Southampton (BAC)

KENT

April 26 British Universities (BH), The Parks

28 Somerset (BH), Maidstone

30 Middlesex (BH), Canterbury

May 2 Lancashire (BAC), Canterbury

5 Lancashire (SL), Canterbury

7 Essex (BH), Chelmsford

9 Surrey (BAC), The Oval

12 Surrey (SL), The Oval

14 Glamorgan (BH), Canterbury

16 Essex (BAC), Ilford

19 Essex (SL), Ilford

23 Yorkshire (BAC), Canterbury

26 Yorkshire (SL), Canterbury

30 Sussex (BAC), Tunbridge Wells

June 2 Sussex (SL), Tunbridge Wells

5 Leicestershire (BAC), Leicester

9 Leicestershire (SL), Leicester

13 Middlesex (BAC), Canterbury

16 Middlesex (SL), Canterbury

20 Warwickshire (BAC), Edgbaston

23 Warwickshire (SL), Edgbaston

25 Cambridgeshire (NWT), March

29 Oxford University (F), Canterbury

July 4 Durham (BAC), Maidstone

7 Durham (SL), Maidstone

14 Gloucestershire (SL), Moreton-in-Marsh

20 Pakistan (TM), Canterbury

25 Derbyshire (BAC), Derby

28 Derbyshire (SL), Derby

August 1 Worcestershire (BAC), Canterbury

4 Worcestershire (SL), Canterbury

8 Northamptonshire (BAC), Northampton

11 Northamptonshire (SL), Northampton

15 Somerset (BAC), Canterbury

18 Somerset (SL), Canterbury

22 Glamorgan (BAC), Cardiff

25 Glamorgan (SL), Cardiff

29 Nottinghamshire (BAC), Tunbridge Wells

Sept 1 Nottinghamshire (SL), Tunbridge Wells

12 Hampshire (BAC), Canterbury

15 Hampshire (SL), Canterbury

19 Gloucestershire (BAC), Bristol

LANCASHIRE

April 18 Yorkshire, Old Trafford (F, 4 days)

21 Yorkshire, Old Trafford (1 day)

26 Minor Counties, Old Trafford (BH)

28 Durham, Old Trafford (BH)

30 Derbyshire, Chesterfield (BH)

May 2 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

5 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

7 Leicestershire, Leicester (BH)

9 Leicestershire, Old Trafford (BAC)

12 Leicestershire, Old Trafford (SL)

14 Warwickshire, Old Trafford (BH)

16 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

19 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

30 Gloucestershire, Old Trafford (BAC)

June 2 Gloucestershire, Old Trafford (SL)

6 Essex, Chelmsford (BAC)

9 Essex, Chelmsford (SL)

13 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

16 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

25 Oxfordshire, Aston Rowant (NWT)

27 Somerset, Old Trafford (BAC)

30 Somerset, Old Trafford (SL)

July 4 Worcestershire, Old Trafford (BAC)

7 Worcestershire, Old Trafford (SL)

14 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

18 Derbyshire, Old Trafford (BAC)

21 Derbyshire, Old Trafford (SL)

25 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BAC)

28 Glamorgan, Swansea (SL)

August 7 Surrey, Southport (BAC)

11 Surrey, Old Trafford (SL)

15 Hampshire, Old Trafford (BAC)

18 Hampshire, Old Trafford (SL)

22 Yorkshire, Headingley (BAC)

25 Yorkshire, Headingley (SL)

29 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

Sept 1 Sussex, Hove (SL)

3 Middlesex, Old Trafford (BAC)

8 Middlesex, Old Trafford (SL)

12 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BAC)

15 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

19 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

LEICESTERSHIRE

April 13 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

26 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BH)

28 Derbyshire, Leicester (BH)

30 Minor Counties, Jesmond (BH)

May 2 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

5 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

7 Lancashire, Leicester (BH)

9 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

12 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

14 Durham, Leicester (BH)

16 Worcestershire, Leicester (BAC)

19 Worcestershire, Leicester (SL)

23 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

26 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

June 1 India, Leicester (TM)

5 Kent, Leicester (BAC)

9 Kent, Leicester (SL)

13 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

16 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

20 Yorkshire, Bradford (BAC)

23 Yorkshire, Bradford (SL)

25 Berkshire, Leicester (NWT)

July 4 Essex, Leicester (BAC)

7 Essex, Leicester (SL)

14 Middlesex, Leicester (SL)

18 Gloucestershire, Cheltenham (BAC)

21 Gloucestershire, Cheltenham (SL)

25 Sussex, Leicester (BAC)

28 Sussex, Leicester (SL)

August 1 Northamptonshire, Leicester (BAC)

4 Northamptonshire, Leicester (SL)

8 Glamorgan, Swansea (BAC)

11 Glamorgan, Swansea (SL)

22 Hampshire, Leicester (BAC)

25 Hampshire, Leicester (SL)

29 Somerset, Leicester (BAC)

Sept 1 Somerset , Leicester (SL)

3 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

8 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

12 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

15 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

19 Middlesex, Leicester (BAC)

MIDDLESEX

April 20 Oxford University,The Parks (F)

26 Somerset, Lord's (BH)

28 Essex, Chelmsford (BH)

30 Kent, Canterbury (BH)

May 2 Gloucestershire, Lord's (BAC)

5 Gloucestershire, Lord's (SL)

7 Glamorgan, Lord's (BH)

9 Durham, Lord's (BAC)

12 Durham, Lord's (SL)

14 British Universities, Fenner's (BH)

16 Cambridge University, Fenner's (F)

19 India, Lord's (TM, 1 day)

22 Sussex, Horsham (BAC)

26 Sussex, Horsham (SL)

30 Yorkshire, Lord's (BAC)

June 2 Yorkshire, Lord's (SL)

6 Glamorgan, Lord's (BAC)

9 Glamorgan, Lord's (SL)

13 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

16 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

20 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

23 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

25 Cumberland, Carlisle (NWT)

27 Warwickshire, Lord's (BAC)

30 Warwickshire, Lord's (SL)

July 4 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

7 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

14 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

18 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BAC)

21 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

August 1 Essex, Lord's (BAC)

4 Essex, Lord's (SL)

8 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

11 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

15 Worcestershire, Lord's (BAC)

18 Worcestershire, Lord's (SL)

28 Hampshire, Portsmouth (BAC)

Sept 1 Hampshire, Portsmouth (SL)

3 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

8 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

12 Somerset, Uxbridge (BAC)

15 Somerset, Uxbridge (SL)

19 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

NORTHANTS

April 26 Worcestershire, Worcester (BH)

30 Scotland, Forfar (BH)

May 2 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

5 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

7 Nottinghamshire, Northampton (BH)

9 Glamorgan, Northampton (BAC)

12 Glamorgan, Northampton (SL)

14 Yorkshire, Northampton (BH)

16 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

21 India, Luton (TM, 1 day)

23 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

26 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

30 Warwickshire, Northampton (BAC)

June 2 Warwickshire, Northampton (SL)

6 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

9 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

13 Essex, Chelmsford (BAC)

16 Essex , Chelmsford (SL)

19 Hampshire, Basingstoke (BAC)

23 Hampshire, Basingstoke (SL)

25 Cheshire, Northampton (NWT)

27 Derbyshire, Northampton (BAC)

30 Derbyshire, Northampton (SL)

July 6 Pakistan, Northampton (TM)

14 Yorkshire, Northampton (SL)

18 Middlesex, Northampton (BAC)

21 Middlesex, Northampton (SL)

24 Worcestershire, Kidderminster (BAC)

28 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

August 1 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

4 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

8 Kent, Northampton (BAC)

11 Kent, Northampton (SL)

22 Sussex, Northampton (BAC)

25 Sussex, Northampton (SL)

29 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BAC)

Sept 1 Gloucestershire, Bristol (SL)

3 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

8 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

12 Lancashire, Northampton (BAC)

15 Lancashire, Northampton (SL)

19 Yorkshire, Northampton (BAC)

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

April 26 Yorkshire, Headingley (BH)

28 Scotland, Trent Bridge (BH)

30 Worcestershire, Trent Bridge (BH)

May 2 Sussex, Trent Bridge (BAC)

5 Sussex, Trent Bridge (SL)

7 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BH)

9 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

12 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

16 Lancashire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

19 Lancashire, Trent Bridge (SL)

23 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

30 Durham, Trent Bridge (BAC)

June 2 Durham, Trent Bridge (SL)

6 Northamptonshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

9 Northamptonshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

13 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

16 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

20 Gloucestershire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

23 Gloucestershire, Trent Bridge (SL)

25 Yorkshire, Headingley (NWT)

July 4 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

7 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

14 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

18 Essex, Chelmsford (BAC)

21 Essex, Chelmsford (SL)

26 South Africa A, Trent Bridge (TM, 4 days)

August 1 Glamorgan, Worksop (BAC)

4 Glamorgan, Trent Bridge (SL)

8 Middlesex, Trent Bridge (BAC)

11 Middlesex, Trent Bridge (SL)

15 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

18 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

22 Surrey, Trent Bridge (BAC)

25 Surrey, Trent Bridge (SL)

29 Kent, Tunbridge Wells (BAC)

Sept 1 Kent, Tunbridge Wells (SL)

3 Leicestershire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

8 Leicestershire, Trent Bridge (SL)

12 Yorkshire, Scarborough (BAC)

15 Yorkshire, Scarborough (SL)

19 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

SOMERSET

April 26 Middlesex, Lord's (BH)

28 Kent, Maidstone (BH)

30 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BH)

May 2 Surrey, Taunton (BAC)

5 Surrey, Taunton (SL)

7 British Universities, Taunton (BH)

9 Nottinghamshire,Taunton (BAC)

12 Nottinghamshire, Taunton (SL)

14 Essex, Taunton (BH)

16 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BAC)

19 Gloucestershire, Bristol (SL)

23 Northamptonshire, Taunton (BAC)

26 Northamptonshire, Taunton (SL)

June 6 Warwickshire, Taunton (BAC)

9 Warwickshire, Taunton (SL)

13 Glamorgan, Swansea (BAC)

16 Glamorgan. Swansea (SL)

19 Worcestershire, Bath (BAC)

23 Worcestershire, Bath (SL)

25 Taunton (NWT)

27 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

30 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

July 3 Pakistan, Taunton (TM)

14 Sussex, Hove (SL)

20 South Africa A, Taunton (TM, 3 days)

25 Yorkshire, Scarborough (BAC)

28 Yorkshire, Scarborough (SL)

August 1 Hampshire, Taunton (BAC)

4 Hampshire, Taunton (SL)

8 Essex, Taunton (BAC)

11 Essex, Taunton (SL)

15 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

18 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

21 Durham, Weston-super-Mare (BAC)

25 Durham, Weston-super-Mare (SL)

29 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

Sept 1 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

3 Derbyshire, Taunton (BAC)

8 Derbyshire, Taunton (SL)

12 Middlesex, Uxbridge (BAC)

15 Middlesex, Uxbridge (SL)

19 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

SURREY

April 28 Hampshire, The Oval (BH)

30 Gloucestershire, The Oval (BH)

May 2 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

5 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

7 Sussex, Hove (BH)

9 Kent, The Oval (BAC)

12 Kent, The Oval (SL)

14 Ireland, Eglinton (BH)

23 Gloucestershire, Gloucester (BAC)

26 Gloucestershire, Gloucester (SL)

30 Derbyshire, The Oval (BAC)

June 2 Derbyshire, The Oval (SL)

6 Yorkshire, Middlesbrough (BAC)

9 Yorkshire, Headingley (SL)

13 Leicestershire, The Oval (BAC)

16 Leicestershire, The Oval (SL)

20 Durham, Stockton (BAC)

23 Durham, Stockton (SL)

25 Netherlands, The Oval (NWT)

27 Essex, Southend (BAC)

30 Essex, Southend (SL)

July 4 Middlesex, The Oval (BAC)

7 Middlesex, The Oval (SL)

14 Worcestershire, The Oval SL)

17 Sussex, Guildford (BAC)

21 Sussex, Guildford (SL)

25 Hampshire, Southampton (BAC)

28 Hampshire, Southampton (SL)

August 1 South Africa A, The Oval (TM, 4 days)

7 Lancashire, Southport (BAC)

11 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

22 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

25 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

29 Warwickshire, The Oval (BAC)

Sept 1 Warwickshire, The Oval (SL)

3 Northamptonshire, The Oval (BAC)

8 Northamptonshire, The Oval (SL)

12 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BAC)

15 Glamorgan, Cardiff (SL)

19 Worcestershire, The Oval (BAC)

SUSSEX

April 26 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BH)

28 Ireland, Hove (BH)

30 Hampshire, Southampton (BH)

May 2 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BAC)

5 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (SL)

7 Surrey, Hove (BH)

9 Warwickshire, Hove (BAC)

12 Warwickshire, Hove (SL)

16 India, Hove (TM)

22 Middlesex, Horsham (BAC)

26 Middlesex, Horsham (SL)

30 Kent, Tunbridge Wells (BAC)

June 2 Kent, Tunbridge Wells (SL)

6 Durham, Hove (BAC)

9 Durham, Hove (SL)

13 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BAC)

16 Gloucestershire, Bristol (SL)

20 Glamorgan, Hove (BAC)

23 Glamorgan, Hove (SL)

25 Ireland, Belfast (NWT)

29 Cambridge University, Hove (F)

July 3 Hampshire, Arundel (BAC)

7 Hampshire, Arundel (SL)

14 Somerset, Hove (SL)

17 Surrey, Guildford (BAC)

21 Surrey, Guildford (SL)

25 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

28 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

August 1 Yorkshire, Eastbourne (BAC)

4 Yorkshire, Eastbourne (SL)

8 Derbyshire, Hove (BAC)

11 Derbyshire, Hove (SL)

22 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BAC)

24 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

29 Lancashire, Hove (BAC)

Sept 1 Lancashire, Hove (SL)

3 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

8 Worcestershire,Worcester (SL)

12 Essex, Chelmsford (BAC)

15 Essex, Chelmsford (SL)

19 Somerset, Hove (BAC)

WARWICKSHIRE

April 24 British Universities, The Parks (BH)

26 Leicestershire, Edgbaston (BH)

28 Minor Counties, Jesmond (BH)

30 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BH)

May 3 Cambridge University, Fenners (F)

7 Derbyshire, Edgbaston (BH)

9 Sussex, Hove (BAC)

12 Sussex, Hove (SL)

14 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BH)

16 Hampshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

19 Hampshire, Edgbaston (SL)

23 Leicestershire, Edgbaston (BAC)

26 Leicestershire, Edgbaston (SL)

30 Northamptonshire, Northampton (BAC)

June 2 Northamptonshire, Northampton (SL)

6 Somerset, Taunton (BAC)

9 Somerset, Taunton (SL)

13 Yorkshire, Headingley (BAC)

16 Yorkshire, Headingley (SL)

20 Kent, Edgbaston (BAC)

23 Kent, Edgbaston (SL)

25 Cornwall, St Austell (NWT)

27 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

30 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

July 4 Nottinghamshire, Edgbaston (BAC)

7 Nottinghamshire, Edgbaston (SL)

14 Lancashire, Edgbaston (SL)

17 Pakistan, Edgbaston (TM)

25 Gloucestershire, Cheltenham (BAC)

28 Gloucestershire, Cheltenham (SL)

August 8 Durham, Edgbaston (BAC)

11 Durham, Edgbaston (SL)

15 Glamorgan, Edgbaston (BAC)

18 Glamorgan, Edgbaston (SL)

22 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

25 Worcestershire, Edgbaston (SL)

29 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

Sept 1 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

3 Essex, Edgbaston (BAC)

8 Essex, Edgbaston (SL)

12 Derbyshire, Derby (BAC)

15 Derbyshire, Derby (SL)

19 Lancashire, Edgbaston (BAC)

WORCESTERSHIRE

April 26 Northamptonshire, Worcester (BH)

28 Yorkshire, Worcester (BH)

30 Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge (BH)

May 2 Essex, Worcester (BAC)

5 Essex, Worcester (SL)

8 India, Worcester (TM)

14 Scotland, Edinburgh (BH)

16 Leicestershire, Leicester (BAC)

19 Leicestershire, Leicester (SL)

23 Glamorgan, Abergavenny (BAC)

26 Glamorgan, Ebbw Vale (SL)

30 Hampshire, Worcester (BAC)

June 2 Hampshire, Worcester (SL)

6 Oxford University, The Parks (F)

13 Nottinghamshire, Worcester (BAC)

16 Nottinghamshire, Worcester (SL)

19 Somerset, Bath (BAC)

23 Somerset, Bath (SL)

25 Glamorgan, Cardiff (NWT)

27 Yorkshire, Worcester (BAC)

30 Yorkshire, Worcester (SL)

July 4 Lancashire, Old Trafford (BAC)

7 Lancashire, Old Trafford (SL)

14 Surrey, The Oval (SL)

18 Durham, Worcester (BAC)

21 Durham, Worcester (SL)

24 Northamptonshire, Kidderminster (BAC)

28 Northamptonshire, Worcester (SL)

August 1 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

4 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

9 Aug South Africa A, Worcester (TM, 4 days)

15 Aug Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

18 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

22 Warwickshire, Worcester (BAC)

25 Warwickshire, Edgbaston (SL)

29 Derbyshire, Chesterfield (BAC)

Sept 1 Derbyshire, Chesterfield (SL)

3 Sussex,Worcester (BAC)

8 Sussex, Worcester (SL)

12 Gloucestershire, Worcester (BAC)

15 Gloucestershire, Worcester (SL)

19 Surrey, The Oval (BAC)

YORKSHIRE

April 26 Nottinghamshire, Headingley (BH)

28 Worcestershire, Worcester (BH)

May 2 Glamorgan, Cardiff (BAC)

5 Glamorgan, Cardiff (SL)

7 Scotland, Headingley (BH)

9 Derbyshire, Sheffield (BAC)

12 Derbyshire, Sheffield (SL)

14 Northants, Northampton (BH)

16 Durham, Chester-le-Street (BAC)

19 Durham, Chester-le-Street (SL)

23 Kent, Canterbury (BAC)

26 Kent, Canterbury (SL)

30 Middlesex, Lord's (BAC)

June 2 Middlesex, Lord's (SL)

6 Surrey, Middlesbrough (BAC)

9 Surrey, Headingley (SL)

13 Warwickshire, Headingley (BAC)

16 Warwickshire, Headingley (SL)

20 Leicestershire, Bradford (BAC)

23 Leicestershire, Bradford (SL)

25 Nottinghamshire, Headingley (NWT)

27 Worcestershire, Worcester (BAC)

30 Worcestershire, Worcester (SL)

July 3 South Africa A, Headingley (TM, 3 days)

14 Northants, Northampton (SL)

18 Hampshire, Harrogate (BAC)

21 Hampshire, Headingley (SL)

25 Somerset, Scarborough (BAC)

28 Somerset, Scarborough (SL)

August 1 Sussex, Eastbourne (BAC)

4 Sussex, Eastbourne (SL)

15 Gloucestershire, Bristol (BAC)

18 Gloucestershire, Bristol (SL)

22 Lancashire, Headingley (BAC)

25 Lancashire, Headingley (SL)

29 Essex, Headingley (BAC)

September 1 Essex, Headingley (SL)

12 Nottinghamshire, Scarborough (BAC)

15 Nottinghamshire, Scarborough (SL)

19 Northants, Northampton (BAC)

KEY: BAC=Britannic Assurance County Championship; SL=Axa Equity & Law Sunday League; BH=Benson and Hedges Cup; NWT=NatWest Trophy; TM=Tour match; F=First-class match

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