Jonathan Trott says announcing his retirement in May "allowed him to enjoy" his final season with Warwickshire.
Warwickshire are crowned Division Two champions after beating fellow promoted side Kent by an innings at Edgbaston.
Warwickshire fast bowler Keith Barker will join Hampshire on a two-year contract from next season.
Dom Sibley matches opening partner Will Rhodes' century as Warwickshire lead in Division Two title decider against Kent.
The couple who found the 7ft boa constrictor have no idea how it got into their home.
Wasps move a step closer to building a new permanent training ground in the West Midlands.
Will Rhodes hits 102 not out for Warwickshire after the Bears bowl out Kent for just 167 in their Division Two title decider.
Celtic describe Jim Brogan as an "unsung hero" as the former Scotland defender passes away at the age of 74.
Lofty the boa constrictor is now being cared for at a wildlife sanctuary.
From a knee injury to an excuse for a knees-up: Warwickshire paceman Olly Stone's two-year pathway to England's Test squad.
Gavin Reilly scores his first goal for Bristol Rovers to help them beat Coventry at the Memorial Stadium.
The pedestrian suffered a serious head injury in the crash in Coventry.
Team news as Sale Sharks host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at the AJ Bell Stadium (15:00 BST).
England call up uncapped Surrey opener Rory Burns in the Test squad to tour Sri Lanka this winter, following the retirement of Alastair Cook.
Warwickshire bat out the day to draw against Sussex at Hove to secure promotion back to Division One.
Sunaina Singh says her body is "giving up" and a donor is her "only hope".
Four hundred members of West Midlands Ambulance Service are now being trained to deal with terrorist incidents.
Where do sayings such as "saving for a rainy day" or "raining cats and dogs" come from?
Warwickshire openers Will Rhodes and Dom Sibley put on 140 for the first wicket to bat Sussex out of the Division Two game at Hove.
Most of the flats at the tower blocks in Rugby are now vacant, according to a report.