The County Championship 2024 has been a thrilling affair, highlighting standout performances from players across the board. Our Giants—Daniel Worrall, Jordan Cox, Liam Dawson, and James Vince have shown exceptional form, making vital contributions for their teams in the latest round. Take a look at their impressive performances in this exciting round of the County Championship:

Daniel Worrall: 6/22 and 4/35 vs Worcestershire

Australian fast bowler Daniel Worrall worked wonders for Surrey in their recent match against Worcestershire. Surrey, after posting 213 in their first innings, needed a special bowling effort to take the lead. Worrall delivered by taking 6 wickets for just 22 runs in the first innings, which included a remarkable spell where he took 3 wickets in a single over. His efforts were pivotal in bowling Worcestershire out for just 128. Worrall didn't stop there; he picked up 4 more wickets in the second innings, finishing with 10 wickets for the match. His exceptional bowling helped Surrey secure a comprehensive victory by 281 runs, highlighting his significant impact in both innings. 

Liam Dawson: 95 and 1/12, 2/25 vs Nottinghamshire

Liam Dawson showcased his all-round skills in the match against Nottinghamshire. Bowling first, Hampshire managed to dismiss Nottinghamshire for 235, with Dawson playing a key role by taking 1 wicket for just 12 runs in his 10 overs. His economical spell kept the pressure on the opposition. When Hampshire batted, Dawson came to the crease at a crucial juncture with the team struggling at 61/4. His composed and determined innings of 95 helped Hampshire reach 276, ensuring they took a first-innings lead. In the second innings, Dawson continued to shine, taking 2 wickets for 25 runs, restricting Nottinghamshire to 209. His contributions with both bat and ball were instrumental in Hampshire's 5-wicket victory, showcasing his versatility and importance to the team.

James Vince: 36 vs Nottinghamshire

Hampshire skipper James Vince made a valuable contribution in the same match against Nottinghamshire. Although he didn’t reach a fifty, his innings of 36 was crucial. Hampshire was in trouble early, having lost several wickets. Vince's composed batting helped stabilize the innings and set the foundation for his team to take the lead. His performance, though not his highest score, was significant in the context of the match and helped Hampshire secure a comfortable win.

Jordan Cox: 47 and 112 vs Warwickshire

Young Essex batter Jordan Cox had a memorable game against Warwickshire. In the first innings, Cox scored a solid 47 off 60 deliveries, playing a key role despite Essex being dismissed for just 162. It was in the second innings where Cox truly shone. Chasing a daunting target of over 330, Cox scored a brilliant 112, displaying maturity and skill. His partnership with Matt Critchley was crucial in steering Essex to a remarkable victory. Cox’s innings was a testament to his growing reputation as one of England’s rising stars, showing his ability to perform under pressure and lead his team to victory.