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LV= Breakthrough Player Award nominees Alex Davies - Lancashire County Cricket Club, Craig Miles - Gloucestershire County Cricket Club, Jack Leaning - Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Luke Wood - Nottingham County Cricket Club, Oliver Robinson - Sussex County Cricket Club and Tom Curran - Surrey County Cricket Club

Sport 30 June 2015

LV= County Championship Breakthrough Player Award voting

We're delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2015 LV= Breakthrough Player Award, with six players in the running after they caught the attention of both professionals and pundits with their stellar performances in the LV= County Championship so far this season.

LV= Breakthrough Player Award winner Joe Root presented with his prize by Mike Gatting

Sport 30 June 2015

Broken Through - Joe Root

In our latest Broken Through film, we explore the career of Yorkshire and England cricketer Joe Root; from the first time he held a cricket bat (the day after he was born!) to his selection for England in 2012, the same season he received the LV= County Championship Breakthrough Player Award.

Phil Dollman accepting Henry Slade's award on his behalf from ex-England International Simon Shaw and the LV= General Insurance Retail Business Director Andrew Beard.

Sport 2 June 2015

LV= Young Player of the Year Award

The Rugby Players Association (RPA) Players' Awards 2015 took place on Wednesday 13 May at Battersea Evolution in London, and the winner of the LV= Young Player of the Year Award was revealed.