Sam Northeast, Ollie Pope, Ed Barnard and Ryan Sidebottom make the cut - but who else is in and do you agree with it?
Essex survived a spirited comeback from Lancashire to seal a nervy win at Chelmsford, while Somerset thrashed Worcestershire.
Matt Henry took match figures of 12-73 as Kent eased to a nine-wicket victory over Durham in the County Championship.
Ryan Sidebottom took 6-35 as Warwickshire enjoyed a dominant opening day against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.
"Fresh, bold, innovative." Michael Atherton, David Lloyd and Nick Knight react to ECB's proposed 100-ball competition...
It's mid-April, the weather has been awful and the Championship season is underway – but who impressed in the opening fixtures?
Stuart Broad says the 100-ball concept proposed for English domestic cricket will bring a fresh tactical dimension to the game.
Lancashire crumbled to defeat against Nottinghamshire in their Championship opener on a morning in which 12 wickets fell.
James Harris took nine wickets in the match as Middlesex clinched a convincing 160-run win over Northamptonshire.
Lancashire reacted well after Jake Ball fired for Notts, while 26 wickets fell in the game between Middlesex and Northants.
ICC to impose "stricter" ball-tampering sanctions; 2021 Champions Trophy in India makes way for World T20...
The 2018 county cricket season starts on Friday, we look at the runners and riders pushing for promotion from Division Two...
With the 2018 domestic season underway , Benedict Bermange tests your knowledge of the County Championship. Good luck!
Ahead of the new county cricket season, we asked Sky Sports' David Fulton and Dominic Cork for their 2018 predictions.
Mark Stoneman and James Vince are among six England players available for the start of the County Championship season.
The Ageas Bowl and SWALEC Stadium have been included on the list of venues for the ECB's new Twenty20 franchise competition.
Walt Disney, a South African train and a ball crossing a county divide feature in Benedict Bermange's favourite cricket stats.
Essex will open their County Championship title defence with a tough trip to Yorkshire, the team they succeeded as champions.
In a Hit for Six on fast bowling, Steve Harmison talks producing genuine quick bowlers and potential England seamers.
Away from the England men's team, we take a look back at some of the other cricketing highlights of 2017...
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