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Kent scraped a two-run Duckworth-Lewis victory in a thrilling Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Somerset at Taunton.
Nottinghamshire and Somerset remain unbeaten in Group B of the Royal London One-Day Cup after a tie at Trent Bridge.
Glamorgan secured the last quarter-final spot in the South Group, while Sussex's Luke Wright made a record 153 not out.
The inaugural Royal London One-Day Cup, county cricket's new 50-over competition, gets under way on Saturday.
Worcestershire beat Gloucestershire to open a 43-point lead in Division Two, while Kent got back in the promotion race.
Daryl Mitchell hit 102 not out as Division Two leaders Worcestershire reached 299-7 on day one against Gloucestershire.
Sam Northeast's 91 helped Kent to 351-7 on day one against Surrey, while Derbyshire's seamers enjoyed themselves.
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