The day after England's meek World Cup exit, the county season has begun. Crowds will be small, media attention low, but it will make a change from the over-hyped World Cup.
What are your hopes for the new season? Who will win the Championship? And which players are set to attract wider attention?
Do leave your views. In the meantime, check out Mystic Richard's Division One and Division Two predictions. And, if any fans want to write on their side's progress, please email cricketingworld(at)hotmail.com