Updated:Sep 7, 2021 8:00 am
Sam Robson and Mark Stoneman have broken the Middlesex opening partnership in their first day at Sussex in the County Championship.
Nottinghamshire vs Lancashire (Division 1)
Resuming on 27/2, the visitors would add 5 to the overnight score before George Balderson would be caught by Liam Patterson-White off the bowling of Luke Fletcher for 19 with Josh Bohannon caught by Ben Duckett off the bowling of Brett Hutton for 35. Danny Lamb would be caught behind by Tom Moores off the bowling of Dane Paterson for 15 before Rob Jones would be caught by Sam Northeast off the bowling of Hutton for 14.
Dane Vilas would be LBW to the same bowler for 15 before Steven Croft would be bowled by Paterson for 24. Tom Bailey would be LBW to the same bowler without scoring before George Lavelle would be caught by Moores off the bowling of Fletcher for 32.
Ben Slater would be bowled by Balderson for 16 before Duckett would be LBW to Lamb for 44. Northeast would be caught behind by Lavelle off the bowling of Bailey for 13 before Joe Clarke would be caught by Jones off the bowling of Balderson for 22. Steven Mullaney would be the final wicket to fall, caught by Lavelle off Bailey’s bowling, for 1 with Lyndon James and Moores 18 and 11 not out respectively.
NOT 272 (82.2 overs) & 127/5 (52 overs), LAN 168 (52.3 overs)
Bonus points: NOT 5, LAN 3
Warwickshire vs Hampshire (Division 1)
Resuming on 41/0, the hosts would move to 55 before Joe Weatherley would be LBW to Liam Norwell (pictured below) for 24 before Ian Holland would be caught by Rob Yates off the same bowler for 44. Nick Gubbins would be caught by Will Rhodes off the bowling of Danny Briggs for 5 before Tom Alsop would be stumped by Michael Burgess off the same bowler for 33.
Liam Dawson would be LBW to Norwell for 3 before James Vince would be caught by Lamb off the bowling of Craig Miles for 48. James Fuller would be bowled by the same bowler without scoring before Felix Organ would be the final wicket to fall, LBW to Norwell, for 16 – Keith Barker (49) and Brad Wheal (20) the not out batsmen.Embed from Getty Images
HAM 89 (28.1 overs) & 260/8 (107 overs), WAR 116 (46 overs)
Bonus points: WAR 3, HAM 3
Yorkshire vs Somerset (Division 1)
Resuming on 159/5, the hosts added 20 to their overnight score before Harry Duke would be bowled by Josh Davey for 9 before Harry Brook would be caught by Tom Abell off the bowling of Ben Green for 118. Jordan Thompson would be caught by Tom Lammonby off the bowling of Marchant de Lange for 57 before David Willey would be caught & bowled by the same bowler for 23. Steven Patterson would be the final wicket to fall, caught by Azhar Ali off the bowling of de Lange, without scoring – Matthew Fisher (pictured below) finishing 15 not out.
Lammonby would be caught by Brook off the bowling of Willey without scoring before Azhar Ali would be caught by Adam Lyth off the bowling of Fisher for 1. James Hildreth would be LBW to the same bowler for 2 before George Bartlett would be dismissed the same way later in the same over without scoring.
Tom Abell would be bowled to give Fisher his fourth wicket of the innings for 14 before Tom Banton would be caught behind by Duke off the bowling of Thompson for 10. Steven Davies would be caught by Tom Kohler-Cadmore off the bowling of Hill for 25 before Jack Leach would be caught by Lyth off the bowling of Dom Bess for 26. Green would be bowled by Thompson for 32 before de Lange would be the final man out, bowled by the same bowler, for 21 with Davey finishing 5 not out.Embed from Getty Images
SOM 134 (42 overs) & 141 (51.5 overs), YOR 308 (103.3 overs)
Points: YOR 22, SOM 3
Glamorgan vs Durham (Division 2)
Resuming on 223/3, the visitors would move to 234 before David Bedingham would be bowled by Michael Hogan for 47 with Sean Dickson would be dismissed the same way for 46. Ned Eckersley would be caught by Nick Selman off the bowling of Lukas Carey for 57 before Paul Coughlin would be caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Timm van der Gugten for 20. Ben Raine would be the final wicket to fall, caught by Eddie Byrom off the bowling of Andrew Salter, for 74 – Liam Trevaskis and Matty Potts finishing 55 and 26 not out.
David Lloyd would be caught by Trevaskis off the bowling of Potts for 6 before Selman would be caught behind by Eckersley off the bowling of Paul Coughlin for 4 – Hamish Rutherford and Byrom continuing this morning on 32 and 17 not out.
GLA 97 (32 overs) & 71/2 (24 overs), DUR 503/8 dec (131.1 overs)
Bonus points: GLA 4, DUR 1
Gloucestershire vs Essex (Division 2)
Resuming on 150/5, the visitors added 4 to their overnight score before Adam Wheater would be caught by Oliver Price off the bowling of brother Tom with Paul Walter (pictured below) caught by Tom Lace off the bowling of David Payne for 96. Simon Harmer would be caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Ryan Higgins for 45 before Shane Snater would be caught by Miles Hammond off the bowling of Zafar Gohar for 10. Gohar would also take the final wicket as Jamie Porter would be caught by Payne for 17 – Sam Cook finishing 22 not out.
Hammond would be LBW to Snater for 17 before Ben Charlesworth would be LBW to Harmer for 49. James Bracey would be caught by Harmer off the bowling of Cook for 50 before T. Price would be caught by Nick Browne off the bowling of Harmer for 1. O. Price would be the final wicket to fall off the final ball of the day, run out by Josh Rymell, for the same score with Chris Dent 9 not out.Embed from Getty Images
GLO 76 (28 overs) & 132/5 (60.4 overs), ESS 276 (102.4 overs)
Points: GLO 3, ESS 5
Northamptonshire vs Surrey (Division 2)
Resuming on 7/0, the hosts would move to 43 before Ricardo Vasconcelos would be caught by Ryan Patel off the bowling of Jordan Clark for 24 with Emilio Gay being caught behind by Jamie Smith off the bowling of Reece Topley for the same score. Luke Procter would be caught by Will Jacks off the same bowler for 12 before Rob Keogh would be bowled by Gus Atkinson for 5.
Adam Rossington would be LBW to Rikki Clarke for 15 before Harry Gouldstone would be bowled by the same bowler for 8. Tom Taylor would be bowled by Amar Virdi for 12 before James Sales would be LBW to Atkinson for 2. Saif Zaib would be bowled by Clarke for 37 before Ben Sanderson would be the final wicket to fall, LBW to Cameron Steel, for 2 with Simon Kerrigan finishing 6 not out.
Steel would be caught behind by Rossington off the bowling of Procter for 17 before Patel would be bowled by the same bowler for 19. Laurie Evans would be bowled by Sales for 11 before Smith would be the final wicket to fall, LBW to Kerrigan, for 7 with Hashim Amla and Jacks resuming on 20 not out.
SUR 252 (90.3 overs) & 102/4 (40 overs), NOR 171 (58.5 overs)
Bonus points: NOR 3, SUR 5
Derbyshire vs Leicestershire (Division 3)
Resuming on 282/3, the visitors would add 66 to their overnight score before Lewis Hill (pictured below) would be caught behind by Brooke Guest off the bowling of Ben Aitchison for 113 with Louis Kimber would be dismissed by the same combination without scoring. Chris Wright would be stumped by Guest off the bowling of Thomson for 87 before Ben Mike would be caught & bowled by Matt Critchley for 37.
Harry Swindells would be caught by Critchley off the bowling of Thomson for 76 before Callum Parkinson would be caught by Aitchison off Critchley’s bowling for 1. Ed Barnes would be the last man out, caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Thomson for 22 – Will Davis finishing 1 not out.
Tom Wood would be caught behind by Swindells off the bowling of Wright for 13 before Leus du Ploou would be caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Davis for 4. Wayne Madsen would be the final wicket to fall, dismissed by the same combination, for 2 with Billy Godleman (12) and Critchley (9) the not out batsmen.Embed from Getty Images
LEI 528 (169.2 overs), DER 41/3 (20 overs)
Bonus points: DER 1, LEI 4
Kent vs Worcestershire (Division 3)
Resuming on 184/4, the hosts would move the score to 200 before Darren Stevens would be caught by Ed Barnard off the bowling of Adam Finch for 66 with Jack Leaning (pictured below) and Sam Billings putting on 106 for the sixth-wicket partnership before the former would be caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Dillon Pennington for 97. Billings would be caught by Pennington off the bowling of Josh Baker for 72 before Grant Stewart would be stumped by Ben Cox off the same bowler for 24.
Nathan Gilchrist would be caught behind by Cox off the bowling of Finch for 8 before James Logan would be the final wicket to fall, bowled by Baker for 12.
Daryl Mitchell would be bowled by Stevens for 14 before Jake Libby would be LBW to Stewart for 23. Tom Fell would be LBW to Gilchrist for 11 before Brett D’Olivieira would be caught behind by Ollie Robinson off the same bowler for a golden duck the following ball.
Jack Haynes would be LBW to Stevens for 26 before Finch would be the final wicket to fall, caught by Robinson off the bowling of Stewart, for 1 – Barnard and Cox resume 10 and 2 not out respectively.Embed from Getty Images
WOR 133 (39.4 overs) & 91/6 (35 overs), KEN 393 (114.2 overs)
Bonus points: KEN 7, WOR 3
Sussex vs Middlesex (Division 3)
In the game that started on Monday, Middlesex won the toss and elected to bat first.
Sam Robson (pictured below) and Mark Stoneman would put on 376 off 85.3 overs for the opening Middlesex partnership, breaking their county record (the previous one was set in 1998 by Mike Gatting and Justin Langer) before the latter would be caught behind by Oliver Carter off the bowling of Henry Crocombe with Stephen Eskinazi the other batsman out, caught by the same fielder off the bowling of Sean Hunt for 4 with Robson (192 off 285 balls) and Robbie White (2) resuming in a few hours.Embed from Getty Images
Bonus points: SUS 0, MID 5