National League Round-up
Aug 28, 2003: Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester Scorecard Essex scrambled to a thrilling two-wicket victory over the C&G finalists Worcestershire at Colchester, in a match that had been decimated by bad weather
Aug 27, 2003: Durham 141 for 6 beat Sussex 137 by four wickets at Chester-le-Street Scorecard Sussex may be closing in on a famous and highly unlikely victory in the County Championship, but it is clearly at the expense of their one-day form
Aug 26, 2003: Rahul Dravid has said that he wants to play another season for Scotland in the National League, providing he can fit it into his international schedule
Aug 25, 2003: The England Coach Duncan Fletcher has rested James Anderson, Andrew Flintoff, Mark Butcher, Alec Stewart and Marcus Trescothick from the next round of Frizzell County Championship matches starting tomorrow (Tuesday)
Aug 24, 2003: Hampshire departed the north-east heading for the south-west tonight with their tails between their legs having seen their National League Division Two championship and promotion hopes take a hammering at the hands of Durham Dynamos at the Riverside.
Aug 22, 2003: Hampshire Hawks put behind them their disappointing Championship form in an attempt to win a joint record seventh successive victory in the National League when they take on the Durham Dynamos at The Riverside on Sunday.
Aug 20, 2003: Carl Hooper and Mark Chilton guided Lancashire to their ninth-successive victory in the National League, against Middlesex, to put them back on top of the table
Aug 17, 2003: Things could not be tighter at the top of the National League Division Two Table, of the four sides in the hunt for promotion, Hampshire and Middlesex have four games remaining, whilst Lancashire and Northamptonshire have five.
Aug 17, 2003: Hampshire Hawks moved back to the top of the National League Division Two table following a comprehensive victory over the Derbyshire Scorpions at The Rose Bowl
Aug 17, 2003: Surrey 298 for 5 beat Glamorgan 240 by 58 runs at Croydon Scorecard A quickfire century from Mark Ramprakash, and an unbeaten 77 from 72 balls from Graham Thorpe, put Surrey out of reach against Glamorgan at Croydon
Aug 15, 2003: Hampshire Hawks go into their vital National league Division Two match with Derbyshire Scorpions on Sunday, in the face of their devastating Championship defeat in just two days, with the voice of their Manager still ringing in their ears.
Aug 13, 2003: Phil Jaques and Mike Hussey, Northants's Australian pair, continued their sparkling form as they led the charge to a four-wicket win against Somerset at Wantage Road
Aug 11, 2003: Glamorgan 198 for 3 beat Warwickshire 196 all out by seven wickets at Sophia Gardens Scorecard Only Trevor Penney (64) made a real impression with the bat as Warwickshire struggled against the bowling of Adrian Dale - 3 for 16 - and Dean Cosker
Aug 10, 2003: Hampshire Hawks moved to the top of the National league Division II table for the first time following a record breaking performance at Taunton on Sunday (10 August)
Aug 8, 2003: Chris Tremlett returns to fitness after missing the National League day/night match at Hove on Tuesday.
Aug 7, 2003: Yorkshire 274 for 3 beat Warwickshire 273 for 6 by seven wickets at Headingley Scorecard While all eyes were on the England captain, Michael Vaughan, at the start of the game, it was the New Zealand captain and Vaughan's team-mate, Stephen
Aug 7, 2003: Rahul Dravid scored his third hundred of the season for Scotland but, like his two previous centuries, this one ended up in a losing cause as well, as Northamptonshire triumphed by 75 runs in a National Cricket League match
Aug 5, 2003: Hampshire Hawks recorded their fourth successive victory in the ECB National League Division Two in their clash against Sussex Sharks under the Hove floodlights to augment their second place in the table behind Lancashire.
Aug 5, 2003: Surrey 297 for 6 beat Gloucestershire 231 by 66 runs at The Oval Scorecard Surrey stamped their authority on their title rivals Gloucestershire, as they secured a vital 66-run win to regain top spot in the National League
Aug 5, 2003: Hampshire Hawks keep faith with the side that defeated the Scottish Saltires for the Day/Night encounter with the Sussex Sharks this evening (4:00pm start) at Hove.