ECB/PA

Tom Fell repelled the champions with a century

Worcestershire v Durham, LV= Championship, Division One, New Road, 1st day

Worcestershire rewarded for positive intent

Half-centuries by Tom Fell and Ben Cox enabled Worcestershire to frustrate an attacking ploy by Durham on the opening day of the LV= County Championship clash at New Road

ECB/PA

Calum MacLeod propelled Durham along on a chilly evening

Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Chester-le-Street

MacLeod's bright note enough for Durham

Calum MacLeod thrashed a 23-ball half-century to set Durham on the way to a 41-run win against Northamptonshire under the Duckworth/Lewis method in the NatWest T20 Blast match at Chester-le-Street.

Mark Wood cracked his maiden first-class fifty

Durham v Nottinghamshire, LV= County Championship Div One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day

Durham batting defies doubts for third win

Wise heads around these parts do not give Durham better than an outside chance in the Championship this season, arguing that for all the strength of their seam bowling resources they have a brittle quality to their batting line-up that too often lets them

Vernon Philander picked up Nick Compton

Durham v Notts, LV= Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day

Wood, Hutton shine as Notts take charge

Nottinghamshire were dismissed for 178 in their second innings but in conditions still offering substantial help to the bowlers a target of 261 to win may be enough to give Chris Read's side a first win of the season