• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Hall b Azharullah
    0
    30
    22
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Stone
    8
    42
    36
    1
    0
    22.22
    b Hall
    1
    51
    30
    0
    0
    3.33
    lbw b Crook
    2
    17
    16
    0
    0
    12.50
    b Azharullah
    22
    75
    56
    5
    0
    39.28
    c †Murphy b Stone
    1
    10
    6
    0
    0
    16.66
    b Hall
    5
    13
    8
    1
    0
    62.50
    c Peters b Crook
    26
    52
    43
    3
    0
    60.46
    c Newton b Crook
    5
    23
    15
    0
    0
    33.33
    not out
    11
    25
    14
    2
    0
    78.57
    b Azharullah
    28
    24
    18
    5
    0
    155.55
    Extras
    10 (b 5, lb 5)
    TOTAL
    119 all out (44 Overs, RR: 2.70)
    Fall of wickets: 1-5 (PJ Horton, 7.6 ov), 2-11 (LM Reece, 10.4 ov), 3-17 (AG Prince, 14.6 ov), 4-23 (AP Agathangelou, 19.5 ov), 5-24 (JC Buttler, 22.2 ov), 6-33 (TC Smith, 25.3 ov), 7-62 (LA Procter, 33.2 ov), 8-80 (G Chapple, 38.3 ov), 9-80 (Kabir Ali, 38.4 ov), 10-119 (JM Anderson, 43.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    OP Stone1572521.6600
    Azharullah1543532.3300
    SP Crook732633.7100
    AJ Hall722323.2800
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Hall
    48
    196
    145
    5
    0
    33.10
    c Crook b Azharullah
    10
    45
    33
    0
    0
    30.30
    lbw b Hall
    0
    11
    7
    0
    0
    0.00
    st †Murphy b Hall
    47
    113
    89
    6
    0
    52.80
    run out (Newton)
    0
    2
    0
    0
    0
    -
    lbw b Azharullah
    72
    124
    103
    7
    0
    69.90
    c Crook b Stone
    54
    132
    104
    8
    0
    51.92
    c Middlebrook b Stone
    10
    31
    18
    1
    0
    55.55
    b Stone
    2
    12
    7
    0
    0
    28.57
    b Stone
    8
    18
    12
    1
    0
    66.66
    not out
    0
    7
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    33 (b 6, lb 18, nb 8, w 1)
    TOTAL
    284 all out (86.2 Overs, RR: 3.28)
    Fall of wickets: 1-29 (LM Reece, 11.6 ov), 2-31 (AP Agathangelou, 14.1 ov), 3-109 (AG Prince, 42.6 ov), 4-109 (LA Procter, 43.2 ov), 5-130 (PJ Horton, 48.5 ov), 6-254 (JC Buttler, 75.3 ov), 7-272 (TC Smith, 82.3 ov), 8-272 (G Chapple, 82.5 ov), 9-277 (Kabir Ali, 84.5 ov), 10-284 (SC Kerrigan, 86.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    OP Stone20.246543.1910
    Azharullah2567322.9200
    AJ Hall1834932.7200
    SP Crook1234703.9102
    JD Middlebrook1122602.3600

Close of Play

  • Sun, 27 Apr - day 1 - Northamptonshire 1st innings 133/8 (MNW Spriegel 43*, OP Stone 7*, 49 ov)
  • Mon, 28 Apr - day 2 - Lancashire 2nd innings 244/5 (JC Buttler 66*, TC Smith 44*, 73 ov)
  • Tue, 29 Apr - day 3 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 145/5 (JD Middlebrook 78*, BM Duckett 24*, 55 ov)
  • Wed, 30 Apr - day 4 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 179 (72.2 ov) - end of match
  • Anderson's ten earns Lancashire win

    James Anderson completed a 10-wicket match as Lancashire sealed a 60-run win over Northamptonshire in their first match without Peter Moores at the helm

  • Middlebrook holds up Lancashire

    James Middlebrook's stubborn unbeaten 78 fended off a three-day defeat as Northamptonshire reached 145 for 5 in the second innings of their Championship clash with Lancashire

  • Buttler shows his first-class mettle

    Jos Buttler is undoubtedly one of the most talented young players that England can currently call upon and it should therefore come as no surprise to hear he is capable of game-changing innings

  • Lancashire indebted to Anderson

    Eighteen wickets fell at Wantage Road as Northamptonshire and Lancashire punched themselves to a standstill

  • Northants 11/8 to tip up Lancs

    The two promoted sides of last season meet for the first time back in Division One of the County Championship and it's Northamptonshire providing the better value at 11/8 to beat Lancashire at Wantage Road.