Close of Play

  • Sun, 11 May - day 1 - Lancashire 1st innings 266
  • Mon, 12 May - day 2 - Middlesex 1st innings 275/3 (EJG Morgan 76*, NJ Dexter 44*, 86 ov)
  • Tue, 13 May - day 3 - Lancashire 2nd innings 15/1 (PJ Horton 8*, SC Kerrigan 5*, 10 ov)
  • Wed, 14 May - day 4 - Middlesex 2nd innings 31/0 (3.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Murtagh lifts Middlesex again

    English cricket would love to see Steven Finn bowling Middlesex to victory, but on the final day at Lord's it was Tim Murtagh who put in the defining performance to leave them third in the table

  • Middlesex seek to build Lord's fortress

    If you want to be a contender for the Championship title then becoming unbeatable at home is a good place to start. Middlesex will hoipe to underline that against Lancashire on the final day

  • Morgan shows signs of life

    Eoin Morgan reached the close against Lancashire at Lord's unbeaten on 76 and eyeing his first Championship hundred since 2009 and something to put before the England selectors

  • Lancashire fight as Dexter takes six

    Neil Dexter returned a career-best six-wicket haul but Lancashire fought hard under leaden London skies