Close of Play

  • Sun, 6 Jul - day 1 - Sussex 1st innings 319/6 (LJ Wright 111*, JC Tredwell 14*, 96 ov)
  • Mon, 7 Jul - day 2 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 80/3 (MNW Spriegel 8*, OP Stone 8*, 32 ov)
  • Tue, 8 Jul - day 3 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 204 (68.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Crook rallies but can't halt Sussex mismatch

    For those spectators that were feeling somewhat short-changed from a match that lasted just ten sessions, they ought to have stuck around for the afternoon session - after all, the games of Kwik-Cricket were more of a contest

  • Magoffin sinks Northants to new low

    There becomes a point in a season at which it's difficult to slump any further into oblivion. A first positive result of the campaign last week for Northants at Lord's has only proved to be a momentary lull

  • Wright no longer just sees it, hits it

    Luke Wright is maturing as a Championship batsman since getting more opportunities to play the longer form of the game