Close of Play

  • Wed, 18 May - day 1 - Durham 1st innings 360/4 (GJ Muchall 152*, ID Blackwell 130*, 83 ov)
  • Thu, 19 May - day 2 - Worcestershire 1st innings 105/5 (A Shankar 10*, GM Andrew 6*, 41 ov)
  • Fri, 20 May - day 3 - Worcestershire 2nd innings 271/5 (GM Andrew 33*, BJM Scott 30*, 75 ov)
  • Sat, 21 May - day 4 - Worcestershire 2nd innings 345 (87.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Durham storm to third win

    Durham took only 56 minutes at New Road to mop up the four Worcestershire wickets which were needed to sign off their third win of the season in the County Championship

  • Durham close in on victory despite fightback

    Half-centuries by Vikram Solanki and Moeen Ali kept Durham waiting for victory in the County Championship clash with Division One strugglers Worcestershire at New Road

  • Harmison backs up Mustard ton

    Steve Harmison took his first County Championship wickets for nine months as Durham set Worcestershire a mammoth task at New Road

  • Muchall and Blackwell punish Worcestershire

    Centuries by Gordon Muchall and Ian Blackwell revitalised Durham on a protracted opening day in the County Championship meeting with Worcestershire at New Road

Worcs 3rd innings Partnerships

1st50JG CameronMG Pardoe
2nd49VS SolankiMG Pardoe
3rd64VS SolankiMM Ali
4th26MM AliAN Kervezee
5th27GM AndrewMM Ali
6th74BJM ScottGM Andrew
7th0DG WrightBJM Scott
8th1BJM ScottRA Jones
9th54A RichardsonBJM Scott