Close of Play

  • Thu, 11 Jun - day 1 - Surrey 1st innings 113/4 (U Afzaal 22*, JN Batty 13*, 36 ov)
  • Fri, 12 Jun - day 2 - Surrey 1st innings 428/7 (U Afzaal 156*, Murtaza Hussain 17*, 132 ov)
  • Sat, 13 Jun - day 3 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 189/7 (JJ van der Wath 9*, DS Lucas 4*, 67 ov)
  • Sun, 14 Jun - day 4 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 226 (76.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

County Championship Division Two News

  • Nottinghamshire take second place

    Nottinghamshire took second place, and a handsome prize, after victory over Sussex on the final day of the Championship season

  • ten Doeschate blitz sends Essex up

    Ryan ten Doeschate produced a destructive 59-ball 108 and Mark Pettini played a captain's innings of 85 from 94 deliveries to put Essex back in the top flight for the first time since 2003

  • Last-ditch chase awaits Essex

    Northamptonshire's players will be utilising whatever methods they can to keep tabs on Essex's progress with their promotion fate out of their hands

  • Northants left to watch and wait

    Northamptonshire completed a crushing win over Leicestershire to move into second place in Division Two, but now have to wait for the result at Derby

  • Essex fightback could be too late

    It is looking increasingly unlikely that the successful promotion candidate will come from the County Ground despite Essex enjoying a strong revival

Northants 3rd innings Partnerships

1st28SD PetersRA White
2nd5SD PetersMAG Nelson
3rd24N BojeSD Peters
4th8SD PetersDJ Willey
5th76AJ HallSD Peters
6th21SD PetersD Murphy
7th22JJ van der WathSD Peters
8th10JJ van der WathDS Lucas
9th29JJ van der WathMS Panesar
10th3MS PanesarDH Wigley