- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRlbw b Stevens34881221038.63retired hurt2349702046.93b Davies319210015.78c †Jones b Tredwell14024131917058.09c Davies b Shreck1433361042.42b Shreck11080010.00lbw b Coles732202615033.18not out391021284038.23c Newman b Stevens6485975275.29c Key b Tredwell1650016.66b Stevens16151112106.66Extras10 (lb 3, nb 2, pen 5)TOTAL418 all out (144.3 Overs, RR: 2.89)Fall of wickets: 1-55 (KJ Coetzer, 21.5 ov), 2-69 (SD Peters, 30.2 ov), 3-86 (AJ Hall, 39.5 ov), 4-87 (NJ O'Brien, 41.5 ov), 5-292 (DJG Sales, 107.6 ov), 6-298 (JD Middlebrook, 112.3 ov), 7-398 (DJ Willey, 140.1 ov), 8-399 (LM Daggett, 141.2 ov), 9-418 (JA Brooks, 144.3 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRb Daggett1657633028.07c †O'Brien b Hall481211377039.66c Willey b Hall3259685054.23c Peters b Brooks1135491031.42lbw b Daggett611481908041.21c †O'Brien b Hall571331728042.85not out2658924044.82not out1156661019.64Extras18 (b 5, lb 11, nb 2)TOTAL280/6d (111 Overs, RR: 2.52)Fall of wickets: 1-38 (SA Newman, 18.4 ov), 2-101 (BW Harmison, 37.6 ov), 3-102 (RWT Key, 39.2 ov), 4-130 (BP Nash, 50.1 ov), 5-231 (MJ Powell, 88.4 ov), 6-245 (DI Stevens, 95.2 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRnot out541141177047.36not out641041175261.53Extras5 (lb 1, nb 4)TOTAL123/0d (36 Overs, RR: 3.41)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRlbw b Middlebrook2547584053.19not out541201696045.00not out26911102028.57Extras5 (lb 5)TOTAL110/1 (43 Overs, RR: 2.55)Fall of wickets: 1-45 (SA Newman, 15.5 ov)
Hours of play (local time)
- Northamptonshire 1st innings
- RI Newton (1) retired hurt at 46/0 (16.4 ov)
- DJG Sales 100 off 196 balls in 256 minutes, 11x4
Despite a brace of declarations that raised hopes for an enthralling last day run chase, Kent's encounter with Division Two rivals Northamptonshire petered out into a dull draw.
Kent edged towards safety in their Division Two match with Northamptonshire on a rain-hit at Canterbury. Crucially, they managed to inch past the follow-on figure of 269 to keep themselves on course for their fifth draw in six.
Kent made a faltering reply to Northamptonshire's first-innings on the second day of their Championship Division Two clash against Northamptonshire at Canterbury.
Rob Newton may miss the FLt20 after fracturing a bone in his left arm and retiring hurt as Northamptonshire reached 244 for 4