Close of Play

  • Wed, 11 Jul - day 1 - no play
  • Thu, 12 Jul - day 2 - Yorkshire 1st innings 83/3 (JE Root 46*, GS Ballance 17*, 26 ov)
  • Fri, 13 Jul - day 3 - Hampshire 1st innings 39/0 (JHK Adams 20*, ND McKenzie 14*, 12 ov)
  • Sat, 14 Jul - day 4 - no play

Match Notes

  • Rusty Harmison desperate to play

    Steve Harmison's initial appearance as an honorary Yorkshireman is not one he will particularly relish

  • Root double-ton confirms promise

    Joe Root scored 222 not out to confirm his rich promise as an potential England opener and give Yorkshire a fourth batting point at Hampshire

  • Bairstow first-baller extends agony

    In ten innings since that his Test debut at Lord's, Jonny Bairstow has mustered 131 runs. He did not add to this tally against Hampshire at West End.

  • McKenzie praises 'Guinness' Boucher

    Neil McKenzie played a lot alongside Mark Boucher for South Africa and as rain prevented action against Yorkshire he spoke about his former team-mate