• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Murphy b Hall
    14
    44
    51
    1
    0
    31.81
    c Hall b Middlebrook
    101
    149
    201
    14
    2
    67.78
    c Middlebrook b Azharullah
    11
    31
    46
    0
    0
    35.48
    lbw b Middlebrook
    107
    152
    193
    15
    1
    70.39
    st †Murphy b Middlebrook
    28
    48
    63
    4
    0
    58.33
    c Azharullah b Daggett
    63
    94
    134
    10
    0
    67.02
    lbw b Hall
    8
    37
    39
    1
    0
    21.62
    c Spriegel b Middlebrook
    32
    93
    109
    5
    0
    34.40
    c Sales b Middlebrook
    10
    13
    18
    2
    0
    76.92
    c Wakely b Middlebrook
    9
    16
    21
    1
    0
    56.25
    not out
    0
    0
    1
    0
    0
    -
    Extras
    35 (b 8, lb 12, nb 12, w 3)
    TOTAL
    418 all out (112 Overs, RR: 3.73)
    Fall of wickets: 1-41 (SA Northeast, 13.1 ov), 2-76 (DJ Bell-Drummond, 24.2 ov), 3-210 (RWT Key, 49.6 ov), 4-278 (BW Harmison, 65.6 ov), 5-295 (BP Nash, 73.5 ov), 6-327 (SW Billings, 85.1 ov), 7-383 (DI Stevens, 100.4 ov), 8-402 (JC Tredwell, 105.4 ov), 9-418 (M Davies, 111.4 ov), 10-418 (AJ Ball, 111.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Azharullah2647512.8800
    AJ Hall2379224.0025
    SP Crook2227903.5900
    LM Daggett2157413.5200
    JD Middlebrook2037863.9000

Close of Play

  • Tue, 17 Sep - day 1 - Kent 1st innings 60/1 (RWT Key 17*, DJ Bell-Drummond 7*, 17.1 ov)
  • Wed, 18 Sep - day 2 - Kent 1st innings 418
  • Thu, 19 Sep - day 3 - Northamptonshire 1st innings 183/1 (JD Middlebrook 87*, DJG Sales 25*, 47 ov)
  • Fri, 20 Sep - day 4 - Northamptonshire 1st innings 431/5d (122.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Middlebrook continues to shine

    Refreshingly, no one at the County Ground made a secret of their interest in the game unfolding at Chelmsford between third-placed Essex and Glamorgan

  • Nerves ease as promotion nears

    Northants collected maximum batting points as their penultimate game of the season drifted to a draw - but events elsewhere made their day

  • Kent leave Northants under pressure

    Refreshingly, no one at the County Ground made a secret of their interest in the game unfolding at Chelmsford between third-placed Essex and Glamorgan

  • Northants plan open-top bus parade

    Only 17.1 overs were possible as Northamptonshire began their penultimate match of an impressive season

Northants 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st136SD PetersJD Middlebrook
2nd97DJG SalesJD Middlebrook
3rd111DJG SalesAG Wakely
4th19DJG SalesRI Keogh
5th54AJ HallRI Keogh
6th14MNW SpriegelRI Keogh