Close of Play

  • Sun, 8 May - day 1 - Gloucestershire 1st innings 296/9 (DA Payne 22*, J Shaw 0*, 96 ov)
  • Mon, 9 May - day 2 - Kent 1st innings 304/3 (SA Northeast 154*, AJ Blake 45*, 80 ov)
  • Tue, 10 May - day 3 - Kent 1st innings 478/8 (CJ Haggett 33*, MD Hunn 32*, 126 ov)
  • Wed, 11 May - day 4 - Gloucestershire 2nd innings 211/8 (58 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Taylor thwarts Kent's victory push

    Kent's brave last day victory pursuit ran out of time and steam at The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence where Gloucestershire escaped with a scare and a draw after a rain-affected final day.

  • Frustrated Kent miss out on fifth batting point

    Kent's batsmen were left cursing the weather and missing out on a fifth batting bonus point as Gloucestershire rallied on a rain-protracted third day in Canterbury where the hosts closed on 478 f