Day 4

630dJon Culley at Old Trafford

Steven Croft holds off Yorkshire to earn a draw

Steven Croft enhanced his reputation as a batsman with a defiant unbeaten 85 spanning three hours as Lancashire battled to what may prove to be an important draw here, the result denying Yorkshire an opportunity to go 14 points clear of Nottinghamshire at

Day 3

630dJon Culley at Old Trafford

McGrath steadies Yorkshire towards a draw

Yorkshire take a lead of exactly 200 into the final day here, three wickets down and with the prospect of a decent finish, which makes the forecast for rain sweeping in from the west in the early hours all the more regrettable

Day 2

630dJon Culley at Old Trafford

Spinners cement Yorkshire's advantage

Yorkshire have not won a Roses match, remarkably, since 2002 but are in a strong position to correct that shortcoming after dominating the first and last sessions on day two


Lancashire 4th innings Partnerships

1st9PJ HortonSC Moore
2nd24SM KatichPJ Horton
3rd9MJ ChiltonPJ Horton
4th49MJ ChiltonSJ Croft
5th33SJ CroftTC Smith
6th0LD SuttonSJ Croft
7th34G ChappleSJ Croft
8th34KW HoggSJ Croft