Close of Play

  • Wed, 26 Jul - day 1 - Durham 1st innings 379/6 (GR Breese 107*, OD Gibson 12*, 95.3 ov)
  • Thu, 27 Jul - day 2 - Middlesex 2nd innings 10/1 (NRD Compton 0*, OA Shah 0*, 3.1 ov)
  • Fri, 28 Jul - day 3 - Middlesex 2nd innings 435/7 (DC Nash 11*, 107.2 ov)
  • Sat, 29 Jul - day 4 - Durham 2nd innings 220/7 (67.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

County Championship Division One News

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  • Nottinghamshire relegation confirmed

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  • Durham complete a great escape

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Durham 4th innings Partnerships

1st59JP MaherJA Lowe
2nd11JP MaherGJ Muchall
3rd82DM BenkensteinGJ Muchall
4th11DM BenkensteinBW Harmison
5th3GR BreeseBW Harmison
6th17GR BreeseP Mustard
7th8OD GibsonGR Breese
8th29OD GibsonCD Thorp