Close of Play

  • Wed, 16 Apr - day 1 - Hampshire 1st innings 4/1 (MJ Brown 0*, JA Tomlinson 2*, 5 ov)
  • Thu, 17 Apr - day 2 - Hampshire 1st innings 304/6 (MJ Lumb 77*, GA Lamb 20*, 101 ov)
  • Fri, 18 Apr - day 3 - Hampshire 1st innings 319/7 (GA Lamb 26*, AD Mascarenhas 3*, 112 ov)
  • Sat, 19 Apr - day 4 - no play

Match Notes

  • Harris forced to abandon Sussex contract

    Sussex have confirmed Ryan Harris has terminated his contract with the club with immediate effect

  • Lumb grafts as Hampshire close in

    Hampshire's batsmen grafted their way to within touching distance of Sussex's 332 to close on 304 for 6 on the second day at The Rose Bowl. It may not have wowed the spectators as much as Shane Bond's blistering burst did yesterday evening, but the day pr

  • Angry Sussex cut Harris from opening match

    Sussex were forced to withdraw Ryan Harris from their Championship opener against Hampshire at the Rose Bowl at the last minute after he signed a three-year deal with Queensland

  • Bond makes himself at home

    Shane Bond transformed Hampshire's opening day of the season against Sussex, the Champions, who lost 6 for 15 in the blink of an eye at a sun-kissed Rose Bowl. Bond finished with the remarkable figures of 7 for 66, his best in first-class cricket, beating

Hampshire 2nd innings Partnerships

1st2MA CarberryMJ Brown
2nd43MJ BrownJA Tomlinson
3rd16JHK AdamsMJ Brown
4th92JP CrawleyJHK Adams
5th2JP CrawleyMJ Lumb
6th76N PothasMJ Lumb
7th80GA LambMJ Lumb
8th8AD MascarenhasGA Lamb