Nottinghamshire win roller coaster One Day Cup tie against Durham by 55 runs
Durham won the toss and decided to field at the Emirates Riverside, Chester-le-Street and when they had Nottinghamshire 73-5 after 16 overs, it seemed that it was going to be Durham’s day.
Nottinghamshire 255 (Steven Mullaney 124; Chris Rushworth 3-39)
Durham 224 (48 overs): Michael Richardson 68; Matt Carter 4-47)
Result - Nottinghamshire won by 31 runs
However, the One-Day Cup holders Nottinghamshire had other ideas and Skipper Steven Mullaney's 124,supported by Chris Nash (40), helped them recover from 73-5 to score 255 all out. Chris Rushworth (3-39) was the pick of the Durham bowlers.
In reply, Durham were bowled out for 224, with only Michael Richardson (68) batting with any authority. Nottinghamshire spinner, Matt Carter had another great day with the ball, following his (4-40) against Warwickshire, with another 4fer, this time 4-47, as Durham crumbled.
Nottinghamshire go to third in the North Group table.
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