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Virtual Cricket County Championship Round 2: Division 2 Day 2 Round Up – News, Scores and Updates

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All the latest news, scores and updates from Day 2, Round 2 of the Virtual Cricket County Championship: Division 2

Virtual County Championship - DIVISION TWO


Derbyshire v Leicestershire - The Pattonair County Ground, Derby

Match Summary

Derbyshire 210 (Conners 62*, du Plooy 60, Wright 7/75) & 103/4

Leicestershire 274 (Azad 45, Palladino 4/72, Hudson-Prentice 3/59)

Div 2 #DervLeics Day 2 The visitors consolodated their position of power, despite nobody making a half century, Azad (45) top scored, Palladino taking 4/72.

By the close the hosts, Derbyshire were just above water but already 4 wickets down and in some difficulty.


Durham v Nottinghamshire - Emirates Riverside, Chester-le-Street

Match Summary

Durham 304 (Raine 65, Wood 59*, Ball 4/73)

Nottinghamshire 340/9dec (Clarke 131, Slater 56, Raine 5/107)

Div 2 #DurvNotts Day 2 was controlled by the visitors batting on a slow wicket that offered little for the home seamers. Slater (56) scored his 2nd half century of the season and Abbas (40*) put icing on the cake but day 2 belonged to Clarke (131) who played beautifully throughout to give Notts a 36 run lead despite 5 wickets for Raine.


 Glamorgan v Middlesex - Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Cardiff

Match Summary

Glamorgan 71 (Finn 4/34, Murtagh 4/37) & 179/7 (Murtagh 5/76)

Middlesex 333/8dec (Handscomb 81, Harris 58*, Holden 56, Wagg 3/72)

 Div 2 #GlamvMidd Day 2 A much more even day but the visitors, Middlesex, are a mile ahead in this one.

Handscomb made 81 in his first innings for Middlesex helping to amass a whopping lead of 262. At the close of play thanks to Murtagh's (5/76) the home team were left praying for two days of rain! 

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