Specsavers County Championship – Division 2 – Team of Week One

The County Championship is up and running. The opening day fixtures delivered some of the memorable moments of the season already. Leicestershire and Derbyshire won their opening games with Northamptonshire and Middlesex sharing the points.

The results:

Derbyshire v. Durham: Derbyshire won by 125 runs | DER-19 | DUR-3 |

Northamptonshire v. Middlesex: Match Drawn | NOR-12 | MID-9 |

Sussex v. Leicestershire: Leicestershire won by 7 wickets | SUS-3 | LEI-21 |

The games:

Derbyshire v. Durham: Inns 1: DER- 197/10 (72.1 overs) | Inns 2: DUR- 171/10 (67.1 overs) | Inns 3: DER- 334/10 (111.2 overs) | Inns 4: DUR- 235/10 (92 overs) |

Most Runs: Harvey Hosein of Derbyshire (140 runs of 293 balls)

Most Wickets: Luis Reece of Derbyshire (6 wickets for 68 of 25.1 overs)

Northamptonshire v. Middlesex: Inns 1: NOR- 445/10 (132 overs) | Inns 2: MID- 271/10 (80.4 overs) | Inns 3: MID (f/o)- 317/4d (102.3 overs) | Inns 4: NOR- 10/0 (6.5 overs) |

Most Runs: Dawid Malan of Middlesex (179 runs off 317 balls)

Most Wickets: Nathan Buck of Northamptonshire (8 wickets for 107 off 35.4 overs)

Sussex v. Leicestershire: Inns 1: SUS- 173/10 (44.2 overs) | Inns 2: LEI- 252/10 (79 overs) | Inns 3: SUS- 308/10 (84.1 overs) | Inns 4: LEI- 232/3 (73 overs) |

Most Runs: Philip Horton of Leicestershire (87 runs off 168 balls)

Most Wickets: Tom Taylor of Leicestershire (10 wickets for 122 off 38 overs)

Team of the Week:

Gareth Harte (DUR) | Paul Horton (LEI) | Alex Wakley (NOR) | Dawid Malan (MID) | Harvey Hosein (wk) (DER) | Matt Critchley (DER) | Alex Lees (DUR) | Luis Reece (DER) | Nathan Buck (NOR) | Tom Taylor (LEI) | Tim Murtagh (MID)

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