2ND XI: Adkin top-scores on Day One at Halstead07-Jun-2012
Will Adkin top-scored for Sussex’s Second Eleven on Day One of their Second Eleven Championship clash with Essex at Halstead CC.
As Sussex won the toss and elected to bat, they made 272 for 8 with Adkin, opening the batting, made 74. Youngsters Callum Jackson (56) and Malcolm Johnson (46 not out) made hay in the lower order whilst skipper Kirk Wernars also hit 34.
Reece Topley did the main damage with the ball for the hosts taking 3 for 40 and play will resume at Halstead this morning at 11.00am.
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