2ND XI: Tough Day for Sussex at Horsham22-Aug-2012
Sussex’s Second Eleven were made to toil yesterday on Day One of their three-day match with Middlesex at Horsham, as they ended the day 342 runs behind their counterparts.
Having lost the toss and Sussex being put in the field, Middlesex made an impressive 392 all out as Adam London starred for them with the bat, hitting an impressive 196. Will Adkin (pictured) was the pick of the bowlers for Sussex, taking 5 for 69 whilst there was also two wickets for leg-spinner Will Beer.
Sussex lost three quick wickets in thier reply and moved onto 50 for 3 before the close as they remain 342 runs behind Middlesex going into Day Two of the game. Matt Machan and Will Beer are the two not out batsman for Sussex.
The final day begins at this morning at 11.00am at Horsham CC and entrance is of course FREE