SECOND ELEVEN: Seconds declare on Day One at Horsham06-Jun-2013
Sussex’s Second Eleven declared on Day One of their three-day friendly against Hampshire at Horsham yesterday, as trialist Nathan Hawkes hit an unbeaten century.
Formerly on the books of Leicestershire and Northamptonshire, Hawkes also hit a ton for Sussex’s Seconds against Somerset at Taunton Vale last month.
He was ably supported by Joe Gatting (pictured) who hit 69 whilst Harry Finch, who made his List A debut for Sussex’s 1st XI on the Netherlands last month, scored 63. Michael Rippon chipped in with 34 as the hosts declared on 348 for 8.
Hampshire reached 23 for 1 before the close with Andrew Miller taking the wicket. Play resumes at 11.00am this morning at Cricket Field Road and entrance is FREE.
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