Stiaan Van Zyl top-scored for Sussex with 173 Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Lord’s (day two) Middlesex 138 & 9-0 Sussex 481-9 dec: Van Zyl 173, Brown 107; Harris 4-98 Middlesex (2 pts) trail Sussex (8 pts) by 334 runs Scorecard Stiaan Van Zyl hit his highest score for Sussex as they strengthened their grip…

Captain Dawid Malan top-scored for Middlesex with 45 Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Blackfinch New Road (day one): Middlesex 221: Malan 45; Tongue 3-49, Morris 3-53 Worcestershire 64-3: Ferguson 37; Helm 2-14 Worcestershire (3 pts) trail Middlesex (2 pts) by 157 runs Scorecard The opening day of Worcestershire’s Division Two match against Middlesex at New…

Surrey all-rounder Rikki Clarke had a fine game at Beckenham, making 123 with the bat and claiming match figures of 6-137 with the ball Specsavers County Championship Division One, Beckenham (day four): Surrey 439 & 280: S Curran 80, Borthwick 58; Milnes 4-74 Kent 294 & 352-8: Dickson 91, Kuhn 81, Mulder 68*; Clarke 3-67…