Morne Morkel took three wickets in his opening two overs on Thursday morning Specsavers County Championship Division One, Woodbridge Road, Guildford (day four): Surrey 313: Foakes 62, Stoneman 61, Smith 56; Patterson 5-81 Yorkshire 148: Thompson 34; Morkel 4-43, Clarke 3-35 & 30-0 Surrey (11 pts) drew with Yorkshire (8 pts) Scorecard Reigning champions Surrey…

Only 11 overs were possible during the four scheduled days at Grace Road because of rain Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Fischer County Ground (day four): Leicestershire 36-3: Azad 17*; Helm 1-9, Murtagh 1-26 Middlesex: Did not bat Leicestershire (5 pts) drew with Middlesex (6 pts) Scorecard Leicestershire’s Division Two match with Middlesex ended in…

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…

Jack Leach was Somerset’s main hope of forcing victory going into the rain-hit final day but the England spinner picked up just one wicket – and a consoling hug from Marcus Trescothick Specsavers County Championship Division One, Cooper Associates County Ground (day four) Surrey 380 & 255-8: Burns 78, Jacks 54; Leach 3-70 Somerset 398:…

Colin Ackermann has been in excellent form for Leicestershire so far this season Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Lord’s (day four) Middlesex 349 & 223: Simpson 59*, Helm 46; Wright 3-51 Leicestershire 268 & 226-5: Ackermann 70*; Harris 2-75 Middlesex (11 pts) drew with Leicestershire (10 pts) Match scorecard Rain intervened with the outcome in…

Sarri was send to the stands by referee Kevin Friend in stoppage time Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has been charged with misconduct after he was sent to the stands at the end of Monday’s 2-2 draw with Burnley. Tensions boiled over at the end of the match at Stamford Bridge. David Luiz and Ashley Barnes…

Chelsea unhappy with Burnley ‘time wasting’ – Zola Chelsea defender David Luiz accused Burnley of “anti-football” after a heated 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge. The 32-year-old Brazilian also said referee Kevin Friend “laughed in his face” and told him to “shut up”. He said he never commented on officiating but had to after speaking to…

Harvey Barnes was recalled from a loan at Championship side West Brom in January Leicester substitute Harvey Barnes scored in stoppage time to secure a controversial Premier League draw with West Ham in a frantic finish at London Stadium. The Hammers looked on course for victory after Lucas Perez turned in the rebound when fellow…