Norfolk v Staffordshire: Day Two latest

PUBLISHED: 16:15 22 June 2009 | UPDATED: 10:21 06 July 2010

The latest score from Manor Park as Norfolk host Staffordshire in the Minor Counties Championship.

Norfolk spinner Chris Brown took his match tally to nine wickets but Staffordshire fought back on day two of the Minor Counties Championship clash at Manor Park.

After Norfolk had built a first innings lead of 96 - James Spelman hitting 104 - Staffs were reduced to 113 for four as Brown threatened to be Norfolk's matchwinner again.

But former England player Kim Barnett and debutant Liam Hughes bravely resisted Norfolk's spin attack and batted through to the close, extending their side's lead to 105.

t Staffordshire first innings: 183 all out (84 overs, KJ Barnett 51, C Brown 5-54)

t Norfolk first innings: 279 for nine (90 overs)

J M Spelman lbw Morris 104

B J Patston c Wilshaw b Ballard 75

C Brown c Ballard b Purser 10

C J Rogers c Wilshaw b Purser 0

T R Ward c Hughes b Ballard 29

C R Borrett c Purser b Ballard 5

J Trower c Goodwin b Ballard 11

B Harvey c Wilshaw b Ballard 11

G W Walker not out 14

M P Eccles b Morris 4

A Watson not out 2

Total (9 wkts, 90 overs) 279

Fall: 132, 151, 152, 208, 220, 240, 242, 266, 273

Bowling: Purser 20-5-59-2, Willott 20-4-50-0, McGuire 4-0-29-0, Hughes 5-0-28-0, Morris 21-1-65-2, Ballard 20-5-42-5.

t Staffordshire second innings: 201 for four (74 overs)

P J Wilshaw c & b Brown 19

A Hughes c Spelman b Brown 68

J Dawson c sub (Arthurton) b Brown 4

K Barnett not out 52

B McGuire c & b Brown 0

L Hughes not out 55

Total (4 wkts, 74 overs) 201

Fall: 46, 74, 109, 113

Bowling: Eccles 10-3-38-0, A Watson 8-0-35-0, Walker 26-6-63-0, Borrett 2-0-8-0, C Brown 28-7-54-4.

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