On a day when young, top-order batsmen shone for their respective clubs, Zak Crawley hit a fluent 56 not out to give Kent the advantage on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Glamorgan in Canterbury.
Kent’s promotion drive in the Specsavers County Championship moves to the Home of Cricket from Monday when Sam Billings’ side take on Middlesex in a crucial Division Two encounter over four days at Lord’s.
Matt Henry was again Kent’s spearhead with 4-72 as they completed a 102-run victory against Northamptonshire at Canterbury and maintained their Specsavers County Championship Division Two promotion push.
New Zealand’s Matt Henry was awarded ‘Man of Kent’ status by appreciative home fans after starring with bat and ball during his side’s 58-run Specsavers County Championship win over Sussex in Canterbury.
Kent’s New Zealand strike bowler Matt Henry continued his stunning, early-season form by taking 3-24 to leave second-placed Sussex struggling on 69-4 as 14 wickets fell on the opening day of this Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash in Canterbury.