Kent captain Sam Billings admitted to a sense of relief after seeing his side beat Middlesex by three wickets at Lord's.
A captain's cameo innings of 31 not out by Sam Billings helped Kent to a nervy three-day, three-wicket win over Specsavers County Championship rivals Middlesex at Lord's.
A thrilling third-day finish could be in prospect at Lord's where Division Two rivals Kent and Middlesex continue to cross swords in an action-packed Specsavers County Championship match.
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.
Kent pace bowler Matt Henry bagged 6-31 to leave Northamptonshire reeling on 71-8 when bad light and rain ended prematurely an action-packed opening day of Specsavers County Championship action.
Joe Denly made a late entrance to record his best first-class bowling figures as Kent moved into the County Championship Division Two promotion places with a six-wicket win over Derbyshire at Derby.
Kent's overseas stars are lining up to pay tribute to team-mate Joe Denly who continues to light up the sublime summer of 2018 with match-winning performances.