Scorecard

On a beautiful Autumnal morning Yorkshire won the toss and elected to bat. Slow progress was made in the morning session with 13 of the 32 overs being maidens. Finlay Bean was the only batter to be dismissed (21 from 98 balls) and at lunch we were 48-1, James Wharton 20 not out.

Wharton departed soon after lunch for 29 from 105 balls. Tom Loten reached his half century from 78 balls with 8 fours but shortly after George Hill was lbw for nine and skipper, Jordan Thompson, lasted only 14 balls before being caught behind and tea was taken with us 152-4 – Loten 64 not out and Ben Birkhead yet to score.

Loten was caught at the wicket first ball after tea leading to us losing five wickets for 25 runs (177-9). Ben Birkhead was joined by Josh Sullivan and they took the score to 222 before Birkhead was bowled for 42 from 78 balls – he and Josh had added 45 in 70 balls.

Durham had seven overs to bat and reached 12 without loss at the close.

John Virr – 2nd XI Scorer

Related News

View all news

Pre-Match Guide: Northern Diamonds vs Thunder

All the information you need ahead of Northern Diamonds' first Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy fixture against Thunder at Seat Unique Riverside.

Read more

Yorkshire calls for grassroot cricket clubs across the region to stand together to tackle racism

Yorkshire Cricket is calling for all grassroots cricket clubs across the region to sign the Yorkshire and Humber Anti-Racism in Sports Group pledge.

Read more
Dawid Malan batting for Yorkshire in the 2023 Vitality Blast fixture against Worcestershire

Two weeks to go until the Vitality Blast early bird deadline!

Two weeks remain for you to lock in your early bird tickets for the Vitality Blast 2024. With tickets starting at just £10, enjoy unforgettable moments for an unbelievable price.

Read more
An image of Lauren Winfield-Hill and Adil Rashid, with the Yorkshire logo and Northern Diamonds logo in the middle

Sign up to our newsletter

For all the latest news, previews, ticket, membership and Premium Experiences information and more exciting content from Yorkshire Cricket and the Northern Diamonds straight to your inbox, subscribe now.

To view our privacy policy, click here.