Bailey and Jones shine on Day Two for Second XI
Second XI report from Liverpool CC
Tom Bailey (4/53) and Rob Jones (53*) shined on Day Two of Lancashire Second XI's Championship match against Northants at Liverpool yesterday.
Northants, resuming Day Two 2 wickets down, lost an early wicket as Luke Procter dismissed opener Adair in thr 17th over to leave the visitors 43/3.
Cox joined Davies at the crease for Northants and the pair started to rebuild the innings. Both batsmen went on to hit half centuries.
Bradley Woolley made the breakthrough for Lancashire, dismissing Davies (51) and Cox (61) went just four overs later with Bailey taking his second wicket.
The Lancashire pair then struck again in quick succession with Kapil and Barrett being dismissed for Northants to leave them 146/6 in the 47th over.
Richardson and Sole contributed with useful lower order runs for Northants as the visitors were bowled out for 265 in 85 overs.
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In Lancashire's second innings, Calum Turner and Rob Jones opened the batting for the hosts, leading Northants by 56 after the first innings.
The pair were untroubled with Turner (48*) and Jones (53*) finishing the day unbeaten with Lancashire 110/0, a lead of 166 going into the final day.
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