LV County Championship Division Two at the County Ground in Bristol: Gloucestershire v Hampshire

Hamish Marshall

Hamish Marshall

First published in Sport

HAMISH Marshall lifted Gloucestershire’s hopes of an unlikely victory against Hampshire going into the final day of their opening County Championship game of the season.

The New Zealander will resume on 84 not out after a vital 92-run ninth wicket stand with David Payne (44) helped Gloucestershire finish the day on 308-9 in their second innings to lead by 190 runs.

Matthew Taylor, 19, had earlier completed the first five-wicket haul of his career (5-75) as Hampshire were eventually bowled out for 422 in their first innings.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree