Hampshire v Kent: Robert Key & Sam Northeast put visitors on top

Cricket
County Championship Division Two, Southampton
Close, day two: Hampshire 292, Kent 291-5
Hants 3pts, Kent 5pts
Match scorecard

Sam Northeast and Robert Key both scored centuries and put on 252 for the first wicket for Kent on day two against Hampshire.

The visitors needed only two balls to wrap up Hampshire's 292 all out.

Northeast (140) and Key (119) hit 31 fours between them, but Northeast's dismissal sparked a collapse to bring the hosts back into the game.

James Tomlinson took 3-45 as Kent stumbled from 273-1 to 291-5 at close, trailing by one run.

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