Rain saves Yorkshire from defeat against Northants

Cricket
County Championship Division Two, Northampton
Yorkshire 249 & 74-3 drew with Northants 352
Northants 10pts, Yorkshire 7pts
Match scorecard

Yorkshire remain unbeaten in the County Championship this season as further rain ensured their Division Two match against Northants ended in a draw.

The visitors reached 74-3 in their second innings, still 29 runs behind Northants' first-innings score of 352, when rain forced the abandonment.

Yorkshire, who resumed on 5-0 at Wantage Road, lost the wickets of Adam Lyth, Phil Jaques and Joe Root (38).

Northants claim 10 points from the match, while Yorkshire collect seven.

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