County Championship: Ajmal Shahzad stars for Sussex as Derbyshire struggle

Ajmal Shahzad
Ajmal Shahzad has taken over 200 first-class wickets since making his debut in 2006
Specsavers County Championship Division Two, 1st Central County Ground
Sussex v Derbyshire, day one
Derbyshire 142-9: Thakor 44 not out, Broom 22; Shahzad 3-27
Sussex: Yet to bat
Sussex 3 pts, Derbyshire 0 pts
Match scorecard

Sussex dominated a rain-shortened day as Derbyshire's batsmen struggled.

Chesney Hughes fell to the second ball of the day as Derbyshire lost wickets at regular intervals when play finally got under way at 16:00 BST at Hove.

Derbyshire lost four wickets for 26 runs as Ajmal Shahzad (3-27) ran through the middle-order.

Steve Magoffin took two wickets in four balls in the penultimate over, with only Shiv Thakor's unbeaten 44 helping Derbyshire reach 142-9 at stumps.

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