Sussex v Leicestershire: Clint McKay claims 4-59 as Foxes take the upper hand

Clint McKay
Clint McKay's four wickets took him to 19 in the County Championship this season
Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Arundel (day one):
Sussex 262: Van Zyl 49, Wells 42; McKay 4-59, Pillans 3-63
Leicestershire 77-2: Ackermann 21*, Cosgrove 21*
Leicestershire trail Sussex by 185 runs
Sussex 2 pts, Leicestershire 3 pts
Scorecard

Leicestershire seamer Clint McKay took 4-59 as the Foxes gained the upper hand against Sussex on day one at Arundel.

Sussex chose to bat after winning the toss but McKay and Mathew Pillans (3-63) did well to limit the hosts to 262.

Stiaan van Zyl (49), Luke Wells (42), Chris Jordan (34) and Luke Wright (29) all got starts as Sussex managed just two 50-run partnerships.

The Foxes lost openers Paul Horton and Arun Harinath, but Colin Ackermann and Mark Cosgrove reached stumps at 77-2.

Top Stories