Turner's best put Derbyshire on top against Northants

LV= County Championship Division Two, Northampton
Close, day three: Derbyshire 364 & 171-4, Northants 275
Derbys 7pts, Northants 5pts
Match scorecard
LV County Championship

A first five-wicket haul of Mark Turner's career helped Derbyshire into a commanding position over Northants.

Turner finished with 5-32 as the home side, who resumed day two on 220-6, were dismissed for 275.

Derbyshire then increased their 89-run first-innings lead to 260, closing on 171-4 at Wantage Road.

Opener Wayne Madsen set the platform with 48, while Wes Durston hit two sixes in a rapid 62, before rain forced an early finish.

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