County Championship: Persistent rain forces Durham and Notts to settle for draw

Durham's remaining Championship matches are away to Yorkshire, at home against Surrey and away at Hampshire
Specsavers County Championship Division One, Emirates Riverside, day four
Durham 244 & 385-8d: Jennings 171*, Onions 65; Fletcher 2-54
Nottinghamshire 313 & 17-1: Onions 1-3
Durham (9 pts) drew with Notts (11 pts)

Durham and Nottinghamshire settled for a draw after rain prevented any play on the final day at Chester-Le-Street.

The perpetual downpour saw lunch called early and, following an inspection at 14:00 BST, the match was called off.

Relegation-threatened Notts picked up 11 points from the match, but they remain 33 points adrift of Durham and safety with two matches remaining.

The hosts stay sixth, three points behind fifth-placed Lancashire with a game in hand.