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Durham go top of County Championship
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It's not looking good here, with the rain well set in, but things are looking up at Hove, where Sussex have rallied to reach 237-7 against Yorkshire. Wicketkeeper Ben Brown is 61 not out.
The rain arrived one over after lunch with Derbyshire on 99 for one. Meanwhile, the addition of Matt Prior to Sussex's ranks has done them no good - he's out and Sussex are 153-6 against Yorkshire.
There's still plenty of time for a few twists in the tail of this title race. Derbyshire are 95-1 at lunch, while Yorkshire have Sussex rocking on 117-5 at Hove. Durham have not bowled at their best and Derbyshire are a different kettle of fish since losing by 279 runs at Chester-le-Street in July. Paul Borrington is on 30 and Wayne Madsen has 28. If the forecast is accurate there might not be much more play here today.
Durham cricketers celebrate after beating Sussex
Durham's Borthwick is congratulated by team mates after catching out Sussex bowler Hatchett to put Durham top of the table
It's all over. Durham are top by 14.5 points after winning by 285 runs. Onions took the last wicket with the total on 116 when Hatchett was caught at second slip by Borthwick. That was three wickets each for Onions, Claydon and Arshad.
The deserving Chris Rushworth has finally taken his first wicket of the match, gaining an lbw verdict against the strokeless Ben Brown. A spectacular leaping catch by Keaton Jennings at backward point got rid of Steve Magoffin off the bowling of Graham Onions and Sussex are 113-9.
Arshad must think this first-class cricket lark is a doddle. He's just gained two lbw verdicts in two balls and must now be top of the national bowling averages. Sussex are 82-7. Will anyone resist?
This depleted Sussex side again look brittle. Rory Hamilton-Brown followed an away swinger from Claydon to edge to Mustard, who claimed his sixth catch of the match off a regulation nick by Joe Gatting. That was a wicket for the impressive Usman Arshad and made it 77-5
Nash has gone - lbw to Claydon for 38. Mitch bowled him a series of short ones then pitched one up and he played across it. Claydon now has five wickets in the match, one more than he took in his three championship games on loan to Kent, who have signed him for next season. Sussex are 72-3.
Mitch Claydon struck in his first over for third time in the match. He conceded nine runs off the first five balls but then went round the wicket and had shuffling left-hander Mike Yardy lbw with a ball of almost yorker length. So the two most obdurate Sussex batsmen have gone. Nash is on 29 and they are 60-2 at lunch. The weather forecast suggests Durham need to wrap this up today.
Is this the lull after the storm? It's all gone quiet after an eventful first 45 minutes. The ball doesn't seem to be swinging as much under today's clear skies and Sussex have advanced to 34 for one through Nash and Yardy.
Graham Onions had Luke Wells well caught by Scott Borthwick at second slip with the third ball of Sussex's rescue mission. The celebrations were unrestrained.
Durham batted on for 40 minutes to get the lead up to 400 before declaring. Phil Mustard and Usman Arshad thrashed 32 off the first three overs before both holed out, Mustard for 73 and Arshad for 34. Mitch Claydon made 12 before the declaration came on 268-8.
Sports reporter Tim Wellock will be reporting live from Durham's County Championship match against Sussex at the Riverside throughout the day.
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