Oxfordshire face a long chase on the second day of their Development XI game against Buckinghamshire at Dinton todayy.

Bucks, boosted by a high-class century by Lloyd Brookes, were bowled out for 313 yesterday, with Oxon progressing to 13-0 by the close.

After the loss of two early wickets Brookes took command, sharing two half-century stands before being run out for a high class 139.

Oxon's most successful bowler was Stuart Hole, who picked up 4-45 on a flat pitch.


L Shepherd c Smith b Hole...2

L Brookes run out...139

R Mughal b Taylor...6

N Robinson b Hole...44

R Viney c Harding b Hole...0

W Butterworth c Hemings b Needham...31

H Mohammed c Smith b Eason...31

M Baker lbw Hole...13

Z Taylor b Taylor...15

S Brandom not out...5

B Amin lbw McCallum...9


Total (all out, 97.1ovs)...313

Fall: 1-7, 2-33, 3-119, 4-122, 5-201, 6-243, 7-269, 8-299, 9-301.

Bowling: Hole 21-1-4-45-4, Eason 11-2-36-1, Taylor 19-2-77-2, Watling 20-3-67-0, Needham 14-2-54-1, McCallum 9.1-3-21-1, Smith 2-0-5-0, Stern 1-0-1-0.


J Cook not out...3

C Smith not out...10


Total (no wkt, 4ovs)...13.