County Championship: Van der Gugten places Glamorgan on high towards Notts

Timm van der Gugten


Timm van der Gugten made his first-class debut for New South Wales in November 2011
LV= County Championship Division Two, Trent Bridge, Nottingham (day three)
Nottinghamshire 302: Duckett 122; Neser 3-56 & 224-8: Duckett 95; van der Gugten 4-51
Glamorgan 379 (107.5 overs): Northeast 85, Lloyd 76 van der Gugten 62; Evison 3-67
Notts (6 pts) lead Glamorgan (7 pts) by 147 runs
Scorecard

Timm van der Gugten bowled Glamorgan into a strong position as Nottinghamshire reached 224 for eight, a lead of 147 runs.

Ben Duckett was again the home hero with 95 but he could not find enough support.

Netherlands seamer van der Gugten claimed his four wickets in the evening session before Notts stopped the slide.

The Division Two favourites will have to work hard in the fourth innings on a good batting pitch.

Duckett again held Nottinghamshire together as he tries to remind the England selectors of his claims, more than five years after his last Test.

But it was a good day with both bat and ball for both van der…