County Championship: Yorkshire’s Dom Bess & Will Fraine rescue Tykes after collapsing to Hampshire

Yorkshire's Adam Lyth departs at Scarborough after being bowled by Hampshire's Mohammad Abbas

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Along with visiting skipper James Vince, Yorkshire’s Adam Lyth is the only survivor from the last time Hampshire came to Scarborough in 2010
LV= County Championship Division One, North Marine Road, Scarborough (day one):
Yorkshire 158-8 (54.2 overs): Bess 67, Fraine 53; Abbott 4-36, Abbas 3-25)
Hampshire: Yet to bat
Hampshire 2 pts, Yorkshire 0 pts
Scorecard

Title-chasing Hampshire enjoyed a fine morning session at Scarborough before Yorkshire recovered on a rain-hit day.

After opting to bat, the Tykes slipped to 33-6 in the opening 21 overs before later recovering to reach the early close on 158-8 thanks to half-centuries from Will Fraine (53) and England spinner Dom Bess (67) in a seventh-wicket stand of 116.

Hampshire’s two overseas seamers Kyle Abbott (4-36) and Muhammad Abbas (3-25) shared seven wickets after Keith Barker had struck in the first over.

On a day when no other Yorkshire player reached double figures, there was no play beyond tea – and the day was shorn of nearly 42 overs…

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