County Championship: Rory Kleinveldt hits 97 off 63 balls for Northants

Rory Kleinveldt
Rory Kleinveldt fell three runs short of a second first-class hundred
Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Wantage Road
Northamptonshire v Derbyshire, day three
Derbyshire 324: Thakor 83*; Azharullah 4-95,
Northamptonshire 438-7: Libby 102, Kleinveldt 97, Levi 84*; Thakor 3-65
Northants lead by 114 runs
Northants 8 pts, Derbyshire 5 pts
Match scorecard

Rory Kleinveldt's 20-ball half-century and Jake Libby's patient hundred gave Northants a sizeable first-innings' lead over Derbyshire on day three.

After Ben Duckett was out for 60, fellow opener Libby made 102 from 222 balls but fell during a Northants collapse from 191-1 to 208-5.

Kleinveldt and Richard Levi put on 140 for the seventh wicket before Kleinveldt was out for 97 off 63 balls.

Northants closed on 438-7 with Levi unbeaten on 84 - a lead of 114.

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