Gloucestershire v Nottinghamshire: Gareth Roderick builds hosts' recovery v Notts

Gareth Roderick
Gareth Roderick hit nine boundaries to make 88 from the 194 balls he faced on Friday
Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Brightside Ground (day one):
Gloucestershire 256-7: Bancroft 37, Roderick 88*, Mustard 37; Gurney 3-56
Nottinghamshire: Yet to bat
Gloucestershire 2 pts, Nottinghamshire 2 pts
Match scorecard

Gloucestershire recovered from 77-4 to close on 256-7 on day one thanks to Gareth Roderick's unbeaten 88 against Division Two visitors Nottinghamshire.

After electing to bowl, leaders Notts were on top when Cameron Bancroft and Graeme van Buuren both fell to Brett Hutton in consecutive balls.

Roderick and captain Phil Mustard's 83-run fifth-wicket stand ended as Mustard was caught off Harry Gurney (3-56).

After Kieran Noema-Barnett's 35, Craig Miles (14*) will resume with Roderick.