County Championship: Derbyshire boosted by Godleman century at Sussex
|Specsavers County Championship Division Two, 1st Central County Ground (day two):|
|Sussex 440: Brown 116, Wiese 93, Finch 82; Ferguson 4-106|
|Derbyshire 315-5: Godleman 122, Madsen 72;|
|Derbyshire (6 pts) trail Sussex (6 pts) by 125 runs|
Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman hit a century as his side enjoyed a strong day at the crease against Sussex.
The hosts added a further 40 runs to their overnight score of 400-7, with all-rounder David Wiese falling seven short of his ton to the bowling of Lockie Ferguson (4-106).
After losing opener Ben Slater for 24, Godleman (122) and Wayne Madsen (72) put on 130 for the second wicket.
Derbyshire reached 315-5 at the close, trailing by 125 runs.