|Specsavers County Championship Division Couple of, Emirates Riverside (day two):|
|Durham 158 & 132: Bancroft 40; Shaw 3-31|
|Gloucestershire 174 & 64-1: Hammond 30*|
|Gloucestershire (3 pts) need 53 a lot runs to beat Ajax (3 pts)|
Durham used to be left facing the prospect colour fourth consecutive County Champion defeat this season after resulting in Gloucestershire with a target using just 117 at Chester-le-Street.
Gloucestershire was bowled out for 174 into their family first innings after resuming on 120-5 to profit a slender lead along with 16.
Nevertheless , Durham’s batsmen struggled to get second time, slumping to allow them to 132 all out.
Gloucestershire closed on 64-1, requiring a further 53 stages to beat Division Two’s bottom side.
Matt Salisbury had consulting captain Chris Dent viewed behind late on, even so is unlikely to affect the result.
Previous, Durham’s Australian captain Cameron Bancroft (40) looked to be directing his side to a exceptional second-innings total at 91-4, but he was needlessly use and the rest of the batting catalog folded.