Jimmy and Co prove to be far too strong for Cambridge

MCC University Round-up

By Chris Hughes
LANCASHIRE may have hammered Cambridge MCCU by 340 runs in their final warm-up fixture ahead of the County Championship season, but it was the news that opener Haseeb Hameed avoided serious injury that was the real boost.
The 20-year-old was struck on the hand by Cambridge opening bowler Tim Moses after facing just 23 balls in the contest and was forced to retire hurt, prompting an anxious wait as he underwent a scan.
But Hameed, who was playing his first innings since returning from sinus surgery, was cleared of any bone damage and onl...

Continue reading...

Access all our premium content from as little as 14p per day!

Already a subscriber to our website? Login