Rory racks up another big score as Northants show fight at Glamorgan

Rory Kleinveldt cracked a superb 91 for Northants (picture: Dave Ikin)
Rory Kleinveldt cracked a superb 91 for Northants (picture: Dave Ikin)
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Rory Kleinveldt was at it again with the bat as Northants battled back on the second day of their County Championship Division Two game at Glamorgan.

South African star Kleinveldt smashed a superb 91 from just 88 balls as David Ripley’s men eventually made it to 321 before being bowled out in 86.4 overs.

Saif Zaib was also in the runs, securing a maiden first-class half-century before finishing unbeaten on 65 from 113 deliveries.

Laurie Evans was another man to make it past the half-century mark as the Warwickshire loanee registered an impressive 74 on his debut.

Northants then started brilliantly with the ball, with Ben Sanderson grabbing two wickets in an over.

Muhammad Azharullah went one better as he claimed three scalps, with Glamorgan limping to 139 for five ahead of the third day.