Will Macpherson at a rainy Ageas Bowl
So we have a delayed start, understandably. The rain is already easing slightly, though, and the umpires are having a look. Oh no, it's picking up again.
This is very annoying for Hampshire, who would have had a new ball and a nice fresh 10.30 start to skittle the Durham tail and then get to setting up a final-day target. Oh well. That'll all have to wait.
THE BIG NEWS: I've just found out that Lewis McManus goes out with former Southampton left-back Franny Benali's daughter. Her name is Kenzie, and she works for Saints apparently, doing the ground announcing or some such stuff. This is why cricinfo pay me the big bucks.