Leicestershire v Yorkshire
County Championship 1926
VenueAylestone Road, Leicester on 4th, 5th, 6th August 1926 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJA Cuffe, HI Young
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 381/4 (Kilner 25*, Rhodes 1*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 220/5 (Taylor 84*, Fowke 11*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Holmesc Smith b Geary9     
H Sutcliffec Dawson b Snary200     
M Leylandc Geary b Snary116     
A Mitchellb Bale15     
R Kilnerlbw b Geary49     
W Rhodesb Geary51     
E Robinsonnot out10     
GG Macaulaynot out8     
A Waddingtondid not bat      
*AW Luptondid not bat      
+A Dolphindid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 8 lb)15
Total(6 wickets, declared, 169 overs)473
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-266, 3-301, 4-379, 5-446, 6-461
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Geary39   81063--
Astill35   9900--
Bale29   9601--
Snary46   71222--
Taylor4   0220--
Smith14   3480--
Hayes2   0100--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EW Dawsonlbw b Macaulay16     
GL Berryc Robinson b Macaulay14     
EG Hayesc and b Rhodes45     
CH Taylornot out84     
WE Astillc Waddington b Kilner10     
G Gearyc Dolphin b Rhodes30     
*GHS Fowkenot out11     
+TE Sidwelldid not bat      
F Baledid not bat      
HC Snarydid not bat      
HA Smithdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)10
Total(5 wickets, 113 overs)220
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-33, 3-112, 4-145, 5-188
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robinson5   1130--
Macaulay20   6502--
Kilner29   9521--
Waddington18   7310--
Rhodes41   20642--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> CH Taylor (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 22
--> G Geary (1) passed 4000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 19
--> G Geary (1) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 7
--> GG Macaulay reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings





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