Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1931
VenueTrent Bridge, Nottingham on 12th, 13th, 14th August 1931 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNottinghamshire 5; Leicestershire 3
UmpiresLC Braund, WR Parry
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 5/2 (Berry 1*)
Close of play day 2Nottinghamshire (2) 171/7 (Larwood 24*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Gunnc Armstrong b Smith5      
WW Keetonlbw b Geary0      
W Walkerlbw b Astill15      
*AW Carrc Sidwell b Astill27      
H Larwoodb Snary0      
A Staplesc Geary b Hazlerigg47      
CB Harrisc Dawson b Hazlerigg39      
+B Lilleylbw b Smith31      
GV Gunnrun out73      
W Vocenot out21      
F Barrattc Snary b Geary0      
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 129 overs)269
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-5, 3-46, 4-47, 5-47, 6-136, 7-139, 8-215, 9-269, 10-269 (129 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Geary35   11602--
Smith19   2552--
Snary29   9431--
Astill26   6402--
Hazlerigg20   3602--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AG Hazleriggb Larwood0      
GL Berryb Larwood14      
NF Armstrongb Voce4      
*EW Dawsonc Lilley b Larwood2      
JC Bradshawnot out56      
A Riddingtonb Larwood4      
WE Astillc Harris b Larwood9      
G Gearyb Voce8      
+TE Sidwellc Larwood b Harris9      
HC Snaryb Larwood7      
HA Smithst Lilley b Staples12      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(all out, 52.1 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-5, 3-8, 4-33, 5-47, 6-59, 7-71, 8-83, 9-109, 10-129 (52.1 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Larwood18   3496--
Voce17   3362--
Barratt11   4140--
Harris5   1131--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Gunnb Smith33      
WW Keetonlbw b Astill17      
W Walkerlbw b Astill5      
*AW Carrc Riddington b Snary15      
GV Gunnb Snary0      
A Staplesc Hazlerigg b Smith24      
CB Harrisnot out50      
+B Lilleyb Smith0      
H Larwoodnot out24      
W Vocedid not bat      
F Barrattdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(7 wickets, 71 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-53, 3-65, 4-68, 5-87, 6-133, 7-135
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Geary10   3230--
Smith20   2563--
Snary14   5282--
Astill17   5282--
Hazlerigg5   0180--
Riddington5   0150--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> A Staples (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 17
--> CB Harris (2) passed his previous highest score of 41 in first-class matches
--> CB Harris (2) passed his previous highest score of 41 in County Championship matches
--> F Barratt made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> WE Astill reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings
--> H Larwood reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 6th wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> HA Smith reached 200 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Nottinghamshire second innings





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