Essex v Cambridge University
University Match 1937
VenueOld County Ground, Brentwood on 16th, 17th June 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by an innings and 33 runs
UmpiresLC Eastman, RM Taylor
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 28/4 (Gibb 4*, Hunt 8*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MS Nicholsst Gibb b Cameron64      
FH Ristb Yardley15      
*CT Ashtonb Rought-Rought48      
J O'Connorlbw b Hunt111      
JN Dennisb Khanna18      
JWA Stephensonc Rought-Rought b Khanna3      
FS Unwinrun out7      
NF Borrettrun out2      
TPB Smithlbw b Rought-Rought49      
+TH Wadeb Hunt8      
R Smithnot out4      
Extras(9 b, 7 lb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 116.3 overs)346
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-115, 3-150, 4-215, 5-225, 6-248, 7-256, 8-322, 9-322, 10-346 (116.3 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Khanna23   5502--
Yardley10   2231--
WME White11   1350--
Fraser13   1640--
Tindall2   080--
Cameron13   0421--
Hunt12   3322--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AFT Whitec TPB Smith b Nichols8      
+PA Gibbb Stephenson8      
*M Tindallc Wade b Stephenson1      
NWD Yardleyb Stephenson1      
JH Pawleb Stephenson0      
RG Huntlbw b Stephenson11      
DC Rought-Roughtb Nichols2      
BC Khannab Stephenson4      
JH Cameronb Stephenson50      
WME Whitec Rist b Stephenson20      
TW Frasernot out0      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 31.1 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-11, 3-13, 4-17, 5-32, 6-37, 7-37, 8-50, 9-107, 10-112 (31.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols12   3382--
R Smith4   0210--

Cambridge University second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AFT Whiteb Stephenson0      
+PA Gibbb R Smith1      
*M Tindallst Wade b TPB Smith75      
NWD Yardleylbw b R Smith2      
JH Pawlelbw b TPB Smith33      
RG Huntlbw b R Smith8      
DC Rought-Roughtb Nichols47      
BC Khannab Nichols8      
JH Cameronlbw b TPB Smith12      
WME Whitec Stephenson b TPB Smith2      
TW Frasernot out6      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 59.1 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-1, 3-9, 4-110, 5-115, 6-123, 7-169, 8-186, 9-196, 10-201 (59.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols6   2282--
Stephenson5   181--
R Smith15   5523--
Ashton5   0130--
TPB Smith19.13664--
Unwin7   1260--
Borrett2   110--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> NF Borrett made his debut in first-class matches
--> WME White (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in first-class matches
--> MS Nichols reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Cambridge University first innings
--> JWA Stephenson reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 8th wicket in the Cambridge University first innings
--> TPB Smith reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Cambridge University second innings





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