Essex v Sussex
County Championship 1938
VenueCastle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester on 16th, 18th, 19th July 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by an innings and 13 runs
PointsEssex 12; Sussex 0
UmpiresHG Baldwin, N Kilner
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 269/3 (Taylor 154*, Nichols 4*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 169/3 (Cox 17*, Stainton 9*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgeb R Smith4     
JH Parksb R Smith6     
HW Parkslbw b Nichols30     
G Coxc Wade b R Smith4     
RG Staintonc Eastman b TPB Smith24     
*AJ Holmesc Pearce b Nichols6     
C Oakesb Nichols7     
HE Hammondc Wade b R Smith31     
+SC Griffithb R Smith6     
JK Nyec Taylor b TPB Smith5     
JH Cornfordnot out0     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 52.3 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-10, 3-16, 4-68, 5-68, 6-79, 7-86, 8-115, 9-124, 10-124 (52.3 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols17   1533--
R Smith19.35385--
TPB Smith12   0262--
Eastman4   160--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LC Eastmanc Nye b Cornford14     
AV Averyb JH Parks23     
RM Taylorc Cornford b JH Parks193     
J O'Connorc and b Holmes65     
MS Nicholsc Stainton b Cornford68     
*TN Pearcenot out121     
AB Laversc Nye b Oakes32     
HH van Straubenzeenot out4     
+TH Wadedid not bat      
TPB Smithdid not bat      
R Smithdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)15
Total(6 wickets, declared, 152 overs)535
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-68, 3-264, 4-332, 5-451, 6-525
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cornford36   41272--
Nye30   21120--
JH Parks28   5562--
Hammond32   21150--
Oakes14   0701--
Holmes7   0321--
Langridge2   030--
Stainton3   150--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Taylor b TPB Smith48     
JH Parksc Taylor b R Smith19     
HW Parksc Pearce b TPB Smith73     
G Coxb Eastman89     
RG Staintonlbw b Eastman45     
*AJ Holmesb Nichols22     
C Oakesb TPB Smith35     
HE Hammondnot out32     
+SC Griffithb Eastman12     
JK Nyeb Eastman1     
JH Cornfordc Eastman b TPB Smith0     
Extras(7 b, 13 lb, 2 nb)22
Total(all out, 130.5 overs)398
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-142, 3-143, 4-236, 5-272, 6-340, 7-356, 8-395, 9-397, 10-398 (130.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols37   10781--
R Smith17   2551--
TPB Smith44.541644--
Eastman23   7364--
Taylor3   0310--
van Straubenzee6   1120--

--> RM Taylor (1) passed his previous highest score of 134 in first-class matches
--> RM Taylor (1) passed his previous highest score of 134 in County Championship matches
--> HH van Straubenzee made his debut in County Championship matches
--> R Smith achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Sussex first innings (previous best was 4-37)
--> R Smith reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> R Smith achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Sussex first innings (previous best was 4-37)
--> JH Cornford reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Essex first innings
--> TPB Smith reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Sussex second innings

Taylor 193 , 230 minutes, sixteen 4's, his highest first class score.
Pearce 121*,166 minutes, eleven 4's.





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