Leicestershire v Kent
County Championship 1939
VenueAylestone Road, Leicester on 10th, 12th, 13th June 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 9 wickets
PointsLeicestershire 0; Kent 12
UmpiresG Beet, JA Newman
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 50/2 (Fagg 14*, Levett 4*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 43/1 (Berry 15*, Armstrong 21*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GL Berryc Harding b Todd13      
GS Watsonb Todd1      
NF Armstrongc Fagg b Dovey63      
FT Prenticelbw b Wright119      
M Tompkinc Levett b Dovey7      
CS Dempsterb Todd29      
*MS Packeb Harding39      
+GO Dawkeslbw b Watt4      
HA Smithnot out6      
J Sperryc Foster b Wright0      
WH Flamsonc Chalk b Wright2      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb)8
Total(all out, 77.7 overs)291
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-36, 3-94, 4-119, 5-171, 6-246, 7-268, 8-289, 9-289, 10-291 (77.7 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Todd17   3583--
Harding15   2601--
Watt17   2691--
Dovey16   8332--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Faggc Dawkes b Sperry90      
*FGH Chalklbw b Sperry10      
LEG Amesb Sperry13      
+WHV Levettc Dawkes b Sperry7      
LJ Toddc Packe b Sperry54      
PG Fosterrun out107      
PR Sunnucksc Dawkes b Prentice16      
DVP Wrightb Flamson42      
NW Hardingb Prentice7      
AE Wattc and b Smith22      
RR Doveynot out0      
Extras(5 b, 11 lb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 81 overs)385
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-45, 3-57, 4-153, 5-198, 6-240, 7-312, 8-344, 9-367, 10-385 (81 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry29   01435--
Flamson18   1791--
Smith21   2981--
Prentice10   1402--
Armstrong3   080--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GL Berrylbw b Watt20      
GS Watsonb Harding4      
NF Armstrongc Ames b Harding50      
FT Prenticeb Wright27      
M Tompkinlbw b Wright0      
*MS Packeb Wright10      
CS Dempsterc Todd b Wright55      
+GO Dawkesnot out30      
HA Smithc Foster b Wright12      
J Sperryb Todd4      
WH Flamsonb Todd0      
Extras(7 b, 12 lb)19
Total(all out, 52.4 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-63, 3-109, 4-109, 5-119, 6-120, 7-209, 8-225, 9-229, 10-231 (52.4 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Harding14   1662--
Watt13   3441--
Wright14   0635--
Dovey2   0170--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Faggc Packe b Flamson0      
*FGH Chalknot out55      
LEG Amesnot out79      
+WHV Levettdid not bat      
LJ Todddid not bat      
PG Fosterdid not bat      
PR Sunnucksdid not bat      
DVP Wrightdid not bat      
NW Hardingdid not bat      
AE Wattdid not bat      
RR Doveydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(1 wicket, 27.4 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Fagg)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry5   1430--
Smith9   0320--
Prentice7   1330--

--> PG Foster (1) passed his previous highest score of 67 in first-class matches
--> PG Foster (1) made his first century in first-class matches
--> PG Foster (1) passed his previous highest score of 67 in County Championship matches
--> PG Foster (1) made his first century in County Championship matches





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