Sussex v Leicestershire
County Championship 1939
VenueCentral Recreation Ground, Hastings on 16th, 17th August 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex won by an innings and 106 runs
PointsSussex 12; Leicestershire 0
UmpiresHG Baldwin, E Robinson
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 501/5 (JH Parks 72*, Bartlett 9*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Staintonb Drake45     
JG Langridgec Packe b Sperry202     
HW Parksc Dawkes b Armstrong28     
G Coxc Packe b Drake49     
J Langridgec Packe b Knew80     
JH Parksnot out72     
HT Bartlettnot out9     
*AJ Holmesdid not bat      
+SC Griffithdid not bat      
JK Nyedid not bat      
DJ Wooddid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 1 lb, 5 w)16
Total(5 wickets, declared, 105 overs)501
Fall of wickets:
1-117, 2-235, 3-308, 4-336, 5-476
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry27   5921--
Drake20   3612--
West22   51300--
Lester11   0710--
Armstrong10   0501--
Knew12   0581--
Berry3   0230--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterc Griffith b Nye2     
GL Berryc Griffith b Nye7     
NF Armstrongc J Langridge b JH Parks5     
GS Watsonlbw b JH Parks0     
M Tompkinlbw b Wood19     
*MS Packeb JH Parks1     
+GO Dawkesnot out61     
GF Knewc Holmes b Wood10     
AR Westlbw b Wood0     
CH Drakest Griffith b J Langridge4     
J Sperryc Stainton b J Langridge1     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 24 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-14, 3-14, 4-18, 5-25, 6-71, 7-89, 8-89, 9-112, 10-114 (24 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nye6   0332--
JH Parks8   1313--
Wood6   0313--
J Langridge4   0152--

Leicestershire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
GL Berryc J Langridge b JH Parks37     
+GO Dawkeslbw b JH Parks27     
NF Armstrongb Nye84     
GS Watsonc Holmes b J Langridge35     
M Tompkinc Stainton b JG Langridge13     
*MS Packeb J Langridge25     
G Lesterlbw b J Langridge0     
GF Knewb Nye18     
AR Westrun out21     
CH Drakeb J Langridge7     
J Sperrynot out4     
Extras(3 b, 7 lb)10
Total(all out, 68.6 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-44, 2-65, 3-129, 4-150, 5-196, 6-214, 7-240, 8-249, 9-276, 10-281 (68.6 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JH Parks15   3642--
Wood14   0580--
J Langridge17   1554--
JG Langridge4   291--
Holmes1   020--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> J Langridge (1) passed 17000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 51
--> JH Parks (1) passed 21000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> HT Bartlett (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 8
--> GL Berry (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 3
--> NF Armstrong (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 27
--> GO Dawkes (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 9
--> GF Knew (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in County Championship matches
--> JK Nye reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings





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