Middlesex v Kent
County Championship 1947
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 13th, 14th, 15th August 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 75 runs
PointsMiddlesex 0; Kent 12
UmpiresHG Baldwin, CAR Coleman
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 133/3 (Robertson 73*, Robins 13*)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 226/5 (Anson 33*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LJ Toddb Sims62      
AE Faggb Young66      
LEG Amesc LH Compton b Sims8      
*BH Valentineb Gray61      
JGW Daviesc LH Compton b Sims4      
GF Ansonlbw b Sims25      
+TG Evanslbw b DCS Compton18      
RR Doveyrun out7      
DVP Wrightb Hever36      
F Ridgwayb DCS Compton0      
NW Hardingnot out5      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(all out, 91.1 overs)301
Fall of wickets:
1-97, 2-113, 3-179, 4-196, 5-221, 6-246, 7-254, 8-263, 9-275, 10-301 (91.1 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gray17   3441--
Robertson3   1120--
Young16   8241--
DCS Compton24   2872--
Robins2   060--
Sims19   0874--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Brownc Valentine b Harding0      
JDB Robertsonc Evans b Wright110      
WJ Edrichb Dovey28      
DCS Comptonb Wright16      
*RWV Robinsc Harding b Wright24      
FG Mannc Fagg b Wright1      
+LH Comptonc Harding b Wright6      
JM Simsb Dovey7      
LH Grayc Todd b Wright7      
JA Youngc Fagg b Wright17      
NG Hevernot out8      
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)5
Total(all out, 81.2 overs)229
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-77, 3-104, 4-172, 5-173, 6-189, 7-192, 8-202, 9-218, 10-229 (81.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Harding5   1221--
Dovey28   5592--
Ridgway13   1460--
Davies2   050--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LJ Toddb Hever7      
AE Faggc LH Compton b Gray6      
LEG Amesc DCS Compton b Young69      
*BH Valentinec Gray b DCS Compton92      
JGW Davieslbw b Young11      
GF Ansonc Mann b Young51      
+TG Evansc Robertson b DCS Compton56      
RR Doveynot out10      
DVP Wrightc Edrich b Young11      
F Ridgwaydid not bat      
NW Hardingdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(8 wickets, declared, 118.2 overs)324
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-13, 3-170, 4-181, 5-199, 6-298, 7-298, 8-324 (118.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gray19   3701--
Hever15   3371--
DCS Compton31   10862--
Sims12   1370--
Robins3   0180--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Brownb Harding5      
JDB Robertsonlbw b Harding12      
WJ Edrichc and b Wright31      
DCS Comptonc Davies b Wright168  19-  
*RWV Robinsb Davies21      
FG Mannb Wright57      
+LH Comptonst Evans b Wright7      
JM Simsb Davies7      
LH Graynot out4      
JA Youngc Evans b Davies0      
NG Heverb Davies2      
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(all out, 81 overs)321
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-28, 3-88, 4-135, 5-296, 6-305, 7-312, 8-317, 9-317, 10-321 (81 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Harding13   0562--
Ridgway5   0290--
Wright24   31024--
Dovey20   2690--
Davies19   3584--

--> LJ Todd (1) passed 16000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 50
--> BH Valentine (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 29
--> JDB Robertson (1) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 76
--> GF Anson (2) passed his previous highest score of 29 in County Championship matches
--> JA Young reached 250 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Kent first innings
--> DVP Wright reached 700 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 7th wicket in the Middlesex first innings
--> JGW Davies reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Middlesex second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive