Worcestershire v Essex
County Championship 1948
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 31st July, 2nd, 3rd August 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWorcestershire won by 224 runs
PointsWorcestershire 12; Essex 0
UmpiresH Cruice, A Skelding
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 102/3 (Horsfall 21*, Pearce 22*)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 57/3 (Horsfall 17*, Pearce 0*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
F Cooperc Wade b Bailey0      
E Cooperst Wade b TPB Smith43      
CH Palmerst Wade b TPB Smith29      
RES Wyattlbw b TPB Smith37      
RO Jenkinsc R Smith b Morris51      
R Howorthb Morris15      
LF Outschoornc Preston b R Smith56      
G Dewsc Wade b R Smith21      
*AFT Whitelbw b R Smith7      
RTD Perksb Price2      
+H Yarnoldnot out0      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(all out, 121.1 overs)270
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-72, 3-77, 4-134, 5-177, 6-190, 7-251, 8-262, 9-270, 10-270 (121.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
R Smith42   15893--
Bailey12   5241--
Preston6   0240--
TPB Smith42   18693--
Morris11   1312--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc Yarnold b Perks44      
FH Vigarb Palmer0      
WB Morrisc Outschoorn b Palmer10      
R Horsfallc Yarnold b Perks35      
*TN Pearcec F Cooper b Perks25      
TE Baileyc Outschoorn b Jenkins8      
R Smithc Outschoorn b Howorth1      
TPB Smithc Outschoorn b Howorth2      
+TH Wadenot out1      
EJ Pricec E Cooper b Howorth0      
KC Prestonst Yarnold b Howorth0      
Extras(4 b, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 54.5 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-33, 3-63, 4-115, 5-120, 6-128, 7-130, 8-130, 9-130, 10-131 (54.5 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks17   2503--
Palmer8   0362--
Jenkins21   6341--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
F Cooperc Horsfall b TPB Smith40      
E Cooperc Bailey b R Smith67      
CH Palmerc R Smith b TPB Smith33      
RES Wyattb TPB Smith63      
RO Jenkinsc Bailey b Morris33      
R Howorthb TPB Smith0      
LF Outschoornst Wade b TPB Smith0      
G Dewsc Wade b TPB Smith31      
*AFT Whitec Horsfall b TPB Smith17      
RTD Perksc Dodds b TPB Smith0      
+H Yarnoldnot out0      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(all out, 89.1 overs)293
Fall of wickets:
1-110, 2-114, 3-186, 4-231, 5-231, 6-231, 7-249, 8-288, 9-288, 10-293 (89.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
R Smith27   6691--
Preston3   0230--
TPB Smith37.151238--
Morris8   1301--
Price14   5390--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FH Vigarc Yarnold b Palmer6      
TC Doddsc Outschoorn b Perks18      
WB Morrisc Outschoorn b Howorth16      
R Horsfalllbw b Perks26      
*TN Pearcec E Cooper b Perks38      
TE Baileyc Perks b Wyatt32      
R Smithlbw b Wyatt25      
TPB Smithc Howorth b Wyatt0      
+TH Wadec Dews b Wyatt29      
EJ Pricec White b Wyatt6      
KC Prestonnot out1      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 88 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-37, 3-53, 4-77, 5-134, 6-166, 7-166, 8-178, 9-203, 10-208 (88 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks27   8633--
Palmer11   3311--
Howorth16   6201--
Jenkins12   2320--
Dews4   080--
Wyatt17   7435--
White1   100--

--> E Cooper (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 41
--> F Cooper (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 34
--> RO Jenkins (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 24
--> TE Bailey (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 27
--> R Howorth reached 1000 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> RTD Perks reached 1400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> RTD Perks reached 1250 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex second innings





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