Leicestershire v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1948
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 21st, 23rd, 24th August 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 4; Nottinghamshire 0
UmpiresJT Bell, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 154/3 (Hardstaff 41*, Winrow 52*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 257/7 (Lester 37*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WW Keetonlbw b Walsh36      
CB Harrisc Jackson b Walsh11      
RT Simpsonc Corrall b Jackson3      
J Hardstaffc Walsh b Cornock48      
FH Winrowc Corrall b Walsh73      
FW Stocksb Cornock6      
A Jepsonb Sperry3      
*WA Simeb Walsh21      
HJ Butlerlbw b Walsh0      
+EA Meadsb Jackson0      
PF Harveynot out0      
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 2 w)11
Total(all out, 96.4 overs)212
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-51, 3-53, 4-163, 5-173, 6-180, 7-207, 8-207, 9-208, 10-212 (96.4 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry23   6431--
Cornock16   4282--
Jackson26   8432--
Munden6   3120--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GL Berryc Winrow b Jepson62      
GS Watsonst Meads b Harvey68      
FT Prenticeb Jepson50      
M Tompkinb Butler5      
VE Jacksonb Butler0      
G Lesterb Butler37      
WB Cornockc Meads b Butler19      
JE Walshb Butler1      
VS Mundenb Butler0      
+P Corrallrun out0      
J Sperrynot out0      
Extras(6 b, 9 lb)15
Total(all out, 110.4 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-121, 2-147, 3-160, 4-160, 5-227, 6-253, 7-257, 8-257, 9-257, 10-257 (110.4 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jepson32   10662--
Harvey30   7641--
Winrow4   0270--
Harris19   6260--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WW Keetonb Walsh19      
CB Harrisc Lester b Sperry77      
FH Winrowc Sperry b Walsh8      
J Hardstaffst Corrall b Lester92      
RT Simpsonc Cornock b Jackson39      
FW Stocksnot out28      
A Jepsonnot out17      
*WA Simedid not bat      
HJ Butlerdid not bat      
+EA Meadsdid not bat      
PF Harveydid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb)7
Total(5 wickets, 97 overs)287
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-48, 3-167, 4-202, 5-256
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry24   8471--
Cornock15   0430--
Walsh16   0582--
Jackson15   3551--
Munden14   4280--
Lester10   1351--
Tompkin2   0130--
Berry1   010--

--> WW Keeton (1) passed 19000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 12
--> GS Watson (1) passed 7000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 58
--> WB Cornock made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> WB Cornock made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> J Hardstaff (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 80
--> J Hardstaff (2) passed 22500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 57
--> JE Walsh reached 150 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings





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