Leicestershire v Northamptonshire
County Championship 1949
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 30th July, 1st, 2nd August 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 4; Northamptonshire 0
UmpiresFS Lee, WFF Price
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 332/8 (Riddington 29*, Corrall 6*)
Close of play day 2Northamptonshire (1) 263/4 (Barrick 13*, CP Davis 1*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GL Berryb Nutter162 23020-  
G Lesterb Clarke1      
FT Prenticeb Nutter62      
M Tompkinc CP Davis b Clarke12      
VE Jacksonc CP Davis b Clarke18      
A Riddingtonnot out32      
*SJ Symingtonc Barron b Brown21      
VS Mundenrun out1      
JE Walshlbw b Webster0      
+P Corrallc Webster b Nutter7      
J Sperryc Brown b Nutter2      
Extras(20 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)22
Total(all out, 108.3 overs)340
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-205, 3-247, 4-247, 5-280, 6-315, 7-316, 8-321, 9-338, 10-340 (108.3 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke28   31023--
Webster25   3671--
Garlick11   3170--
Brown14   5311--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Brookesc Riddington b Sperry4      
N Oldfieldb Symington128      
W Barronc Jackson b Walsh47      
E Davisc Corrall b Sperry61      
DW Barrickc Riddington b Symington20      
+CP Davisc Symington b Sperry15      
*FR Brownc Corrall b Symington0      
AE Nutterlbw b Sperry1      
J Websterlbw b Walsh13      
RG Garlickrun out12      
RW Clarkenot out23      
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 122.3 overs)333
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-93, 3-235, 4-253, 5-282, 6-284, 7-285, 8-285, 9-298, 10-333 (122.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry44   51234--
Symington35   13633--
Jackson23   6620--
Lester5   1120--

--> FT Prentice (1) passed 9000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 54
--> N Oldfield (1) passed 9000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 86
--> J Sperry reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Northamptonshire first innings





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