Worcestershire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1949
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 20th, 22nd, 23rd August 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWorcestershire 0; Leicestershire 4
UmpiresWH Ashdown, HG Baldwin
Close of play day 1Worcestershire (1) 351/8 (Howorth 3*, Yarnold 8*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 380/4 (Jackson 115*, Chapman 31*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Cooperrun out65     
D Kenyonb Sperry0     
LF Outschoornc Riddington b Sperry0     
CH Palmerst Corrall b Walsh56     
MLY Ainsworthb Walsh13     
RE Birdrun out1     
*RES Wyattlbw b Sperry112  13- 
RO Jenkinsc Corrall b Evans80     
R Howorthnot out3     
+H Yarnoldnot out8     
RTD Perksdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 8 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)13
Total(8 wickets, declared, 140 overs)351
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-1, 3-106, 4-135, 5-136, 6-140, 7-330, 8-340
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry38   14743--
Evans24   6631--
Lester17   5500--
Walsh30   7852--
Jackson12   3400--
Riddington19   7260--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GL Berryc Bird b Jenkins57     
G Lesterc Yarnold b Jenkins22     
M Tompkinc and b Jenkins105     
VE Jacksonc Howorth b Palmer115     
A Riddingtonc Jenkins b Howorth36     
TA Chapmanb Palmer38     
*G Evanslbw b Jenkins10     
VS Mundennot out8     
JE Walshc Yarnold b Palmer8     
+P Corrallc Yarnold b Howorth1     
J Sperryc Yarnold b Howorth10     
Extras(4 b, 13 lb)17
Total(all out, 155 overs)427
Fall of wickets:
1-61, 2-103, 3-232, 4-303, 5-380, 6-399, 7-399, 8-410, 9-417, 10-427 (155 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks21   3770--
Palmer47   20823--
Jenkins51   101754--
Howorth33   12623--
Wyatt2   030--
Bird1   0110--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Coopernot out28     
D Kenyonlbw b Walsh38     
LF Outschoornb Walsh1     
CH Palmerdid not bat      
MLY Ainsworthdid not bat      
RE Birddid not bat      
*RES Wyattdid not bat      
RO Jenkinsdid not bat      
R Howorthdid not bat      
+H Yarnolddid not bat      
RTD Perksdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 w)10
Total(2 wickets, 26.3 overs)77
Fall of wickets:
1-75, 2-77 (26.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry6   0270--
Evans5   2120--
Jackson8   2120--

--> RE Bird (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 1
--> RO Jenkins (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 29
--> D Kenyon (2) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 26
--> RO Jenkins reached 150 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> JE Walsh reached 600 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Worcestershire second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
| Home | Privacy Policy | Contact |
Copyright © 2003-2017 CricketArchive