Oxford University v Cambridge University
University Match 1953
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 4th, 6th, 7th July 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultCambridge University won by 2 wickets
UmpiresHG Baldwin, F Chester
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 32/1 (Silk 7*, Lumsden 6*)
Close of play day 2Oxford University (2) 101/5 (Fellows-Smith 49*, Allan 3*)

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HB Birrellc Alexander b Hayward6      
JC Marshallc Alexander b Marlar21      
CCP Williamslbw b Marlar40      
MC Cowdreyc Silk b Marlar116 16516-  
*AL Dowdinglbw b Marlar7      
JP Fellows-Smithb Dickinson33      
JM Allanrun out2      
+AP Walshec Marlar b Dickinson29      
GH McKinnac Crookes b Hayward0      
DK Faskenb Marlar20      
DCPR Jowettnot out6      
Extras(18 b, 12 lb, 2 nb)32
Total(all out, 102.5 overs)312
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-57, 3-121, 4-150, 5-223, 6-241, 7-254, 8-259, 9-300, 10-312 (102.5 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hayward34   11882--
Marlar37   14945--
Lumsden3   160--
Subba Row6   0260--
Crookes1   080--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Bushbyc Dowding b Allan10      
DRW Silkc Fellows-Smith b Allan22      
VR Lumsdenc Fellows-Smith b Fasken16      
R Subba Rowc Marshall b Jowett6      
+FCM Alexanderb McKinna31      
W Knightley-Smithc Cowdrey b McKinna20      
LK Lewisb Jowett22      
DV Crookesc Fasken b Cowdrey25      
WID Haywardnot out6      
DC Dickinsonb Jowett0      
*RG Marlarb Allan11      
Extras(16 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)22
Total(all out, 99.3 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-46, 3-66, 4-66, 5-115, 6-125, 7-167, 8-174, 9-174, 10-191 (99.3 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKinna17   9142--
Fasken17   7281--
Jowett31   11573--
Cowdrey2   131--
Fellows-Smith2   120--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HB Birrellb Hayward0      
JC Marshallc Alexander b Dickinson26      
CCP Williamsc Hayward b Marlar5      
MC Cowdreyc Alexander b Marlar0      
*AL Dowdingc Subba Row b Marlar9      
JP Fellows-Smithc Alexander b Marlar49      
JM Allanc Lumsden b Marlar7      
+AP Walsheb Marlar2      
GH McKinnac Bushby b Marlar3      
DK Faskenc Lumsden b Hayward3      
DCPR Jowettnot out0      
Extras(8 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(all out, 58.4 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-18, 3-18, 4-29, 5-74, 6-101, 7-110, 8-115, 9-116, 10-116 (58.4 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dickinson5   1101--
Marlar25   8497--
Subba Row6   3180--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Bushbyb Jowett21      
DRW Silknot out116 31510-  
VR Lumsdenc Williams b Fasken14      
R Subba Rowlbw b Jowett28      
+FCM Alexanderc Marshall b Allan7      
W Knightley-Smithc Williams b Fasken10      
WID Haywardrun out6      
LK Lewisc Williams b McKinna2      
DV Crookesst Walshe b Allan5      
*RG Marlarnot out9      
DC Dickinsondid not bat      
Extras(19 b, 1 lb)20
Total(8 wickets, 113.5 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-40, 2-57, 3-114, 4-125, 5-155, 6-164, 7-167, 8-186
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKinna20   4451--
Fasken22   5482--
Jowett32   15502--
Fellows-Smith1   030--
Birrell5   2110--

--> AP Walshe (1) passed his previous highest score of 19 in first-class matches
--> FCM Alexander (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> DV Crookes (1) passed his previous highest score of 20 in first-class matches
--> JC Marshall made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> LK Lewis made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> RG Marlar reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Oxford University first innings





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