Middlesex v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1954
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 29th, 31st May, 1st June 1954 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 7 wickets
PointsMiddlesex 12; Gloucestershire 0
UmpiresH Elliott, AE Pothecary
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 87/4 (Lambert 21*, Mortimore 0*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (2) 131/6 (Wilson 21*, Cook 0*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngb Titmus13      
CA Miltonc DCS Compton b Titmus42      
GEE Lambertc Edrich b Young27      
GM Emmettlbw b Young1      
*JF Crappc Robertson b Titmus2      
JB Mortimorelbw b Titmus10      
+AE Wilsonc LH Compton b Titmus8      
RB Nichollsc Edrich b Young0      
C Cookb Titmus4      
BD Wellsc Titmus b Young3      
FP McHughnot out0      
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 75.5 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-69, 3-78, 4-87, 5-99, 6-111, 7-111, 8-111, 9-116, 10-118 (75.5 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss6   2140--
Warr9   580--
Titmus32   14536--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Brownst Wilson b Cook24      
JDB Robertsonc Mortimore b Lambert0      
*WJ Edrichnot out77      
DCS Comptonb Wells82      
AW Thompsondid not bat      
D Bennettdid not bat      
FJ Titmusdid not bat      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JA Youngdid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
AE Mossdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 1 w)5
Total(3 wickets, declared, 53.4 overs)188
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-53, 3-188 (53.4 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert12   0541--
McHugh10   3390--
Mortimore8   0410--
Cook13   791--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngb Moss0      
CA Miltonc Robertson b Young26      
GEE Lambertc Young b Titmus44      
GM Emmettc Brown b Titmus3      
*JF Crappc Edrich b Young5      
JB Mortimorelbw b Young29      
+AE Wilsonnot out31      
C Cooklbw b Titmus6      
RB Nichollsb Moss0      
BD Wellsb Titmus4      
FP McHughlbw b Moss0      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 67 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-41, 3-44, 4-59, 5-93, 6-131, 7-144, 8-145, 9-150, 10-151 (67 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss12   0373--
Warr1   0120--
Young17   6243--
Titmus32   13554--
DCS Compton5   0200--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonnot out52      
SM Brownb Lambert7      
*WJ Edrichc Emmett b Mortimore9      
DCS Comptonc Nicholls b Mortimore4      
AW Thompsonnot out8      
D Bennettdid not bat      
FJ Titmusdid not bat      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JA Youngdid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
AE Mossdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(3 wickets, 30.1 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-42, 3-48
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert6   1171--
Mortimore8   2162--
Cook8   1160--

--> GEE Lambert (1) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> JDB Robertson (2) passed 23000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 19
--> FJ Titmus reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive