Leicestershire v Northamptonshire
County Championship 1954
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 5th, 7th, 8th June 1954 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 0; Northamptonshire 4
UmpiresTJ Bartley, TW Spencer
ScorersR Muscott (Northamptonshire), WH Price (Leicestershire)
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (1) 367/7 (Tyson 46*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 253/4 (Jackson 63*, Smithson 28*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Brookeslbw b Boshier2      
E Davisc Smithson b Palmer76      
L Livingstonlbw b Munden107      
DW Barrickb Munden6      
F Jakemanb Palmer45      
DG Greasleylbw b Boshier36      
GE Tribelbw b Munden29      
FH Tysonnot out46      
S Starkiedid not bat      
+KV Andrewdid not bat      
RW Clarkedid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 13 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)20
Total(7 wickets, declared, 118 overs)367
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-194, 3-200, 4-202, 5-282, 6-290, 7-367 (118 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin15   0750--
Boshier21   1822--
Palmer20   6452--
Walsh23   4720--
Munden25   14363--
Jackson14   3370--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterc Davis b Tribe61      
MR Hallamrun out7      
M Tompkinb Tyson0      
*CH Palmerc Clarke b Barrick74      
VE Jacksonc Andrew b Clarke117      
GA Smithsonb Tyson38      
VS Mundenc Davis b Clarke19      
JE Walshc Livingston b Clarke4      
+J Firthrun out7      
TJ Goodwinc Tribe b Clarke0      
BS Boshiernot out5      
Extras(3 b, 17 lb, 1 nb)21
Total(all out, 140.1 overs)353
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-23, 3-119, 4-183, 5-275, 6-323, 7-339, 8-342, 9-342, 10-353 (140.1 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyson32   9792--
Clarke37   7914--
Starkie32   10630--
Greasley4   0120--
Barrick4   0151--

--> L Livingston (1) passed 6000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 51
--> FH Tyson (1) passed his previous highest score of 38 in first-class matches
--> FH Tyson (1) passed his previous highest score of 38 in County Championship matches
--> G Lester (1) passed 9000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 44
--> VE Jackson (1) passed 12000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 101





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