Middlesex v Sussex
County Championship 1955
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 28th, 30th, 31st May 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsMiddlesex 0; Sussex 4
UmpiresJJ Hills, EA Roberts
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Sussex (1) 58/2 (Smith 22*, Webb 13*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HPH Sharpb Thomson2      
JDB Robertsonc Suttle b James2      
*WJ Edrichc Smith b Thomson7      
DCS Comptonc Suttle b Marlar150      
AW Thompsonc Langridge b James1      
D Bennettc Langridge b Marlar2      
FJ Titmusc Langridge b Oakman8      
JJ Warrb Thomson13      
+LH Comptonc Langridge b Marlar12      
JA Youngnot out4      
AE Mossst Webb b Marlar4      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)206
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-4, 3-23, 4-24, 5-54, 6-105, 7-133, 8-188, 9-199, 10-206 (93.5 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson30   12423--
James21   9472--
Smith4   0160--
Oakman18   6501--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgeb Moss10      
DV Smithc DCS Compton b Young36      
ASM Oakmanb Moss6      
+RT Webblbw b Moss31      
JM Parksb Moss23      
KG Suttlec and b Moss63      
G Coxc LH Compton b DCS Compton14      
G Potternot out48      
NI Thomsonb Warr28      
*RG Marlarb Moss11      
AE Jamesb Moss1      
Extras(8 b, 2 nb)10
Total(all out, 96.5 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-36, 3-82, 4-107, 5-116, 6-150, 7-216, 8-252, 9-277, 10-281 (96.5 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Warr20   3621--
Titmus26   13470--
DCS Compton12   2291--
Young3   151--
Bennett2   040--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc and b Marlar15      
HPH Sharpnot out52      
AW Thompsonb Potter25      
D Bennettb Cox16      
DCS Comptonst Webb b Cox2      
FJ Titmusnot out0      
*WJ Edrichdid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JA Youngdid not bat      
AE Mossdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, 43 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-61, 3-100, 4-106
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson2   040--
James2   140--
Marlar14   2451--
Potter14   5291--
Parks5   0120--
Cox5   1122--
Langridge1   040--

--> DCS Compton (1) passed 18000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 126
--> NI Thomson (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 21





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