Yorkshire v Sussex
County Championship 1955
VenueBramall Lane, Sheffield on 9th, 11th, 12th July 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultYorkshire won by 8 wickets
PointsYorkshire 12; Sussex 0
UmpiresTJ Bartley, LH Gray
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 7/2 (Lowson 1*, Watson 2*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 3/0 (Langridge 0*, Smith 2*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgeb Illingworth38     
DV Smithc Wilson b Wardle54     
ASM Oakmanc Wardle b Close32     
JM Parksrun out69     
KG Suttlec Close b Platt18     
G Coxlbw b Platt0     
AAK Lawrencelbw b Platt0     
+RT Webbnot out8     
NI Thomsonb Yardley0     
AE Jamesb Yardley8     
*RG Marlarb Platt10     
Extras(10 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(all out, 116.3 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-84, 2-100, 3-164, 4-214, 5-214, 6-222, 7-225, 8-225, 9-235, 10-250 (116.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Close17   4541--
Yardley17   6282--
Illingworth25   10431--
Wardle29   17421--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FA Lowsonrun out1     
DEV Padgettlbw b Thomson0     
WHH Sutcliffec Cox b James89     
W Watsonc Marlar b Thomson163     
JV Wilsonc Langridge b Marlar16     
DB Closeb Oakman14     
*NWD Yardleyc Lawrence b James5     
R Illingworthrun out23     
JH Wardlec Oakman b Marlar4     
+JG Binksb James18     
RK Plattnot out1     
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(all out, 133.3 overs)340
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-1, 3-155, 4-192, 5-209, 6-258, 7-270, 8-286, 9-332, 10-340 (133.3 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson41   91112--
Smith10   4320--
Marlar30   7922--
Oakman16   3471--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Close b Yardley4     
DV Smithlbw b Yardley26     
ASM Oakmanb Yardley3     
JM Parksnot out86     
KG Suttlelbw b Platt2     
AAK Lawrencec Wilson b Wardle10     
G Coxc Close b Wardle2     
+RT Webbc Lowson b Wardle6     
NI Thomsonc Wilson b Wardle5     
AE Jamesc Wilson b Wardle2     
*RG Marlarc and b Close4     
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 86 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-33, 3-42, 4-47, 5-75, 6-81, 7-127, 8-137, 9-153, 10-158 (86 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Platt27   7431--
Close11   4181--
Yardley18   9343--
Illingworth9   2240--
Wardle21   10315--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FA Lowsonnot out32     
DEV Padgettb Oakman14     
JV Wilsonc Webb b Oakman22     
W Watsonnot out1     
WHH Sutcliffedid not bat      
DB Closedid not bat      
*NWD Yardleydid not bat      
R Illingworthdid not bat      
JH Wardledid not bat      
+JG Binksdid not bat      
RK Plattdid not bat      
Total(2 wickets, 24 overs)69
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-61
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson2   150--
James3   0160--
Marlar9   2240--
Oakman10   3242--

--> RK Platt made his debut in first-class matches
--> RK Platt made his debut in County Championship matches
--> DV Smith (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 48
--> JM Parks (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 26
--> W Watson (1) passed 12500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 78
--> JG Binks (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in County Championship matches
--> JG Binks (1) equalled his previous highest score of 18 in first-class matches
--> JM Parks (2) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 86
--> NWD Yardley reached 150 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Sussex second innings
--> JH Wardle reached 950 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex second innings





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