Sussex v Worcestershire
County Championship 1955
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 27th, 28th, 29th July 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex won by 6 wickets
PointsSussex 12; Worcestershire 0
UmpiresE Cooke, LH Gray
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 208/5 (Suttle 53*, Cox 2*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 196/4 (Richardson 10*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Kenyonc Oakman b James6      
J Listerlbw b Thomson0      
LF Outschoornb Thomson2      
RG Broadbentc Suttle b Thomson37      
MJ Hortonb Thomson9      
DW Richardsonc Langridge b Smith11      
RO Jenkinsc Webb b Smith0      
+H Yarnoldb Smith0      
*RTD Perksb Thomson3      
GH Chestertonnot out22      
JA Flavellb Smith4      
Extras(10 b, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 44.2 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-5, 3-13, 4-34, 5-53, 6-53, 7-57, 8-65, 9-85, 10-105 (44.2 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson16   6245--
James19   5491--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec sub b Chesterton47      
DV Smithc Outschoorn b Flavell11      
ASM Oakmanb Chesterton40      
JM Parkslbw b Chesterton13      
KG Suttlec Outschoorn b Chesterton75      
GHG Doggartc Outschoorn b Chesterton28      
G Coxc Chesterton b Perks69      
+RT Webbrun out1      
NI Thomsonnot out20      
AE Jamesst Yarnold b Chesterton15      
*RG Marlardid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 6 lb, 6 nb, 1 w)17
Total(9 wickets, declared, 78 overs)336
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-102, 3-102, 4-129, 5-202, 6-269, 7-280, 8-299, 9-336 (78 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks26   21091--
Flavell22   3711--
Chesterton30   61396--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Kenyonc Parks b James94      
LF Outschoornc sub b Marlar14      
RG Broadbentc Webb b Smith71      
MJ Hortonlbw b Smith1      
DW Richardsonc Oakman b Marlar61      
J Listerlbw b James2      
RO Jenkinsc Langridge b Marlar15      
+H Yarnoldlbw b Marlar18      
GH Chestertonc Webb b Smith17      
*RTD Perksc sub b Marlar12      
JA Flavellnot out0      
Extras(23 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)25
Total(all out, 141.4 overs)330
Fall of wickets:
1-46, 2-140, 3-155, 4-196, 5-199, 6-266, 7-289, 8-306, 9-324, 10-330 (141.4 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson3   140--
James55   24882--
Smith36   15673--
Oakman11   2450--
Cox1   100--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Smithc Yarnold b Perks10      
JG Langridgec Yarnold b Jenkins26      
ASM Oakmannot out41      
GHG Doggartc Yarnold b Jenkins7      
KG Suttleb Jenkins2      
JM Parksnot out7      
G Coxdid not bat      
+RT Webbdid not bat      
NI Thomsondid not bat      
AE Jamesdid not bat      
*RG Marlardid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)7
Total(4 wickets, 38.3 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-74, 3-82, 4-84
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flavell11   5230--
Chesterton5   1170--
Jenkins7   1133--

--> JG Langridge (1) passed 30000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 36
--> RG Broadbent (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 66
--> DW Richardson (2) passed his previous highest score of 47 in first-class matches
--> DW Richardson (2) passed his previous highest score of 47 in County Championship matches
--> DW Richardson (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 28
--> ASM Oakman (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 17
--> GH Chesterton reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Sussex first innings





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