Kent v Hampshire
County Championship 1955
VenueSt Lawrence Ground, Canterbury on 30th July, 1st, 2nd August 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultHampshire won by 30 runs
PointsKent 0; Hampshire 12
UmpiresH Elliott, WT Jones
Close of play day 1Hampshire (1) 309/8 (Rogers 103*, Cannings 9*)
Close of play day 2Hampshire (2) 12/0 (Marshall 8*, Gray 4*)

Hampshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Grayc Smith b Allan61     
RE Marshallc Leary b Shirreff37     
H Hortonc Brazier b Smith29     
*EDR Eagarc Ufton b Allan4     
NH Rogersnot out103     
HM Barnardc Cowdrey b Wright0     
+L Harrisonc Ufton b Smith19     
PJ Sainsburyst Ufton b Shirreff19     
D Shackletonlbw b Smith13     
VHD Canningsnot out9     
MD Burdendid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)15
Total(8 wickets, declared, 116 overs)309
Fall of wickets:
1-78, 2-131, 3-139, 4-156, 5-157, 6-196, 7-267, 8-267
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shirreff27   5752--
Smith35   8673--
Wright21   4641--
Leary3   0100--
Pettiford12   5300--
Allan18   4482--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Faggc Barnard b Shackleton3     
MC Cowdreyc Gray b Cannings45     
AC Shirreffc Eagar b Gray72     
JM Allanlbw b Shackleton0     
RC Wilsonc Harrison b Cannings72     
J Pettifordlbw b Shackleton8     
SE Learyst Harrison b Shackleton1     
AF Brazierb Cannings4     
+DG Uftonc Sainsbury b Shackleton2     
G Smithnot out0     
*DVP Wrightlbw b Cannings1     
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(all out, 104 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-77, 3-79, 4-180, 5-209, 6-209, 7-210, 8-214, 9-216, 10-217 (104 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shackleton27   8425--
Cannings26   9514--
Gray22   8311--
Sainsbury16   4360--
Barnard1   030--
Burden12   4450--

Hampshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Marshallb Smith31     
JR Graylbw b Shirreff38     
H Hortonrun out8     
*EDR Eagarrun out15     
NH Rogerslbw b Shirreff2     
HM Barnardc Fagg b Smith34     
+L Harrisonc Wilson b Shirreff4     
PJ Sainsburyc Leary b Wright16     
D Shackletonc Leary b Wright1     
VHD Canningsnot out2     
MD Burdendid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(9 wickets, declared, 43.5 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-67, 2-84, 3-100, 4-102, 5-105, 6-112, 7-149, 8-156, 9-160 (43.5 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shirreff18   2603--
Smith15   4392--
Allan8   1360--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Fagglbw b Cannings10     
MC Cowdreyc Sainsbury b Gray67     
JM Allanlbw b Shackleton5     
AC Shirreffc Rogers b Sainsbury15     
RC Wilsonb Sainsbury20     
J Pettifordc Burden b Sainsbury26     
SE Learynot out48     
G Smithc Eagar b Sainsbury0     
+DG Uftonb Shackleton14     
AF Brazierc Rogers b Shackleton2     
*DVP Wrightlbw b Cannings5     
Extras(8 b, 2 w)10
Total(all out, 84 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-27, 3-49, 4-101, 5-133, 6-178, 7-178, 8-213, 9-215, 10-222 (84 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shackleton12   2273--
Cannings19   8412--
Gray11   2321--
Sainsbury32   9814--
Burden9   1270--
Eagar1   040--

--> JR Gray (1) passed 7500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 17
--> MC Cowdrey (2) passed 8000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 28





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