Yorkshire v Lancashire
County Championship 1955
VenueBramall Lane, Sheffield on 30th July, 1st, 2nd August 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsYorkshire 4; Lancashire 0
UmpiresTJ Bartley, FS Lee
Close of play day 1Lancashire (1) 5/1 (Ikin 1*, Jordan 2*)
Close of play day 2Lancashire (2) 85/2 (Ikin 31*, Washbrook 26*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DB Closeb Statham20      
K Taylorrun out0      
JV Wilsonb Statham16      
DEV Padgettc Wharton b Statham2      
W Watsonrun out174      
NWD Yardleyc Jordan b Wharton6      
R Illingworthc Edrich b Statham53      
JH Wardleb Hilton10      
FS Truemanb Tattersall0      
+JG Binksnot out8      
MJ Cowanc Statham b Tattersall9      
Extras(7 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)14
Total(all out, 106.5 overs)312
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-24, 3-37, 4-40, 5-60, 6-248, 7-294, 8-295, 9-295, 10-312 (106.5 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Statham26   6724--
Wharton11   2291--
Marner15   2500--
Hilton20   5531--
Ikin8   3160--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JT Ikinb Yardley8      
J Dysonc Wilson b Cowan1      
+J Jordanc Wilson b Cowan17      
GA Edrichc Illingworth b Wardle6      
C Washbrookc Wardle b Cowan20      
A Whartonc Binks b Wardle5      
KJ Grievesnot out49      
PT Marnerst Binks b Wardle0      
MJ Hiltonb Cowan23      
JB Stathamc Cowan b Close7      
R Tattersallrun out0      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(all out, 72.4 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-19, 3-27, 4-54, 5-60, 6-60, 7-60, 8-111, 9-135, 10-139 (72.4 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman16   4320--
Cowan21   8444--
Yardley11   5101--
Wardle21   6473--
Taylor1   100--

Lancashire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*JT Ikinc Trueman b Cowan37      
J Dysonc Close b Cowan17      
A Whartonb Wardle9      
C Washbrookc and b Close66      
KJ Grievesb Wardle12      
GA Edrichnot out37      
PT Marnerc and b Close8      
MJ Hiltonc Wilson b Wardle1      
+J Jordannot out4      
JB Stathamdid not bat      
R Tattersalldid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 10 lb)12
Total(7 wickets, 130 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-50, 3-116, 4-119, 5-149, 6-176, 7-185
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman16   3240--
Cowan20   4392--
Yardley2   200--
Wardle49   21673--
Close36   17492--
Illingworth7   2120--

--> W Watson (1) passed his previous highest score of 172 in County Championship matches
--> W Watson (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 13
--> R Illingworth did not score for 62 minutes in the Yorkshire first innings
--> KJ Grieves (1) passed 10000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 36
--> JB Statham reached 650 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> JB Statham reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> DB Close reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Lancashire first innings





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