Yorkshire v Middlesex
County Championship 1955
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 13th, 15th, 16th August 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMiddlesex won by 5 wickets
PointsYorkshire 0; Middlesex 12
UmpiresE Cooke, H Elliott
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 124/6 (Titmus 1*, Compton 0*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 76/2 (Robertson 37*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WHH Sutcliffeb Moss0      
FA Lowsonc Compton b Bennett24      
JV Wilsonc Compton b Moss14      
DEV Padgettc Young b Bennett8      
R Illingworthc Bennett b Titmus11      
*NWD Yardleyb Titmus21      
K Taylorlbw b Moss16      
JH Wardlec Bennett b Warr9      
FS Truemanb Warr23      
+JG Binksb Titmus9      
MJ Cowannot out0      
Extras(8 b, 6 lb, 2 nb)16
Total(all out, 62.2 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-22, 3-41, 4-62, 5-64, 6-97, 7-115, 8-115, 9-149, 10-151 (62.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss17   6403--
Bennett9   3122--
Titmus22   5443--
Young2   200--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Dewesc Wardle b Trueman29      
JDB Robertsonc Illingworth b Trueman8      
SM Brownc Binks b Trueman2      
*WJ Edrichc Wilson b Cowan38      
GPS Delislec Illingworth b Cowan26      
D Bennettc Binks b Cowan4      
FJ Titmusnot out14      
+LH Comptonc Yardley b Trueman9      
JJ Warrb Cowan4      
JA Youngb Cowan8      
AE Mossb Cowan0      
Extras(4 b, 8 lb, 5 nb)17
Total(all out, 55.5 overs)159
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-22, 3-55, 4-111, 5-123, 6-124, 7-137, 8-149, 9-159, 10-159 (55.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman22   4524--
Wardle11   3300--
Illingworth2   080--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WHH Sutcliffeb Titmus59      
FA Lowsonlbw b Warr4      
JV Wilsonb Moss32      
DEV Padgettc Compton b Young29      
R Illingworthlbw b Young6      
*NWD Yardleyc and b Titmus21      
K Taylorlbw b Titmus0      
JH Wardlec Warr b Young0      
FS Truemanc Dewes b Titmus9      
+JG Binksc and b Titmus4      
MJ Cowannot out3      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 83.3 overs)175
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-77, 3-109, 4-126, 5-143, 6-144, 7-147, 8-156, 9-168, 10-175 (83.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss13   1561--
Warr8   2111--
Bennett7   290--
Young22   10333--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Dewesc Binks b Trueman2      
JDB Robertsonb Trueman82      
SM Brownb Wardle28      
*WJ Edrichlbw b Wardle7      
GPS Delislec Yardley b Trueman4      
D Bennettnot out24      
FJ Titmusnot out11      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
JA Youngdid not bat      
AE Mossdid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)12
Total(5 wickets, 64.1 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-76, 3-86, 4-99, 5-142
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman18   7483--
Cowan10   1320--
Wardle25   14412--
Taylor1   100--

--> D Bennett (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 21
--> D Bennett reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> JA Young reached 1100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Yorkshire second innings





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