Warwickshire v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1956
VenueCourtaulds Ground, Coventry on 1st, 2nd, 3rd August 1956 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 37 runs
PointsWarwickshire 0; Gloucestershire 12
UmpiresJG Langridge, EA Roberts
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Warwickshire (1) 46/0 (Gardner 14*, Horner 28*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CA Miltonc Cartwright b Weeks39      
DM Youngb Bannister97      
*GM Emmettst Spooner b Hollies24      
TW Graveneyc Cartwright b Bannister76      
JF Crappc Townsend b Bannister15      
GEE Lambertc Spooner b Thompson2      
JB Mortimoreb Thompson19      
GJ Lakenot out1      
+P Rochforddid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
BD Wellsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb)6
Total(7 wickets, declared, 84.5 overs)279
Fall of wickets:
1-70, 2-119, 3-239, 4-242, 5-249, 6-277, 7-279 (84.5 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thompson16   2632--
Townsend6   0180--
Weeks16   1601--
Hollies26   6681--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerb Wells37      
NF Hornerc Lake b Cook83      
AVG Woltonb Lambert15      
+RT Spoonerc Rochford b Lambert5      
A Townsendnot out15      
RE Hitchcockc Young b Cook9      
TW Cartwrightlbw b Wells1      
RT Weeksnot out7      
JD Bannisterdid not bat      
*WE Holliesdid not bat      
RG Thompsondid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(6 wickets, declared, 60 overs)181
Fall of wickets:
1-117, 2-132, 3-137, 4-154, 5-168, 6-172
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert18   4492--
Lake8   0380--
Cook15   2522--
Wells19   8332--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CA Miltonnot out30      
DM Youngb Hollies6      
JB Mortimorenot out14      
*GM Emmettdid not bat      
TW Graveneydid not bat      
JF Crappdid not bat      
GEE Lambertdid not bat      
GJ Lakedid not bat      
+P Rochforddid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
BD Wellsdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(1 wicket, declared, 10 overs)53
Fall of wickets:
1-30 (Young)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bannister3   0220--
Hollies5   1251--
Hitchcock2   030--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+RT Spoonerc Milton b Wells29      
NF Hornerc Rochford b Lake7      
AVG Woltonc Wells b Lambert35      
RE Hitchcockc Mortimore b Wells13      
A Townsendc Graveney b Wells1      
JD Bannisterc Lambert b Cook17      
FC Gardnerc Graveney b Wells2      
RT Weeksc Lambert b Cook5      
TW Cartwrightst Rochford b Cook0      
*WE Holliesnot out3      
RG Thompsonb Wells1      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 23.4 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-55, 3-79, 4-84, 5-86, 6-104, 7-104, 8-109, 9-109, 10-114 (23.4 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert6   0371--
Lake1   0111--
Cook6   2303--

--> JF Crapp (1) passed 20000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 6
--> NF Horner (1) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 4
--> C Cook reached 1150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> BD Wells reached 350 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Warwickshire second innings





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