CricketArchive

f21486
cc10759
Essex v Kent
County Championship 1956
VenueVista Road Recreation Ground, Clacton-on-Sea on 11th, 13th, 14th August 1956 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsEssex 4; Kent 0
UmpiresRSM Lay, AE Pothecary
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 98/4 (Bear 21*)
Close of play day 2Kent (1) 143/7 (Allan 60*, Ridgway 31*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc Cowdrey b Ridgway14     
GW Horrexb Ridgway19     
+B Taylorc Ridgway b Halfyard22     
*DJ Insolec Ridgway b Dixon20     
MJ Bearlbw b Dixon98     
LA Savillc Evans b Halfyard23     
GJ Smithc Ridgway b Allan2     
WT Greensmithnot out23     
R Smithb Dixon21     
JA Baileynot out0     
KC Prestondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(8 wickets, declared, 97 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-56, 3-56, 4-98, 5-162, 6-177, 7-218, 8-248
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ridgway23   6482--
Halfyard28   6702--
Dixon22   7443--
Wright15   3550--
Allan9   1251--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AH Phebeyb Preston0     
JM Prodgerrun out2     
AE Faggb R Smith17     
MC Cowdreyc and b Preston3     
JM Allanc Preston b Greensmith72     
AL Dixonc Savill b Greensmith16     
+TG Evansc Taylor b R Smith0     
J Pettifordb R Smith9     
F Ridgwayst Taylor b Greensmith68     
DJ Halfyardb R Smith26     
*DVP Wrightnot out2     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 73.2 overs)227
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-10, 3-20, 4-22, 5-56, 6-57, 7-88, 8-192, 9-210, 10-227 (73.2 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston18   4502--
Bailey18   3680--
R Smith24.28524--
Greensmith13   2453--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc Prodger b Dixon51     
GW Horrexb Allan24     
+B Taylorc Pettiford b Allan0     
*DJ Insolest Evans b Allan22     
MJ Bearb Dixon16     
R Smithc Allan b Dixon4     
GJ Smithb Allan10     
KC Prestonb Allan0     
WT Greensmithnot out9     
LA Savillnot out1     
JA Baileydid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)7
Total(8 wickets, declared, 42 overs)144
Fall of wickets:
1-71, 2-71, 3-83, 4-111, 5-119, 6-126, 7-126, 8-143
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ridgway6   0240--
Halfyard7   1420--
Dixon13   3283--
Wright2   0120--
Allan14   5315--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AH Phebeylbw b Bailey7     
+TG Evansc Bear b Bailey14     
AE Faggnot out40     
MC Cowdreyb Preston46     
DJ Halfyardc and b Preston0     
AL Dixonnot out5     
JM Prodgerdid not bat      
JM Allandid not bat      
J Pettiforddid not bat      
F Ridgwaydid not bat      
*DVP Wrightdid not bat      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(4 wickets, 25 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-28, 3-107, 4-107
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston9   0412--
Bailey9   0332--
R Smith4   0180--
Greensmith3   0200--

Notes
--> GW Horrex made his debut in County Championship matches
--> GW Horrex made his debut in first-class matches
--> MJ Bear (1) passed his previous highest score of 53 in first-class matches
--> MJ Bear (1) passed his previous highest score of 53 in County Championship matches
--> MJ Bear (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 82
--> MC Cowdrey (1) passed 4000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 1
--> TC Dodds (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 25
--> TC Dodds (2) passed 16500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 19
--> DJ Halfyard reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> DJ Halfyard reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> F Ridgway reached 650 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> R Smith reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Kent first innings
--> JM Allan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Essex second innings (previous best was 5-45)

 

 

 

 

This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles



LATEST SCORES

CURRENT EVENTS

View all Current Events CLICK HERE






We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2014 CricketArchive