Lancashire v Worcestershire
County Championship 1956
VenueOld Trafford, Manchester on 18th, 20th, 21st August 1956 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLancashire 4; Worcestershire 0
UmpiresHG Baldwin, A Skelding
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Lancashire (1) 130/4 (Grieves 2*, Pullar 7*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Whartonc Booth b Horton44      
J Dysonc and b Horton9      
GA Edrichc Broadbent b Chesterton25      
*C Washbrookc Chesterton b Horton43      
KJ Grievesc Horton b Berry33      
G Pullarnot out68      
CSH Smithc Horton b Berry15      
+J Jordandid not bat      
MJ Hiltondid not bat      
JB Stathamdid not bat      
R Tattersalldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(6 wickets, declared, 91.1 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-55, 3-97, 4-128, 5-185, 6-240 (91.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Chesterton46   141151--
Outschoorn7   390--
Horton30   7763--
Jenkins1   020--

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Kenyonc Statham b Hilton52      
*PE Richardsonc Grieves b Tattersall26      
LF Outschoornc Grieves b Hilton15      
G Dewsnot out48      
DW Richardsonc Jordan b Hilton1      
RG Broadbentc Hilton b Dyson13      
MJ Hortonc and b Tattersall9      
RO Jenkinsc Dyson b Hilton12      
+R Boothb Tattersall1      
GH Chestertonc Jordan b Hilton0      
R Berryb Hilton0      
Extras(1 b, 1 nb)2
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)179
Fall of wickets:
1-67, 2-91, 3-98, 4-100, 5-115, 6-151, 7-172, 8-178, 9-179, 10-179 (78.3 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Statham6   2130--
Smith3   0160--
Tattersall25   6563--
Dyson11   2261--

--> A Wharton (1) passed 10000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 19
--> A Wharton (1) passed 11500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 12
--> MJ Hilton reached 650 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Worcestershire first innings





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