Yorkshire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1957
VenueThe Circle, Hull on 10th, 11th, 12th July 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by an innings and 12 runs
PointsYorkshire 14 (Batting 2); Leicestershire 0
UmpiresWE Phillipson, W Place
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), C Turner (Yorkshire)
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 71/0 (Watson 26*, Stott 37*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (1) 372/8 (Wardle 6*, Appleyard 2*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterb Appleyard6      
MR Hallamb Appleyard12      
RA Dimentc Close b Trueman23      
*CH Palmerb Appleyard4      
LR Gardnerlbw b Appleyard0      
J van Gelovenlbw b Appleyard59      
+J Firthb Trueman9      
JS Savagelbw b Appleyard24      
RC Smithc Binks b Cowan22      
CT Spencernot out19      
BS Boshierb Trueman5      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 82.5 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-26, 3-44, 4-44, 5-48, 6-87, 7-138, 8-161, 9-171, 10-190 (82.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowan16   5461--
Appleyard22   10356--
Illingworth9   4170--
Wardle11   6210--
Close8   1260--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Watsonc van Geloven b Savage49      
WB Stottc Savage b Boshier139      
JV Wilsonb Boshier49      
DB Closec Gardner b Spencer60      
R Illingworthc Boshier b Smith24      
*WHH Sutcliffec Spencer b Boshier18      
JH Wardlenot out6      
FS Truemanc Hallam b Spencer3      
+JG Binksb Boshier0      
R Appleyardnot out2      
MJ Cowandid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 13 lb, 2 w)22
Total(8 wickets, declared, 121 overs)372
Fall of wickets:
1-109, 2-237, 3-268, 4-333, 5-351, 6-360, 7-366, 8-367
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer30   31032--
Boshier22   3544--
Palmer18   6480--
Smith24   11521--
Savage12   6321--
van Geloven14   1510--
Lester1   0100--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterb Trueman0      
MR Hallamc Wilson b Illingworth60      
RA Dimentlbw b Trueman0      
*CH Palmerc Binks b Trueman11      
LR Gardnerc Trueman b Illingworth39      
J van Gelovenc Trueman b Close0      
+J Firthc Trueman b Illingworth5      
JS Savageb Cowan29      
RC Smithlbw b Illingworth2      
CT Spencerb Illingworth0      
BS Boshiernot out12      
Extras(2 b, 10 lb)12
Total(all out, 81.3 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-28, 4-95, 5-96, 6-115, 7-134, 8-142, 9-144, 10-170 (81.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman12   3383--
Appleyard5   350--
Illingworth27   11525--
Wardle19   9320--
Close12   4151--

--> RC Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in first-class matches
--> RC Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in County Championship matches
--> W Watson (1) passed 16000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 35
--> FS Trueman reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> R Appleyard reached 500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 6th wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> R Illingworth reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Leicestershire second innings
--> FS Trueman reached 500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings





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