Essex v Sussex
County Championship 1957
VenueCastle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester on 17th, 18th, 19th July 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to field
ResultEssex won by 184 runs
PointsEssex 12; Sussex 0
UmpiresTJ Bartley, DE Davies
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 237 all out
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 69/4 (Savill 6*, Bear 13*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsb Bates13      
G Barkerc Cogger b Bates107      
+B Taylorc Suttle b Bates0      
*TE Baileyc Mantell b Foreman61      
LA Savillb James17      
MJ Bearst Mantell b Thomson25      
WT Greensmithc Lenham b Thomson2      
LHR Ralphrun out8      
KC Prestonc Cogger b Bates0      
IM Kingnot out0      
JA Baileylbw b Thomson0      
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 108.3 overs)237
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-19, 3-156, 4-195, 5-210, 6-221, 7-233, 8-237, 9-237, 10-237 (108.3 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates26   8624--
James35   14651--
Cogger4   0180--
Suttle8   2320--
Foreman8   5131--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AE Jameslbw b King19      
LJ Lenhamc TE Bailey b JA Bailey41      
KG Suttlec Dodds b Ralph18      
JM Parkslbw b Ralph27      
DJ Foremanst Taylor b Greensmith31      
G Potterc Taylor b Greensmith2      
RJ Langridgec Preston b Greensmith0      
GL Coggerc Taylor b Ralph0      
NI Thomsonlbw b Ralph0      
+DN Mantellb Ralph0      
DL Batesnot out0      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 60.2 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-40, 2-82, 3-90, 4-128, 5-135, 6-135, 7-144, 8-144, 9-146, 10-146 (60.2 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston15   4280--
King11   7201--
JA Bailey12   2381--
Greensmith7   0233--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsb James37      
G Barkerc Foreman b Thomson9      
+B Taylorc Mantell b Bates0      
*TE Baileyc Bates b James4      
LA Savillc Foreman b Bates8      
MJ Bearb Suttle42      
WT Greensmithnot out38      
LHR Ralphc Mantell b Suttle0      
KC Prestonnot out11      
IM Kingdid not bat      
JA Baileydid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, declared, 58 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-30, 3-48, 4-51, 5-71, 6-133, 7-137
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson16   4291--
Bates18   3512--
James12   4302--
Suttle12   2392--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AE Jamesc Ralph b TE Bailey10      
LJ Lenhamb Preston0      
KG Suttlec TE Bailey b JA Bailey15      
JM Parksb TE Bailey21      
DJ Foremanb JA Bailey0      
G Potterlbw b TE Bailey1      
RJ Langridgenot out2      
GL Coggerb TE Bailey0      
NI Thomsonlbw b Greensmith1      
+DN Mantellb TE Bailey1      
DL Batesst Taylor b Greensmith1      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 35.3 overs)56
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-10, 3-50, 4-50, 5-51, 6-51, 7-51, 8-52, 9-53, 10-56 (35.3 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston6   1131--
Ralph4   1100--
JA Bailey5   2112--
TE Bailey13   7145--

--> G Barker (1) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 47
--> DJ Foreman (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 26
--> RJ Langridge made his debut in County Championship matches
--> G Potter made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> DL Bates reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Essex first innings
--> TE Bailey reached 1150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Sussex second innings





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