Cambridge University v Yorkshire
University Match 1961
VenueFP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge on 3rd, 4th, 5th May 1961 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultYorkshire won by 187 runs
UmpiresWH Copson, F Jakeman
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 29/5 (Brodrick 0*, Atkins 3*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (2) 72/2 (Stott 27*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WB Stottc Brearley b Jefferson21      
JB Bolusst Brearley b Kirby44      
DEV Padgettc Edwards b Willard42      
DB Closec Pearson b Jefferson100      
PJ Sharpec Brodrick b Jefferson17      
R Illingworthb Pearson1      
*JV Wilsonb Jefferson3      
D Wilsonc sub b Jefferson23      
FS Truemanlbw b Pearson0      
+JG Binksrun out8      
RK Plattnot out6      
Extras(7 b, 7 lb)14
Total(all out, 113.4 overs)279
Fall of wickets:
1-45, 2-81, 3-168, 4-212, 5-215, 6-218, 7-265, 8-265, 9-265, 10-279 (113.4 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jefferson28   4745--
Pearson24   6652--
Willard15   4431--
Kirby12   5211--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Kirbyb Platt5      
SJS Clarkelbw b Trueman16      
MJL Willardb Platt2      
NSK Reddyb Trueman0      
MJ Edwardsb Platt0      
PD Brodrickb Trueman5      
G Atkinsc Sharpe b Platt3      
+JM Brearleynot out33      
RI Jeffersonb Trueman1      
AJG Pearsonlbw b Illingworth4      
AR Lewisabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 48.1 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-23, 3-23, 4-23, 5-23, 6-29, 7-50, 8-52, 9-78 (48.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman24   9494--
Platt22   14164--
D Wilson2   140--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WB Stottnot out27      
JB Bolusc Brearley b Jefferson13      
PJ Sharpec Edwards b Brodrick32      
DEV Padgettdid not bat      
DB Closedid not bat      
R Illingworthdid not bat      
*JV Wilsondid not bat      
D Wilsondid not bat      
FS Truemandid not bat      
+JG Binksdid not bat      
RK Plattdid not bat      
Total(2 wickets, declared, 29.4 overs)72
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-72 (29.4 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jefferson8   3111--
Pearson11   2210--
Willard5   0310--
Kirby2   140--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Kirbyrun out9      
SJS Clarkec Sharpe b Illingworth8      
MJL Willardc Padgett b Close24      
+JM Brearleylbw b Illingworth14      
NSK Reddyc Sharpe b D Wilson14      
MJ Edwardsc Sharpe b Close4      
G Atkinsc Sharpe b Illingworth3      
PD Brodrickb Illingworth5      
AJG Pearsonc Close b Illingworth0      
RI Jeffersonnot out0      
AR Lewisabsent hurt
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 69.3 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-27, 3-45, 4-55, 5-73, 6-73, 7-85, 8-85, 9-86 (69.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trueman3   030--
Platt2   120--
D Wilson16   7251--
Close27   11392--

--> JB Bolus (2) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> RI Jefferson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Yorkshire first innings (previous best was 2-44)
--> RI Jefferson achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Yorkshire first innings
--> R Illingworth reached 700 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Cambridge University second innings





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