Cambridge University v Worcestershire
University Match 1961
VenueFP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge on 10th, 12th, 13th June 1961 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultWorcestershire won by 121 runs
UmpiresHG Baldwin, AEG Rhodes
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 41/1 (Craig 23*, Kirby 12*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 12/0 (Horton 11*, Headley 1*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Hortonrun out63      
RGA Headleyc Smith b Pearson0      
TW Graveneynot out152      
DW Richardsonc Thomson b Jefferson0      
*G Dewsst Smith b Brodrick42      
TE Daviesnot out65      
+R Boothdid not bat      
JA Standendid not bat      
N Gifforddid not bat      
LJ Coldwelldid not bat      
JA Flavelldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 7 lb)8
Total(4 wickets, declared, 117 overs)330
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-113, 3-113, 4-195
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jefferson22   2691--
Pearson19   4551--
Willard18   3650--
Brodrick39   11901--
Kirby19   6430--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EJ Craiglbw b Gifford63      
A Goodfellowb Flavell6      
*D Kirbyb Standen12      
JWT Wilcoxc Graveney b Flavell10      
NSK Reddyc Headley b Gifford1      
RH Thomsonc Richardson b Flavell4      
MJL Willardc Headley b Flavell8      
RI Jeffersonc Gifford b Flavell5      
PD Brodrickst Booth b Gifford0      
+MGM Smithnot out18      
AJG Pearsonb Flavell16      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(all out, 88.3 overs)147
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-41, 3-83, 4-84, 5-99, 6-99, 7-107, 8-112, 9-112, 10-147 (88.3 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Coldwell19   7360--
Standen13   2151--
Gifford23   12403--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Hortonc Wilcox b Jefferson50      
RGA Headleynot out27      
TW Graveneydid not bat      
DW Richardsondid not bat      
*G Dewsdid not bat      
TE Daviesdid not bat      
+R Boothdid not bat      
JA Standendid not bat      
N Gifforddid not bat      
LJ Coldwelldid not bat      
JA Flavelldid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(1 wicket, declared, 26.5 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-78 (Horton, 26.5 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pearson1   060--
Willard6   0140--
Brodrick12   1340--
Kirby5   1120--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EJ Craigc Headley b Horton28      
A Goodfellowc Headley b Horton2      
MJL Willardc Richardson b Horton17      
*D Kirbyb Gifford6      
NSK Reddyb Gifford40      
JWT Wilcoxc Richardson b Gifford3      
RH Thomsonc Horton b Gifford18      
RI Jeffersonc Booth b Gifford0      
PD Brodrickb Horton1      
+MGM Smithlbw b Horton6      
AJG Pearsonnot out0      
Extras(15 b, 4 lb)19
Total(all out, 94.2 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-46, 3-53, 4-55, 5-81, 6-119, 7-121, 8-126, 9-140, 10-140 (94.2 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flavell5   180--
Coldwell6   350--
Standen5   270--
Gifford41   26485--

--> MJ Horton (1) passed 10000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 21
--> TW Graveney (1) passed 29500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 68
--> TE Davies (1) passed his previous highest score of 51 in first-class matches
--> MGM Smith made his debut in first-class matches
--> AJG Pearson (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> EJ Craig (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 12
--> MGM Smith made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> N Gifford reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Cambridge University second innings





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