Gloucestershire v Sussex
County Championship 1961
VenueAshley Down Ground, Bristol on 17th, 19th, 20th June 1961 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsGloucestershire 0; Sussex 4 (Batting 2)
UmpiresJ Arnold, WFF Price
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 68/5 (Bernard 6*, Allen 7*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 190/5 (Smith 81*, Parks 63*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ASM Oakmanc Allen b A'Court2      
RJ Langridgelbw b A'Court5      
*ER Dexterb A'Court1      
KG Suttlelbw b Smith15      
+JM Parksc Meyer b Smith5      
DV Smithc Meyer b Smith1      
LJ Lenhamb Smith51      
GC Cooperb A'Court28      
FR Pountainc Meyer b Smith3      
NI Thomsonnot out25      
RV Bellc Nicholls b Allen12      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb)7
Total(all out, 76.1 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-8, 3-15, 4-24, 5-26, 6-35, 7-112, 8-114, 9-121, 10-155 (76.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith33   7635--
A'Court24   3464--
Bernard9   4240--
Nicholls1   0100--
Cook4   320--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Carpenterc Parks b Thomson3      
RB Nichollslbw b Thomson0      
DG Hawkinsc Bell b Pountain13      
*CA Miltonc Parks b Thomson23      
JB Mortimoreb Dexter7      
JR Bernardc Thomson b Smith18      
DA Allenc Parks b Thomson9      
+BJ Meyerrun out32      
DR Smithb Thomson0      
DG A'Courtb Thomson6      
C Cooknot out5      
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 2 w)12
Total(all out, 77 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-10, 3-27, 4-45, 5-52, 6-70, 7-70, 8-86, 9-109, 10-128 (77 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson28   12346--
Pountain11   1211--
Smith14   7171--
Dexter19   5331--
Bell5   1110--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ASM Oakmanc Milton b Smith6      
RJ Langridgeb Smith0      
LJ Lenhamb Cook26      
KG Suttlec Meyer b A'Court3      
*ER Dexterb A'Court0      
+JM Parksc Hawkins b A'Court87      
DV Smithb Smith105      
GC Cooperc Milton b Smith0      
FR Pountainrun out1      
NI Thomsonnot out5      
RV Bellc Smith b Allen1      
Extras(7 b, 6 lb)13
Total(all out, 129.5 overs)247
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-10, 3-17, 4-17, 5-49, 6-239, 7-239, 8-240, 9-243, 10-247 (129.5 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith38   8814--
A'Court40   11583--
Cook26   18191--
Mortimore8   5150--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Carpenterc Suttle b Bell74      
RB Nichollsc Oakman b Bell44      
DG Hawkinsb Bell15      
*CA Miltonc and b Dexter47      
JR Bernardc Lenham b Thomson18      
JB Mortimorec Oakman b Dexter8      
DR Smithc Oakman b Dexter17      
DA Allennot out14      
+BJ Meyernot out20      
DG A'Courtdid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
Extras(8 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)10
Total(7 wickets, 91 overs)267
Fall of wickets:
1-97, 2-129, 3-154, 4-195, 5-212, 6-216, 7-240
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson25   4751--
Smith4   260--
Dexter26   11563--
Bell27   8933--
Cooper9   2270--

--> D Carpenter (2) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> DR Smith reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 5th wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> NI Thomson reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings





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