Worcestershire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1964
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 1st, 3rd August 1964 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWorcestershire won by an innings and 27 runs
PointsWorcestershire 10; Leicestershire 0
UmpiresJH Parks, TW Spencer
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), W Faithfull (Worcestershire)
Close of play day 1Worcestershire (1) 145/2 (Horton 49*, Graveney 65*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Boothb Horton21      
HD Birdc Headley b Gifford28      
GF Crossc Headley b Gifford59      
PA Mundenlbw b Flavell3      
J Birkenshawc Gifford b Flavell5      
J van Gelovenc Gifford b Horton0      
*D Kirbyb Flavell0      
+R Julianc Graveney b Gifford12      
CT Spencerb Horton1      
JS Savageb Horton4      
T Thompsonnot out0      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 74.3 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-59, 3-70, 4-76, 5-89, 6-89, 7-127, 8-130, 9-138, 10-141 (74.3 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flavell17   4313--
Carter9   1250--
Standen3   240--
Horton26   6494--

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Hortonlbw b van Geloven65      
CD Fearnleyc Kirby b Cross2      
RGA Headleyb Spencer21      
TW Graveneylbw b Birkenshaw109      
*D Kenyonc van Geloven b Savage10      
DW Richardsonb Savage66      
+R Boothst Julian b Savage22      
JA Standenc van Geloven b Savage0      
N Giffordrun out3      
JA Flavellb van Geloven1      
RGM Carternot out1      
Extras(16 b, 2 lb)18
Total(all out, 117 overs)318
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-31, 3-181, 4-215, 5-219, 6-300, 7-300, 8-303, 9-316, 10-318 (117 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer25   6851--
Cross22   7551--
Savage30   9714--
van Geloven20   5532--
Thompson10   4200--
Birkenshaw10   5161--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Boothb Flavell22      
HD Birdc Booth b Gifford4      
GF Crossc Richardson b Gifford28      
PA Mundenc Richardson b Horton20      
J Birkenshawc Kenyon b Gifford14      
J van Gelovenc Standen b Gifford9      
*D Kirbyc Standen b Gifford0      
+R Julianc Booth b Gifford21      
CT Spencerlbw b Gifford11      
JS Savagec and b Horton10      
T Thompsonnot out2      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 74.3 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-51, 3-79, 4-79, 5-93, 6-101, 7-110, 8-130, 9-148, 10-150 (74.3 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flavell14   4241--
Carter4   230--
Gifford27   10637--
Standen4   250--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> BJ Booth (2) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 1
--> PA Munden made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> PA Munden made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> JS Savage reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> J van Geloven reached 450 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> CT Spencer reached 1000 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> JS Savage reached 700 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> JS Savage reached 600 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Worcestershire first innings





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