Worcestershire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1972
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 15th, 17th, 18th July 1972 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWorcestershire won by 44 runs
PointsWorcestershire 14 (Batting 3, Bowling 1); Leicestershire 7 (Batting 5, Bowling 2)
UmpiresJG Langridge, H Yarnold
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 16/0 (Dudleston 8*, Steele 7*; 6 overs)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 87/0 (Headley 39*, Turner 37*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RGA Headleyc and b Steele30     
GM Turnerb McKenzie9     
JM Parkerrun out45     
JA Ormrodnot out157     
TJ Yardleyc Tolchard b McKenzie2     
DER Stewartrun out34     
IN Johnsonb Matthews22     
KW Wilkinsonc Tolchard b Birkenshaw20     
+HG Wilcockc and b Birkenshaw0     
VA Holdernot out8     
AP Pridgeondid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 nb)10
Total(8 wickets, declared, 110 overs)337
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-74, 3-105, 4-119, 5-205, 6-270, 7-321, 8-323
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie19   3552--
Higgs18   0610--
Matthews15   2611--
Davison3   0140--
Birkenshaw31   6712--
Steele16   8321--
Dudleston2   0160--
Haywood6   0170--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonb Wilkinson132     
JF Steelec Johnson b Ormrod76     
JC Balderstonec and b Wilkinson51     
BF Davisonnot out15     
BJ Boothb Holder22     
PR Haywooddid not bat      
*+RW Tolcharddid not bat      
J Birkenshawdid not bat      
GD McKenziedid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
RB Matthewsdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 8 lb, 8 nb, 1 w)27
Total(4 wickets, declared, 92.1 overs)323
Fall of wickets:
1-145, 2-249, 3-286, 4-323 (92.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pridgeon15   4440--
Johnson22   3690--
Wilkinson9   0462--
Ormrod20   3761--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RGA Headleyc Higgs b Birkenshaw52     
GM Turnerc Tolchard b McKenzie50     
JM Parkerc Steele b Birkenshaw36     
JA Ormrodrun out26     
TJ Yardleynot out33     
DER Stewartc Dudleston b Balderstone9     
IN Johnsonc Dudleston b Balderstone2     
KW Wilkinsonnot out10     
+HG Wilcockdid not bat      
VA Holderdid not bat      
AP Pridgeondid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 10 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)22
Total(6 wickets, declared, 90 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-115, 2-119, 3-176, 4-187, 5-220, 6-222
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie17   5221--
Higgs9   3280--
Matthews7   2180--
Birkenshaw29   6902--
Steele14   4230--
Haywood2   110--
Booth1   100--
Balderstone11   0362--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonb Pridgeon17     
JF Steeleb Holder2     
BF Davisonc Pridgeon b Ormrod12     
JC Balderstonenot out81     
PR Haywoodc Wilcock b Ormrod14     
*+RW Tolchardc Wilkinson b Pridgeon42     
GD McKenzielbw b Holder4     
BJ Boothc Wilcock b Pridgeon11     
J Birkenshawc Wilcock b Holder4     
K Higgsc Wilcock b Holder0     
RB Matthewsc Wilcock b Holder4     
Extras(2 b, 17 lb)19
Total(all out, 34.4 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-19, 3-43, 4-95, 5-173, 6-178, 7-193, 8-206, 9-208, 10-210 (34.4 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pridgeon10   1503--
Johnson6   1400--
Ormrod7   0572--

--> AP Pridgeon made his debut in County Championship matches
--> JA Ormrod (1) passed his previous highest score of 155 in County Championship matches
--> JA Ormrod (1) passed his previous highest score of 155 in first-class matches
--> JA Ormrod (1) passed 9500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 4
--> IN Johnson (1) passed his previous highest score of 12 in County Championship matches
--> IN Johnson (1) passed his previous highest score of 12 in first-class matches
--> BJ Booth (1) passed 13000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 16
--> JM Parker (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> B Dudleston (2) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 8
--> JC Balderstone (2) passed his previous highest score of 71 in County Championship matches
--> JC Balderstone reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Worcestershire second innings
--> AP Pridgeon achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Leicestershire second innings (previous best was 0-20)
--> VA Holder reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Leicestershire second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
| Home | Privacy Policy | Contact |
Copyright © 2003-2017 CricketArchive