Leicestershire v Sussex
County Championship 1975
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 14th, 15th, 16th May 1975 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 6 (Batting 3, Bowling 3); Sussex 7 (Batting 3, Bowling 4)
UmpiresR Aspinall, BJ Meyer
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 20/1 (Morley 11*, Spencer 0*; 13 overs)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 47/1 (Dudleston 16*, Balderstone 28*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonc and b Phillipson60      
JF Steelec Greig b Phillipson61      
JC Balderstonec Snow b Greig10      
BF Davisonlbw b Greig1      
+RW Tolchardc Mansell b Greig2      
*R Illingworthlbw b Snow29      
MEJC Normanlbw b Spencer2      
J Birkenshawc Parsons b Greig33      
NM McVickernot out40      
GD McKenzierun out6      
K Higgsb Barclay14      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 100 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-110, 2-132, 3-133, 4-136, 5-138, 6-159, 7-170, 8-221, 9-239, 10-264 (100 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow21   6381--
Spencer20   6561--
Phillipson19   1482--
Greig28   7844--
Barclay3   0131--
Waller9   3190--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Morleyc Tolchard b Birkenshaw11      
JRT Barclaylbw b McKenzie8      
J Spencerc Birkenshaw b McVicker23      
MJJ Faberlbw b Higgs90      
PJ Gravesnot out62      
*AW Greigc Steele b McKenzie68      
JA Snowc and b Higgs3      
AEW Parsonslbw b Higgs2      
+AW Mansellnot out11      
CE Wallerdid not bat      
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 1 w)10
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)288
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-20, 3-105, 4-139, 5-250, 6-253, 7-263
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie16   4442--
Higgs26   6683--
Birkenshaw12   2391--
McVicker14   5341--
Illingworth20   7490--
Balderstone12   2440--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonc Graves b Greig19      
JF Steelec Mansell b Spencer0      
JC Balderstonec Parsons b Greig45      
BF Davisonc Snow b Spencer7      
*R Illingworthnot out65      
+RW Tolchardc Snow b Greig0      
MEJC Normanc Barclay b Waller5      
J Birkenshawrun out23      
NM McVickerc Graves b Waller0      
GD McKenzienot out23      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb)10
Total(8 wickets, declared, 88 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-58, 3-69, 4-81, 5-82, 6-113, 7-148, 8-148
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow1   100--
Spencer20   6472--
Greig42   16803--
Barclay1   020--
Waller24   6582--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Morleyb Birkenshaw3      
JRT Barclayc Tolchard b Steele25      
MJJ Faberc Higgs b Birkenshaw2      
PJ Gravesb Birkenshaw18      
*AW Greigb Birkenshaw0      
AEW Parsonsb Birkenshaw0      
+AW Manselllbw b Steele3      
JA Snownot out8      
J Spencernot out2      
CE Wallerdid not bat      
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(7 wickets, 51 overs)64
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-15, 3-41, 4-42, 5-42, 6-49, 7-61
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie3   090--
Higgs2   030--
Birkenshaw18   8205--
Illingworth10   6120--
Balderstone7   450--
Steele11   6122--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> AEW Parsons made his debut in County Championship matches
--> MEJC Norman made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> MEJC Norman made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> GD McKenzie (2) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> GD McKenzie reached 400 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Sussex first innings





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