Kent v Sussex
County Championship 1976
VenueSt Lawrence Ground, Canterbury on 8th, 9th, 10th September 1976 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsKent 7 (Batting 4, Bowling 3); Sussex 6 (Batting 4, Bowling 2)
UmpiresAE Fagg, JG Langridge
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 49/1 (Barclay 37*, Knight 4*; 23 overs)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 173/6 (Knott 2*, Hills 0*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Woolmerc Graves b Buss114     
GW Johnsonrun out8     
CJ Tavaréc Javed Miandad b Buss86     
Asif Iqbalc Knight b Cheatle0     
*MH Dennessnot out64     
AGE Ealhamc Long b Cheatle1     
+APE Knottb Snow144     
CJC Rowenot out1     
RW Hillsdid not bat      
DL Underwooddid not bat      
KBS Jarvisdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)14
Total(6 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)432
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-219, 3-219, 4-221, 5-222, 6-427
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow16   2751--
Phillipson14   2510--
Buss14   4412--
Knight14   2570--
Cheatle21   21032--
Barclay9   3460--
Javed Miandad12   1450--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JRT Barclayb Johnson41     
GD Mendislbw b Johnson7     
RDV Knightc Denness b Johnson9     
Javed Miandadc Woolmer b Asif Iqbal162     
*PJ Gravesc Woolmer b Asif Iqbal52     
JJ Groomec Knott b Jarvis14     
MA Bussnot out3     
JA Snowc sub b Asif Iqbal1     
+A Longnot out8     
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
RGL Cheatledid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 8 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)19
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)316
Fall of wickets:
1-44, 2-55, 3-68, 4-259, 5-304, 6-304, 7-305
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jarvis15   2541--
Hills14   3590--
Underwood12   6180--
Johnson32   5763--
Rowe18   6620--
Asif Iqbal9   2283--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Woolmerc Groome b Phillipson21     
GW Johnsonc Phillipson b Cheatle39     
CJ Tavaréc Graves b Cheatle23     
Asif Iqbalc Graves b Cheatle40     
AGE Ealhamc Buss b Cheatle19     
CJC Rowest Long b Barclay23     
+APE Knottc and b Cheatle2     
RW Hillsb Cheatle0     
*MH Dennessnot out20     
DL Underwoodb Barclay10     
KBS Jarvisdid not bat      
Extras(6 lb, 2 w)8
Total(9 wickets, declared, 58.2 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-51, 2-75, 3-117, 4-138, 5-167, 6-173, 7-173, 8-174, 9-205 (58.2 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow4   0250--
Phillipson7   0331--
Buss9   2280--
Knight2   1140--
Cheatle21   9546--
Javed Miandad1   010--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JRT Barclayc Denness b Asif Iqbal44     
GD Mendisb Johnson10     
RDV Knightb Jarvis63     
Javed Miandadc Knott b Asif Iqbal82     
*PJ Gravesc Knott b Hills12     
MA Bussc Knott b Hills4     
JA Snowc Tavaré b Asif Iqbal5     
JJ Groomenot out12     
+A Longlbw b Jarvis10     
CP Phillipsonnot out1     
RGL Cheatledid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 23 lb, 1 nb)27
Total(8 wickets, 109 overs)270
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-90, 3-222, 4-229, 5-239, 6-242, 7-246, 8-269
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jarvis22   6572--
Hills18   4422--
Johnson31   7501--
Rowe22   10430--
Asif Iqbal16   4513--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> RA Woolmer (1) passed 7000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 87
--> CJ Tavaré (1) passed his previous highest score of 67 in County Championship matches
--> APE Knott (1) 100 in 70 minutes
--> APE Knott (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in County Championship matches
--> JRT Barclay (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 35
--> Javed Miandad (1) passed his previous highest score of 135 in County Championship matches
--> Javed Miandad (1) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 40
--> Asif Iqbal (2) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 20
--> JRT Barclay (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 44
--> RDV Knight (2) passed 10500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> RGL Cheatle achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Kent second innings (previous best was 2-103)
--> RGL Cheatle achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Kent second innings (previous best was 2-103)

Knott's century was the fastest of the season and won him the Walter Lawrence Trophy.





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