Leicestershire v Sussex
Schweppes County Championship 1977
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 1st, 2nd, 3rd June 1977 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 8 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Sussex 6 (Batting 3, Bowling 3)
UmpiresR Julian, PB Wight
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 46/1 (Steele 17*, Balderstone 28*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 70/1 (Barclay 21*, Knight 8*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KC Wesselsc Birkenshaw b Shuttleworth37     
JRT Barclaylbw b Ward1     
RDV Knightc Birkenshaw b Clift33     
Javed Miandadc Illingworth b Clift50     
*PJ Graveslbw b Clift0     
MA Bussb Clift0     
GD Mendisc Shuttleworth b Birkenshaw35     
JA Snowrun out12     
+A Longc Dudleston b Ward47     
CP Phillipsonb Higgs24     
CE Wallernot out2     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 7 nb)13
Total(all out, 98.3 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-55, 3-108, 4-108, 5-108, 6-127, 7-141, 8-204, 9-246, 10-254 (98.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ward12   0412--
Clift27   7604--
Shuttleworth16   3621--
Birkenshaw23   10361--
Illingworth7   470--
Balderstone2   090--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JF Steelec Phillipson b Snow124     
+B Dudlestonlbw b Snow0     
JC Balderstonelbw b Snow33     
BF Davisonc and b Phillipson27     
DI Gowerc Buss b Barclay54     
*R Illingworthlbw b Snow5     
J Birkenshawc Graves b Barclay25     
PB Cliftnot out30     
K Shuttleworthb Snow10     
A Wardlbw b Snow0     
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 101 overs)313
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-52, 3-92, 4-176, 5-198, 6-253, 7-279, 8-313, 9-313 (101 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow25   8706--
Buss25   8590--
Phillipson17   3561--
Waller13   2570--
Barclay11   1402--
Knight10   3260--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KC Wesselslbw b Illingworth40     
JRT Barclayc and b Birkenshaw21     
RDV Knightb Balderstone43     
Javed Miandadc Steele b Birkenshaw11     
*PJ Gravesb Balderstone56     
GD Mendisnot out68     
MA Bussst Dudleston b Balderstone12     
JA Snownot out16     
+A Longdid not bat      
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
CE Wallerdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)15
Total(6 wickets, declared, 128 overs)282
Fall of wickets:
1-59, 2-77, 3-93, 4-145, 5-204, 6-236
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Higgs6   2150--
Clift17   6470--
Shuttleworth5   0150--
Birkenshaw42   15662--
Illingworth29   16421--
Balderstone23   7813--
Steele6   510--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DI Gowerc and b Buss10     
+B Dudlestonc Mendis b Buss4     
JC Balderstonenot out74     
BF Davisonrun out0     
JF Steelenot out27     
*R Illingworthdid not bat      
J Birkenshawdid not bat      
PB Cliftdid not bat      
K Shuttleworthdid not bat      
A Warddid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(4 nb)4
Total(3 wickets, 28 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-21, 3-23
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Buss6   0232--
Phillipson6   0230--
Waller8   1300--
Barclay3   0180--
Javed Miandad5   3210--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> JF Steele (1) passed 7500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 63
--> MA Buss (2) passed 11000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 1
--> GD Mendis (2) passed his previous highest score of 52 in first-class matches
--> GD Mendis (2) passed his previous highest score of 52 in County Championship matches





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