Cambridge University v Essex
University Match 1977
VenueFP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge on 8th, 9th, 10th June 1977 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresDJ Halfyard, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 156/4 (Hignell 83*, Greig 30*)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 222/8 (Hardie 25*; 63.3 overs)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardienot out118     
SG Plumbc sub b Greig20     
KS McEwanc Roebuck b Greig150     
GA Goochc Coverdale b Popplewell21     
KR Pontnot out45     
R Herbertdid not bat      
+N Smithdid not bat      
PA Hectordid not bat      
*RE Eastdid not bat      
JK Leverdid not bat      
DL Acfielddid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(3 wickets, declared, 82 overs)366
Fall of wickets:
1-43, 2-250, 3-283
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Howat11   1590--
Greig16   1692--
Hayes23   2610--
Popplewell20   3831--
Allbrook12   0820--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+SP Coverdalec Smith b Lever0     
MK Foshc Smith b Hector15     
PM Roebuckrun out4     
*AJ Hignellc Herbert b Lever95     
ARH Danielc Smith b Lever10     
IA Greiglbw b Hector44     
DJ Beaumontb Lever0     
PJ Hayesc Herbert b Hector4     
NFM Popplewelllbw b Lever2     
MG Howatnot out0     
ME Allbrookc Smith b Lever0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 7 nb, 5 w)17
Total(all out, 47 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-24, 3-33, 4-75, 5-185, 6-185, 7-185, 8-190, 9-191, 10-191 (47 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever17   5636--
Hector16   0613--
Gooch7   0450--
Pont2   110--
Acfield5   240--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochlbw b Hayes85     
SG Plumbb Howat11     
R Herbertc Beaumont b Hayes12     
+N Smithb Hayes15     
PA Hectorb Roebuck40     
KR Pontb Howat10     
*RE Eastc Fosh b Howat0     
BR Hardienot out25     
JK Leverc Hignell b Roebuck8     
KS McEwandid not bat      
DL Acfielddid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 8 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(8 wickets, declared, 63.3 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-53, 3-121, 4-130, 5-145, 6-145, 7-210, 8-222 (63.3 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Howat13   3393--
Greig4   1110--
Hayes21   3473--
Popplewell14   3560--
Allbrook6   0300--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> BR Hardie (1) passed 4000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 50
--> KS McEwan (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 70
--> PA Hector made his debut in first-class matches
--> R Herbert (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> JK Lever reached 650 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 6th wicket in the Cambridge University first innings
--> MG Howat achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Essex second innings (previous best was 1-42)





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