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Leicestershire v Essex
Schweppes County Championship 1977
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 18th, 20th, 21st June 1977 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 7 (Batting 3, Bowling 4); Essex 4 (Bowling 4)
UmpiresWE Phillipson, D Sang Hue
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 9/0 (Hardie 3*, Denness 3*)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 211/3 (Denness 115*, Gooch 33*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JF Steelelbw b Turner7     
*R Illingworthc Smith b Hector8     
JC Balderstoneb Acfield82     
BF Davisonc East b Hector45     
DI Gowerb Acfield46     
+RW Tolchardc Hardie b Turner2     
J Birkenshawc Fletcher b Turner3     
PB Cliftlbw b Acfield9     
K Shuttleworthc Smith b Hector20     
A Wardb Acfield2     
K Higgsnot out15     
Extras(1 b, 14 lb, 7 nb)22
Total(all out, 93 overs)261
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-26, 3-96, 4-192, 5-199, 6-205, 7-224, 8-225, 9-227, 10-261 (93 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Turner36   8843--
Hector19   3563--
Gooch8   0370--
Pont5   0250--
Acfield25   8374--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardiec Higgs b Ward7     
MH Dennesslbw b Shuttleworth10     
KS McEwanb Shuttleworth0     
*KWR Fletcherb Shuttleworth13     
GA Goochb Ward0     
KR Pontlbw b Clift3     
S Turnerc Tolchard b Shuttleworth6     
RE Eastc Steele b Shuttleworth0     
+N Smithb Shuttleworth10     
PA Hectorb Clift0     
DL Acfieldnot out0     
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(all out, 35 overs)53
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-20, 3-21, 4-26, 5-36, 6-38, 7-39, 8-50, 9-53, 10-53 (35 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ward10   4162--
Higgs4   230--
Clift8   2132--
Shuttleworth13   4176--

Essex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardielbw b Ward6     
MH Dennessc Shuttleworth b Davison195     
KS McEwanb Ward0     
*KWR Fletcherrun out46     
GA Goochlbw b Shuttleworth54     
KR Pontlbw b Shuttleworth0     
S Turnerb Gower33     
RE Eastc Higgs b Gower22     
+N Smithc Ward b Gower8     
PA Hectornot out31     
DL Acfieldb Shuttleworth11     
Extras(7 b, 7 lb, 4 nb)18
Total(all out, 156 overs)424
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-22, 3-127, 4-248, 5-248, 6-351, 7-357, 8-371, 9-381, 10-424 (156 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ward20   4512--
Higgs19   5350--
Clift17   2570--
Shuttleworth28   5763--
Birkenshaw23   6480--
Illingworth10   3160--
Balderstone14   4330--
Steele6   350--
Davison9   1381--
Gower10   1473--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JF Steelec Denness b Turner28     
*R Illingworthlbw b Turner33     
JC Balderstoneb Turner11     
BF Davisonnot out63     
DI Gowerb Acfield6     
+RW Tolchardb Turner8     
J Birkenshawb Turner9     
PB Cliftlbw b Turner4     
K Shuttleworthnot out0     
A Warddid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(8 lb)8
Total(7 wickets, 48 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-54, 2-75, 3-75, 4-98, 5-117, 6-157, 7-169
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Turner24   5636--
Hector3   0110--
Acfield21   0881--

Notes
--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> JC Balderstone (1) passed 6000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 33
--> JC Balderstone (1) passed 7000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 51
--> BF Davison (1) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 7
--> MH Denness (2) passed his previous highest score of 178 in County Championship matches
--> MH Denness (2) passed his previous highest score of 188 in first-class matches
--> N Smith (2) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> PA Hector achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 3-61)
--> PA Hector achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 1-62)
--> K Shuttleworth reached 550 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> K Shuttleworth reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> DI Gower achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Essex second innings
--> DI Gower achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Essex second innings

 

 

 

 

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