Worcestershire v Northamptonshire
Schweppes County Championship 1977
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 9th, 11th, 12th July 1977 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthamptonshire won by 4 wickets
PointsWorcestershire 4 (Bowling 4); Northamptonshire 18 (Batting 2, Bowling 4)
UmpiresHD Bird, WE Phillipson
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (1) 149/3 (Virgin 69*, Hodgson 7*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 203/6 (Gifford 4*, Inchmore 0*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJR Joneslbw b Griffiths2     
GM Turnerc Cook b Hodgson4     
PA Nealec Steele b Bedi49     
EJO Hemsleyb Hodgson19     
BL D'Oliveirac Cook b Griffiths23     
SP Hendersonc Sharp b Bedi25     
+DJ Humphriesb Bedi12     
JD Inchmorec Sharp b Griffiths2     
*N Giffordb Griffiths2     
J Cumbesb Griffiths7     
AP Pridgeonnot out3     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 58 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-9, 3-58, 4-91, 5-109, 6-134, 7-137, 8-137, 9-144, 10-149 (58 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hodgson12   6262--
Griffiths19   6695--
Larkins4   0160--
Mushtaq Mohammad8   2210--
Bedi15   7163--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginlbw b Cumbes107 315   
G Cooklbw b Inchmore17     
DS Steelec Henderson b Pridgeon16     
*Mushtaq Mohammadb D'Oliveira25     
A Hodgsonb Pridgeon9     
P Willeyst Humphries b Gifford14     
W Larkinsb Gifford12     
RG Williamsnot out6     
+G Sharpc Hemsley b Cumbes1     
BS Bedic Neale b Cumbes0     
BJ Griffithslbw b Cumbes0     
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 12 nb)18
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-98, 3-140, 4-166, 5-205, 6-205, 7-220, 8-225, 9-225, 10-225 (93.5 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Inchmore25   4571--
Pridgeon20   4492--
D'Oliveira9   4181--
Gifford20   5392--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJR Jonesc Larkins b Hodgson5     
GM Turnerretired hurt34     
PA Nealec Sharp b Hodgson5     
EJO Hemsleyb Hodgson1     
BL D'Oliveirab Willey84     
SP Hendersonb Mushtaq Mohammad52     
+DJ Humphriesc Mushtaq Mohammad b Bedi6     
*N Giffordc Cook b Willey14     
JD Inchmoreb Bedi33     
J Cumbesnot out10     
AP Pridgeonb Willey0     
Extras(3 b, 9 lb)12
Total(all out, 101.3 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-44, 3-48, 4-157, 5-195, 6-203, 7-240, 8-246, 9-256 (101.3 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hodgson15   1483--
Griffiths14   2530--
Mushtaq Mohammad13   6301--
Bedi24   11392--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginlbw b Gifford27     
G Cookb D'Oliveira67     
DS Steeleb Gifford1     
*Mushtaq Mohammadnot out63     
P Willeyb Gifford3     
W Larkinsc and b Gifford1     
RG Williamsc Humphries b Gifford4     
+G Sharpnot out8     
A Hodgsondid not bat      
BS Bedidid not bat      
BJ Griffithsdid not bat      
Extras(9 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(6 wickets, 70 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-66, 2-74, 3-131, 4-142, 5-148, 6-160
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Inchmore4   0170--
Cumbes7   2130--
Pridgeon9   0360--
D'Oliveira20   5441--
Gifford30   7645--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> BL D'Oliveira (2) passed 18000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 56
--> SP Henderson (2) passed his previous highest score of 25 in first-class matches
--> SP Henderson (2) passed his previous highest score of 25 in County Championship matches
--> BJ Griffiths achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Worcestershire first innings (previous best was 3-54)
--> BS Bedi reached 350 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> BJ Griffiths achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Worcestershire first innings (previous best was 3-59)
--> J Cumbes completed a hat-trick in the Northamptonshire first innings (Sharp, Bedi, Griffiths)
--> GM Turner retired hurt in the Worcestershire second innings having scored 34 (team had lost 3 wickets)





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