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Leicestershire v Northamptonshire
Schweppes County Championship 1979
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 25th, 27th, 28th August 1979 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 8 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Northamptonshire 6 (Batting 4, Bowling 2)
UmpiresDJ Dennis, AGT Whitehead
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 53/0 (Dudleston 22*, Steele 26*; 21 overs)
Close of play day 2Northamptonshire (2) 88/1 (Willey 59*, Williams 11*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Cooklbw b Shuttleworth18     
P Willeyb Taylor67     
RG Williamsc Dudleston b Shuttleworth9     
AJ Lambb Clift178     
TJ Yardleyc Gower b Clift18     
RM Carterlbw b Clift0     
+G Sharpb Steele35     
*PJ Wattsst Dudleston b Birkenshaw9     
A Hodgsonc Shuttleworth b Birkenshaw0     
TM Lambrun out0     
BJ Griffithsnot out1     
Extras(14 b, 16 lb, 1 nb)31
Total(all out, 95.5 overs)366
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-80, 3-144, 4-193, 5-193, 6-315, 7-350, 8-352, 9-364, 10-366 (95.5 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor14   2501--
Higgs15   2480--
Shuttleworth8   0402--
Clift23.58683--
Cook10   1380--
Balderstone9   1390--
Birkenshaw10   2292--
Steele6   0231--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+B Dudlestonlbw b Williams93     
JF Steelec Cook b TM Lamb46     
JC Balderstonec Willey b Griffiths34     
BF Davisonc AJ Lamb b Griffiths35     
DI Gowernot out84     
PB Cliftc Watts b Hodgson29     
J Birkenshawnot out17     
K Shuttleworthdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
*K Higgsdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 10 lb, 3 nb)19
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 104 overs)357
Fall of wickets:
1-119, 2-172, 3-196, 4-264, 5-318
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Griffiths22   4602--
Hodgson17   2831--
Willey25   4730--
TM Lamb18   4671--
Williams22   5551--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Cookb Cook16     
P Willeyc Higgs b Cook69     
RG Williamsrun out11     
AJ Lambb Cook12     
TJ Yardleyc Gower b Shuttleworth57     
RM Carterc Davison b Birkenshaw9     
+G Sharpb Cook32     
*PJ Wattsc Steele b Cook13     
A Hodgsonc Davison b Cook5     
TM Lambnot out6     
BJ Griffithsb Clift5     
Extras(5 b, 10 lb)15
Total(all out, 127.2 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-89, 3-105, 4-122, 5-142, 6-194, 7-224, 8-230, 9-241, 10-250 (127.2 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor1   100--
Higgs4   0170--
Shuttleworth11   2191--
Clift4.21121--
Cook43   17726--
Balderstone31   10500--
Birkenshaw22   3471--
Steele11   6180--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+B Dudlestonb Griffiths11     
BF Davisonlbw b Willey25     
JC Balderstonec Watts b Griffiths1     
DI Gowerc Watts b Hodgson17     
J Birkenshawnot out23     
JF Steelenot out4     
PB Cliftdid not bat      
K Shuttleworthdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
*K Higgsdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(4 wickets, 36 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-31, 3-31, 4-70
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Griffiths8   2252--
Hodgson6   2141--
Willey12   6121--
Williams10   2300--

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
--> Leicestershire score at 100 overs in the first innings was 329-5
--> P Willey (1) passed 9500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 57
--> AJ Lamb (1) passed his previous highest score of 140 in County Championship matches
--> AJ Lamb (1) passed his previous highest score of 140 in first-class matches
--> AJ Lamb (1) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 137
--> JF Steele (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 36
--> JC Balderstone (1) passed 10000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 16
--> RG Williams reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> BJ Griffiths reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> NGB Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Northamptonshire second innings (previous best was 3-44)
--> NGB Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Northamptonshire second innings (previous best was 3-55)

 

 

 

 

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