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Leicestershire v Essex
Schweppes County Championship 1979
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 1st, 3rd, 4th September 1979 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLeicestershire won by 197 runs
PointsLeicestershire 20 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Essex 4 (Batting 1, Bowling 3)
UmpiresWL Budd, DO Oslear
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 98/2 (McEwan 20*, Fletcher 0*; 34 overs)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 226/1 (Steele 107*, Balderstone 66*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonlbw b Turner62     
JF Steelelbw b Acfield56     
JC Balderstoneb Acfield55     
BF Davisonlbw b East27     
NE Briersc Phillip b East15     
PB Cliftc Turner b East23     
*+RW Tolchardnot out39     
J Birkenshawrun out1     
P Boothnot out12     
NGB Cookdid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 13 lb, 5 nb)20
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)310
Fall of wickets:
1-96, 2-149, 3-208, 4-222, 5-235, 6-272, 7-274
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever12   4420--
Phillip7   1210--
Turner13   5221--
Acfield38   51252--
East30   6803--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Dennessc Tolchard b Booth16     
BR Hardiec Tolchard b Birkenshaw45     
KS McEwanc Steele b Birkenshaw21     
*KWR Fletcherb Cook21     
KR Pontc and b Birkenshaw0     
N Phillipb Cook13     
S Turnerrun out1     
+N Smithb Clift11     
RE Eastc Tolchard b Cook9     
JK Leverb Clift3     
DL Acfieldnot out5     
Extras(9 b, 6 lb, 6 nb, 1 w)22
Total(all out, 69.5 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-98, 3-99, 4-99, 5-132, 6-134, 7-150, 8-150, 9-153, 10-167 (69.5 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew10   5230--
Booth9   3241--
Clift16   4372--
Cook25.510413--
Birkenshaw9   3203--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JF Steelenot out107     
B Dudlestonb Lever20     
JC Balderstonenot out66     
BF Davisondid not bat      
NE Briersdid not bat      
PB Cliftdid not bat      
*+RW Tolcharddid not bat      
J Birkenshawdid not bat      
P Boothdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 20 lb, 3 nb)33
Total(1 wicket, declared, 86.4 overs)226
Fall of wickets:
1-40 (Dudleston)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever20.41541--
Phillip6   0230--
Turner17   4370--
Acfield20   8380--
East23   7410--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Dennessc Tolchard b Cook28     
BR Hardienot out59     
KS McEwanc Birkenshaw b Cook2     
*KWR Fletcherb Cook1     
KR Pontc Davison b Cook18     
N Phillipc Birkenshaw b Cook0     
S Turnerc Cook b Balderstone39     
JK Leverc Birkenshaw b Balderstone4     
+N Smithst Tolchard b Cook9     
RE Eastc sub b Birkenshaw3     
DL Acfieldst Tolchard b Birkenshaw0     
Extras(8 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 67.3 overs)172
Fall of wickets:
1-54, 2-56, 3-60, 4-80, 5-82, 6-147, 7-151, 8-168, 9-172, 10-172 (67.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew5   1140--
Clift7   3120--
Cook26   12576--
Birkenshaw25.38672--
Balderstone4   0132--

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
--> B Dudleston (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 30
--> RW Tolchard (1) passed 12000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 21
--> BR Hardie (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 17
--> BR Hardie (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 23
--> KWR Fletcher (1) passed 19000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 17
--> JF Steele (2) passed 11000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 79
--> MH Denness (2) passed 25000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 7
--> NGB Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Essex second innings (previous best was 6-72)
--> J Birkenshaw reached 1050 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex second innings
--> JC Balderstone reached 250 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Essex second innings
--> NGB Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Essex second innings (previous best was 6-72)

 

 

 

 

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