Sussex v Leicestershire
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1985
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 7th, 9th, 10th September 1985 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex won by 2 wickets
PointsSussex 22 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Leicestershire 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresMJ Kitchen, R Palmer
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 122/5 (CM Wells 7*, Gould 0*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 259/7 (Gower 121*, Whitticase 14*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IP Butcherb Jones6      
JC Balderstoneb le Roux28      
RA Cobblbw b le Roux3      
*DI Gowerb Jones2      
P Willeynot out74      
JJ Whitakerc Mendis b Reeve18      
PB Cliftlbw b CM Wells0      
PAJ DeFreitaslbw b Reeve0      
+P Whitticasec Gould b le Roux32      
JP Agnewc Gould b le Roux0      
LB Taylorb le Roux0      
Extras(2 lb, 6 nb)8
Total(all out, 56.5 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-27, 3-32, 4-43, 5-80, 6-81, 7-86, 8-159, 9-159, 10-171 (56.5 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
le Roux14.52415--
Jones10   0412--
Reeve20   2532--
CM Wells11   3301--
Barclay1   040--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GD Mendisb Willey33      
AM Greenlbw b Taylor4      
NJ Lenhamb Willey50      
CM Wellslbw b Willey1      
AP Wellsb DeFreitas6      
DA Reevec sub b Taylor10      
+IJ Gouldc Butcher b Taylor0      
GS le Rouxb DeFreitas27      
*JRT Barclaynot out12      
IA Greiglbw b Taylor0      
AN Jonesb Willey26      
Extras(7 b, 6 lb, 25 nb, 2 w)40
Total(all out, 83.4 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-100, 3-108, 4-114, 5-122, 6-123, 7-164, 8-176, 9-176, 10-209 (83.4 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew12   1430--
Taylor17   4504--
DeFreitas23   5592--
Clift19   5360--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IP Butcherb Jones4      
JC Balderstoneb Reeve31      
RA Cobbc sub b CM Wells23      
*DI Gowerc Reeve b Barclay128      
P Willeyc Barclay b Reeve34      
JJ Whitakerc Reeve b Barclay0      
PB Cliftc Greig b Jones14      
PAJ DeFreitasb Jones7      
+P Whitticasenot out55      
LB Taylorc Mendis b Reeve5      
JP Agnewnot out10      
Extras(4 lb, 10 nb, 1 w)15
Total(9 wickets, declared, 108 overs)326
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-61, 3-69, 4-169, 5-170, 6-193, 7-210, 8-276, 9-295
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
le Roux12   1480--
Jones23   4773--
Reeve26   3833--
CM Wells20   5561--
Barclay27   5582--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GD Mendisc sub b Taylor4      
AM Greenb DeFreitas9      
NJ Lenhamc Clift b Willey77      
CM Wellsb Clift1      
AP Wellslbw b Willey21      
+IJ Gouldc Whitaker b Clift101      
GS le Rouxc and b Clift34      
IA Greigc sub b Clift2      
*JRT Barclaynot out8      
DA Reevenot out5      
AN Jonesdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 20 lb, 4 nb, 2 w)27
Total(8 wickets, 67.3 overs)289
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-31, 3-36, 4-65, 5-162, 6-268, 7-271, 8-273
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor13   2511--
Clift22   3604--
Willey15   4652--
Balderstone3   0290--

--> DI Gower (2) passed 15500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 56
--> P Whitticase (2) passed his previous highest score of 47 in first-class matches
--> P Whitticase (2) passed his previous highest score of 47 in County Championship matches
--> NJ Lenham (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 73
--> GS le Roux reached 650 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> AN Jones reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> LB Taylor reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Sussex first innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive