Worcestershire v Leicestershire
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1987
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 13th, 15th, 16th June 1987 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWorcestershire 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Leicestershire 4 (Batting 1, Bowling 3)
UmpiresB Dudleston, NT Plews
Close of play day 1Worcestershire (1) 65/2 (Botham 42*, D'Oliveira 3*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (1) 183/6 (Rhodes 44*, Newport 17*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Potterb Dilley6      
RA Cobbc D'Oliveira b Dilley3      
*P Willeyc Rhodes b Radford48      
JJ Whitakerb Botham13      
DI Gowerc Rhodes b Pridgeon33      
TJ Boonb Dilley6      
+P Whitticaseb Radford16      
PAJ DeFreitasc Radford b Dilley14      
WKM Benjaminc Rhodes b Dilley3      
JP Agnewb Dilley3      
LB Taylornot out0      
Extras(5 b, 7 lb, 2 nb)14
Total(all out, 54.3 overs)159
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-9, 3-31, 4-84, 5-112, 6-132, 7-142, 8-145, 9-158, 10-159 (54.3 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Radford15   4412--
Botham12   3231--
Newport5   0260--
Pridgeon7   2141--

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TS Curtisc Potter b DeFreitas10      
IT Bothamb Benjamin49      
GA Hicklbw b Agnew1      
DB D'Oliveirab DeFreitas5      
*PA Nealec DeFreitas b Willey31      
MJ Westonc Whitticase b Agnew10      
+SJ Rhodesc Potter b Agnew80      
PJ Newportc Gower b Agnew21      
NV Radfordlbw b Agnew2      
GR Dilleynot out8      
AP Pridgeondid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 10 lb, 3 nb, 3 w)17
Total(9 wickets, declared, 104.1 overs)234
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-56, 3-75, 4-77, 5-91, 6-151, 7-192, 8-194, 9-234 (104.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DeFreitas36   13622--
Benjamin30   8741--
Willey3   161--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Potterc Rhodes b Dilley0      
RA Cobbnot out36      
*P Willeyc D'Oliveira b Botham12      
JJ Whitakernot out16      
DI Gowerdid not bat      
TJ Boondid not bat      
+P Whitticasedid not bat      
PAJ DeFreitasdid not bat      
WKM Benjamindid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(6 nb)6
Total(2 wickets, 25 overs)70
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-49
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dilley9   2261--
Radford6   0160--
Botham6   1161--
Pridgeon4   0120--

--> Worcestershire score at 100 overs in the first innings was 208-8
--> SJ Rhodes (1) passed his previous highest score of 78 in first-class matches
--> SJ Rhodes (1) passed his previous highest score of 78 in County Championship matches
--> GR Dilley reached 250 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> GR Dilley achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 6-57)





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