Worcestershire v Lancashire
County Championship 1903
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 21st, 22nd May 1903 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by an innings and 11 runs
PointsWorcestershire -1; Lancashire 1
UmpiresA Pike, CE Richardson
Close of play day 1Lancashire (1) 210/2 (MacLaren 111*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HK Fosterb Brearley35     
FL Bowleyb Brearley42     
EG Arnoldb Brearley0     
GF Wheldonc Haggas b Barnes4     
+GW Gaukrodgerlbw b Brearley4     
CF Cordenb Brearley7     
FA Pearsonlbw b Brearley4     
AW Isaacc Eccles b Brearley14     
A Birdrun out5     
RD Burrowsrun out1     
GA Wilsonnot out11     
Extras(7 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 59.5 overs)136
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-56, 3-63, 4-83, 5-94, 6-102, 7-114, 8-121, 9-122, 10-136 (59.5 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barnes22   7501-1
Webb16   3340--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AC MacLarenc Wheldon b Bird143     
A Wardc Foster b Arnold12     
RH Spoonerb Arnold10     
FH Hollinsb Bird114     
AH Hornbyb Wilson6     
A Ecclesnot out26     
J Sharplbw b Burrows26     
SF Barnesb Burrows0     
S Webbb Burrows1     
W Brearleyb Burrows1     
+W Haggasb Burrows2     
Extras(5 b, 8 lb)13
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)354
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-49, 3-282, 4-295, 5-295, 6-346, 7-346, 8-348, 9-352, 10-354 (93.5 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wilson21   1951--
Arnold25   6692--
Bird25   3802--
Pearson2   080--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HK Fosterb Barnes20     
FL Bowleyc MacLaren b Brearley5     
EG Arnoldb Barnes56     
GF Wheldonc Spooner b Barnes13     
+GW Gaukrodger hit wkt b Webb24     
CF Cordenc Haggas b Webb7     
FA Pearsonc Sharp b Brearley24     
AW Isaacb Sharp4     
A Birdnot out29     
RD Burrowsb Barnes8     
GA Wilsonc Sharp b Brearley6     
Extras(7 b, 4 nb)11
Total(all out, 81 overs)207
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-39, 3-62, 4-125, 5-125, 6-136, 7-145, 8-178, 9-200, 10-207 (81 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brearley20   4573-3
Barnes28   9604-1
Webb27   8562--
Sharp6   0231--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> FA Pearson (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 4
--> FH Hollins (1) passed his previous highest score of 18 in County Championship matches
--> FH Hollins (1) passed his previous highest score of 88 in first-class matches
--> FH Hollins (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 100
--> W Brearley achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Worcestershire first innings (previous best was 2-71)
--> W Brearley achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Worcestershire first innings (previous best was 2-71)

MacLaren's 143 lasted 195 minutes and included 1 five and 15 fours. Hollins' 114 took 165 minutes and included 12 fours





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2014 CricketArchive