Worcestershire v Kent
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1997
VenueCounty Ground, New Road, Worcester on 31st July, 1st, 2nd, 4th August 1997 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWorcestershire 11 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Kent 9 (Batting 2, Bowling 4)
UmpiresJD Bond, JH Harris
Close of play day 1Worcestershire (1) 58/0 (Moody 32*, Curtis 21*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (1) 409/7 (Leatherdale 120*, Newport 23*)
Close of play day 3Worcestershire (2) 82/3 (Hick 56*, Haynes 4*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*TM Moodylbw b Fleming60     
TS Curtisc Marsh b Headley25     
GA Hickc Cowdrey b Fleming46     
KR Spiringlbw b Fleming5     
GR Haynesc Marsh b Igglesden35     
DA Leatherdalec Cowdrey b Headley129     
VS Solankic Wells b Headley61     
+SJ Rhodesc Wells b Igglesden11     
PJ Newportc Wells b Strang23     
RJ Chapmanb Headley0     
MM Mirzanot out0     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb, 16 nb)27
Total(all out, 119.2 overs)422
Fall of wickets:
1-66, 2-137, 3-143, 4-156, 5-208, 6-344, 7-381, 8-410, 9-413, 10-422 (119.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Igglesden23   3812--
Strang22   6631--
Ealham22   4600--
Thompson9   0560--
Fleming14   2493--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TR Wardc Hick b Chapman14     
ET Smithc Solanki b Haynes45     
AP Wellsc Moody b Newport24     
GR Cowdreyc Curtis b Leatherdale32     
MA Ealhamc and b Moody56     
MV Flemingb Leatherdale20     
PA Strangc Curtis b Moody0     
*+SA Marshc Hick b Leatherdale17     
DW Headleyc Hick b Mirza25     
JBD Thompsonnot out7     
AP Igglesdenb Mirza3     
Extras(1 b, 32 nb)33
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-88, 3-100, 4-193, 5-197, 6-199, 7-213, 8-261, 9-273, 10-276 (78.3 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Newport16   4581--
Chapman14   2871--
Haynes11   6171--
Moody8   1322--
Leatherdale10   2253--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*TM Moodyc Marsh b Headley0     
TS Curtisc Marsh b Ealham10     
GA Hickretired hurt56     
KR Spiringc Marsh b Ealham5     
GR Haynesnot out38     
DA Leatherdalenot out51     
VS Solankidid not bat      
+SJ Rhodesdid not bat      
PJ Newportdid not bat      
RJ Chapmandid not bat      
MM Mirzadid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 6 nb)14
Total(3 wickets, declared, 31 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-62, 3-70
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Headley6   0211--
Igglesden4   1230--
Ealham4   0232--
Fleming3   0140--
Cowdrey5   0310--
Wells3   220--
Ward4   0300--
Smith2   0220--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TR Wardb Mirza52     
ET Smithc sub b Newport19     
AP Wellsc Moody b Haynes43     
GR Cowdreyc Solanki b Moody21     
MA Ealhamnot out14     
MV Flemingnot out0     
AP Igglesdendid not bat      
PA Strangdid not bat      
*+SA Marshdid not bat      
DW Headleydid not bat      
JBD Thompsondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 8 nb)9
Total(4 wickets, 48 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-88, 3-133, 4-158
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Newport14   3331--
Chapman5   0300--
Haynes8   2321--
Mirza9   2221--
Moody12   3401--

--> MM Mirza made his debut in County Championship matches
--> ET Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 31 in County Championship matches
--> DW Headley reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> GA Hick retired hurt in the Worcestershire second innings having scored 56 (team score 82/3)





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