|Venue||Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff on 23rd, 24th August 1901 (2-day match)|
|Balls per over||6|
|Toss||Glamorgan won the toss and decided to bat|
|Result||Glamorgan won by an innings and 172 runs|
|Points||Glamorgan 1; Berkshire -1|
|Umpires||WA Woof, S Wrigley|
|Close of play day 1||Berkshire (1) 54/7 (Croome 4*)|
|Glamorgan first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|HE Morgan||c Henderson b Collins||42|
|AJ Osborne||lbw b Croome||16|
|EW Jones||b Croom||82|
|*JH Brain||c Henderson b Collins||1|
|WJ Bancroft||c Henderson b Croome||1|
|+WH Brain||c Croom b Croome||101|
|AWC Cameron||b Croome||8|
|W Russell||c Collins b Relf||37|
|R Lowe||c Goodliffe b Relf||2|
|H Creber||not out||17|
|S Lowe||c and b Croome||33|
|Extras||(? b, 0 lb, 0 nb, 1 w)||18|
|Total||(all out, 96.2 overs)||358|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-45, 2-73, 3-83, 4-88, 5-205, 6-237, 7-295, 8-305, 9-306, 10-358 (96.2 ov)|
|Berkshire first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|*JA Gibb||b S Lowe||3|
|D Mercer||b Creber||3|
|+A Henderson||c JH Brain b Creber||3|
|LGA Collins||st WH Brain b Creber||24|
|EA Watts||b S Lowe||9|
|ACM Croome||c WH Brain b S Lowe||15|
|CH Frith||b S Lowe||6|
|CE Brown||b Cameron||0|
|GV Goodliffe||b S Lowe||13|
|AB Croom||b S Lowe||1|
|RR Relf||not out||0|
|Extras||(? b, 0 lb, 0 nb, 2 w)||3|
|Total||(all out, 44.5 overs)||80|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-3, 2-8, 3-25, 4-40, 5-44, 6-51, 7-54, 8-72, 9-77, 10-80 (44.5 ov)|
|Berkshire second innings (following on)||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|ACM Croome||c WH Brain b Creber||9|
|LGA Collins||b Russell||19|
|*JA Gibb||lbw b Russell||52|
|D Mercer||b Russell||4|
|+A Henderson||b Russell||6|
|EA Watts||c Morgan b Creber||4|
|CE Brown||b Creber||0|
|AB Croom||b Russell||3|
|GV Goodliffe||c Cameron b Creber||5|
|RR Relf||not out||2|
|Total||(all out, 49.3 overs)||106|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-17, 2-51, 3-77, 4-96, 5-96, 6-96, 7-96, 8-104, 9-106 (49.3 ov)|
--> WH Brain (1) passed 1000 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 26
--> S Lowe (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> D Mercer made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> LGA Collins made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> H Creber reached 200 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Berkshire second innings
--> H Creber reached 50 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Berkshire second innings
This card comes from the Minor Counties Research Project - research is continuing on this scorecard which can be expected to change.
Glamorgan won this return match at 3.15 pm after enforcing the follow on.
The match earlier in the month at Reading had been drawn.
W H Brain was dismissed with his score on 97, but an umpire error in awarding 4 leg byes was reversed in his favour. For Glamorgan W H Brain's 101, an innings of 135 minutes, included 16 fours, 3 threes and 6 twos. and Jones's 82 contained 6 fours.
In the home team's innings, Jones and W H Brain put on 117 runs for the fifth wicket, which was the second highest for that wicket during the season, W H Brain and Russell 58 for the seventh wicket, and Creber and S Lowe 52 for the tenth.
The 169 runs conceded by Croome in the Glamorgan innings were the most by a bowler during the season.
For the visitors, Gibb's 52 contained 9 fours.
The Berkshire second innings total of 106 was the lowest containing an individual fifty.
[Missing: Extras breakdown; in Berkshire 2nd inns why Frith absent?]
Sources: South Wales Daily News 24,26 August; South Wales Echo 23,24 August; Western Mail 24,26 August; Berkshire Chronicle 31 August; The Sportsman 24,26 August.
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