Oxfordshire v Buckinghamshire
Minor Counties Championship 1953
VenueChrist Church Ground, Oxford on 17th, 18th August 1953 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossBuckinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsOxfordshire 1; Buckinghamshire 3
UmpiresPJ Franklin, DS Richards
Close of play day 1Oxfordshire (1) 163/3

Buckinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NV Butlerc Inge b Betts60     
JR Groutc Strange b Banton31     
DFV Johnsb Strange7     
*+BA Barnettc Banton b Alton11     
G Reynoldsc Inge b Betts13     
JA Cockettc Lowe b Banton23     
RE Clementsc Bush b Banton53     
BJ Lucasb Banton11     
GF Keennot out16     
D Phippsb Banton1     
D Rickardb Strange11     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(all out, 81.5 overs)243
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-76, 3-95, 4-119, 5-124, 6-181, 7-205, 8-220, 9-222, 10-243 (81.5 ov)
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Banton18   1695--
Betts22   1672--
Surman2   060--
Alton18   4431--

Oxfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JE Bushc Phipps b Reynolds27     
JF Mendlb Johns124     
WH Millerrun out0     
JW Carterlbw b Reynolds9     
RE Altonlbw b Rickard9     
CM Lowest Barnett b Johns37     
*+WW Ingec Clements b Rickard0     
RDJ Surmanb Rickard5     
D Bantonc Johns b Rickard2     
GF Bettsb Rickard1     
TV Strangenot out0     
Extras(7 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 69 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-71, 2-71, 3-152, 4-176, 5-176, 6-176, 7-182, 8-188, 9-202, 10-222 (69 ov)
Buckinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rickard19   2615-1
Phipps8   2280--
Reynolds14   2332--
Johns24   7782--
Keen4   1140--

Buckinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NV Butlerb Betts13     
JR Groutc Surman b Alton50     
DFV Johnsc Surman b Alton32     
*+BA Barnettc Lowe b Surman51     
G Reynoldsnot out45     
JA Cockettnot out41     
RE Clementsdid not bat      
BJ Lucasdid not bat      
GF Keendid not bat      
D Phippsdid not bat      
D Rickarddid not bat      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(4 wickets, declared, 53 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-80, 3-140, 4-163
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Banton9   1380--
Betts16   2761--
Strange5   0290--
Lowe1   030--
Alton15   1582--
Surman7   0281--

Oxfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JF Mendlnot out63     
WH Millerb Grout56     
JE Bushnot out9     
JW Carterdid not bat      
RE Altondid not bat      
CM Lowedid not bat      
*+WW Ingedid not bat      
RDJ Surmandid not bat      
D Bantondid not bat      
GF Bettsdid not bat      
TV Strangedid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(1 wicket, 48 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-118 (Miller)
Buckinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rickard8   1300--
Phipps5   1140--
Johns10   1210--
Reynolds8   2200--
Keen9   1350--
Grout8   481--

--> JR Grout (1) passed his previous highest score of 22 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JR Grout (2) passed his previous highest score of 31 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> D Rickard achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Oxfordshire first innings (previous best was 4-26)
--> D Rickard achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Oxfordshire first innings

Oxfordshire were set to make 230 in 150 minutes but did not attempt to get the runs.
Butler 9 x 4, Clements 4 x 4; Grout 6 x 4, Barnett 3 x 4; Mendl 17 x 4 in his 124 and 8 x 4 in his 63*, Miller 5 x 4.
Sources: Bucks score book; Bucks Year book; checked by Oxfordshire





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