Bedfordshire v Buckinghamshire
Minor Counties Championship 1955
VenueBedford School Ground, Bedford on 3rd, 4th August 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossBedfordshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultBedfordshire won by 101 runs
PointsBedfordshire 10; Buckinghamshire 0
UmpiresDS Richards, WF Simpson
Close of play day 1Buckinghamshire (1) 70/2

Bedfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GLB Augustc Jackson b Pickett7     
+G Millmanb Pickett0     
ST Morrisrun out22     
NS Gunnb Pickett146     
JG Owenc Peppiatt b Smith43     
V Grimshawb Pickett0     
*JAR Olivernot out53     
MP McEwanb Smith12     
PD Wattsnot out8     
AG Coombdid not bat      
DG Jenkinsdid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 1 lb, 1 w)13
Total(7 wickets, declared, 98 overs)304
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-16, 3-111, 4-161, 5-165, 6-261, 7-287
Buckinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pickett40   11894--
Smith25   78521-
Butler18   1640--
Reynolds6   0250--
Peppiatt9   2280--

Buckinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PLB Stoddartst Millman b Owen51     
KWA Butlerb Coomb1     
JMH Tilburyc Owen b Coomb5     
JA Cockettb Coomb50     
*G Reynoldsnot out45     
PF Jacksonc Millman b Coomb4     
DR Peppiattnot out41     
CG Hawkinsdid not bat      
CA Pickettdid not bat      
CW Smithdid not bat      
+SG Healeydid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 5 lb)8
Total(5 wickets, declared, 78.4 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-9, 3-103, 4-117, 5-123
Bedfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Coomb25   9574--
Jenkins22   7450--
Owen22   6401--
Watts5   1290--

Bedfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GLB Augustc Tilbury b Peppiatt44     
+G Millmanb Smith12     
NS Gunnnot out48     
ST Morrisb Pickett14     
PD Wattsnot out2     
JG Owendid not bat      
V Grimshawdid not bat      
*JAR Oliverdid not bat      
MP McEwandid not bat      
AG Coombdid not bat      
DG Jenkinsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 nb)2
Total(3 wickets, declared, 34.1 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-90, 3-115
Buckinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith10   1321-1
Butler6   2190--
Peppiatt6   1281--

Buckinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PLB Stoddartc August b Jenkins15     
KWA Butlerc and b Coomb2     
JMH Tilburyb Coomb25     
JA Cockettb Coomb9     
*G Reynoldsc Watts b Jenkins13     
CG Hawkinsrun out7     
PF Jacksonc Millman b Owen27     
CA Pickettb Owen2     
DR Peppiattlbw b Watts16     
CW Smithlbw b Owen2     
+SG Healeynot out1     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 46.5 overs)120
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-27, 3-38, 4-59, 5-69, 6-83, 7-88, 8-111, 9-117, 10-120 (46.5 ov)
Bedfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Coomb19   6443--
Jenkins12   1462--
Watts6   1131--

--> MP McEwan made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> V Grimshaw made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> NS Gunn (1) passed his previous highest score of 132 in Minor Counties Championship matches

Bucks were set 222 to win in 132 minutes. Beds won on the penultimate ball of the match.
Gunn hit 2 x 6 and 15 x 4 in his 146, Oliver 1 x 5 and 1 x 4
Stoddart hit 3 x 4 in his 51, Cockett 5 x 4 in his 50
Sources: Bucks score book, Bucks Yearbook





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