Dorset v Wiltshire
Minor Counties Championship 1955
VenueThe Recreation Ground, Dorchester on 10th, 11th August 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsDorset 1; Wiltshire 3
UmpiresDS Richards, WH Stephens
ScorersS Hey (Dorset), HS Northover (Wiltshire)
Close of play day 1

Dorset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordc Milford b Thompson46     
GES Woodhouseb Thompson10     
GW Thompsonb Marshall1     
GWL Courtenayb Merryweather20     
DE Lawesc Milford b Marshall62     
DJW Bridgec Knight b Marshall16     
HW Joyntc Gent b Thompson24     
HG Huntc Knight b Thompson4     
RR Doveyb Marshall7     
DCPR Jowettnot out6     
SP Tindallc Mills b Thompson2     
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 66 overs)206
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-23, 3-70, 4-89, 5-152, 6-163, 7-175, 8-190, 9-200, 10-206 (66 ov)
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marshall24   6604--
Martin6   1150--
Thompson24   3695--
Lomax5   1160--
Merryweather5   1331--
Milford2   050--

Wiltshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonc Joynt b Dovey17     
AEH Rutterb Dovey43     
AOH Millsst Hunt b Tindall25     
IR Lomaxb Joynt22     
GP Gentc Courtenay b Dovey70     
J Hurnc Hunt b Dovey19     
RJ Knightc Thompson b Joynt32     
DS Milfordlbw b Dovey4     
JH Merryweathernot out11     
AG Marshallb Jowett0     
MH Martinc Walford b Jowett0     
Extras(8 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 101.4 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-89, 3-89, 4-125, 5-160, 6-208, 7-217, 8-254, 9-254, 10-254 (101.4 ov)
Dorset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dovey45   14855--
Joynt33   51022--
Bridge12   3240--
Tindall4   0121--

Dorset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordc Thompson b Merryweather25     
GES Woodhousec Merryweather b Marshall20     
GWL Courtenayc Marshall b Knight10     
DE Lawesc and b Merryweather5     
GW Thompsonc Martin b Merryweather23     
DJW Bridgec Hurn b Merryweather12     
HW Joyntnot out30     
HG Huntnot out16     
RR Doveydid not bat      
DCPR Jowettdid not bat      
SP Tindalldid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 5 lb)15
Total(6 wickets, 46 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-61, 3-66, 4-97, 5-117, 6-?
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marshall15   5331--
Thompson5   1250--
Martin3   150--
Merryweather15   2614--
Knight8   4171--

--> DE Lawes (1) passed his previous highest score of 61 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> GP Gent (1) passed his previous highest score of 38 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JR Thompson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Dorset first innings (previous best was 2-32)
--> JR Thompson achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Dorset first innings





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