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Durham v Staffordshire
Minor Counties Championship 1978
VenueFeethams Cricket Ground, Darlington on 2nd, 3rd August 1978 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossStaffordshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsDurham 2; Staffordshire 2
UmpiresDB Harrison, D Norton
ScorersB Hunt (Durham), G Phillips (Staffordshire)
Close of play day 1Staffordshire (1) 73/3 (Pearsall 29*, Moore 0*; 26.5 overs)

Durham first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Greenswordc Brewer b James155353-- 
PW Romaineslbw b Nasim-ul-Ghani449314671 
Wasim Rajac Green b James2232422- 
NA Riddellb Nasim-ul-Ghani42939031 
C Thomasnot out3760555- 
DD Parsanac Nasim-ul-Ghani b Brewer123-- 
PJ Cranenot out4410-- 
MC Thomasdid not bat      
+RAD Mercerdid not bat      
*BR Landerdid not bat      
IA Wishartdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 7 nb)13
Total(5 wickets, declared, 202 minutes, 55 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-64, 3-103, 4-141, 5-144
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gessner10   2230-5
James14   4282-2
Lowe7   1340--
Nasim-ul-Ghani13   6352--
Brewer11   0451--

Staffordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DA Hancockc Parsana b Lander71518-- 
SA Nealc Greensword b Lander0610-- 
TA Pearsallnot out2974804- 
Nasim-ul-Ghanilbw b Greensword2956602- 
JD Moorenot out01111-- 
SJ Dawsondid not bat      
L Lowedid not bat      
+MR Greendid not bat      
MWD Brewerdid not bat      
BD Gessnerdid not bat      
RI Jamesdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)8
Total(3 wickets, 91 minutes, 26.4 overs)73
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-7, 3-69
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wishart8   127011
Lander13   3202--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> SA Neal made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> L Lowe made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> MWD Brewer made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches

Source: Durham CCC scorebook with thanks to Brian Hunt
Start delayed until 12.00 owing to a wet pitch. Rain stopped play at 6.03pm on the first day, no further play.


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