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Leicestershire in First-Class Matches in 1951

See Also Second XI Matches

Captain: CH Palmer
Portrait of Charles Palmer
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Home Grounds used:
Grace Road, Leicester; Park Road, Loughborough; Coventry Road, Hinckley; Bath Grounds, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Away Grounds visited:
Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood; County Ground, Northampton; Ashley Down Ground, Bristol; County Ground, Hove; Bat and Ball Ground, Gravesend; County Ground, New Road, Worcester; Trent Bridge, Nottingham; The University Parks, Oxford; Edgbaston, Birmingham; Gidea Park Sports Ground, Romford; Old Trafford, Manchester; Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff; Kennington Oval, Kennington; United Services Ground, Portsmouth; Ind Coope Ground, Burton-on-Trent

Championship playing record:
P 28     W 4     D 17     L 7

First-Class playing record:
P 30     W 5     D 17     L 8

Click on these links for the season's First-Class scorecards and results
or First-Class batting averages or First-Class bowling averages or Championship batting averages or Championship bowling averages

21 players appeared in First-Class matches for Leicestershire in 1951:
GL Berry; P Corrall; J Firth; TJ Goodwin; MR Hallam; DG Harron; VE Jackson; JM Josephs; G Lester; VS Munden; CH Palmer; FT Prentice; MAJ Sargent; PF Saunders; KD Smith; MJK Smith; GA Smithson; J Sperry; M Tompkin; JE Walsh; CRD Wooler.

6 players made their debut for Leicestershire in these matches in 1951:
J Firth; DG Harron; MAJ Sargent; PF Saunders; MJK Smith; GA Smithson.

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