Middlesex County Cricket Club

Middlesex v Northamptonshire
County Championship 1974
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 31st August, 2nd, 3rd September 1974 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsMiddlesex 0; Northamptonshire 4 (Bowling 4)
UmpiresR Julian, AEG Rhodes
ScorerHPH Sharp (Middlesex)
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (1) 55/1 (Virgin 22*, Steele 7*; 23 overs)
Close of play day 2No play

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RO Butcherb Cottam16     
NG Featherstoneb Dye7     
*JM Brearleylbw b Cottam3     
CT Radleyb Cottam4     
HA Gomeslbw b Dye0     
+JT Murrayb Cottam4     
FJ Titmuslbw b Dye28     
PH Edmondsc Tait b Bedi57     
KV Jonesc Steele b Cottam1     
MWW Selveyb Dye11     
JSE Pricenot out6     
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(all out, 71.3 overs)144
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-25, 3-30, 4-31, 5-33, 6-36, 7-121, 8-125, 9-127, 10-144 (71.3 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cottam21   7285--
Bedi18   4371--
Hodgson10   3210--
Willey1   100--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginnot out22     
A Taitc Radley b Selvey22     
*DS Steelenot out7     
G Cookdid not bat      
P Willeydid not bat      
W Larkinsdid not bat      
+G Sharpdid not bat      
A Hodgsondid not bat      
RMH Cottamdid not bat      
BS Bedidid not bat      
JCJ Dyedid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 nb)4
Total(1 wicket, 23 overs)55
Fall of wickets:
1-38 (Tait)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Price6   0180--
Selvey10   1291--
Titmus6   340--
Edmonds1   100--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> PH Edmonds (1) passed his previous highest score of 48 in County Championship matches
--> KV Jones made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> DS Steele (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 3
--> MWW Selvey reached 150 wickets in County Championship matches when he dismissed A Tait, his 1st wicket in the Northamptonshire first innings



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