Middlesex County Cricket Club

Middlesex v Leicestershire
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1985
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 15th, 17th, 18th June 1985 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsMiddlesex 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Leicestershire 4 (Batting 1, Bowling 3)
UmpiresJ Birkenshaw, DGL Evans
ScorersGR Blackburn (Leicestershire), HPH Sharp (Middlesex)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 1/0 (Butcher 1*, Balderstone 0*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 146/0 (Barlow 80*, Slack 58*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GD Barlowc Garnham b Agnew31     
WN Slackc Agnew b Cook53     
KP Tomlinslbw b Cook43     
RO Butcherlbw b Taylor24     
*CT Radleyb Clift41     
JF Sykesb Cook4     
PH Edmondsb Cook13     
NF Williamsnot out16     
+CP Metsonc Garnham b Taylor6     
SP Hughesc Garnham b Taylor0     
WW Danielc Cobb b Agnew8     
Extras(13 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(all out, 107.3 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-51, 2-120, 3-141, 4-165, 5-177, 6-223, 7-223, 8-243, 9-247, 10-257 (107.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor17   3453-4
Parsons16   7220--
Clift19   5311-1
Cook35   13594--
Briers2   090--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IP Butcherc Metson b Edmonds29     
JC Balderstonec Metson b Williams7     
RA Cobbc Metson b Hughes48     
JJ Whitakerb Edmonds7     
*NE Briersb Daniel45     
+MA Garnhamb Daniel27     
PB Cliftb Daniel0     
GJ Parsonsb Daniel5     
NGB Cooklbw b Daniel0     
JP Agnewc Williams b Edmonds6     
LB Taylornot out0     
Extras(1 b, 13 lb, 9 nb)23
Total(all out, 60.3 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-56, 3-70, 4-134, 5-172, 6-172, 7-187, 8-189, 9-197, 10-197 (60.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Williams11   1301--
Edmonds17   5383--
Hughes16   1671--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GD Barlowc sub b Parsons102     
WN Slackb Cook109     
KP Tomlinsc Whitaker b Clift1     
RO Butchernot out11     
*CT Radleynot out3     
JF Sykesdid not bat      
PH Edmondsdid not bat      
NF Williamsdid not bat      
+CP Metsondid not bat      
SP Hughesdid not bat      
WW Danieldid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 5 nb)9
Total(3 wickets, declared, 75 overs)235
Fall of wickets:
1-203, 2-210, 3-227
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew11   0530--
Taylor8   3120--
Parsons17   3551--
Clift16   3451--
Cook23   5661--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IP Butchernot out71     
JC Balderstoneb Daniel0     
RA Cobbc Metson b Daniel13     
JJ Whitakerretired hurt30     
*NE Briersc Barlow b Hughes10     
+MA Garnhamnot out6     
PB Cliftdid not bat      
GJ Parsonsdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 13 nb)19
Total(3 wickets, 40 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-47, 3-130
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Daniel13   2612--
Williams10   1500--
Edmonds10   3250--
Hughes5   351--
Sykes2   120--

--> Middlesex score at 100 overs in the first innings was 232-7
--> RA Cobb (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 44
--> WN Slack (2) passed 8000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 70
--> JJ Whitaker retired hurt in the Leicestershire second innings having scored 30 (team had lost 2 wickets)



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