Yorkshire v Worcestershire
County Championship 1946
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 20th, 22nd July 1946 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultYorkshire won by 1 wicket
PointsYorkshire 12; Worcestershire 0
UmpiresH Elliott, J Tranter
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 137/8 (Coxon 20*, Wardle 8*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AP Singletonc Beaumont b Robinson12     
E Cooperlbw b Robinson14     
R Howorthc Beaumont b Robinson13     
RES Wyattc and b Robinson15     
AFT Whitec Coxon b Robinson0     
RE Birdc Wood b Smailes36     
NH Humphrieslbw b Smailes0     
DM Youngb Robinson1     
+JS Bullerb Robinson0     
RTD Perksb Smailes13     
PF Jacksonnot out8     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb)7
Total(all out, 69.4 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-46, 3-53, 4-56, 5-69, 6-76, 7-77, 8-77, 9-100, 10-119 (69.4 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Coxon11   5100--
Robinson26   9417--
Wardle3   0100--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Barberlbw b Jackson11     
W Watsonc Singleton b Howorth43     
M Leylandlbw b Jackson8     
*NWD Yardleyb Jackson4     
H Beaumontb Jackson0     
C Turnerb Jackson21     
+A Woodlbw b Howorth4     
TF Smailesrun out10     
A Coxonc and b Wyatt31     
JH Wardlenot out10     
EP Robinsonb Wyatt0     
Extras(3 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 81.1 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-44, 3-58, 4-58, 5-85, 6-95, 7-103, 8-120, 9-152, 10-152 (81.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks20   9230--
Jackson32   12485--
Howorth19   4502--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AP Singletonlbw b Coxon15     
RE Birdc Wood b Coxon1     
R Howorthc Beaumont b Coxon6     
RES Wyattlbw b Robinson12     
AFT Whitec Wood b Coxon8     
NH Humphriesb Robinson5     
E Coopernot out38     
DM Youngc Yardley b Coxon33     
+JS Bullerb Coxon0     
RTD Perksb Coxon0     
PF Jacksonb Coxon0     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(all out, 71.1 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-21, 3-26, 4-36, 5-47, 6-52, 7-121, 8-121, 9-121, 10-121 (71.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smailes15   5280--
Robinson25   10352--
Leyland5   2240--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Barberc Bird b Wyatt2     
W Watsonb Howorth29     
M Leylandb Wyatt0     
*NWD Yardleyb Jackson12     
H Beaumontlbw b Jackson4     
C Turnerlbw b Howorth1     
+A Woodc Buller b Jackson3     
TF Smailesnot out8     
A Coxonlbw b Jackson5     
JH Wardlenot out2     
EP Robinsonc Buller b Wyatt16     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb)8
Total(9 wickets, 41.3 overs)90
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-4, 3-25, 4-31, 5-38, 6-60, 7-73, 8-73, 9-84
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks6   3120--
Wyatt8   2293--
Jackson16   7214--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> W Watson (1) passed his previous highest score of 30 in County Championship matches
--> A Coxon (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in County Championship matches
--> JH Wardle made his debut in first-class matches
--> JH Wardle made his debut in County Championship matches
--> NH Humphries made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> NH Humphries made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> A Coxon reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Worcestershire second innings
--> A Coxon achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Worcestershire second innings (previous best was 5-41)
--> A Coxon achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Worcestershire second innings (previous best was 5-41)
--> A Coxon completed a hat-trick in the Worcestershire second innings (Buller, Perks, Jackson)

It is not known if the umpire was Harry Elliott or Harold Elliott







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