Yorkshire v Kent
County Championship 1903
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 22nd, 23rd June 1903 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by an innings and 130 runs
PointsYorkshire 1; Kent -1
UmpiresJE West, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 18/3 (Dillon 13*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JT Brownc Blaker b Fielder13     
*J Tunnicliffec Huish b Blythe7     
D Dentonc Blythe b Fielder11     
WH Wilkinsonc Blaker b Fielder0     
GH Hirstc Seymour b Fielder120     
F Smithc Hearne b Fairservice55     
W Rhodesc Huish b Fielder2     
S Haighst Huish b Humphreys38     
L Whiteheadb Blythe1     
+D Hunternot out42     
W Ringrosec Hearne b Fielder7     
Extras(18 b, 1 nb)19
Total(all out, 108.2 overs)315
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-20, 3-20, 4-65, 5-216, 6-216, 7-219, 8-220, 9-299, 10-315 (108.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blythe33   10812--
Fairservice29   10721--
Hearne3   0170--
Burnup1   050--
Humphreys8   2241--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CJ Burnupb Hirst1     
E Humphreysc Tunnicliffe b Rhodes0     
J Seymourc and b Haigh3     
EW Dillonc Tunnicliffe b Haigh17     
A Hearnec Denton b Hirst20     
RNR Blakerb Hirst0     
CHB Marshamc Denton b Haigh2     
+FH Huishc Hunter b Haigh2     
C Blytheb Hirst0     
WJ Fairserviceb Hirst16     
A Fieldernot out3     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 38.1 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-18, 4-33, 5-43, 6-43, 7-45, 8-50, 9-51, 10-66 (38.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rhodes5   2111--
Haigh14   6214--

Kent second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*CJ Burnupb Hirst0     
E Humphreysb Hirst15     
J Seymourc Tunnicliffe b Haigh17     
EW Dillonc Tunnicliffe b Hirst3     
A Hearneb Haigh1     
RNR Blakerb Hirst10     
CHB Marshamb Haigh4     
+FH Huishc Tunnicliffe b Ringrose38     
C Blythec Haigh b Ringrose7     
WJ Fairservicenot out19     
A Fielderb Ringrose2     
Extras(1 b, 2 nb)3
Total(all out, 44.3 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-27, 3-31, 4-32, 5-36, 6-45, 7-57, 8-103, 9-116, 10-119 (44.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hirst15   2444--
Haigh14   2353--
Rhodes8   4110--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> F Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in first-class matches
--> F Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in County Championship matches
--> A Fielder achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Yorkshire first innings (previous best was 3-28)
--> A Fielder achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Yorkshire first innings (previous best was 3-28)
--> S Haigh reached 650 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Kent first innings
--> S Haigh reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Kent second innings

Hirst's 120 lasted 165 minutes and included 18 fours







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