Royal Air Force v Royal Navy
Other matches in England 1956
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 10th, 11th, 12th August 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultRoyal Air Force won by 5 wickets
UmpiresBL Munden, HPH Sharp
Close of play day 1Royal Air Force (1) 15/2
Close of play day 2

Royal Navy first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Tordoffc Millman b Pearson62     
RM Fosterb Platt5     
MLY Ainsworthb Pearson38     
*FC Boysb Shirreff37     
AT Davisb Shirreff8     
HYL Beverleyc Millman b Platt0     
RA Smithc Millman b Platt0     
RG Stevensc Wild b Platt4     
RD Tordorffb Platt2     
+RJL Hammondc Subba Row b Shirreff5     
RD Healeynot out15     
Extras(4 b, 10 lb)14
Total(all out, 75.1 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-44, 2-88, 3-131, 4-160, 5-161, 6-161, 7-161, 8-166, 9-168, 10-190 (75.1 ov)
Royal Air Force bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pearson27   6522--
Platt27   10705--
Wild1   100--

Royal Air Force first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SA Leadbetterc Tordorff b Healey39     
R Leggettc Beverley b Healey1     
SE Learyrun out6     
R Subba Rowc Hammond b Tordoff1     
*AC Shirreffc Healey b Tordoff0     
AS Brownb Healey10     
WB Stottc Tordorff b Tordoff26     
+G Millmannot out15     
J Wildst Hammond b Stevens3     
DB Pearsonnot out8     
RK Plattdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(8 wickets, declared, 48 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-13, 3-16, 4-16, 5-53, 6-60, 7-104, 8-106
Royal Navy bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tordoff15   5353--
Healey18   4393--
Tordorff9   2160--
Stevens6   1191--

Royal Navy second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Tordoffc Leggett b Shirreff7     
RM Fosterrun out36     
MLY Ainsworthlbw b Shirreff0     
*FC Boysnot out24     
RG Stevensc Stott b Shirreff5     
AT Davisrun out2     
HYL Beverleydid not bat      
RA Smithdid not bat      
RD Tordorffdid not bat      
+RJL Hammonddid not bat      
RD Healeydid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(5 wickets, declared, 29.3 overs)76
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-30, 3-56, 4-70, 5-76 (29.3 ov)
Royal Air Force bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pearson7   1160--
Platt6   2130--
Wild2   040--
Leary2   090--

Royal Air Force second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SA Leadbetterc Boys b Tordoff9     
R Leggettb Tordoff15     
SE Learynot out46     
R Subba Rowc Foster b Tordoff18     
*AC Shirreffb Tordorff48     
AS Brownb Tordorff2     
J Wildnot out4     
WB Stottdid not bat      
+G Millmandid not bat      
DB Pearsondid not bat      
RK Plattdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 3 w)10
Total(5 wickets, 25.5 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-28, 3-64, 4-135, 5-143
Royal Navy bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Healey6   0380--
Tordorff7   0322--

--> The match was scheduled for two days but extended to three.





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
| Home | Privacy Policy | Contact |
Copyright © 2003-2017 CricketArchive