Essex v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1937
VenueOld County Ground, Brentwood on 12th, 14th June 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 8 wickets
PointsEssex 0; Gloucestershire 15
UmpiresW Bestwick, J Hardstaff
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 110/2 (Allen 28*, Hammond 58*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Proffittlbw b Goddard38      
RM Taylorc Goddard b Barnett2      
*TN Pearcelbw b Goddard45      
J O'Connorb Goddard0      
MS Nicholsc Hammond b Goddard50      
CT Ashtonlbw b Goddard4      
FS Unwinst Watkins b Goddard0      
TPB Smithc Watkins b Goddard0      
+TH Wadec Watkins b Sinfield31      
R Smithst Watkins b Sinfield23      
VJ Evansnot out5      
Extras(9 b, 5 lb)14
Total(all out, 94.1 overs)212
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-91, 3-91, 4-98, 5-104, 6-110, 7-110, 8-173, 9-191, 10-212 (94.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hammond5   170--
Barnett11   5231--
Monks9   1170--
Stephens7   2140--
Goddard29   5847--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Barnettlbw b R Smith13      
RW Haynesb Nichols0      
*BO Allenc Wade b Nichols59      
WR Hammondc Evans b R Smith154      
WL Nealec and b Nichols5      
JF Crappnot out24      
+BTL Watkinsb Evans5      
EJ Stephensnot out9      
RA Sinfielddid not bat      
CI Monksdid not bat      
TWJ Goddarddid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)14
Total(6 wickets, declared, 75 overs)283
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-21, 3-229, 4-237, 5-243, 6-260
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols24   5733--
Evans20   3991--
TPB Smith13   2400--
O'Connor1   100--
R Smith17   3572--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*TN Pearcelbw b Goddard25      
S Proffittb Goddard5      
CT Ashtonc Hammond b Sinfield15      
J O'Connorc Stephens b Goddard0      
MS Nicholsnot out28      
RM Taylorc and b Hammond2      
FS Unwinc Allen b Goddard0      
TPB Smithc Stephens b Hammond6      
+TH Wadec Allen b Hammond1      
R Smithb Hammond0      
VJ Evansc Hammond b Goddard1      
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 35.2 overs)88
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-34, 3-35, 4-67, 5-70, 6-70, 7-77, 8-79, 9-79, 10-88 (35.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hammond9   1224--
Barnett3   160--
Sinfield9   3131--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Barnettc Taylor b Ashton4      
RW Haynesnot out6      
*BO Allenc Evans b Ashton4      
JF Crappnot out4      
WR Hammonddid not bat      
WL Nealedid not bat      
+BTL Watkinsdid not bat      
EJ Stephensdid not bat      
RA Sinfielddid not bat      
CI Monksdid not bat      
TWJ Goddarddid not bat      
Total(2 wickets, 4 overs)18
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-14
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
R Smith2   060--
Ashton2   0122--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> S Proffitt (1) passed his previous highest score of 29 in first-class matches
--> S Proffitt (1) passed his previous highest score of 29 in County Championship matches
--> WR Hammond (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 62
--> CT Ashton (2) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 11
--> RA Sinfield reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Essex first innings
--> TWJ Goddard reached 1400 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Essex second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive