Essex v Derbyshire
County Championship 1948
VenueCastle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester on 21st, 22nd, 23rd July 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by an innings and 44 runs
PointsEssex 12; Derbyshire 0
UmpiresB Flint, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 411/7 (Vigar 71*, R Smith 104*)
Close of play day 2Derbyshire (2) 111/5 (Pope 13*, Dawkes 0*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddslbw b Jackson71      
AV Averylbw b Jackson118      
TE Baileyb Pope6      
FH Vigarlbw b Pope94 240    
R Horsfallc Dawkes b Jackson0      
*TN Pearcec Smith b Rhodes27      
DJ Insoleb Rhodes0      
TPB Smithlbw b Rhodes0      
R Smithc Revill b Gladwin112 8117-  
+TH Wadeb Gladwin0      
EJ Pricenot out0      
Extras(6 b, 11 lb, 1 nb)18
Total(all out, 144.2 overs)446
Fall of wickets:
1-138, 2-158, 3-213, 4-213, 5-272, 6-272, 7-272, 8-424, 9-424, 10-446 (144.2 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson35   71143--
Gladwin37   8892--
Rhodes49   71333--
Revill2   0200--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CS Elliottb R Smith45      
AF Townsendc Price b TPB Smith27      
D Smithb R Smith30      
DC Brooke-Taylorlbw b R Smith3      
AC Revillb R Smith28      
GH Popec Wade b TPB Smith5      
+GO Dawkesnot out30      
AEG Rhodesc Vigar b TPB Smith0      
C Gladwinc Dodds b TPB Smith13      
*EJ Gothardst Wade b TPB Smith8      
HL Jacksonb TPB Smith0      
Extras(13 b, 2 lb)15
Total(all out, 94.4 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-53, 2-85, 3-93, 4-128, 5-145, 6-149, 7-149, 8-175, 9-198, 10-204 (94.4 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bailey6   1180--
R Smith38   18584--
TPB Smith41.47806--
Price9   1330--

Derbyshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
CS Elliottrun out13      
AF Townsendb R Smith13      
D Smithb Price43      
DC Brooke-Taylorc Avery b TPB Smith21      
AC Revillc Wade b TPB Smith6      
GH Popec Vigar b TPB Smith23      
+GO Dawkesb TPB Smith16      
AEG Rhodesc Insole b R Smith18      
C Gladwinnot out36      
*EJ Gothardrun out3      
HL Jacksonrun out2      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-30, 3-72, 4-82, 5-110, 6-133, 7-138, 8-162, 9-167, 10-198 (67.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bailey4   0100--
R Smith23.53642--
TPB Smith32   7944--
Vigar6   1260--
Price2   201--

--> AV Avery (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> FH Vigar (1) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 70
--> R Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 91 in County Championship matches
--> R Smith (1) made his first century in County Championship matches
--> R Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 91 in first-class matches
--> R Smith (1) made his first century in first-class matches
--> R Smith (1) 100 in 63 minutes
--> AEG Rhodes completed a hat-trick in the Essex first innings (Pearce, Insole, TPB Smith)
--> TPB Smith reached 1350 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Derbyshire second innings

R Smith hit the fastest century of the season





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