Warwickshire v Sussex
County Championship 1952
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham on 18th, 19th, 20th June 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWarwickshire won by 9 wickets
PointsWarwickshire 12; Sussex 0
UmpiresJS Buller, HL Palmer
ScorersGC Austin (Warwickshire), JF Burt (Sussex)
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 168/5 (Gardner 81*, Bromley 4*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 229/9 (Webb 32*, Cornford 0*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JG Langridgeb Grove2      
C Oakeslbw b Grove18      
G Coxb Grove21      
DV Smithc Spooner b Grove23      
ASM Oakmanb Grove1      
NI Thomsonb Grove5      
KG Suttlec Spooner b Grove2      
AE Jamesnot out3      
+RT Webbc Spooner b Grove1      
DJ Woodc Pritchard b Hollies5      
JH Cornfordc Dollery b Grove0      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(all out, 39.1 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-39, 3-48, 4-50, 5-58, 6-64, 7-77, 8-81, 9-86, 10-86 (39.1 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pritchard7   2250--
Hollies13   9171--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc Suttle b Wood98      
+RT Spoonerb Wood7      
JS Ordb Wood29      
NF Hornerb Wood9      
*HE Dolleryc and b James13      
RE Hitchcockc Suttle b Cornford20      
PH Bromleyb Thomson34      
RT Weeksb James16      
CWC Grovec Smith b Oakman24      
TL Pritchardb Oakman29      
WE Holliesnot out1      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 106.4 overs)291
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-87, 3-111, 4-132, 5-161, 6-200, 7-227, 8-259, 9-259, 10-291 (106.4 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cornford26   1781--
Wood27   2614--
James29   12612--
Thomson18   1571--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JG Langridgec Spooner b Pritchard12      
C Oakesc Spooner b Pritchard6      
G Coxlbw b Grove26      
DV Smithb Hollies38      
ASM Oakmanb Pritchard28      
NI Thomsonc and b Pritchard7      
KG Suttlec Dollery b Bromley33      
AE Jamesc Spooner b Grove8      
+RT Webbnot out33      
DJ Woodc Spooner b Grove12      
JH Cornfordrun out0      
Extras(8 b, 18 lb, 1 nb)27
Total(all out, 99.5 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-25, 3-92, 4-100, 5-136, 6-139, 7-164, 8-192, 9-228, 10-230 (99.5 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grove26   6483--
Hollies26   12471--
Weeks14   4260--
Bromley8   1241--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnernot out9      
NF Hornerretired hurt0      
JS Ordc James b Wood9      
+RT Spoonernot out8      
*HE Dollerydid not bat      
RE Hitchcockdid not bat      
PH Bromleydid not bat      
RT Weeksdid not bat      
CWC Grovedid not bat      
TL Pritcharddid not bat      
WE Holliesdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(1 wicket, 11 overs)29
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Ord)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wood5   0161--
Thomson4   140--
Langridge1   100--
Smith1   060--

--> FC Gardner (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 20
--> CWC Grove achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Sussex first innings (previous best was 8-38)
--> CWC Grove achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Sussex first innings (previous best was 7-48)
--> JH Cornford reached 1000 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> DJ Wood reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> NF Horner retired hurt in the Warwickshire second innings having scored 0 (team had lost 0 wickets)





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