Leicestershire v Warwickshire
County Championship 1953
VenueCoventry Road, Hinckley on 27th, 29th, 30th June 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 0; Warwickshire 4
UmpiresF Chester, TW Spencer
ScorersGC Austin (Warwickshire), W Goodenough (Leicestershire)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 9/2 (Lester 5*, Palmer 4*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 135/2 (Lester 45*, Palmer 54*)

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerb Jackson24      
NF Hornerc Smithson b Jackson52      
A Townsendb Jackson3      
+RT Spoonerc Firth b Munden1      
*HE Dolleryb Goodwin74      
AVG Woltonb Jackson37      
DMW Heathlbw b Jackson14      
PH Bromleyb Munden9      
JD Bannisterc Hallam b Walsh11      
KR Dolleryst Firth b Walsh11      
WE Holliesnot out0      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)6
Total(all out, 116.1 overs)242
Fall of wickets:
1-69, 2-77, 3-82, 4-98, 5-189, 6-195, 7-210, 8-224, 9-242, 10-242 (116.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin11   3361--
Goodson7   0320--
Palmer9   560--
Jackson42   19695--
Munden29   10602--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterb Bannister5      
GA Smithsonb Bannister0      
M Tompkinc Spooner b Bannister0      
*CH Palmerb Bannister7      
VE Jacksonb Bannister10      
VS Mundenc Bannister b Bromley4      
MR Hallamb Hollies12      
JE Walshb Hollies15      
+J Firthnot out14      
D Goodsonb KR Dollery1      
TJ Goodwinb Hollies1      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 55.3 overs)73
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-3, 3-10, 4-15, 5-22, 6-38, 7-44, 8-59, 9-68, 10-73 (55.3 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
KR Dollery11   5191--
Bannister18   8195--
Bromley8   0161--

Leicestershire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterb Bannister47      
MR Hallamc Spooner b KR Dollery1      
M Tompkinb KR Dollery26      
*CH Palmerc Hollies b KR Dollery140      
VE Jacksonc Bromley b Townsend42      
VS Mundenb Hollies31      
GA Smithsonb Townsend7      
JE Walshnot out29      
+J Firthb Townsend18      
D Goodsonnot out0      
TJ Goodwindid not bat      
Extras(16 b)16
Total(8 wickets, declared, 163 overs)357
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-43, 3-140, 4-209, 5-267, 6-292, 7-324, 8-357
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
KR Dollery36   13673--
Bannister33   10731--
Hollies44   12841--
Bromley25   7520--
Townsend20   6543--
Wolton5   1110--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NF Hornernot out18      
*HE Dolleryc Lester b Goodwin1      
FC Gardnerb Goodwin0      
A Townsendb Jackson23      
+RT Spoonernot out9      
AVG Woltondid not bat      
DMW Heathdid not bat      
PH Bromleydid not bat      
JD Bannisterdid not bat      
KR Dollerydid not bat      
WE Holliesdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(3 wickets, 31 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-6, 3-39
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin8   4132--
Goodson2   150--
Walsh2   140--
Jackson10   681--
Munden9   5210--

--> CH Palmer (2) passed 10500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 29
--> VS Munden (2) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 23
--> VS Munden reached 150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> VE Jackson reached 600 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire first innings





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