Warwickshire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1953
VenueCourtaulds Ground, Coventry on 29th, 30th, 31st July 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWarwickshire 0; Leicestershire 4
UmpiresAE Boulton-Carter, K McCanlis
ScorersGC Austin (Warwickshire), W Goodenough (Leicestershire)
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 12/1 (Gardner 5*, Townsend 5*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 184/6 (Palmer 57*, Walsh 3*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterlbw b KR Dollery7     
MR Hallamb KR Dollery11     
M Tompkinb Hollies125     
*CH Palmerlbw b Bannister26     
VE Jacksonb Hollies20     
GA Smithsonb Hollies1     
VS Mundenc and b Bromley50     
JE Walshc HE Dollery b Bromley13     
+J Firthlbw b Hollies1     
CT Spencerc Horner b Bromley0     
TJ Goodwinnot out3     
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(all out, 95.2 overs)267
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-22, 3-83, 4-140, 5-142, 6-222, 7-241, 8-248, 9-255, 10-267 (95.2 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bannister24   2651--
KR Dollery24   7662--
Townsend9   3310--
Hollies24   5694--
Wolton3   160--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardner hit wkt b Walsh34     
NF Hornerc Tompkin b Goodwin1     
A Townsendlbw b Spencer12     
JS Ordc Walsh b Goodwin5     
*HE Dolleryb Walsh54     
AVG Woltonc Jackson b Walsh14     
PH Bromleynot out32     
+EB Lewisc Palmer b Walsh0     
KR Dolleryc Spencer b Walsh0     
JD Bannisterb Walsh1     
WE Holliesb Jackson5     
Extras(3 lb, 2 nb)5
Total(all out, 74.4 overs)163
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-33, 3-38, 4-83, 5-124, 6-129, 7-135, 8-136, 9-144, 10-163 (74.4 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin13   6142--
Spencer13   1481--
Walsh19   2466--
Munden14   6330--
Palmer5   160--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterc Horner b Hollies36     
MR Hallamb Bannister6     
M Tompkinc and b Townsend41     
*CH Palmerc Bromley b Bannister87     
VE Jacksonc Bannister b KR Dollery32     
GA Smithsonb KR Dollery0     
VS Mundenc HE Dollery b Townsend6     
JE Walshc Bannister b KR Dollery4     
+J Firthc Lewis b KR Dollery11     
CT Spencernot out4     
TJ Goodwindid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(9 wickets, declared, 74.2 overs)232
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-93, 3-93, 4-166, 5-166, 6-179, 7-193, 8-216, 9-232 (74.2 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
KR Dollery22   2654--
Townsend11   1322--
Hollies19   5421--
Bromley3   0190--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnernot out0     
NF Hornernot out5     
A Townsenddid not bat      
JS Orddid not bat      
*HE Dollerydid not bat      
AVG Woltondid not bat      
PH Bromleydid not bat      
+EB Lewisdid not bat      
KR Dollerydid not bat      
JD Bannisterdid not bat      
WE Holliesdid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 1.3 overs)5
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer1   100--

--> CH Palmer (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 22
--> FC Gardner (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 12
--> AVG Wolton (1) passed 4000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 6





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