Cambridge University v Middlesex
University Match 1954
VenueFP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge on 2nd, 3rd, 4th June 1954 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCambridge University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 4 wickets
UmpiresP Corrall, HL Palmer
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 22/0 (Robertson 20*, Sharp 2*)
Close of play day 2Cambridge University (2) 92/5 (Slack 2*, Pretlove 0*)

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*W Knightley-Smithc Robins b Edrich14     
K Adamsb Bennett0     
DJ Listerst Compton b Bell31     
JKE Slackc Warr b Bell135     
NSD Estcourtb Bennett14     
DV Crookesb Edrich33     
JF Pretlovenot out36     
+MEL Melluishnot out8     
DA Fennerdid not bat      
JD Warddid not bat      
JA Dearlovedid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 4 lb, 1 w)14
Total(6 wickets, declared, 120 overs)285
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-33, 3-101, 4-126, 5-197, 6-266
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett22   4542--
Warr20   6380--
Edrich24   10402--
Robins16   1480--
Bick10   3170--
Routledge6   2130--
Bell22   9612--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonb Pretlove37     
HPH Sharpb Estcourt51     
*WJ Edrichnot out161     
R Routledgenot out31     
DA Bickdid not bat      
RVC Robinsdid not bat      
AW Thompsondid not bat      
D Bennettdid not bat      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
RV Belldid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(2 wickets, declared, 95 overs)287
Fall of wickets:
1-53, 2-156
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ward18   6400--
Dearlove14   0530--
Pretlove28   7671--
Estcourt24   3901--
Fenner11   2300--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*W Knightley-Smithst Compton b Bick30     
K Adamsb Robins34     
DJ Listerst Compton b Robins4     
+MEL Melluishb Bick11     
JKE Slacklbw b Robins17     
DV Crookesb Robins3     
JF Pretloveb Robins5     
NSD Estcourtb Bick41     
DA Fennerb Robins21     
JD Wardnot out5     
JA Dearloveb Robins6     
Extras(7 b, 5 lb)12
Total(all out, 74.1 overs)189
Fall of wickets:
1-59, 2-68, 3-83, 4-87, 5-92, 6-100, 7-117, 8-173, 9-177, 10-189 (74.1 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett6   1150--
Warr5   0150--
Bick28   12593--
Routledge6   3100--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Knightley-Smith b Pretlove27     
DA Bickc Knightley-Smith b Ward1     
RVC Robinsc Melluish b Pretlove2     
AW Thompsonc Knightley-Smith b Fenner75     
D Bennettc Dearlove b Fenner45     
R Routledgec Adams b Crookes11     
HPH Sharpnot out14     
+LH Comptonnot out7     
*WJ Edrichdid not bat      
JJ Warrdid not bat      
RV Belldid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 w)7
Total(6 wickets, 57.5 overs)189
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-13, 3-44, 4-140, 5-167, 6-182
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ward17   6391--
Dearlove5   1210--
Pretlove18   5322--
Estcourt9   0490--
Fenner7   0332--
Knightley-Smith1   100--

--> K Adams made his debut in first-class matches
--> DJ Lister made his debut in first-class matches
--> JKE Slack made his debut in first-class matches
--> DV Crookes (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in first-class matches
--> DA Fenner made his debut in first-class matches
--> JD Ward made his debut in first-class matches
--> JA Dearlove made his debut in first-class matches
--> DA Bick made his debut in first-class matches
--> RVC Robins achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Cambridge University second innings (previous best was 2-38)





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