Glamorgan v Leicestershire
County Championship 1955
VenueCardiff Arms Park, Cardiff on 20th, 22nd, 23rd August 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGlamorgan won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLeicestershire won by 10 wickets
PointsGlamorgan 0; Leicestershire 12
UmpiresTJ Bartley, WT Jones
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), E Truran (Glamorgan)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 78/1 (Smith 36*, Firth 2*)
Close of play day 2Glamorgan (2) 97/5 (Wooller 13*, Ward 0*)

Glamorgan first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*W Woollerc Palmer b Spencer0      
WGA Parkhouseb Munden53      
JS Pressdeec Jackson b Walsh67      
WE Jonesb Munden0      
AJ Watkinslbw b Munden33      
JE Pleasslbw b Munden26      
AR Lewislbw b Walsh0      
DJ Wardst Firth b Walsh10      
+HG Daviesnot out8      
DJ Shepherdc Palmer b Munden6      
HD Daviesb Munden0      
Extras(6 b)6
Total(all out, 87 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-71, 3-85, 4-151, 5-179, 6-179, 7-195, 8-195, 9-203, 10-209 (87 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer12   2421--
Goodwin5   1180--
Palmer4   160--
Munden36   17596--
Jackson12   6260--
Walsh18   3523--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterc Wooller b Pressdee33      
MJK Smithst HG Davies b Pressdee61      
+J Firthc Parkhouse b Pressdee6      
M Tompkinst HG Davies b Pressdee11      
*CH Palmerb Shepherd9      
VE Jacksonc Wooller b Watkins105      
RA Dimentb Shepherd6      
VS Mundenlbw b Pressdee9      
JE Walshc sub b Ward35      
CT Spencerb Shepherd18      
TJ Goodwinnot out0      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(all out, 125.3 overs)305
Fall of wickets:
1-68, 2-107, 3-112, 4-119, 5-170, 6-187, 7-227, 8-264, 9-301, 10-305 (125.3 ov)
Glamorgan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins23   6641--
HD Davies7   0360--
Shepherd44   15803--
Pressdee39   16775--

Glamorgan second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WGA Parkhouselbw b Goodwin18      
JS Pressdeeb Spencer5      
JE Pleassb Spencer0      
WE Jonesb Jackson26      
AJ Watkinsrun out27      
*W Woollerlbw b Walsh23      
DJ Wardlbw b Munden1      
AR Lewisc Lester b Munden9      
+HG Daviesc Palmer b Walsh23      
DJ Shepherdb Walsh0      
HD Daviesnot out0      
Extras(12 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)14
Total(all out, 69.3 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-17, 3-34, 4-71, 5-93, 6-107, 7-111, 8-124, 9-125, 10-146 (69.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spencer11   4312--
Goodwin9   1161--
Munden23   8472--
Jackson7   471--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesternot out12      
MJK Smithnot out39      
+J Firthdid not bat      
M Tompkindid not bat      
*CH Palmerdid not bat      
VE Jacksondid not bat      
RA Dimentdid not bat      
VS Mundendid not bat      
JE Walshdid not bat      
CT Spencerdid not bat      
TJ Goodwindid not bat      
Extras(1 w)1
Total(no wicket, 20.4 overs)52
Glamorgan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins5   280--
Pressdee5   0210--
Wooller9   1130--

--> AR Lewis made his debut in first-class matches
--> AR Lewis made his debut in County Championship matches
--> MJK Smith (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 16
--> DJ Shepherd reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings





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