Warwickshire v Northamptonshire
County Championship 1956
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham on 9th, 11th, 12th June 1956 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthamptonshire won by 152 runs
PointsWarwickshire 0; Northamptonshire 12
UmpiresRSM Lay, A Skelding
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 4/0 (Gardner 0*, Leach 4*)
Close of play day 2Northamptonshire (2) 239/5 (Tribe 45*, Manning 0*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Brookesb Bannister6      
AP Arnoldc Spooner b Hitchcock63      
L Livingstonc Spooner b Dollery82      
DW Barrickc Dollery b Hollies1      
BL Reynoldslbw b Dollery7      
GE Tribec Spooner b Bannister38      
MHJ Allenc Spooner b Bannister10      
JS Manningc Gardner b Hollies16      
+KV Andrewc Gardner b Bridge24      
HRA Kelleherc and b Hollies0      
RW Clarkenot out0      
Extras(7 b, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 119.5 overs)255
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-130, 3-135, 4-161, 5-162, 6-181, 7-204, 8-244, 9-255, 10-255 (119.5 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bannister26   12393--
Dollery19   4382--
Bridge21   8371--
Leach7   2220--
Hitchcock13   6181--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerb Tribe52      
CW Leachb Tribe18      
AVG Woltonb Manning2      
A Townsend hit wkt b Tribe0      
RE Hitchcockc Kelleher b Tribe0      
NF Hornerc Livingston b Manning55      
+RT Spoonerc Kelleher b Manning14      
KR Dollerylbw b Tribe3      
WB Bridgenot out2      
JD Bannisterb Manning5      
*WE Holliesb Manning0      
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 64.4 overs)153
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-43, 3-50, 4-50, 5-107, 6-139, 7-146, 8-146, 9-153, 10-153 (64.4 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kelleher7   3100--
Clarke7   1180--
Allen10   4270--
Tribe21   9615--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Brookesc Gardner b Leach52      
AP Arnoldc Spooner b Dollery8      
L Livingstonc Bannister b Hollies54      
DW Barrickst Spooner b Hollies37      
BL Reynoldsst Spooner b Hollies32      
GE Tribenot out45      
JS Manningnot out0      
MHJ Allendid not bat      
+KV Andrewdid not bat      
HRA Kelleherdid not bat      
RW Clarkedid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(5 wickets, declared, 69 overs)239
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-100, 3-152, 4-169, 5-234
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bannister6   1150--
Dollery11   0301--
Bridge19   5500--
Hollies22   4743--
Leach4   1231--
Hitchcock7   2360--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc Andrew b Kelleher9      
CW Leachc Tribe b Manning16      
AVG Woltonc Kelleher b Clarke81      
A Townsendc Allen b Clarke10      
RE Hitchcocklbw b Tribe5      
NF Hornerb Tribe18      
+RT Spoonernot out24      
KR Dolleryc Andrew b Manning9      
WB Bridgeb Tribe0      
JD Bannisterb Tribe1      
*WE Holliesb Tribe0      
Extras(11 b, 5 lb)16
Total(all out, 69.5 overs)189
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-84, 3-117, 4-122, 5-134, 6-157, 7-176, 8-181, 9-185, 10-189 (69.5 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kelleher12   5351--
Clarke10   4232--
Manning20   6582--
Allen3   230--

--> CW Leach (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in County Championship matches
--> RW Clarke reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Warwickshire second innings





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