Warwickshire v Worcestershire
County Championship 1957
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham on 13th, 15th, 16th July 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWarwickshire 0; Worcestershire 0
UmpiresA Skelding, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 125/3 (Smith 53*, Townsend 28*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (1) 145/6 (Booth 68*, Jenkins 17*)

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc Broadbent b Coldwell3      
NF Hornerc Booth b Flavell30      
WJP Stewartc Flavell b Berry11      
*MJK Smithc Flavell b Horton74      
A Townsendc Booth b Flavell36      
+RT Spoonerc Coldwell b Berry34      
Khalid Ibadullac Dews b Coldwell7      
Swaranjit Singhc Broadbent b Coldwell15      
RG Carternot out0      
WE Holliesdid not bat      
SS Griffithsdid not bat      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(8 wickets, declared, 87.4 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-44, 3-44, 4-152, 5-171, 6-199, 7-211, 8-216 (87.4 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flavell28   7702--
Horton8   0291--
Berry20   10292--
Jenkins8   1270--
PE Richardson2   080--

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Kenyonb Griffiths1      
*PE Richardsonb Griffiths0      
G Dewsc Spooner b Carter1      
DW Richardsonb Hollies15      
RG Broadbentc Gardner b Townsend10      
MJ Hortonc Gardner b Griffiths21      
+R Boothnot out68      
RO Jenkinsnot out19      
R Berrydid not bat      
JA Flavelldid not bat      
LJ Coldwelldid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(6 wickets, 71 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-31, 5-31, 6-79
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Carter22   4471--
Griffiths17   3383--
Khalid Ibadulla2   020--
Hollies19   10321--
Townsend2   121--
Swaranjit Singh9   1140--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> MJK Smith (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 74
--> DW Richardson (1) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> R Booth (1) passed his previous highest score of 65 in first-class matches
--> R Booth (1) passed his previous highest score of 65 in County Championship matches





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