Leicestershire v Essex
County Championship 1963
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 27th, 29th July 1963 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLeicestershire won by an innings and 48 runs
PointsLeicestershire 10; Essex 0
UmpiresJF Crapp, F Jakeman
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), CV Jenkinson (Essex)
Close of play day 1Essex (2) 38/2 (Smith 11*, Phelan 0*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MR Hallamc and b Laker30      
S Greenswordlbw b Preston22      
GF Crossc Fletcher b Laker0      
S Jayasinghec Taylor b Laker0      
CC Inmanb Hobbs76      
A Whartonc Fletcher b Laker18      
J van Gelovennot out37      
CT Spencerb Laker29      
+R Julianb Laker13      
JS Savagec Fletcher b Laker0      
RC Smithc sub b Phelan0      
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-46, 2-46, 3-46, 4-82, 5-131, 6-149, 7-190, 8-216, 9-220, 10-225 (67.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knight3   0130--
Bailey3   080--
Laker31   7897--
Preston10   2231--
Hobbs10   2371--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Bearc Cross b Smith12      
G Barkerc Julian b Spencer2      
GJ Smithc van Geloven b Smith12      
BR Knightc Jayasinghe b Savage3      
*TE Baileyc Jayasinghe b Savage5      
KWR Fletcherc Inman b Savage4      
+B Taylorc Inman b Savage8      
PJ Phelanc Cross b Savage21      
RNS Hobbsc Jayasinghe b Savage2      
KC Prestonc Spencer b Smith1      
JC Lakernot out0      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(all out, 28.2 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-25, 3-29, 4-30, 5-38, 6-38, 7-71, 8-73, 9-75, 10-75 (28.2 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van Geloven5   1170--
Spencer5   281--
Smith9   3343--

Essex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Bearc van Geloven b Smith20      
G Barkerc Wharton b Spencer1      
GJ Smithnot out32      
PJ Phelanc Hallam b Smith0      
BR Knightb Smith0      
*TE Baileyc Julian b Smith0      
KWR Fletcherb Savage6      
+B Taylorc Greensword b Savage9      
RNS Hobbsb Smith0      
KC Prestonc Greensword b Savage18      
JC Lakerc Hallam b Smith9      
Extras(6 b, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 49.1 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-36, 3-41, 4-43, 5-45, 6-55, 7-65, 8-65, 9-88, 10-102 (49.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van Geloven3   0150--
Spencer4   251--
Savage21   8343--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> CC Inman (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 31
--> JC Laker reached 1900 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 6th wicket in the Leicestershire first innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive