Torquay XI v Leicestershire
Other matches in England 1956
VenueThe Recreation Ground, Torquay on 25th, 26th July 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJK Aikman, TH Wheeler
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), TH Kirkham (Torquay XI)
Close of play day 1

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterb Khan Mohammad52      
MR Hallamc Cole b Worrell1      
J van Gelovenc Worrell b Fairclough31      
M Tompkinb Fairclough21      
*CH Palmer hit wkt b Fairclough30      
VE Jacksonc Hart b Dare5      
RA Dimentc Hart b Barr75      
VS Mundennot out26      
PA Mundenlbw b Cole4      
+J Firthdid not bat      
TJ Goodwindid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(8 wickets, declared, 90.5 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Hallam), 2-65 (van Geloven), 3-91 (Tompkin), 4-122 (Lester), 5-138 (Jackson), 6-149 (Palmer), 7-253 (Diment), 8-257 (PA Munden, 90.5 ov)
Torquay XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Khan Mohammad12   4271--
Worrell15   3281--
Barr6   0201-2
Fairclough21   4543--
Dare13   1411--
Haines11   1240--

Torquay XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DH Colec Hallam b Goodwin16      
HD Fairclough hit wkt b VS Munden21      
FMM Worrellb Palmer95      
RA Darec Diment b Lester25      
Khan Mohammadc Hallam b Jackson32      
WF Hartc van Geloven b Jackson44      
RH Barrc van Geloven b Jackson0      
DGF Ballc Firth b Lester2      
JE Dickinsonnot out9      
DL Hainesb Jackson1      
+JA Bonnerdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 3 lb)9
Total(9 wickets, declared, 79.4 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Cole), 2-68 (Fairclough), 3-121 (Dare), 4-180 (Khan Mohammad), 5-200 (Worrell), 6-219 (Barr), 7-226 (Ball), 8-247 (Hart), 9-254 (Haines, 79.4 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin7   2221--
van Geloven4   0160--
VS Munden22   9441--
Lester23   6812--
Palmer6   3171--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Lesterc Bonner b Khan Mohammad4      
MR Hallamb Cole22      
J van Gelovennot out67      
M Tompkinc Fairclough b Worrell10      
*CH Palmerb Dare11      
VE Jacksonb Fairclough4      
RA Dimentst Bonner b Fairclough13      
VS Mundennot out13      
PA Mundendid not bat      
+J Firthdid not bat      
TJ Goodwindid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(6 wickets, declared, 36 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Lester), 2-34 (Hallam), 3-47 (Tompkin), 4-70 (Palmer), 5-76 (Jackson), 6-108 (Diment)
Torquay XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Khan Mohammad4   1131--
Cole5   0241--
Worrell2   091--
Haines13   1510--
Dare4   1121--
Fairclough8   1352--

Torquay XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DH Coleb Lester19      
HD Faircloughc and b van Geloven5      
FMM Worrellc PA Munden b Diment15      
RA Darelbw b Diment8      
Khan Mohammadb Diment29      
WF Hartb Tompkin1      
RH Barrnot out3      
DGF Balldid not bat      
JE Dickinsondid not bat      
DL Hainesdid not bat      
+JA Bonnerdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(6 wickets, 24.2 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Fairclough), 2-34 (Cole), 3-49 (Worrell), 4-52 (Dare), 5-55 (Hart), 6-83 (Khan Mohammad, 24.2 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin3   0130--
van Geloven3   061--
Lester5   191--
VS Munden5   0100-1
Tompkin4   0151--

Match played for the benefit of VE Jackson





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2016 CricketArchive