Glamorgan v Leicestershire
Schweppes County Championship 1979
VenueSophia Gardens, Cardiff on 18th, 20th, 21st August 1979 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGlamorgan won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLeicestershire won by an innings and 60 runs
PointsGlamorgan 3 (Bowling 3); Leicestershire 18 (Batting 2, Bowling 4)
UmpiresWE Alley, D Shackleton
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 205/5 (Balderstone 74*, Clift 10*; 85 overs)
Close of play day 2Glamorgan (2) 100/0 (A Jones 44*, AL Jones 50*)

Glamorgan first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Jonesc Steele b Shuttleworth1      
AL Jonesb Shuttleworth4      
RC Ontongc Dudleston b Higgs5      
PD Swartc Clift b Shuttleworth10      
DA Francisb Clift13      
GC Holmesc Shuttleworth b Cook8      
+EW Joneslbw b Clift7      
BJ Lloydc Birkenshaw b Clift6      
EA Cordlec Birkenshaw b Cook0      
AH Wilkinsc Dudleston b Clift0      
*RNS Hobbsnot out5      
Total(all out, 33.1 overs)59
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-6, 3-10, 4-29, 5-34, 6-48, 7-48, 8-50, 9-54, 10-59 (33.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Higgs10   791--
Shuttleworth9   3213--
Cook7   392--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+B Dudlestonc Swart b Cordle40      
JF Steelelbw b Lloyd11      
JC Balderstoneb Wilkins79      
BF Davisonb Cordle5      
NE Briersc Francis b Swart36      
M Schepensc EW Jones b Cordle3      
PB Cliftc AL Jones b Cordle32      
J Birkenshawb Wilkins8      
K Shuttleworthc Francis b Lloyd44      
NGB Cookb Swart7      
*K Higgsnot out5      
Extras(12 b, 8 lb, 3 nb, 9 w)32
Total(all out, 125.3 overs)302
Fall of wickets:
1-53, 2-63, 3-71, 4-179, 5-184, 6-215, 7-235, 8-243, 9-274, 10-302 (125.3 ov)
Glamorgan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cordle39   11734--
Wilkins22   4722--
Ontong8   3220--
Hobbs7   3140--
Swart21   7292--

Glamorgan second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Jonesc Dudleston b Higgs58      
AL Jonesc Steele b Balderstone79      
RC Ontongc Schepens b Birkenshaw3      
PD Swartc Schepens b Cook3      
DA Francislbw b Higgs16      
GC Holmesnot out9      
+EW Jonesc Schepens b Higgs0      
BJ Lloydc Schepens b Higgs4      
EA Cordlec Cook b Higgs0      
AH Wilkinsc Shuttleworth b Balderstone3      
*RNS Hobbsb Higgs0      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 100.5 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-118, 2-133, 3-140, 4-165, 5-167, 6-167, 7-175, 8-175, 9-179, 10-183 (100.5 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shuttleworth7   2130--
Clift22   11380--
Cook16   6391--
Birkenshaw26   12441--
Balderstone5   382--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> Leicestershire score at 100 overs in the first innings was 243-7
--> B Dudleston (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 27
--> JC Balderstone (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 67
--> AL Jones (2) passed his previous highest score of 54 in County Championship matches
--> AL Jones (2) passed his previous highest score of 57 in first-class matches
--> DA Francis (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 9
--> EA Cordle reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> EA Cordle reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings





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