Sussex v Leicestershire
County Championship 1901
VenueCentral Recreation Ground, Hastings on 11th, 12th, 13th July 1901 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresW Hearn, J Moss
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 353/8 (MacDonald 87*, Haywood 9*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (1) 314/6 (Relf 18*, Newham 21*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CE de Traffordb Vine1     
CJB Woodst Butt b Vine34     
AE Knightb Tate99     
JH Kingb Vine0     
R MacDonaldb Relf127     
F Geesonrun out30     
S Coeb Tate4     
RT Crawfordc Relf b Ranjitsinhji26     
H Whiteheadc Relf b Tate45     
JW Haywoodb Bland16     
+JP Whitesidenot out37     
Extras(20 b, 6 lb, 1 w)27
Total(all out, 176.5 overs)446
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-56, 3-64, 4-150, 5-206, 6-214, 7-259, 8-327, 9-360, 10-446 (176.5 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bland28   11531--
Vine48   161243--
Goldie7   2180--
Tate47   181013--
Ranjitsinhji27   76711-
Killick8   2180--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CB Fryb King8     
J Vinec Coe b Geeson94     
*KS Ranjitsinhjib Geeson55     
KO Goldieb Haywood19     
EH Killicklbw b Geeson63     
FW Marlowb Geeson24     
AE Relfnot out18     
W Newhamnot out21     
+HR Buttdid not bat      
FW Tatedid not bat      
CHG Blanddid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)12
Total(6 wickets, 94 overs)314
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-95, 3-133, 4-232, 5-262, 6-281
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
King28   8691--
Haywood20   274111
Geeson31   21394--
Coe5   180--
Wood10   4120--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> R MacDonald (1) passed his previous highest score of 46 in County Championship matches
--> R MacDonald (1) made his first century in County Championship matches
--> R MacDonald (1) passed his previous highest score of 114 in first-class matches
--> JW Haywood made his debut in County Championship matches
--> JW Haywood made his debut in first-class matches
--> KS Ranjitsinhji (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 52
--> J Vine reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> F Geeson reached 300 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex first innings

A heavy storm on the second evening and more rain on the third morning prevented any play on the final day. Macdonald batted six and a quarter hours for his 127 which included 21 fours





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