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The Leicestershire CCC Cricket Archive

Leicestershire in First-Class Matches in 1955

See Also Second XI Matches and Other Matches

Captain: CH Palmer
Portrait of Charles Palmer
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Home Grounds used:
Grace Road, Leicester; Coventry Road, Hinckley; Brush Ground, Loughborough; Bath Grounds, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Away Grounds visited:
FP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge; Bat and Ball Ground, Gravesend; Ashley Down Ground, Bristol; Tipton Road, Dudley; County Ground, Northampton; Ind Coope Ground, Burton-on-Trent; The University Parks, Oxford; Trent Bridge, Nottingham; Recreation Ground, Bath; Kennington Oval, Kennington; Old Trafford, Manchester; Old County Ground, Brentwood; Dean Park, Bournemouth; Edgbaston, Birmingham; Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff; Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood

Championship playing record:
P 28     W 11     D 7     L 10

First-Class playing record:
P 31     W 12     D 8     L 11

Click on these links for the season's First-Class scorecards and results
or First-Class batting averages or First-Class bowling averages or Championship batting averages or Championship bowling averages

18 players appeared in First-Class matches for Leicestershire in 1955:
BS Boshier; RA Diment; J Firth; LR Gardner; TJ Goodwin; MR Hallam; VE Jackson; R Julian; G Lester; VS Munden; CH Palmer; RL Pratt; JWR Smith; MJK Smith; GA Smithson; CT Spencer; M Tompkin; JE Walsh.

2 players made their debut for Leicestershire in these matches in 1955:
RA Diment; RL Pratt.

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