Middlesex County Cricket Club

Middlesex v Sussex
County Championship 1959
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 16th, 18th, 19th May 1959 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 1 run
PointsMiddlesex 14 (Batting 2); Sussex 0
UmpiresJS Buller, AEG Rhodes
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 80/4 (Bell 2*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 40/1 (Smith 21*, Bell 0*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Galec Parks b Thomson6     
WE Russelllbw b Bates52     
PH Parfittc Parks b Bell20     
JDB Robertsonc Parks b Smith1     
RA Whitec Smith b Bell35     
FJ Titmusc Oakman b Marlar43     
+JT Murrayb Marlar3     
HW Tillyc Parks b Marlar5     
*JJ Warrb Bell14     
RJ Hurstc Suttle b Bates16     
AE Mossnot out19     
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(all out, 83.2 overs)220
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-65, 3-66, 4-82, 5-153, 6-165, 7-166, 8-171, 9-191, 10-220 (83.2 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson17   7331--
Dexter5   0160--
Smith9   2181--
Bell26   5603--
Oakman8   3210--
Marlar8   1293--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ASM Oakmanc Murray b Tilly28     
LJ Lenhamb Titmus25     
DV Smithb Titmus17     
KG Suttleb Titmus8     
RV Bellc Warr b Titmus3     
+JM Parksc Russell b Titmus0     
ER Dexterc Russell b Moss4     
GC Cooperb Titmus19     
NI Thomsonlbw b Warr14     
*RG Marlarlbw b Titmus3     
DL Batesnot out4     
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(all out, 65.2 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-70, 3-71, 4-80, 5-80, 6-85, 7-85, 8-118, 9-121, 10-130 (65.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss14   3281--
Tilly7   2201--
Warr10   3101--
Hurst5   260--
Parfitt3   160--
Gale1   010--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Galec Parks b Bates5     
WE Russellb Thomson32     
JDB Robertsonlbw b Bates0     
PH Parfittc Dexter b Bates60     
RA Whiteb Dexter6     
FJ Titmusb Smith2     
+JT Murrayc Suttle b Dexter1     
HW Tillyc Bell b Bates23     
*JJ Warrc Parks b Thomson0     
RJ Hurstb Bates0     
AE Mossnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 5 lb)9
Total(all out, 58.1 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-31, 3-43, 4-70, 5-73, 6-74, 7-134, 8-138, 9-138, 10-138 (58.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates16   1325--
Dexter9   3232--
Smith6   0131--
Bell4   0170--
Marlar5   1150--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Smithb Moss90     
ASM Oakmanb Moss19     
RV Bellb Titmus7     
ER Dexterc Russell b Titmus58     
+JM Parksc Murray b Warr15     
KG Suttlec Murray b Moss28     
GC Cooperc Murray b Moss0     
NI Thomsonc Russell b Moss0     
DL Batesrun out0     
*RG Marlarnot out5     
LJ Lenhamabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(all out, 90 overs)227
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-61, 3-163, 4-179, 5-209, 6-210, 7-212, 8-219, 9-227 (90 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss23   8425--
Tilly4   090--
Warr16   3471--
Titmus25   11582--
Hurst18   6470--
Parfitt3   1100--
Gale1   090--

--> WE Russell (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 44
--> RA White (1) equalled his previous highest score of 35 in first-class matches
--> RA White (1) equalled his previous highest score of 35 in County Championship matches
--> FJ Titmus (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 35
--> PH Parfitt (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 59
--> HW Tilly (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 20
--> JJ Warr reached 500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> DL Bates reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Middlesex second innings



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