Army XI v Royal Air Force
Other matches in England 1942
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 5th September 1942 (1-day single innings match)
Balls per over8
TossRoyal Air Force won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresG Beet, AJB Fowler

Army XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonlbw b Emery28     
CB Harrislbw b Robinson115  15- 
BO Allenlbw b Todd69     
DCS Comptonnot out56     
M Leylandnot out18     
AB Sellersdid not bat      
MS Nicholsdid not bat      
+TG Evansdid not bat      
*GOB Allendid not bat      
AR Goverdid not bat      
LL Wilkinsondid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, declared, 58 overs)291
Fall of wickets:
1-60, 2-191, 3-?
Royal Air Force bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Matthews8   0410--
Todd16   0621--
Edrich8   0350--
Robinson20   21091--
Emery6   0391--

Royal Air Force inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Washbrookb Wilkinson38     
GL Berryrun out41     
*WJ Edrichc Wilkinson b Gover48 25-- 
RES Wyattb Gover0     
+LEG Amesb Nichols70     
HS Squiresc Nichols b Wilkinson22     
RWG Emerynot out26     
LJ Toddrun out7     
EP Robinsonc Leyland b Nichols0     
CW Walkerb Nichols3     
ADG Matthewsnot out2     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 6 nb)9
Total(9 wickets, 44 overs)266
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-266
Army XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover12   1792--
Nichols14   0443--
GOB Allen5   0290--
Wilkinson13   01052--

Despite the counter attraction of football 14,000 people were present of which 10,043 paid.
153 was shared by Army charities and the RAF Benevolent Fund





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