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Hertfordshire v Bedfordshire
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueLucas Lane, Hitchin on 3rd, 4th July 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossHertfordshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultHertfordshire won by 6 wickets
PointsHertfordshire 10; Bedfordshire 0
UmpiresAL Bradford, CA Cassie
Close of play day 1Bedfordshire (1) 58/4 (Whittingham ?*, Owen ?*)

Hertfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A O'Neillc Greene b Davison88 2017- 
RB Smithc Robinson b Owen12     
LC Batemanc Greene b Davison6     
TL Cloughc Robinson b Ashenden5     
CM Claphamc Gunn b Breeze5     
+RG Simonsb Gunn36     
JA Standenb Ashenden28     
CVL Marquesb Ashenden14     
TGA Morleynot out26     
BS Darvellst Robinson b Owen15     
G Colec Breeze b Owen1     
Extras(6 b, 6 lb, 11 nb, 2 w)25
Total(all out, 83.5 overs)261
Fall of wickets:
1-40 (Smith), 2-56 (Bateman), 3-77 (Clough), 4-103 (Clapham), 5-150 (Simons), 6-184 (O'Neill), 7-193 (Standen), 8-220 (Marques), 9-259 (Darvell), 10-261 (Cole, 83.5 ov)
Bedfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davison13   3312--
Ashenden21   6543--
Oliver10   2190--
Breeze21   5661--
Owen11.51393--
Gunn7   0271--

Bedfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GLB Augustlbw b Marques2     
NS Gunnlbw b Marques10     
MJ Jordanc Simons b Darvell3     
F Whittinghamb Cole33     
+BD Robinsonlbw b Darvell1     
JG Owenc Standen b Morley67  10- 
*JAR Oliverretired hurt02 -- 
A Greenec Simons b Morley1     
IJ Davisonrun out1     
M Ashendennot out5     
FK Breezec Darvell b Cole7     
Extras(3 lb, 6 nb)9
Total(all out, 53.4 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (August), 2-18 (Jordan), 3-19 (Gunn), 4-20 (Robinson), 5-111 (Whittingham), 6-114 (Greene), 7-116 (Davison), 8-130 (Owen), 9-139 (Breeze, 53.4 ov)
Hertfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marques16   3172--
Cole14.44382--
Darvell9   2342--
Morley12   4292--
Standen2   0120--

Bedfordshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
GLB Augustc and b Darvell30     
NS Gunnc Marques b Morley14     
+BD Robinsonb Marques25     
JG Owenc Morley b Standen26     
MJ Jordanc Standen b Morley47     
F Whittinghamc Darvell b Standen1     
A Greenerun out24     
M Ashendenc Standen b Darvell8     
IJ Davisonst Simons b Cole12     
FK Breezenot out4     
*JAR Oliverabsent hurt
Extras(9 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(all out, 80 overs)207
Fall of wickets:
1-27 (Gunn), 2-68 (Robinson), 3-92 (August), 4-112 (Owen), 5-118 (Whittingham), 6-160 (Greene), 7-182 (Jordan), 8-188 (Ashenden), 9-207 (Davison, 80 ov)
Hertfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marques15   4351--
Cole12   6221--
Darvell25   7612--
Standen12   4292--
Morley16   5442--

Hertfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+RG Simonsb Davison13     
RB Smithnot out44     
TL Cloughb Ashenden11     
JA Standenc Greene b Davison8     
CM Claphamc Robinson b Davison0     
LC Batemannot out2     
A O'Neilldid not bat      
CVL Marquesdid not bat      
TGA Morleydid not bat      
BS Darvelldid not bat      
G Coledid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(4 wickets, 11.4 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-23 (Simons), 2-54 (Clough), 3-78 (Standen), 4-78 (Clapham)
Bedfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davison6   0323--
Ashenden5.41461--

Notes
--> RB Smith made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> G Cole made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> A Greene made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> M Ashenden made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> G Cole made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JG Owen made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> A Greene made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> A O'Neill (1) passed his previous highest score of 43 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JA Standen (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> BD Robinson (2) passed his previous highest score of 16 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> IJ Davison reached 50 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when he dismissed LC Bateman, his 1st wicket in the Hertfordshire first innings
--> JAR Oliver retired hurt in the Bedfordshire first innings having scored 0 (team had lost 5 wickets)