Durham v Cumberland
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueKingsway, Bishop Auckland on 17th, 18th July 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCumberland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultDurham won by 10 wickets
PointsDurham 10; Cumberland 0
UmpiresL Fisher, FA Nicholson
ScorersAC Lowerson (Durham), DH Rice (Cumberland)
Close of play day 1Durham (1) 120/5 (Weston 7*, Watson 13*)

Cumberland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Hallidayb Young21     
RJ Favillc Fox b Young1     
*JH Millicanc Bell b Hardy35     
JMS Burrowb Hardy2     
P Hartleyb Watson10     
T McKeggc Hardy b Watson0     
P Sarjeantlbw b Watson1     
+M Beatyc Tate b Watson9     
JB Parkerlbw b Watson21     
J Ruddnot out12     
TE Thompsonb Watson20     
Extras(2 lb, 1 w)3
Total(all out, 46.5 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-41, 3-46, 4-69, 5-70, 6-71, 7-77, 8-90, 9-105, 10-135 (46.5 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young14   4292--
Pigg4   2140--
Hardy11   5222--
Tate5   0320--

Durham first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HD Belllbw b Parker45     
GL Lakec Halliday b Parker0     
KH Thompsonlbw b Rudd10     
GC Lambb Parker33     
MP Westonc Parker b Halliday24     
MJ Tateb Parker0     
JM Watsonb Thompson44     
*DW Hardy hit wkt b Halliday6     
+JG Foxc Thompson b Halliday8     
NH Piggb Halliday7     
SH Youngnot out0     
Extras(14 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)17
Total(all out, 69.2 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-32, 3-97, 4-100, 5-100, 6-173, 7-182, 8-183, 9-194, 10-194 (69.2 ov)
Cumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Parker20   2594--
Sarjeant8   1240--
Rudd19   3441--
Millican4   0140--
Halliday10   3144--

Cumberland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Hallidayb Hardy24     
RJ Favillc Fox b Young9     
*JH Millicanst Fox b Young10     
JMS Burrowb Young1     
P Hartleyc Pigg b Young0     
T McKeggc Lamb b Young6     
P Sarjeantlbw b Young0     
+M Beatynot out6     
JB Parkerb Pigg31     
J Ruddb Pigg0     
TE Thompsonb Pigg0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 34 overs)92
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-37, 3-38, 4-38, 5-48, 6-48, 7-55, 8-86, 9-86, 10-92 (34 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young16   6286--
Pigg7   2163--
Hardy5   191--
Tate5   1280--
Watson1   060--

Durham second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HD Bellnot out14     
GL Lakenot out14     
KH Thompsondid not bat      
GC Lambdid not bat      
MP Westondid not bat      
MJ Tatedid not bat      
JM Watsondid not bat      
*DW Hardydid not bat      
+JG Foxdid not bat      
NH Piggdid not bat      
SH Youngdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 1 nb)6
Total(no wicket, 12.3 overs)34
Cumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Parker2   080--
Thompson6   1120--

--> P Hartley made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> GL Lake made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> P Hartley made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JB Parker (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> TE Thompson (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JB Parker (2) passed his previous highest score of 21 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SH Young achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Cumberland second innings (previous best was 4-33)
--> SH Young achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Cumberland second innings
--> JM Watson retired hurt in the Durham first innings (team score 170/5) - he returned when the score was 183/8

Start delayed on the first day until 11.45am following heavy overnight rain. Rain stopped play again at 5.25pm (95 mins lost) Start delayed on the second day until 11.43am.
Source: Durham CCC scorebook with thanks to Brian Hunt