Suffolk v Essex Second XI
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueTown Ground, Felixstowe on 5th, 6th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSuffolk won the toss and decided to field
ResultEssex Second XI won by 7 wickets
PointsSuffolk 0; Essex Second XI 10
UmpiresCA Cassie, C Fairservice
Close of play day 1

Essex Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Durleyb Perkins68     
P Palmerc Gibbons b Cutter46     
GJ Smithb Cutter11     
AB Quicklbw b Cutter9     
JV Wrightc Wilson b Henley-Welch54     
+JF Taylorb Perkins7     
PA Spicernot out61     
BR Knightnot out12     
EJ Palmerdid not bat      
PJ Phelandid not bat      
DT Danielsdid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared, 94 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-119, 2-127, 3-137, 4-150, 5-165, 6-248
Suffolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Henley-Welch22   4631--
Upson9   3330--
Cutter22   5703--
Mayes4   0140--
Perkins23   9462--
Girkin8   0260--
Wilson6   2160--

Suffolk first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KC Girkinc EJ Palmer b Knight0     
R Mayesc Taylor b EJ Palmer6     
BH Belleb Knight0     
CBT Gibbonsb Knight2     
MD Corkeb Knight0     
DF Henley-Welchc Phelan b Spicer20     
BA Wilsonb Spicer23     
RF Clarkc Knight b Wright20     
GC Perkinsb Knight0     
AG Cutternot out16     
RC Upsonlbw b Wright0     
Total(all out, 24.4 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-10, 4-10, 5-53, 6-53, 7-53, 8-57, 9-91, 10-91 (24.4 ov)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
EJ Palmer8   3151--
Knight9   3325--
Daniels3   0160--
Spicer1   082--

Suffolk second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
KC Girkinst Taylor b Phelan7     
R Mayesb Knight0     
BH Bellelbw b EJ Palmer2     
CBT Gibbonsc Taylor b Spicer43     
MD Corkec Knight b Spicer11     
DF Henley-Welchc Taylor b Phelan71     
BA Wilsonc EJ Palmer b Daniels4     
RF Clarkb Daniels70     
GC Perkinsnot out22     
AG Cutterb Spicer15     
RC Upsonc Taylor b Knight7     
Total(all out, 70 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-91, 3-98, 4-107, 5-159, 6-191, 7-210, 8-225, 9-245, 10-264 (70 ov)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
EJ Palmer14   3351--
Knight14   4392--
Daniels16   0722--
Spicer16   2643--
Wright3   0120--
Phelan7   1302--

Essex Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Durleynot out50     
GJ Smithrun out4     
JV Wrightb Wilson16     
PJ Phelannot out5     
DT Danielsc Perkins b Girkin2     
P Palmerdid not bat      
AB Quickdid not bat      
+JF Taylordid not bat      
PA Spicerdid not bat      
BR Knightdid not bat      
EJ Palmerdid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 32 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-53, 3-62
Suffolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cutter7   1120--
Perkins11   3230--
Girkin3   091--
Wilson6   0271--
Corke1   010--
Belle4   050--

--> DF Henley-Welch made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> P Palmer (1) passed his previous highest score of 32 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> PA Spicer (1) passed his previous highest score of 42 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> CBT Gibbons (2) passed 2000 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 14
--> RF Clark (2) passed his previous highest score of 69 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> BR Knight achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Suffolk first innings (previous best was 5-49)