Norfolk v Suffolk
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueCounty Ground, Lakenham on 7th, 8th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSuffolk won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSuffolk won by 142 runs
PointsNorfolk 0; Suffolk 10
UmpiresBrown, GS Mobey
Close of play day 1Norfolk (1) 156/7 (Greatrex 10*, Farrer 4*)

Suffolk first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Mayesc Schofield b Witherden104  10- 
KC Girkinst Greatrex b Schofield43     
BH Bellec Farrer b Schofield58  91 
*MD Corkec Thomas b Schofield5     
CBT Gibbonsb Walmsley17     
WAD Whitfieldnot out17     
AG Cutterb Walmsley0     
GC Perkinsnot out0     
RC Upsondid not bat      
BA Wilsondid not bat      
W Aldousdid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared, 79 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-88, 2-205, 3-211, 4-223, 5-249, 6-249
Norfolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walmsley11   2282--
Hall16   2480--
Farrer11   1330--
Schofield18   0693--
Witherden17   10311--
Thomas6   0350--

Norfolk first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*PG Powellc Gibbons b Upson0     
R Reynoldsc and b Whitfield8     
TL Braynec Perkins b Girkin49     
EG Witherdenc Girkin b Wilson65     
WO Thomasc Perkins b Girkin2     
ME Thornelbw b Girkin5     
TA Hallc Girkin b Wilson0     
+EJ Greatrexlbw b Perkins10     
RJ Farrernot out18     
R Schofieldc Wilson b Perkins13     
PG Walmsleyc Cutter b Wilson0     
Total(all out, 67 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-16, 3-129, 4-133, 5-141, 6-142, 7-146, 8-156, 9-182, 10-183 (67 ov)
Suffolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upson5   0201--
Whitfield4   0211--
Cutter7   1280--
Perkins20   8352--
Girkin16   6333--
Wilson15   2333--

Suffolk second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Mayesb Hall32     
KC Girkinb Hall20     
*MD Corkec Powell b Hall7     
BH Belleb Hall15     
CBT Gibbonsnot out63     
WAD Whitfieldnot out36     
AG Cutterdid not bat      
GC Perkinsdid not bat      
RC Upsondid not bat      
BA Wilsondid not bat      
W Aldousdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, declared, 50 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-56, 3-61, 4-92
Norfolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walmsley8   0310--
Hall20   3564--
Witherden10   0220--
Schofield8   1370--
Farrer4   0270--

Norfolk second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*PG Powellc Gibbons b Perkins29     
R Reynoldsrun out0     
TL Brayneb Perkins26     
EG Witherdenb Wilson4     
WO Thomasrun out39     
RJ Farrerc Gibbons b Perkins0     
TA Hallc Upson b Perkins4     
ME Thornec Upson b Perkins2     
+EJ Greatrexlbw b Girkin2     
R Schofieldb Girkin0     
PG Walmsleynot out0     
Total(all out, 45.2 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-44, 3-49, 4-77, 5-77, 6-89, 7-91, 8-105, 9-113, 10-114 (45.2 ov)
Suffolk bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upson2   0100--
Whitfield3   170--
Wilson12   4411--
Girkin9   5162--
Belle1   060--

--> WAD Whitfield made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> TA Hall made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RJ Farrer (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> EG Witherden (2) passed 3500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 1
--> KC Girkin achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Norfolk first innings (previous best was 3-43)