Staffordshire v Northumberland
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueKnutton Road, Wolstanton on 12th, 13th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossStaffordshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultStaffordshire won by 6 wickets (single innings match)
PointsStaffordshire 10; Northumberland 0
UmpiresJ Buckingham, GE Hart
Close of play day 1No play

Northumberland inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Waltonlbw b Higgs34     
RW Smithsonb S Crump29     
KD Smith hit wkt b S Crump0     
JY Oakesb Higgs0     
CRM Atkinsonc and b Shardlow34     
RG Cloughb Higgs4     
*LE Liddellc H Boon b Shardlow6     
LF Gordonlbw b Shardlow0     
+HB Hendersonnot out7     
K Nortonrun out0     
F Clayforthb S Crump1     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 39.1 overs)120
Fall of wickets:
1-55, 2-56, 3-57, 4-71, 5-78, 6-107, 7-110, 8-112, 9-113, 10-120 (39.1 ov)
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Higgs14   2583--
Lowell2   160--
SB Boon2   0130--
S Crump15.14243--
Shardlow6   3143--

Staffordshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FR Baileyc Henderson b Clayforth7     
*DM Haynesretired hurt1     
DR Beanlbw b Clayforth1     
BS Crumpnot out44     
H Boonc and b Norton17     
S Crumpc Gordon b Norton3     
SB Boonnot out39     
+DSG Swiftdid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
B Shardlowdid not bat      
EJ Lowelldid not bat      
Extras(9 b)9
Total(4 wickets, 47.2 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-11, 3-37, 4-43
Northumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clayforth18   6342--
Clough4   0130--
Oakes8   1140--

--> LF Gordon made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches