Cheshire v Northumberland
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueEllerman Line Sports Club, Hoylake on 14th, 15th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCheshire 2; Northumberland 2
UmpiresJ Buckingham, GE Hart
Close of play day 1Cheshire (1) 37/0 (Fox 18*, Millett 15*)

Northumberland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Waltonb Digman9     
RW Smithsonc and b Young24     
KD Smithlbw b Short31     
JY Oakeslbw b Short83     
CRM Atkinsonc Fox b Young18     
RG Cloughc and b Digman28     
*LE Liddellc Fox b Vickery12     
+HB Hendersonb Short23     
M Glaisterb Digman1     
K Nortonb Short7     
F Clayforthnot out19     
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 90 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-41, 3-148, 4-169, 5-175, 6-197, 7-236, 8-236, 9-239, 10-264 (90 ov)
Cheshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Digman23   2673- 
Short19   5324- 
Vickery31   7641- 
Young12   4582- 
Terras5   0340- 

Cheshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Foxnot out53     
FW Millettnot out41     
JRL Daviesdid not bat      
*BM Lowedid not bat      
A Vickerydid not bat      
BS Jonesdid not bat      
KE Youngdid not bat      
CR Terrasdid not bat      
+KF Holdingdid not bat      
RJ Digmandid not bat      
WRG Shortdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(no wicket, 56 overs)100
Northumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Glaister13   5190- 
Clayforth20   7330- 
Oakes13   5230- 
Norton10   3190- 

--> R Fox made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> JY Oakes (1) passed 2000 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 37
--> F Clayforth (1) passed his previous highest score of 18 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> WRG Short achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Northumberland first innings (previous best was 1-19)