Berkshire v Devon
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueHuntley and Palmer Ground, Reading on 16th, 17th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossBerkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultBerkshire won by 173 runs
PointsBerkshire 10; Devon 0
UmpiresCE Dunn, TM McMurray
ScorerJ Hinton (Berkshire)
Close of play day 1

Berkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JA Mencec Bonner b Healey65     
MA Salmonc Stevens b Hitchman29     
CMS Crombiec Selley b Healey9     
RM Jamesb Cole34     
AT Davisnot out37     
GR Langdaleb Bloy29     
CEW Brooksnot out7     
MN Morgandid not bat      
DE Youngdid not bat      
REA Dymentdid not bat      
EF Wilkinsdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(5 wickets, declared, 71 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-74, 2-102, 3-123, 4-164, 5-207
Devon bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Atkinson14   1430-1
Healey14   3462--
Cole21   6671--
Hitchman15   0381--
Bloy7   0161--

Devon first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BH Lockc Dyment b Langdale10     
DH Colelbw b Morgan57     
NV Thomasb James3     
NCF Bloyc Young b Langdale0     
NF Borrettb James14     
WT Selleylbw b Brooks10     
TJ Stevensb Morgan8     
P Atkinsonc James b Morgan12     
RD Healeyc Langdale b Morgan19     
+JA Bonnernot out2     
AEG Hitchmanb Morgan0     
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 95 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-35, 3-38, 4-60, 5-75, 6-102, 7-118, 8-121, 9-142, 10-142 (95 ov)
Berkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morgan14   6245--
Wilkins6   1120--
Langdale34   12362--
James19   6332--
Brooks5   141--
Young17   6260--

Berkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JA Menceb Healey14     
MA Salmonst Bonner b Cole60     
CMS Crombierun out7     
RM Jamesst Bonner b Bloy33     
AT Davisrun out12     
GR Langdalenot out5     
CEW Brooksnot out6     
MN Morgandid not bat      
DE Youngdid not bat      
REA Dymentdid not bat      
EF Wilkinsdid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, declared, 33 overs)143
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-52, 3-104, 4-131, 5-131
Devon bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Atkinson8   0370--
Healey12   1421--
Cole3   0181--
Hitchman7   1220--
Bloy3   0181--

Devon second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BH Lockc Salmon b Wilkins1     
DH Colec Dyment b Young12     
NV Thomasc Crombie b Wilkins0     
NCF Bloyb Langdale16     
NF Borrettb Young8     
WT Selleyc and b James11     
TJ Stevensb James0     
P Atkinsonc Davis b Young0     
RD Healeynot out0     
+JA Bonnerb Young0     
AEG Hitchmanc Salmon b Young0     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 27.5 overs)50
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-22, 4-33, 5-48, 6-48, 7-48, 8-50, 9-50, 10-50 (27.5 ov)
Berkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morgan4   180--
Wilkins4   372--
Brooks5   380--
Langdale3   081--
James6   552--

--> DH Cole (1) passed 3000 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 36
--> DE Young achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Devon second innings (previous best was 5-44)