Devon v Oxfordshire
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueQueens Park, Paignton on 28th, 29th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultDevon won by 5 wickets
PointsDevon 10; Oxfordshire 0
UmpiresF Berry, WH Stephens
Close of play day 1

Oxfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JE Bushb Cole14     
JW Carterb Cole19     
KT Talboysb Fairclough90     
D Bantonlbw b Smith11     
+CTG Carrc Fairclough b Cole1     
DJ Laittrun out25     
HJ Lockeb Fairclough18     
RA Winstonelbw b Fairclough1     
TA Gibsonnot out7     
RDJ Surman hit wkt b Smith1     
AL Hichensc Smith b Fairclough0     
Extras(12 b, 2 lb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 89 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-36, 3-51, 4-53, 5-120, 6-171, 7-193, 8-196, 9-201, 10-202 (89 ov)
Devon bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Atkinson6   13301-
Cole22   7533--
Smith26   10432--
Fairclough28   12394--
Bloy7   0190-1

Devon first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SJ Crayrun out17     
DH Coleb Laitt90     
*HD Faircloughb Surman25     
NCF Bloylbw b Surman0     
+SGE Mountfordc and b Surman15     
R Smithb Hichens3     
WT Selleyc Winstone b Laitt7     
NV Thomasc Carr b Locke10     
BH Lockc Gibson b Laitt9     
TJ Stevensc Locke b Surman9     
P Atkinsonnot out6     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 4 nb)11
Total(all out, 105.4 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-89, 3-89, 4-119, 5-122, 6-129, 7-148, 8-163, 9-192, 10-202 (105.4 ov)
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Laitt34   12463--
Hichens25   14481-5
Locke9   4111--
Banton10   2200--
Gibson3   0150--

Oxfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JE Bushc Fairclough b Atkinson13     
JW Carterlbw b Cole5     
KT Talboysb Atkinson9     
D Banton hit wkt b Smith19     
+CTG Carrc and b Atkinson0     
HJ Lockec Atkinson b Fairclough4     
RA Winstoneb Fairclough7     
TA Gibsonc Mountford b Fairclough1     
RDJ Surmanb Smith5     
DJ Laittnot out2     
AL Hichensc Lock b Fairclough9     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 41.2 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-33, 3-40, 4-48, 5-55, 6-59, 7-61, 8-66, 9-70, 10-81 (41.2 ov)
Devon bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Atkinson14   7203--
Cole7   2131--
Smith8   3162--

Devon second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SJ Crayb Laitt8     
*HD Faircloughc and b Banton11     
WT Selleyc Banton b Laitt14     
+SGE Mountfordlbw b Laitt0     
P Atkinsonc Talboys b Laitt11     
R Smithnot out22     
DH Colenot out14     
NCF Bloydid not bat      
NV Thomasdid not bat      
BH Lockdid not bat      
TJ Stevensdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(5 wickets, 21.5 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-24, 3-24, 4-46, 5-52
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hichens2   1100--
Banton5   1191--
Surman4   1230--

--> SJ Cray made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SGE Mountford made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SJ Cray (1) passed 500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 4
--> HD Fairclough reached 200 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Oxfordshire second innings