Dorset v Oxfordshire
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueHanhams, Wimborne on 30th, 31st August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsDorset 1; Oxfordshire 3
UmpiresWE Brown, RO Prouton
ScorersS Hey (Dorset), WH Miller (Oxfordshire)
Close of play day 1

Oxfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JW Carterb Doggrell8     
*JE Bushc and b Bridge31     
KT Talboysb Dovey31     
D Bantonc DJF Hardwicke b Bridge4     
+CTG Carrc White b Hardman33     
DJ Laittrun out6     
HJ Lockec Walford b Hardman10     
RA Winstonenot out2     
TA Gibsonc White b Hardman0     
RDJ Surmanrun out2     
AL Hichensb Dovey1     
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 79 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-63, 3-75, 4-77, 5-85, 6-130, 7-130, 8-130, 9-132, 10-135 (79 ov)
Dorset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Doggrell12   4271--
Alexander7   1210--
Dovey32   19342--
Bridge22   13322--
Hardman6   1143--

Dorset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordc Carter b Hichens11     
M Hardwickec Talboys b Hichens13     
GGL Hebdenc Carter b Hichens3     
GWL Courtenayc Talboys b Laitt3     
DR Hardmanb Laitt12     
*DJW Bridgec Talboys b Laitt4     
DJF Hardwickeb Laitt4     
+CAH Whitenot out7     
ME Doggrellb Laitt8     
RR Doveyb Hichens1     
APF Alexanderb Hichens4     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 43.1 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-28, 3-31, 4-31, 5-36, 6-40, 7-57, 8-70, 9-71, 10-78 (43.1 ov)
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Laitt22   7375--
Surman4   2110--

Oxfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Bantonlbw b Alexander0     
+CTG Carrc M Hardwicke b Doggrell36     
HJ Lockec M Hardwicke b Bridge25     
JW Carterlbw b Dovey14     
KT Talboyslbw b Dovey30     
*JE Bushb Dovey9     
DJ Laittlbw b Dovey7     
RA Winstonenot out6     
TA Gibsondid not bat      
RDJ Surmandid not bat      
AL Hichensdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(7 wickets, declared, 49.4 overs)133
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-56, 3-75, 4-79, 5-95, 6-103, 7-133 (49.4 ov)
Dorset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Doggrell13   3311--
Alexander4   1111--
Hardman3   080--
Bridge9   0361--

Dorset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordc Talboys b Surman39     
M Hardwickelbw b Banton13     
GGL Hebdennot out9     
GWL Courtenaydid not bat      
DR Hardmandid not bat      
*DJW Bridgedid not bat      
DJF Hardwickedid not bat      
+CAH Whitedid not bat      
ME Doggrelldid not bat      
RR Doveydid not bat      
APF Alexanderdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(2 wickets, 37 overs)64
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-64 (37 ov)
Oxfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Laitt12   8150--
Surman4   241--
Banton6   581--
Gibson3   130--
Winstone5   0150--
Hichens5   190--
Locke2   070--

--> GWL Courtenay made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches