Middlesex Second XI v Lancashire Second XI
Second Eleven Championship 1977
VenueNorth Middlesex Cricket Club Ground, Crouch End on 1st, 2nd August 1977 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex Second XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire Second XI won by 5 wickets
PointsMiddlesex Second XI 8 (Batting 3, Bowling 5); Lancashire Second XI 15 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresGR Axworthy, SG Moore
ScorersRA Bailey (Middlesex), W Lodge (Lancashire)
Close of play day 1Lancashire Second XI (1) 118/7 (Ratcliffe 5*, Adams 4*)

Middlesex Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WN Slackc Swanney b Adams97     
MJ Bamberc Fisher b Hogg0     
KP Tomlinsrun out70     
+DB Cooperst Scott b Ratcliffe3     
SW Julienb Ratcliffe4     
RP Mouldingrun out1     
MS Scottb Adams0     
AS Patelc Fisher b Ratcliffe2     
TM Lambc Scott b Adams4     
*D Bennettnot out1     
SJ Farrellnot out0     
Extras(6 b, 2 lb, 7 nb)15
Total(9 wickets, declared, 60 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-161, 3-169, 4-187, 5-187, 6-188, 7-189, 8-195, 9-196
Lancashire Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hogg8   2311-3
Ratcliffe26   11423-4
Adams15   1663-1
Tipton11   1430--

Lancashire Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fisherc Moulding b Patel51     
PA Tiptonc Julien b Farrell4     
G Fowlerc Moulding b Lamb1     
GE Trimc Slack b Patel10     
J Swanneyb Lamb32     
PJ Westc Slack b Tomlins0     
RM Ratcliffec Tomlins b Lamb5     
+CJ Scottlbw b Tomlins0     
SJH Adamsc Patel b Tomlins8     
*JS Savagec Slack b Tomlins3     
W Hoggnot out0     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(all out, 57.4 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-15, 3-44, 4-95, 5-108, 6-110, 7-110, 8-119, 9-123, 10-126 (57.4 ov)
Middlesex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lamb16   7193-1
Farrell13   4271--
Patel17   6362--

Middlesex Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WN Slackb Adams6     
MJ Bamberlbw b Ratcliffe1     
KP Tomlinsb Adams17     
+DB Cooperc Scott b Adams0     
SW Julienc Fisher b Adams23     
RP Mouldinglbw b Ratcliffe1     
MS Scottb Ratcliffe0     
AS Patelc Scott b Ratcliffe2     
TM Lambrun out6     
*D Bennettnot out5     
SJ Farrellc Tipton b Ratcliffe2     
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 33.5 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-8, 3-9, 4-43, 5-46, 6-46, 7-50, 8-59, 9-61, 10-66 (33.5 ov)
Lancashire Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adams16   3364--
Savage1   100--

Lancashire Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fisherc Cooper b Lamb6     
PA Tiptonlbw b Lamb3     
G Fowlerc Bamber b Julien35     
GE Trimlbw b Tomlins21     
J Swanneylbw b Lamb16     
PJ Westnot out10     
RM Ratcliffenot out42     
+CJ Scottdid not bat      
SJH Adamsdid not bat      
*JS Savagedid not bat      
W Hoggdid not bat      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(5 wickets, 56.3 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-18, 3-57, 4-76, 5-88
Middlesex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lamb16   5443--
Farrell11   2250--
Tomlins14   2471--
Julien2   141--
Slack1   020--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs

The match ended at 5.33 pm on the second day.