Cambridgeshire v Essex Second XI
Minor Counties Championship 1952
VenueThe Recreation Ground, Impington on 18th, 19th June 1952 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex Second XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCambridgeshire 3; Essex Second XI 1
UmpiresSA Hipple, LWK Martin
Close of play day 1

Essex Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EAW Stanleyc Nunn b Taylor18  -- 
RE Evanslbw b Godfrey3  -- 
GHS Westc Crouch b Godfrey62  5- 
GJ Smithb Morris38  3- 
LHR Ralphc Harrisson b Godfrey50  6- 
WG Spencerb Godfrey11  11 
LA Savillc Crouch b MacGinty2  -- 
B Taylorc Nunn b Godfrey2  -- 
LCS Jermanb MacGinty1  -- 
RC Harveyc Nunn b Morris17  1- 
P Cousensnot out0  -- 
Extras(10 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(all out, 98.1 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Evans), 2-25 (Stanley), 3-110 (Smith), 4-166 (West), 5-185 (Ralph), 6-190 (Savill), 7-? (Taylor), 8-193 (Spencer), 9-209 (Jerman), 10-217 (Harvey, 98.1 ov)
Cambridgeshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gambrell9   2240--
Godfrey40   15695--
Taylor11   4111--
MacGinty15   4312--
Medhurst5   1120--
Hoyles3   2100--

Cambridgeshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Harrissonlbw b Jerman7     
MA Crouchnot out122  18- 
WB Morrisc and b Ralph40     
HEP Medhurstc Taylor b Jerman4     
RJA MacGintylbw b Cousens9     
J Hoylesnot out26     
R Nunndid not bat      
BJ Gambrelldid not bat      
JF Godfreydid not bat      
RA Gautreydid not bat      
RA Taylordid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)17
Total(4 wickets, declared, 67 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-41 (Harrisson), 2-100 (Morris), 3-104 (Medhurst), 4-138 (MacGinty)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jerman26   8662-3
Harvey6   1260-1
Ralph19   5431--
Cousens11   5321--
Spencer5   0410--

Essex Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EAW Stanleyc Medhurst b Gambrell0  -- 
RE Evanslbw b Godfrey46  4- 
GHS Westlbw b Morris79  7- 
LHR Ralphlbw b Morris17  11 
WG Spencerb Morris22  2- 
GJ Smithlbw b Morris5  -- 
LCS Jermanc Nunn b Godfrey0  -- 
B Taylorst Nunn b Morris15  1- 
LA Savillnot out2  -- 
RC Harveydid not bat      
P Cousensdid not bat      
Extras(14 b, 7 lb)21
Total(8 wickets, declared, 61.3 overs)207
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Stanley), 2-66 (Evans), 3-104 (Ralph), 4-134 (Spencer), 5-148 (Smith), 6-149 (Jerman), 7-176 (Taylor), 8-207 (West, 61.3 ov)
Cambridgeshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gambrell7   1271--
Godfrey23   3682--
Taylor7   1210--
MacGinty5   0240--

Cambridgeshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Harrissonb Harvey36  4- 
MA Crouchb Harvey1  -- 
J Hoyleslbw b West25  1- 
HEP Medhurstb Harvey0  -- 
WB Morrisnot out17  1- 
RA Gautreynot out9  2- 
RJA MacGintydid not bat      
R Nunndid not bat      
BJ Gambrelldid not bat      
JF Godfreydid not bat      
RA Taylordid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(4 wickets, 33 overs)95
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Crouch), 2-62 (Harrisson), 3-66 (Medhurst), 4-80 (Hoyles)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jerman12   3310--
Harvey12   1333--
Cousens5   3110--
Evans2   040--
West1   011--
Stanley1   080--

--> LA Savill made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> R Nunn made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RC Harvey achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches when he dismissed HEP Medhurst in the Cambridgeshire second innings (previous best was 2-26)