County Championship, 1947 / Scorecard

County Championship

Derbyshire v Essex

Essex won by 5 wickets

Derbyshire 1st innings R
AF Townsend b TPB Smith 86
CS Elliott b R Smith 2
TS Worthington c TPB Smith b Bailey 0
D Smith run out 10
GH Pope c †Insole b Bailey 5
AE Alderman b Bailey 20
FE Marsh c Crabtree b TPB Smith 24
AEG Rhodes c †Insole b TPB Smith 4
EJ Gothard* not out 24
C Gladwin c †Insole b Bailey 27
WH Copson b Bailey 0
Extras (b 16, lb 4, nb 1) 21
Total (all out; 62.2 overs) 223 (3.57 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-8, 2-9, 3-39, 4-45, 5-89, 6-153, 7-162, 8-167, 9-223, 10-223
Bowling O M R W Econ
TE Bailey 24.2 1 83 5 3.41
R Smith 18 3 50 1 2.77
TPB Smith 18 2 59 3 3.27
FH Vigar 2 0 10 0 5.00
Essex 1st innings R
TC Dodds lbw b Copson 20
SJ Cray b Copson 11
AV Avery c Pope b Copson 0
HP Crabtree lbw b Pope 2
FH Vigar not out 114
R Horsfall b Pope 8
DR Wilcox* b Gladwin 9
TE Bailey b Worthington 19
DJ Insole b Copson 48
R Smith c Marsh b Pope 21
TPB Smith b Worthington 163
Extras (b 1, nb 1) 2
Total (all out; 126.5 overs) 417 (3.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-30, 2-30, 3-33, 4-33, 5-51, 6-65, 7-104, 8-160, 9-199, 10-417
Bowling O M R W Econ
WH Copson 36 8 117 4 3.25
GH Pope 27 8 73 3 2.70
C Gladwin 13 3 54 1 4.15
TS Worthington 21.5 1 90 2 4.12
AEG Rhodes 18 4 44 0 2.44
FE Marsh 11 3 37 0 3.36
Derbyshire 2nd innings R
AF Townsend b R Smith 1
CS Elliott run out 68
TS Worthington b Bailey 9
D Smith b R Smith 35
AEG Rhodes c Horsfall b R Smith 0
AE Alderman c †Insole b Bailey 27
FE Marsh c Horsfall b Bailey 4
GH Pope c Dodds b Bailey 11
EJ Gothard* b R Smith 40
C Gladwin c Wilcox b Bailey 52
WH Copson not out 38
Extras (b 9, lb 8, w 1, nb 1) 19
Total (all out; 106.5 overs) 304 (2.84 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2, 2-22, 3-83, 4-85, 5-146, 6-150, 7-155, 8-170, 9-242, 10-304
Bowling O M R W Econ
TE Bailey 30.5 6 92 5 2.98
R Smith 49 14 122 4 2.48
TPB Smith 22 6 53 0 2.40
FH Vigar 5 0 18 0 3.60
Essex 2nd innings (target: 111 runs) R
TC Dodds c Townsend b Copson 23
SJ Cray b Pope 9
TPB Smith c Worthington b Copson 4
AV Avery lbw b Pope 0
HP Crabtree c Worthington b Gladwin 30
FH Vigar not out 40
R Horsfall not out 3
Extras (lb 5) 5
Total (5 wickets; 37.1 overs) 114 (3.06 runs per over)
Did not bat DR Wilcox*, TE Bailey, DJ Insole, R Smith
Fall of wickets 1-32, 2-36, 3-36, 4-36, 5-103
Bowling O M R W Econ
WH Copson 14 3 36 2 2.57
GH Pope 15 5 39 2 2.60
C Gladwin 3.1 0 15 1 4.73
AEG Rhodes 5 0 19 0 3.80
Match details
Toss Derbyshire, who chose to bat
Points Essex 12, Derbyshire 0
Umpires N Harris and D Hendren
Close of play
Wed, 6 Aug - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 173/8 (FH Vigar 46*, R Smith 10*)
Thu, 7 Aug - day 2 - Derbyshire 2nd innings 209/8 (EJ Gothard 20*, C Gladwin 24*)
Fri, 8 Aug - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 114/5 (37.1 ov) - end of match
 
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Jul 19, 1947

Princess Katherine of Greece and Denmark and her husband Major Richard Brandram (left) chat with Louis Weigall while watching the game, Kent v Surrey, County Championship, 1st day, July 19, 1947

Princess Katherine and her husband Major Richard Brandram (left) chat with Louis Weigall

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