County Championship Division Two

Northamptonshire v Leicestershire

Northamptonshire won by an innings and 196 runs

Northamptonshire 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
SD Peters c †New b Gurney 3 23 16 0 0 18.75
NJ O'Brien c Taylor b Harris 6 19 13 1 0 46.15
PW Harrison c †New b Benning 18 57 48 3 0 37.50
AG Wakely c †New b Benning 5 74 46 1 0 10.86
MH Wessels lbw b Henderson 65 91 60 12 0 108.33
RA White c White b Harris 193 252 226 27 4 85.39
AJ Hall c & b White 159 256 182 23 0 87.36
N Boje* not out 90 79 86 13 1 104.65
JJ van der Wath b Henderson 30 1 23 3 2 130.43
DS Lucas not out 5 1 3 1 0 166.66
Extras (b 5, lb 9, w 1, nb 11) 26
Total (8 wickets dec; 116.2 overs) 600 (5.15 runs per over)
Did not bat LM Daggett
Fall of wickets 1-9 (O'Brien, 4.4 ov), 2-13 (Peters, 5.1 ov), 3-33 (Harrison, 18.4 ov), 4-44 (Wakely, 22.5 ov), 5-153 (Wessels, 43.1 ov), 6-421 (White, 90.3 ov), 7-562 (Hall), 8-595 (van der Wath)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AJ Harris 23 1 150 2 6.52
HF Gurney 22 3 131 1 5.95 (2nb)
WA White 18.2 1 115 1 6.27 (3nb, 1w)
JGE Benning 15 3 53 2 3.53
CW Henderson 33 6 116 2 3.51
JJ Cobb 5 0 21 0 4.20
Leicestershire 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
PA Nixon c Wakely b Boje 52 93 89 6 1 58.42
MAG Boyce* c Peters b Daggett 20 60 41 5 0 48.78
GP Smith c Wakely b Hall 26 53 44 4 0 59.09
JJ Cobb c †O'Brien b Hall 0 7 3 0 0 0.00
JWA Taylor c Peters b Hall 0 14 13 0 0 0.00
TJ New not out 46 119 71 6 0 64.78
JGE Benning c Wakely b van der Wath 19 39 44 2 0 43.18
WA White lbw b Lucas 4 12 8 1 0 50.00
CW Henderson c †O'Brien b van der Wath 10 14 16 2 0 62.50
AJ Harris st †O'Brien b Boje 20 27 29 2 0 68.96
HF Gurney b Hall 0 10 8 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 9, w 4, nb 4) 21
Total (all out; 60.4 overs) 218 (3.59 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-51 (Boyce), 2-106 (Smith), 3-106 (Nixon), 4-106 (Cobb), 5-111 (Taylor), 6-151 (Benning), 7-156 (White), 8-169 (Henderson), 9-209 (Harris), 10-218 (Gurney, 60.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JJ van der Wath 16 4 49 2 3.06 (1nb)
DS Lucas 12 1 50 1 4.16 (2w)
LM Daggett 10 1 51 1 5.10
AJ Hall 9.4 0 41 4 4.24 (1nb, 2w)
N Boje 13 7 14 2 1.07
Leicestershire 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
PA Nixon c †O'Brien b Lucas 8 51 38 1 0 21.05
MAG Boyce* c †O'Brien b Lucas 12 34 26 2 0 46.15
AJ Harris c †O'Brien b Lucas 4 7 5 1 0 80.00
GP Smith lbw b Lucas 9 19 14 2 0 64.28
JJ Cobb b van der Wath 1 22 16 0 0 6.25
JWA Taylor not out 30 162 101 2 0 29.70
TJ New b Lucas 0 2 4 0 0 0.00
JGE Benning c Lucas b Boje 72 65 64 13 0 112.50
CW Henderson b Lucas 42 54 56 9 0 75.00
WA White c Wessels b Lucas 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
HF Gurney b van der Wath 0 13 15 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 6, nb 2) 8
Total (all out; 56.4 overs) 186 (3.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Boyce), 2-30 (Harris, 9.3 ov), 3-31 (Nixon), 4-40 (Smith), 5-44 (Cobb), 6-45 (New), 7-131 (Benning), 8-183 (Henderson), 9-183 (White), 10-186 (Gurney, 56.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JJ van der Wath 17.4 2 78 2 4.41
DS Lucas 16 4 45 7 2.81 (1nb)
AJ Hall 9 4 22 0 2.44
N Boje 11 5 10 1 0.90
LM Daggett 3 0 25 0 8.33
Match details
Toss Leicestershire, who chose to field
Points Northamptonshire 22, Leicestershire 3
Umpires NJ Llong and G Sharp
Close of play
Wed, 23 Sep - day 1 - Northamptonshire 1st innings 465/6 (AJ Hall 138*, N Boje 14*, 96 ov)
Thu, 24 Sep - day 2 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 30/2 (PA Nixon 7*, 9.3 ov)
Fri, 25 Sep - day 3 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 186 (56.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Lunch: 67/4 off 28 overs
  • MH Wessels 50 off 44 balls, 66 mins, 10x4, 0x6
  • RA White 50 off 89 balls, 91 mins, 8x4, 0x6
  • AJ Hall 50 off 51 balls, 54 mins, 9x4, 0x6
  • Tea: 253/5 off 64 overs
  • RA White 100 off 145 balls, 157 mins, 16x4, 0x6
  • RA White 150 off 205 balls, 226 mins, 21x4, 3x6
  • AJ Hall 100 off 127 balls, 162 mins, 15x4, 0x6
  • Close of play: 465/6 off 96 overs
 
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Sep 24, 2009

Andrew Hall launches down the ground during his hundred, Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, County Championship, Wantage Road, September 24, 2009

Andrew Hall launches down the ground during his hundred

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Sep 24, 2009

Andrew Hall helped Northamptonshire to 600 with his powerful 159, Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, County Championship, Wantage Road, September 24, 2009

Andrew Hall helped Northamptonshire to 600 with his powerful 159

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