result
Northampton, May 23 - 26 2012, County Championship Division Two
411 & 246/5d
(103.2 ov, target 390)268 & 268
Northants won by 121 runs
Northamptonshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Peters  b Saxelby44941096046.80
James Middlebrook c Marshall b APR Gidman12120427217059.31
Kyle Coetzer c Young b APR Gidman9623630812040.67
David Sales c Cockbain b WRS Gidman1734391050.00
Alex Wakely  b WRS Gidman2432534075.00
Andrew Hall (c)lbw b Saxelby110140010.00
David Murphy lbw b Norwell830291026.66
Con de Lange not out 401061515037.73
David Willey  b Norwell1824282075.00
Lee Daggett  b Williamson1580830018.75
Dave Burton  b Young1137341029.72
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 6, w 2)16
TOTAL(147.2 Ov, RR: 2.78)411
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Stephen Peters, 26.4 ov), 2-213 (James Middlebrook, 71.1 ov), 3-253 (David Sales, 82.3 ov), 4-302 (Alex Wakely, 95.2 ov), 5-309 (Andrew Hall, 98.5 ov), 6-322 (David Murphy, 105.4 ov), 7-326 (Kyle Coetzer, 106.3 ov), 8-345 (David Willey, 113.3 ov), 9-391 (Lee Daggett, 137.4 ov), 10-411 (Dave Burton, 147.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Will Gidman2957522.581328000
Ian Saxelby3278922.7815210012
Liam Norwell3138922.8713911000
Alex Gidman1435023.57639000
Ed Young13.224813.60577011
Benny Howell1533002.00702000
Chris Dent20402.0090000
Kane Williamson1141811.63552000
Gloucestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Benny Howell  b Burton412141033.33
Chris Dent c Peters b Daggett42661097063.63
Kane Williamson  b Willey712121058.33
Alex Gidman (c)c Hall b Willey413100030.76
Hamish Marshall not out 11719625815059.69
Ian Cockbain c Peters b Hall816201050.00
Will Gidman  b Hall01010000.00
Jonathan Batty c †Murphy b Daggett940522022.50
Ed Young lbw b Willey055000.00
Ian Saxelby lbw b de Lange3072813041.66
Liam Norwell c Hall b Middlebrook01116000.00
Extras(b 14, lb 15, nb 18)47
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 3.62)268
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Benny Howell, 3.1 ov), 2-30 (Kane Williamson, 6.2 ov), 3-38 (Alex Gidman, 8.5 ov), 4-110 (Chris Dent, 25.2 ov), 5-129 (Ian Cockbain, 30.1 ov), 6-133 (Will Gidman, 32.1 ov), 7-162 (Jonathan Batty, 45.4 ov), 8-163 (Ed Young, 46.4 ov), 9-253 (Ian Saxelby, 68.6 ov), 10-268 (Liam Norwell, 73.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Willey1554432.93724003
Dave Burton1004414.40466004
James Middlebrook1224713.91486000
Lee Daggett1543722.46735000
Andrew Hall1635623.50748002
Con de Lange601111.83291000
Northamptonshire 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Peters c Marshall b Williamson581171514049.57
James Middlebrook c Saxelby b WRS Gidman1954732035.18
Kyle Coetzer c Williamson b Saxelby861271518267.71
David Sales retired hurt 3356873058.92
Alex Wakely st †Batty b Williamson22121830183.33
David Willey c Saxelby b Williamson25120040.00
Andrew Hall (c)not out 91181081.81
Extras(lb 14, nb 2, w 1)17
TOTAL(63.3 Ov, RR: 3.87)246/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (James Middlebrook, 17.3 ov), 2-119 (Stephen Peters, 39.1 ov), 3-208 (Kyle Coetzer, 57.4 ov), 3-230* (David Sales, retired hurt), 4-233 (Alex Wakely, 61.1 ov), 5-246 (David Willey, 63.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Will Gidman1103913.54445000
Ian Saxelby1304613.53557001
Liam Norwell802302.87351100
Benny Howell1114103.72434000
Kane Williamson13.305834.29422110
Chris Dent702503.57242000
Gloucestershire 2nd INNINGS (target: 390 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Benny Howell c †Murphy b Willey701341477252.23
Chris Dent c †Murphy b de Lange3880947047.50
Kane Williamson c Coetzer b Middlebrook1042390023.80
Alex Gidman (c) b Middlebrook425391016.00
Hamish Marshall lbw b Middlebrook611161408152.58
Ian Cockbain lbw b Hall630261020.00
Will Gidman  b Willey1650503032.00
Jonathan Batty lbw b Hall725291028.00
Ed Young  b Middlebrook1023311043.47
Ian Saxelby not out 2162683033.87
Liam Norwell lbw b Middlebrook434400011.76
Extras(b 9, lb 10, nb 2)21
TOTAL(103.2 Ov, RR: 2.59)268
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Chris Dent, 28.2 ov), 2-120 (Kane Williamson, 41.2 ov), 3-124 (Benny Howell, 44.1 ov), 4-142 (Alex Gidman, 51.2 ov), 5-157 (Ian Cockbain, 58.5 ov), 6-201 (Will Gidman, 74.5 ov), 7-223 (Jonathan Batty, 82.5 ov), 8-225 (Hamish Marshall, 83.4 ov), 9-248 (Ed Young, 91.3 ov), 10-268 (Liam Norwell, 103.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Willey1944522.36947000
Lee Daggett401804.50172001
Andrew Hall1644022.50785000
Dave Burton31802.66162000
Con de Lange1727514.416911100
James Middlebrook44.2236351.422385200
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Northampton
TossNorthamptonshire, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days23,24,25,26 May 2012 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Graham Lloyd
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Nigel Llong
PointsNorthamptonshire 22, Gloucestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 23 May - day 1 -Northants 1st innings 302/4 (Kyle Coetzer 81*Kyle Coetzer 81*, 95.2 ov)
Thu, 24 May - day 2 -Gloucs 1st innings 156/6 (Hamish Marshall 49*, Jonathan Batty 9*Hamish Marshall 49*, Jonathan Batty 9*, 42 ov)
Fri, 25 May - day 3 -Northants 2nd innings 246/5 (Andrew Hall 9*Andrew Hall 9*, 63.3 ov)
Sat, 26 May - day 4 -Gloucs 2nd innings 268 (103.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Northamptonshire 1st innings
  • JD Middlebrook 100 off 156 balls in 224 minutes, 16x4
Day 3
  • Gloucestershire 1st innings
  • HJH Marshall 100 off 165 balls in 234 minutes, 13x4
  • Northamptonshire 2nd innings
  • DJG Sales (2) retired hurt at 230/3 (60.4 ov)