Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1946
VenueTown Ground, Peterborough on 12th, 13th June 1946 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 9 wickets
PointsNorthamptonshire 0; Gloucestershire 12
UmpiresGM Lee, E Robinson
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (2) 39 all out

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CP Davisc Lambert b Goddard25     
+HW Greenwoodb Scott2     
EW Whitfieldb Goddard4     
JE Timmsc Scott b Goddard8     
W Barronc Wilcox b Cook30     
RG Robinsonc Scott b Goddard1     
WE Merrittb Goddard8     
WT Nevelllbw b Goddard0     
*PE Murray-Willisc Wilson b Cook0     
RJ Partridgeb Goddard0     
EW Clarknot out1     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 35.3 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-18, 3-34, 4-41, 5-47, 6-61, 7-65, 8-80, 9-81, 10-83 (35.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert5   0100--
Scott5   251--
Goddard13   0387--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BO Allenc Partridge b Merritt10     
AGS Wilcoxc Greenwood b Merritt13     
WL Nealec and b Clark0     
JF Crappb Clark12     
GM Emmettst Greenwood b Merritt7     
+AE Wilsonst Greenwood b Merritt15     
LM Cranfieldnot out38     
CJ Scottc Clark b Merritt0     
GEE Lambertb Partridge2     
TWJ Goddardlbw b Merritt5     
C Cookc Barron b Merritt0     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 47.3 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-22, 3-34, 4-40, 5-48, 6-71, 7-73, 8-85, 9-103, 10-105 (47.3 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clark17   7242--
Partridge10   2151--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CP Davisb Goddard4     
*PE Murray-Willisb Goddard5     
EW Whitfieldlbw b Cook8     
JE Timmslbw b Goddard0     
W Barronb Cook7     
+HW Greenwoodc Scott b Cook1     
WE Merrittb Goddard0     
WT Nevellb Goddard0     
RG Robinsonb Cook9     
RJ Partridgelbw b Goddard0     
EW Clarknot out0     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(all out, 32.2 overs)39
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-14, 3-14, 4-28, 5-29, 6-30, 7-30, 8-30, 9-39, 10-39 (32.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Scott4   240--
Goddard16   6236--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BO Allennot out11     
AGS Wilcoxst Greenwood b Merritt1     
WL Nealenot out7     
JF Crappdid not bat      
GM Emmettdid not bat      
+AE Wilsondid not bat      
LM Cranfielddid not bat      
CJ Scottdid not bat      
GEE Lambertdid not bat      
TWJ Goddarddid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 9.2 overs)19
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Wilcox)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Merritt5   1101--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> RG Robinson made his debut in County Championship matches
--> RG Robinson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AE Wilson (1) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 10
--> TWJ Goddard reached 2100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Northamptonshire first innings
--> WE Merritt achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 7-83)
--> C Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Northamptonshire second innings (previous best was 4-95)
--> TWJ Goddard reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Northamptonshire second innings
--> C Cook achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Northamptonshire second innings (previous best was 4-95)