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Northamptonshire v Scotland
Scotland in England 1953
VenueTown Ground, Peterborough on 10th, 11th, 12th June 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresRSM Lay, CN Woolley
ScorersFT Keddie, L Sherwin
Close of play day 1Scotland (1) 39/5 (Mendl 2*, Edward 0*)
Close of play day 2No play

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
V Broderickc Cosh b Nichol190 276291 
N Oldfieldnot out149 276171 
L Livingstondid not bat      
DW Barrickdid not bat      
BL Reynoldsdid not bat      
GE Tribedid not bat      
MEJC Normandid not bat      
A Lightfootdid not bat      
*AE Nutterdid not bat      
+KV Andrewdid not bat      
S Starkiedid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 10 lb, 4 nb)22
Total(1 wicket, declared, 107.4 overs)361
Fall of wickets:
1-361 (Broderick, 107.4 ov)
Scotland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dowell23   1700--
Drummond11   0520-1
Edward24   3720-1
Laidlaw20   1730--
Nichol25.49501--
Chisholm4   0220--

Scotland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RHE Chisholmlbw b Nutter0 2-- 
JC Richardsonb Starkie7 42-- 
J Aitchisonst Andrew b Tribe26 625- 
JD Matthewsb Tribe2 6-- 
JF Mendlc Reynolds b Tribe5 35-- 
W Nicholb Tribe0 2-- 
*WA Edwardc Oldfield b Tribe16 382- 
+SH Coshc and b Tribe6 81- 
DW Drummondb Starkie1 5-- 
WK Laidlawnot out1 7-- 
AM Dowelllbw b Tribe0 3-- 
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 40.1 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Chisholm), 2-27 (Richardson), 3-34 (Matthews), 4-39 (Aitchison), 5-39 (Nichol), 6-55 (Mendl), 7-61 (Cosh), 8-62 (Drummond), 9-66 (Edward), 10-66 (Dowell, 40.1 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nutter6   291--
Lightfoot7   3170--
Starkie14   10152--
Tribe13.13237--

Scotland second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
RHE Chisholmb Lightfoot32 9231 
JC Richardsonst Andrew b Tribe24 1132- 
J Aitchisonc Andrew b Tribe44 567- 
JD Matthewsb Tribe23 2821 
JF Mendlnot out0 5-- 
W Nicholdid not bat      
*WA Edwarddid not bat      
+SH Coshdid not bat      
DW Drummonddid not bat      
WK Laidlawdid not bat      
AM Dowelldid not bat      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(4 wickets, 48.1 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-57 (Chisholm), 2-83 (Richardson), 3-121 (Aitchison), 4-126 (Matthews, 48.1 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lightfoot12   3331--
Barrick12   2450--
Broderick7   3170--
Starkie6   420--
Tribe11.14263--

Notes
--> JC Richardson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> V Broderick (1) passed his previous highest score of 135 in First-Class matches
--> JF Mendl made his debut for Scotland in First-Class matches
--> S Starkie reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed DW Drummond, his 2nd wicket in the Scotland first innings