Northamptonshire v Sussex
County Championship 1957
VenueTown Ground, Peterborough on 20th, 22nd, 23rd July 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNorthamptonshire 0; Sussex 4 (Batting 2)
UmpiresN Oldfield, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 185/3 (Parks 72*, Dexter 32*)
Close of play day 2Northamptonshire (2) 226/4 (Reynolds 22*, Tribe 10*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Brookesc Sheppard b Thomson3     
AP Arnoldc Foreman b Dexter21     
L Livingstonc Dexter b Thomson0     
DW Barrickc Mantell b Thomson13     
BL Reynoldsc Lenham b Thomson3     
GE Tribec Bates b Thomson4     
JP Fellows-Smithc Sheppard b Thomson0     
JS Manningc Mantell b Thomson0     
+KV Andrewnot out4     
FH Tysonb Dexter1     
MHJ Allenc Marlar b Dexter0     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 39 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-5, 3-35, 4-45, 5-46, 6-46, 7-46, 8-53, 9-56, 10-57 (39 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates6   3140--
Thomson19   13127--
Dexter14   5233--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Smithc Tribe b Allen39     
DS Sheppardc Livingston b Manning10     
KG Suttlest Andrew b Allen25     
JM Parksc and b Allen72     
ER Dexterst Andrew b Tribe63     
DJ Foremanb Allen8     
LJ Lenhamb Tribe7     
NI Thomsonc Tyson b Allen1     
*RG Marlarc sub b Allen8     
+DN Mantellb Allen0     
DL Batesnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 65.5 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-59, 3-118, 4-185, 5-203, 6-230, 7-231, 8-233, 9-240, 10-240 (65.5 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyson17   6430--
Fellows-Smith2   080--
Manning10   1431--
Tribe16   1572--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Brookesc Marlar b Thomson17     
AP Arnoldc Bates b Smith86     
L Livingstonb Dexter34     
DW Barrickb Suttle34     
BL Reynoldsc Mantell b Thomson42     
GE Tribelbw b Thomson22     
JP Fellows-Smithb Thomson14     
JS Manningc Mantell b Bates34     
+KV Andrewb Suttle8     
FH Tysonnot out11     
MHJ Allenb Bates0     
Extras(16 b, 3 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)25
Total(all out, 155.1 overs)327
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-92, 3-173, 4-205, 5-259, 6-260, 7-291, 8-310, 9-327, 10-327 (155.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson45   21824--
Dexter16   6311--
Marlar27   11560--
Suttle24   9412--
Smith25   13481--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Smithnot out7     
DS Sheppardnot out3     
KG Suttledid not bat      
JM Parksdid not bat      
ER Dexterdid not bat      
DJ Foremandid not bat      
LJ Lenhamdid not bat      
NI Thomsondid not bat      
*RG Marlardid not bat      
+DN Mantelldid not bat      
DL Batesdid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 3 overs)10
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyson2   160--
Fellows-Smith1   040--

--> DV Smith (2) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 1
--> ER Dexter achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Northamptonshire first innings (previous best was 2-22)