Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1959
VenueTown Ground, Peterborough on 11th, 13th, 14th July 1959 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultGloucestershire won by 50 runs
PointsNorthamptonshire 0; Gloucestershire 14 (Batting 2)
UmpiresJS Buller, WE Phillipson
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 125/5 (Milton 56*, Allen 4*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (2) 92/9 (Smith 20*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngc PJ Watts b Manning14     
CA Miltonb Manning77     
DG Hawkinsc PD Watts b Manning10     
RB Nichollsc Manning b Tyson21     
JB Mortimorec PD Watts b Manning5     
*GM Emmettc Tribe b Manning1     
DA Allenc Tribe b Manning4     
AS Brownc Williamson b Manning23     
DR Smithc PJ Watts b Manning0     
+BJ Meyerst Andrew b Tribe0     
C Cooknot out1     
Extras(20 b, 1 lb)21
Total(all out, 79.1 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-36, 3-96, 4-111, 5-117, 6-137, 7-158, 8-158, 9-167, 10-177 (79.1 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Williamson11   4150--
Tribe20   6491--
PJ Watts4   2130--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Brookesc Nicholls b Smith0     
AP Arnoldc Brown b Smith13     
DW Barrickc Brown b Allen41     
*R Subba Rowc Milton b Allen26     
PJ Wattsc Milton b Allen0     
GE Tribenot out26     
JS Manningb Mortimore1     
JG Williamsonb Mortimore0     
PD Wattsc Hawkins b Mortimore0     
FH Tysonc Meyer b Mortimore8     
+KV Andrewc Milton b Cook5     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 73 overs)125
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-15, 3-84, 4-84, 5-85, 6-90, 7-92, 8-92, 9-108, 10-125 (73 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith10   3192--
Brown1   050--
Cook14   10141--
Allen21   7513--
Mortimore27   14314--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngc Subba Row b Manning20     
CA Miltonlbw b Manning23     
DG Hawkinsb Tyson7     
RB Nichollslbw b Tyson1     
AS Brownb Manning5     
*GM Emmettb Tyson8     
JB Mortimorec Tyson b Manning5     
DA Allenb Tyson2     
DR Smithc Andrew b Tyson21     
+BJ Meyerb Manning0     
C Cooknot out1     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 41.2 overs)94
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-50, 3-52, 4-53, 5-61, 6-65, 7-71, 8-89, 9-92, 10-94 (41.2 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Williamson9   2220--
Manning18   8445--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Brookesc Hawkins b Smith0     
AP Arnoldb Allen20     
DW Barrickb Allen22     
*R Subba Rowb Cook4     
PJ Wattsb Mortimore16     
GE Tribec Meyer b Allen11     
JS Manningc Meyer b Mortimore4     
PD Wattsst Meyer b Mortimore6     
JG Williamsonc Young b Allen1     
FH Tysonb Mortimore7     
+KV Andrewnot out2     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 1 w)3
Total(all out, 53.5 overs)96
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-33, 3-48, 4-48, 5-70, 6-79, 7-80, 8-83, 9-87, 10-96 (53.5 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith5   231--
Brown5   0140--
Cook4   251--
Allen22   11484--

--> DW Barrick (1) passed 12000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 13
--> CA Milton (2) passed 16000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> JS Manning achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 7-65)
--> JS Manning achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 7-65)
--> JS Manning reached 450 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings
--> JB Mortimore reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Northamptonshire second innings