Saturday, August 15th, 2020

FIRST CLASS RECORDS WORCESTERSHIRE CCC VS NORTHAMPTONSHIRE CCC

Worcestershire CCC return to Bob Willis Trophy action today (Saturday) against Northamptonshire CCC at Wantage Road.

Here are the records of the previous first class records between the two counties.

Worcestershire: Played: 132  Won: 44  Lost: 40  Drawn: 48

Last match played:  Northants won by 10 wickets at Northampton – 18th-20th August 2019

Worcs 186 (J Leach 53*, BA Hutton 6-57) & 223 (MH Wessels 84*, BW Sanderson 4-33) Northants 376 (D Pretorius 111, AG Wakely 102) & 36-0

Highest total – Worcs:                 551                         Northampton    1997

Highest total – Northants:          614-5 dec              Northampton    2002

Lowest total – Worcs:                  63                           Kidderminster   1973

Lowest total – Northants:           50                           Northampton    1946

Highest score – Worcs:                LF Outschoorn   215*       New Road           1949

Highest score – Northants:         N Boje                  226*       Northampton    2008

Best innings bowling – Worcs:                   GD McGrath        8-41       New Road          2000

Best innings bowling – Northants:            GE Tribe               9-43       Northampton    1958

Best match bowling – Worcs:                      CF Root               13-146   New Road           1929

Best match bowling – Northants:              GJ Thompson     14-164   New Road           1906

Most runs – Worcs:                        GA Hick               1737       Ave: 48.25

Most runs – Northants:                 D Brookes           1814       Ave: 33.59

Most wickets – Worcs:                RTD Perks            137         Ave: 20.07

Most wickets – Northants:          VWC Jupp           106         Ave: 18.01

Best partnerships for Worcs:

1st          215         CF Walters                          HHIH Gibbons                    Northampton    1934

2nd        218         E Cooper                              R Howorth                          Kidderminster   1946

3rd         306         LG Crawley                         WV Fox                                New Road           1923

4th         247         PA Jaques                           GA Hick                                New Road           2006

5th         261         HHIH Gibbons                    CH Palmer                           Dudley                 1939

6th         129         RA Whiteley                      OB Cox                                 Northampton      2016

7th         123         AJ Bichel                              GJ Batty                                New Road          2004

8th         101         MK Foster                           HO Rogers                           Kidderminster   1925

9th         127         Imran Khan                         N Gifford                             Northampton    1976

10th       79           SH Martin                            PF Jackson                          New Road           1935

Best partnerships for Northants:

1st          290         MEK Hussey                       MB Loye                               Northampton    2002

2nd        255         W Larkins                            RJ Boyd-Moss                    New Road           1985

3rd         243         DJ Capel                               DJG Sales                             Kidderminster  1996

4th         144         AH Bakewell                      VWC Jupp                           Northampton      1929

5th         181         N Boje                                  L Klusener                           Northampton    2008

6th         221*       RA Harper                           DJ Wild                                 New Road          1987

7th         161         A Lightfoot                         BS Crump                            Northampton     1961

8th         120         L Klusener                           JJ van der Wath                 New Road           2008

9th         145         SP Crook                              CA Barrett                           New Road           2016

10th       95           D Ripley                               JP Taylor                              Kidderminster   1996