Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

WORCESTERSHIRE CCC vs WARWICKSHIRE CCC FIRST CLASS RECORDS

Worcestershire CCC return to first class action today when they take on local rivals Warwickshire CCC in the Bob Willis Trophy at Blackfinch New Road.

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

Worcestershire: Played 192 Won 38 Lost 52 Drawn 102 Abandoned 1

Last match played: Warwickshire won by an innings & 17 runs at New Road – 14th-15th June 2015

Worcs 243 (JM Clarke 50, KHD Barker 4-65) & 80 (WB Rankin 3-23) Warks 340 (IR Bell 111, JD Shantry 5-92)

Highest total – Worcestershire:                  633                         New Road           1906

Highest total – Warwickshire:                      645-7 dec             Dudley                  1914

Lowest total – Worcestershire:                   60                           New Road           2012

Lowest total – Warwickshire:                       66                           Edgbaston           1950

Highest score – Worcestershire:                 GM Turner          311*      New Road           1982

Highest score – Warwickshire:                    FR Foster             305*      Dudley                  1914

Best innings bowling – Worcs:                     CF Root                7-31       New Road           1923

Best innings bowling – Warks:                     TL Pritchard        8-20       Dudley                  1950

Best match bowling – Worcs:                       EG Arnold            13-79     Edgbaston           1903

Best match bowling – Warks:                       WE Hollies           13-131   Dudley                  1954

Most runs – Worcestershire:                       GM Turner          2636       Ave: 79.88

Most runs – Warwickshire:                           DL Amiss              3599       Ave: 55.37

Most wickets – Worcestershire:                 RTD Perks            154         Ave: 23.12

Most wickets – Warwickshire:                     WE Hollies           193         Ave: 19.33

Best partnerships for Worcestershire:

1st          291         GM Turner                          JA Ormrod                          New Road           1982

2nd        210*      GM Turner                          DN Patel                              New Road           1982

3rd         278         JA Ormrod                          Imran Khan                         New Road           1976

4th         250         HHIH Gibbons                    M Nichol                              Dudley                  1929

5th         393         EG Arnold                            WB Burns                            Edgbaston           1909

6th         166         WEC Hutchings                  WB Burns                            New Road           1906

7th         152         SJ Rhodes                            PJ Newport                        Edgbaston           1993

8th         134         SJ Rhodes                            SR Lampitt                           New Road           1998

9th         141         WV Fox                                 CV Tarbox                           Edgbaston           1929

10th       92           H Yarnold                             PF Jackson                          New Road           1949

Best partnerships for Warwickshire:

1st          272         AJW Croom                        N Kilner                               Edgbaston           1934

2nd        228         DL Amiss                              TA Lloyd                               Edgbaston           1978

3rd         216         S Kinneir                              WG Quaife                          New Road           1909

4th         221         AI Kallicharran                   RB Kanhai                            New Road           1975

5th         228         CS Baker                              AFA Lilley                             New Road           1907

6th         226         TR Ambrose                       HH Streak                            New Road           2007

7th         166         FR Foster                             EJ Smith                               Dudley                  1914

8th         228         AJW Croom                        RES Wyatt                           Dudley                  1925

9th         114*      CJC Wright                          WB Rankin                          Edgbaston           2015

10th       141         AF Giles                               TA Munton                         New Road           1996