STATS: Miscaellaneous rumbleing and records of the first class team nature.

STATS: Miscaellaneous rumbleing and records of the first class team nature.

Post by Phil She » Fri, 29 Apr 1994 14:56:57

 The Highs

1107    Victoria v New South Wales              Melbourne       1926-7
1059    Victoria v Tasmania                     Melbourne       1922-3
951-7d  Sind v Baluchistan                      Karachi         1973-4
918     New South Wales v South Australia       Sydney          1900-1
912-8d  Holkar v Mysore                         Indore          1945-6
910-6d  Railways v Dera Ismail Khan             Lahore          1964-5
903-7d  England v Australia                     Oval            1938
887     Yorkshire v Warwickshire                Birmingham      1896
849     England v West Indies                   Kingston        1929-30
843     Australians v Combined Universities*    Portsmouth      1893
839     New South Wales v Tasmania              Sydney          1898-9
826-4   Maharashtra v Western India States      Poona           1948-9
824     Lahore Greens v Bahawalpur              Lahore          1965-6
821-7d  South Australia v Queensland            Adelaide        1939-40
815     New South Wales v Queensland            Sydney          1908-9
811     Surrey v Somerset                       Oval            1899
807     New South Wales v South Australia       Adelaide        1899-1900
805     New South Wales v Victoria              Melbourne       1905-6
803-4d  Kent v Essex                            Brentwood       1934
803     Non-Smokers v Smokers                   East Melbourne  1886-7
802     New South Wales v South Australia       Sydney          1920-1
801     Lancashire v Somerset                   Taunton         1895

 The lows

12      Oxford University v MCC                 Oxford          1877
12      Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire      Gloucester      1907
13      Auckland v Canterbury                   Auckland        1877-8
13      Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire             Nottingham      1901
14      Surrey v Essex                          Chelmsford      1983
15      MCC v Surrey                            Lord's          1839
15      Victoria v MCC                          Melbourne       1903-4
15      Northamptonshire v Yorkshire            Northampton     1908
15      Hampshire v Warwickshire                Birmingham      1922
16      MCC v Surrey                            Lords           1872
16      Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire            Nottingham      1879
16      Surrey v Nottinghamshire                Oval            1880
16      Warwickshire v Kent                     Tonbridge       1913
16      Trinidad v Barbados                     Bridgetown      1941-2
16      Border v Natal  (1st innings)           East London     1959-60
17      Gentlemen of Kent v G'men of England    Lord's          1950
17      Glouchestershire v Australians          Cheltenhem      1896
18      The B's v England                       Lord's          1831
18      Kent v Sussex                           Gravesend       1867
18      Tasmania v Victoria                     Melbourne       1868-9
18      Australians v MCC                       Lord's          1896
18      Border v Natal  (2nd innings)           East London     1959-60
19      Sussex v Surrey                         Godalming       1830
19      Sussex v Nottinghamshire                Hove            1873
19      MCC v Australians                       Lord's          1878
19      Wellington v Nelson                     Nelson          1885-6

Some notes say 8 extras in Aucklands 13, Hampshire followed on and
won! and the MCC were 7-0 in their 16 against Surrey before the
last wicket pair doubled the score.

 The candidates for the Bruce Reid batting clinic

34 (16&18)  Border v Natal                          East London     1959-60
42 (27&15)  Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire             Northampton     1908
47 (12&35)  Oxford University v MCC                 Oxford          1877

 The sticky wickets

105-31  MCC v Australians                       Lord's          1878
134-31  Kent v Sussex                           Hawkhurst       1826
134-30  England v The B's                       Lord's          1831
147-40  Kent v Sussex                           Sevenoaks       1828
149-30  England v The Kent                      Lord's          1858

Hey were you really first class?
Innins & 851 runs   Railways (910-6d) v Der Isamil Khan     Lahore  1864-5
Innins & 666 runs   Victoria (1059) v Tasmania            Melbourne 1922-3
Innins & 656 runs   Victoria (1107) v New South Wales     Melbourne 1926-7
Innins & 605 runs   New South Wales (918) v South Australia Sydney  1900-1

 No really are you?
Lancashire (166-0 & 66-0) d Leicestershire (108 & 122)  Manchester      1956
Karachi (277-0d) d Sind (922 & 108)                 Karachi         1957-8
Railways (236-0d & 16-0) d Jammu & Kashmir (92 & 159)       Srinagar        1960-1
Karnataka (451-0d) d Kerala (141 & 124)                     Chikmahgalur    1977-8

 I tell you what why don't you try again we'll bat later
Middlesex (0-0d & 142-1) d Surrey (49 & 89)             Lord's          1977

Fooled Yah, see we are first class
Hampshire (15 & 521) d Warwickshire (223 & 158)         Birmingham      1922

 Gee thes pitches get flate after a while
551     Barbados (175 & 726-7d) v Trinidad          Bridgetown      1926-7
551     Pakistan (106 & 657-8d) v West Indies               Bridgetown      1957-8
551     Middlesex (83 & 634-7d) v Essex                     Chelmsford      1983
543     Somerset (87  & 630) v Yorkshire            Leeds           1901
531     Free Foresters (65 & 596-8d) v Cambridge Uni        Cambridge       1919
524     Camrbidge Uni (179 & 703-9d) v Sussex               Hove            1890
506     Hampshire (15 & 521) v Warwickshire         Birmingham      1922
500     Essex (597 & 97) v Derbyshire                       Chesterfield    1904

 Got im, we win.. no hang on you win.... No let me see we have 176 runs you
have 176 runs..Aah it's a draw, no wait that's not right.. Lets call it a tie
MCC (69 & 107) v Combined Universities (115 & 61)       Lord's          1839

 Hang on we still got three batsmen left and there's two balls to go
what do you mean there's no time?a So is it a tie or a draw??
Lancashire (253 & 168-7) v England XI (193 & 288-6d)    Blackpool       1905

What's Law 45 and why does it involve Mr Heygate? So's it's a tie is it?
Somerset (243 & 103) v Sussex (242 & 104)               Taunton         1919

What's this talk of new fangled one day cricket we were doing it back in
1931 miladdy.
The B's (18 & 35) v England (81)                    Lord's  13 Junes 1831
Cambridge (81 & 54-2) v MCC (70 &64)            Cambridge       18 May 1837

A day? You get it over in a day? We can't even score 100 runs in a day!
95      Australia (80) v Pakistan (15-2)                Karachi         1956-7

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 I should warn you. I have a Wisden and I know how to use!