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Staffordshire v Hertfordshire
Unicorns Championship 2017 (Eastern Division)
VenueFour Trees, Checkley on 30th, 31st July, 1st August 2017 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossStaffordshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultStaffordshire won by 157 runs
PointsStaffordshire 23 (Batting 3, Bowling 4); Hertfordshire 8 (Batting 4, Bowling 4)
UmpiresAC Harris, IP Laurence
ScorersMJ Arnold (Hertfordshire), KB O'Connell (Staffordshire)
Close of play day 1Hertfordshire (1) 68/1 (Gale 47*, Tanveer Sikandar 6*; 12 overs)
Close of play day 2Staffordshire (2) 107/0 (Ali 45*, Hassett 39*; 27 overs)

Staffordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDots
*K Alic Cowell b Kulkarni1623442-16 
RJ Hassettlbw b Southgate101167183151127 
DP Brierleyrun out (Wharton)2941545-29 
PJ Wilshawc Kazmi b Waring1923294-16 
T Maxfieldb Southgate2239294-29 
MJ Hillc Gale b Waring2109--9 
+RBA Coateslbw b Kazmi75455--50 
DP Richardsonc Gale b Southgate2352494-42 
PA Byrnenot out2858584-43 
GR Willottlbw b Southgate621201-18 
MT Spencerlbw b Southgate821281-18 
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 12 nb, 1 w)19
Total(all out, 282 minutes, 83.5 overs)280
Fall of wickets:
1-41 (Ali, 9.6 ov), 2-86 (Brierley, 22.6 ov), 3-129 (Wilshaw, 32.1 ov), 4-174 (Maxfield, 43.3 ov), 5-181 (Hill, 46.4 ov), 6-199 (Hassett, 51.6 ov), 7-229 (Coates, 66.2 ov), 8-241 (Richardson, 69.1 ov), 9-255 (Willott, 75.4 ov), 10-280 (Spencer, 83.5 ov)
Hertfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6s
Wharton8   1310-1374-
Kulkarni7   0251-1345-
Southgate34.510875--171131
Tanveer Sikandar10   145013435-
Waring20   4702--8810-
Kazmi4   0161-1193-

Hertfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDots
SRW Galest Coates b Byrne12713219616169 
RA Walterslbw b Willott1430452-23 
*Tanveer Sikandarlbw b Spencer81616-114 
D Chatfieldc Spencer b Byrne57771015145 
JE Southgatelbw b Maxfield1739351131 
AJ Axonnot out451031404-75 
+BJ Cowellc Spencer b Maxfield1430332-24 
SA Kazmib Willott154253--28 
ECW Whartonst Coates b Byrne1014181112 
AS Kulkarnilbw b Byrne134--2 
BA Waringb Spencer23725--35 
Extras(9 b, 5 lb, 4 nb)18
Total(all out, 338 minutes, 86.5 overs)328
Fall of wickets:
1-61 (Walters, 10.2 ov), 2-80 (Tanveer Sikandar, 13.5 ov), 3-200 (Chatfield, 39.2 ov), 4-225 (Gale, 47.6 ov), 5-229 (Southgate, 48.5 ov), 6-257 (Cowell, 58.5 ov), 7-292 (Kazmi, 72.6 ov), 8-313 (Wharton, 77.6 ov), 9-315 (Kulkarni, 79.1 ov), 10-328 (Waring, 86.5 ov)
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6s
Spencer12.52592--5210-
Richardson11   1520--417-
Byrne33   9964--14435
Willott14   0472--534-
Maxfield16   2602-2667-

Staffordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDots
*K Alic Wharton b Waring10219724992141 
RJ Hassettc Cowell b Kulkarni40801314-62 
DP Brierleyb Waring3655446-40 
PJ Wilshawc Southgate b Waring022--2 
T Maxfieldc and b Waring2018243112 
MJ Hillb Southgate4337471420 
+RBA Coateslbw b Southgate52524--22 
DP Richardsonlbw b Waring1948373-38 
PA Byrnenot out202529-114 
GR Willottlbw b Waring266--4 
MT Spencernot out047--4 
Extras(21 b, 16 lb, 10 nb)47
Total(9 wickets, declared, 303 minutes, 82 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-121 (Hassett, 30.3 ov), 2-178 (Brierley, 43.3 ov), 3-178 (Wilshaw, 43.5 ov), 4-202 (Maxfield, 49.4 ov), 5-287 (Ali, 63.5 ov), 6-287 (Hill, 64.1 ov), 7-298 (Coates, 72.1 ov), 8-318 (Richardson, 77.6 ov), 9-322 (Willott, 79.6 ov)
Hertfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6s
Wharton7   2200--343-
Kulkarni9   2291--425-
Waring29   61076--12766
Tanveer Sikandar5   0160-2251-
Kazmi12   2450-3545-
Southgate20   1802--7462

Hertfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDots
SRW Galec Brierley b Willott917251-13 
RA Walterslbw b Willott036--3 
*Tanveer Sikandarlbw b Byrne3340555-23 
D Chatfieldc Byrne b Spencer1621203-15 
JE Southgatec Hill b Maxfield93039--25 
AJ Axonlbw b Byrne42426--20 
SA Kazmic Ali b Byrne34120953-100 
+BJ Cowelllbw b Byrne92128-118 
ECW Whartonrun out (Hill)21741--15 
AS Kulkarnic Willott b Byrne064--6 
BA Waringnot out12017--19 
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 6 nb, 2 w)12
Total(all out, 183 minutes, 52.4 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Walters, 1.3 ov), 2-26 (Gale, 5.6 ov), 3-54 (Chatfield, 10.6 ov), 4-63 (Tanveer Sikandar, 14.3 ov), 5-75 (Southgate, 21.6 ov), 6-75 (Axon, 22.3 ov), 7-97 (Cowell, 30.3 ov), 8-120 (Wharton, 42.6 ov), 9-120 (Kulkarni, 44.6 ov), 10-129 (Kazmi, 52.4 ov)
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6s
Spencer7   0381--277-
Willott7   02422-292-
Byrne19.47355-21002-
Maxfield8   3171--38-1
Richardson4   160-120--
Ali7   550--401-

Notes
--> Staffordshire first innings: 50 in 84 balls, 61 minutes
--> Staffordshire first innings: 100 in 150 balls, 105 minutes
--> Staffordshire first innings: 150 in 225 balls, 142 minutes
--> Staffordshire first innings: 200 in 325 balls, 188 minutes
--> Staffordshire first innings: 250 in 445 balls, 246 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 50 in 51 balls, 36 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 100 in 109 balls, 82 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 150 in 179 balls, 134 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 200 in 233 balls, 162 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 250 in 350 balls, 231 minutes
--> Hertfordshire first innings: 300 in 457 balls, 298 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 50 in 94 balls, 69 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 100 in 153 balls, 109 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 150 in 223 balls, 154 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 200 in 292 balls, 198 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 250 in 349 balls, 229 minutes
--> Staffordshire second innings: 300 in 441 balls, 276 minutes
--> Hertfordshire second innings: 50 in 61 balls, 42 minutes
--> Hertfordshire second innings: 100 in 205 balls, 132 minutes
--> RJ Hassett made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RJ Hassett (1) made his first century in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RJ Hassett (1) 50 in 99 balls, 123 minutes with 9 fours
--> RJ Hassett (1) 100 in 166 balls, 182 minutes with 15 fours and 1 six
--> SRW Gale (1) 50 in 35 balls, 60 minutes with 9 fours
--> SRW Gale (1) 100 in 100 balls, 144 minutes with 15 fours and 1 six
--> SRW Gale (1) passed 1500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 84
--> D Chatfield (1) 50 in 65 balls, 92 minutes with 5 fours and 1 six
--> D Chatfield (1) passed 500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 26
--> K Ali (2) 50 in 106 balls, 130 minutes with 6 fours and 1 six
--> K Ali (2) 100 in 195 balls, 248 minutes with 9 fours and 2 sixes
--> BA Waring achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches when he dismissed GR Willott in the Staffordshire second innings (previous best was 5-59)
--> PA Byrne reached 150 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when he dismissed SA Kazmi, his 5th wicket in the Hertfordshire second innings

Hertfordshire (1) 1st Wicket partnership: 50 runs in 51 balls 36 mins (8x4s 0x6s); SRW Gale 42 runs (29); R Walters 7 runs (22)
Hertfordshire (1) 3rd wicket partnership: 50 runs in 72 balls 50 mins (6x4s 1x6s); SRW Gale 19 runs (35); D Chatfield 32 runs (37)
Hertfordshire (1) 3rd wicket partnership: 100 runs in 130 balls 88 mins (9x4s 2x6s); SRW Gale 51 runs (69); D Chatfield 46 runs (61)
Staffordshire (2) 1st wicket partnership: 50 runs in 94 balls 69 mins (5x4s 1x6s); K Ali 29 runs (58); RJ Hassett 15 runs (36)
Staffordshire (2) 1st wicket partnership: 100 runs in 153 balls 109 mins (9x4s 1x6s); K Ali 44 runs (90); RJ Hassett 35 runs (63)
Staffordshire (2) 2nd wicket partnership: 50 runs in 72 balls 40 mins (5x4s 0x6s); K Ali 12 runs (22); DP Brierley 31 runs (50)
Staffordshire (2) 5th wicket partnership: 50 runs in 46 balls 25 mins (2x4s 4x6s); K Ali 20 runs (24); MJ Hill 27 runs (22)