Northamptonshire v Sussex
John Player League 1973
VenueWellingborough School Ground, Wellingborough on 12th August 1973 (40-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex won by 6 wickets
PointsNorthamptonshire 0; Sussex 4
UmpiresAEG Rhodes, TW Spencer

Northamptonshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
RT Virginc Griffith b Spencer40     
C Milburnc Prideaux b Spencer24     
A Taitb Marshall4     
Mushtaq Mohammadc Spencer b MA Buss19     
+G Sharplbw b Phillipson5     
*PJ Wattsc Phillipson b A Buss22     
DS Steelerun out43     
G Cookc MA Buss b Phillipson4     
A Hodgsonnot out9     
RR Baileyrun out3     
JCJ Dyedid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 10 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 40 overs)186
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-40, 3-75, 4-91, 5-105, 6-131, 7-153, 8-179, 9-186 (40 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
A Buss8   1311--48.003.88
Spencer8   0372--24.004.62
Marshall8   0231--48.002.88
MA Buss8   1271--48.003.38
Phillipson8   0552--24.006.88

Sussex inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
MA Bussst Sharp b Mushtaq Mohammad48     
JD Morleyc Hodgson b Bailey50     
RM Prideauxb Milburn6     
PJ Gravesnot out48     
MJJ Faberb Dye11     
+MG Griffithnot out20     
*A Bussdid not bat      
GA Greenidgedid not bat      
J Spencerdid not bat      
RPT Marshalldid not bat      
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(4 wickets, 39.2 overs)187
Fall of wickets:
1-82, 2-91, 3-112, 4-143
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Dye8   0331--48.004.12
Milburn8   1361--48.004.50
Bailey8   0421--48.005.25
Mushtaq Mohammad8   0261--48.003.25

--> RPT Marshall made his debut in List A matches
--> JD Morley passed his previous highest score of 36 in List A matches