Sussex Second XI v Essex Second XI
Second Eleven Championship 1976
VenueRecreation Ground, Haywards Heath on 17th, 18th May 1976 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex Second XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex Second XI won by 8 wickets
UmpiresAC Briggs, A Cuthbertson
Close of play day 1

Essex Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardiec Cheatle b Still19     
R Herbertc Phillipson b Cheatle40     
MK Foshc Hoadley b Phillipson1     
KR Pontb Phillipson1     
PA Hectorc Head b Phillipson2     
DA Arnoldb Cheatle21     
PGA Sundbergc Phillipson b Wadey39     
SG Plumbnot out27     
+DE Eastlbw b Javed Miandad2     
*B Taylorb Javed Miandad19     
PJ Snellingst Head b Cheatle4     
Extras(4 b, 6 lb, 12 nb)22
Total(all out, 76.5 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-26 (Hardie), 2-32 (Fosh), 3-40 (Pont), 4-44 (Hector), 5-79 (Arnold), 6-127 (Herbert), 7-142 (Sundberg), 8-150 (East), 9-191 (Taylor), 10-197 (Snelling)
Sussex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wadey15   5391--
Phillipson23   7353-2
Still5   1141-4
Javed Miandad21   7462-8

Sussex Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Morleyretired hurt52     
SJ Hoadleyc East b Pont25     
AEW Parsonslbw b Pont5     
KC Wesselsb Pont1     
Javed Miandadlbw b Snelling50     
CP Phillipsonnot out34     
KB Smithb Pont5     
+TJ Headc and b Pont9     
RGL Cheatlest East b Snelling0     
SJ Stillnot out4     
ANC Wadeydid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 6 nb, 2 w)18
Total(7 wickets, declared, 60 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-39 (Hoadley), 2-51 (Parsons), 3-57 (Wessels), 4-144 (Javed Miandad), 5-171 (Smith), 6-195 (Head), 7-199 (Cheatle)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pont23   9505-7
Hector11   235011
Plumb9   14501-
Snelling17   3552--

Essex Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardielbw b Wadey17     
R Herbertc Smith b Wadey2     
MK Foshc Hoadley b Wadey16     
KR Pontb Phillipson0     
PA Hectorb Wadey0     
DA Arnoldc Morley b Javed Miandad39     
PGA Sundbergc Wessels b Cheatle28     
SG Plumbc Morley b Cheatle4     
+DE Eastc Wessels b Javed Miandad0     
*B Taylorc Smith b Cheatle0     
PJ Snellingnot out0     
Extras(9 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)15
Total(all out, 56.5 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Herbert), 2-37 (Hardie), 3-42 (Fosh), 4-42 (Pont), 5-44 (Hector), 6-100 (Sundberg), 7-117 (Arnold), 8-117 (East), 9-120 (Taylor), 10-121 (Plumb)
Sussex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Phillipson16   5351--
Wadey14   52343-
Javed Miandad9   4162-1
Still3   180--
Smith1   080--

Sussex Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SJ Hoadleyc Sundberg b Hector30     
KC Wesselsc Hardie b Snelling38     
AEW Parsonsnot out37     
Javed Miandadnot out5     
CP Phillipsondid not bat      
JD Morleydid not bat      
KB Smithdid not bat      
+TJ Headdid not bat      
RGL Cheatledid not bat      
SJ Stilldid not bat      
ANC Wadeydid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(2 wickets, 25.3 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-49 (Hoadley), 2-106 (Wessels)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pont9   2330--
Hector8   1301--
Plumb4   0310--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> JD Morley retired hurt in the Sussex Second XI first innings having scored 52 (team had lost 4 wickets)