Northamptonshire v Middlesex
John Player Special League 1985
VenueLondon Road, Tring on 7th July 1985 (40-over match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthamptonshire won by 5 wickets
PointsNorthamptonshire 4; Middlesex 0
UmpiresJW Holder, JA Jameson

Middlesex inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
GD Barlowc Ripley b Mallender1     
WN Slackst Ripley b Williams74     
*MW Gattinglbw b Larkins54     
CT Radleyst Ripley b Williams37     
RO Butcherc Capel b Wild0     
+PR Downtonc Wild b Mallender23     
JE Embureynot out11     
SP Hughesnot out10     
NF Williamsdid not bat      
PH Edmondsdid not bat      
WW Danieldid not bat      
Extras(17 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)20
Total(6 wickets, innings closed, 40 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-105, 3-160, 4-165, 5-198, 6-213
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Capel4   0120---3.00
Mallender7   0212--21.003.00
Wild7   0471--42.006.71
Larkins8   0461--48.005.75
Harper8   0520---6.50
Williams6   0352--18.005.83

Northamptonshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
W Larkinsb Williams25     
RJ Baileynot out103     
AJ Lambc Radley b Edmonds33     
RA Harperb Edmonds1     
RJ Boyd-Mossst Downton b Edmonds9     
*G Cookst Downton b Emburey46     
RG Williamsnot out9     
DJ Capeldid not bat      
DJ Wilddid not bat      
+D Ripleydid not bat      
NA Mallenderdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 w)5
Total(5 wickets, 39.5 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-91, 3-93, 4-114, 5-206
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Daniel8   0380---4.75
Edmonds8   0333--16.004.12
Emburey8   0381--48.004.75
Hughes8   0490---6.12
Slack2   0220---11.00

--> RJ Bailey passed his previous highest score of 79 in List A matches
--> RJ Bailey made his first century in List A matches