Cambridge University v Kent
University Match 1973
VenueFP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge on 16th, 17th, 18th May 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCambridge University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 2 wickets
UmpiresDGL Evans, KE Palmer
ScorersHJ Hart (Cambridge University), C Lewis (Kent)
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 223/3 (Snowden 83*, Aworth 5*)
Close of play day 2Kent (1) 262/7 (Ealham 54*, Julien 81*)

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Hodsonc Luckhurst b Woolmer111     
S Wrightlbw b Graham1     
*PH Edmondsc Cowdrey b Elms2     
W Snowdennot out108     
CJ Aworthc Nicholls b Julien30     
TJ Murrillslbw b Shepherd1     
RK Bakernot out10     
+CRV Taylordid not bat      
BR Martindid not bat      
J Roundelldid not bat      
RJ Hadleydid not bat      
Extras(14 b, 14 lb, 5 nb, 2 w)35
Total(5 wickets, declared, 141 overs)298
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-10, 3-212, 4-271, 5-272
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Graham20   7271--
Julien17   7431--
Elms21   4681--
Shepherd34   18541--
Johnson30   19260--
Woolmer18   6391--
Cowdrey1   060--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BW Luckhurstb Hodson56     
GW Johnsonc and b Martin30     
+D Nichollsc and b Martin5     
MC Cowdreyc Baker b Hodson7     
AGE Ealhamnot out54     
Asif Iqbalst Taylor b Edmonds5     
JN Shepherdc and b Hodson6     
RA Woolmerc Taylor b Edmonds13     
BD Juliennot out81     
RB Elmsdid not bat      
JN Grahamdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 2 nb)5
Total(7 wickets, declared, 87 overs)262
Fall of wickets:
1-58, 2-76, 3-93, 4-101, 5-108, 6-115, 7-142
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadley7   0390--
Roundell5   2210--
Edmonds38   141022--
Martin16   2542--
Hodson21   4413--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Hodsonlbw b Elms5     
S Wrightb Elms8     
CJ Aworthb Woolmer11     
W Snowdenlbw b Shepherd7     
*PH Edmondsc Luckhurst b Woolmer0     
TJ Murrillsnot out29     
RK Bakerc Cowdrey b Woolmer0     
+CRV Taylorb Shepherd2     
BR Martinlbw b Shepherd9     
J Roundelllbw b Woolmer0     
RJ Hadleyc Asif Iqbal b Shepherd1     
Extras(10 b, 2 lb)12
Total(all out, 54.2 overs)84
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-22, 3-33, 4-33, 5-37, 6-37, 7-44, 8-72, 9-75, 10-84 (54.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Graham4   1120--
Elms10   2212--
Woolmer17   10124--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Asif Iqbalc Murrills b Roundell10     
GW Johnsonc Edmonds b Hodson25     
+D Nichollsc Edmonds b Martin1     
MC Cowdreyrun out20     
RA Woolmerlbw b Hodson3     
JN Shepherdc Hadley b Hodson16     
AGE Ealhamb Edmonds8     
*BW Luckhurstnot out21     
RB Elmsrun out2     
JN Grahamnot out1     
BD Juliendid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 8 lb, 5 w)14
Total(8 wickets, 48 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-32, 3-47, 4-53, 5-77, 6-87, 7-110, 8-116
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadley5   2140--
Roundell4   1121--
Edmonds15   5281--
Martin5   3101--
Hodson19   5433--

--> RP Hodson (1) passed his previous highest score of 84 in First-Class matches
--> RP Hodson (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> RP Hodson (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 15
--> W Snowden (1) passed his previous highest score of 104 in First-Class matches
--> W Snowden (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 21
--> TJ Murrills (2) passed his previous highest score of 24 in First-Class matches